Local News

Lib Dem Cabinet rejects parking standards for Eastbourne

Lib-Dem controlled Eastbourne Borough Council has blocked a Conservative proposal to devise car parking standards for new residential developments and ease residents’ concerns about a lack spaces in the town.

 

Preserving Character of Meads

Tarmac in an Eastbourne conservation area is now red after local Conservative councillor Barry Taylor intervened as work was taking place.

Eastbourne CWO learns from the last 100 years

Women’s getting the vote and gaining political power over the last 100 years was the recent focus of a tea and talk by Eastbourne Conservative Women’s Organisation.
 

Victorian Lamp Post Restored To Former Glory

A dangerous Victorian lamp post in Old Town has been restored to its former glory after a local campaigner called East Sussex County Council to ask them to fix it.
 

Response to Lib Dem Budget

Conservative Group of Eastbourne Borough Councillors has responded to the Liberal Democrats Budget by calling upon them to defer the charge for the collection of garden waste for one year.

Sov Cllrs Visit HMS Puncher

Three Conservative Eastbourne Borough Councillors took a tour of the Royal Navy’s HMS Puncher at the weekend when the warship came to its adopted town for a visit.

Caroline Ansell: Stop Further Press Regulation

Eastbourne’s former MP Caroline Ansell has welcomed the launch of a new review on the future of local and regional media and pledged her support to stop further press regulation.