Local News

Beachy Head East to be protected

Former Eastbourne MP Caroline Ansell expressed her delight today that Beachy Head East is likely to become a Marine Conservation Zone after she lobbied for the designation when she was in parliament.


Rodmill Postmaster Retires

Conservative councillors and prospective MP Caroline Ansell have paid tribute to retiring Framfield Way Post Office owners Norman and Marion Russell.

Anti-Social Behaviour at the Spit

Conservative borough councillors have been involved in a response to anti-social behaviour concerns on the Spit at Sovereign Harbour.

Lib Dems Refuse to Help Disabled Residents and Parents

Eastbourne Conservatives have criticised the Liberal Democrat-led borough council for “missing a golden opportunity” to help disabled residents and parents by banning parking on grass verges and pavements.


Sovereign Councillors Push For Eyesore To Be Cleared

Sovereign Conservative councillors have finally discovered who owns the litter-strewn wasteland between the Waterfront and Crumbles car parks and are now pressing for the eyesore to be cleared.

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.