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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.

Rt Hon Priti Patel MP visits Eastbourne

Former international development secretary Priti Patel headed was guest of honour at a recent dinner at Eastbourne’s Grand Hotel.


The recent fundraising event was for Eastbourne Conservatives.


Tory Cllr Supports Local Shops

Eastbourne retailers who were losing trade because of road works are celebrating today after local councillor Colin Murdoch stepped to ensure ‘open for business’ signs were put up.

Firwood House and Milton Grange

This proposal has caused concern in the town and Conservative borough councillors will be working with their county colleagues to make sure there is a thorough consultation and a clear vision on the future of these two homes, although I stress no decision has been made.