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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.

Burns Lunch Success!

Eastbourne Conservatives held a Burns’ Fundraising lunch at the town’s Lansdowne Hotel.


The event last Friday came with bagpipes and Burns’ ‘Address to a Haggis’ performed by Dame Elaine Montgomerie.


Parking - Devonshire Park

Meads Cllrs, Robert Smart and Barry Taylor, have written to Meads residents to bring their attention to new East Sussex County Council proposals for parking the area.

The letter and survey are shown below.

'Dear Resident,

MP Breaks His Word Over Brexit

Eastbourne’s former MP Caroline Ansell today said Stephen Lloyd has shattered the trust of local people by breaking his word over supporting Brexit.

Construction Underway!

Conservative councillors have visited the long-awaited Sovereign Community Centre site to see how work is progressing.

Parking Zone G

A letter to residents of Parking Zone G, in the Town Centre, from Meads Councillor Robert Smart.


Dear Resident,

I am writing to you as a resident of ‘Parking Zone G’ within Eastbourne Town Centre to canvass your views regarding parking in your area.