Local News

Devolved Budget Saves Green Space

Ratton councillors have overseen the planting of bulbs and trees at a site that was earmarked for housing development but which the trio successfully fought to keep as an open space.

Cllr Colin Belsey welcomes planning refusal

Ratton Conservative councillor Colin Belsey has welcomed the refusal by the Planning Inspector to grant permission for a house in Walnut Tree Walk.


Eastbourne Conservatives take part in Poppy Appeal

Conservative Eastbourne borough councillors and former MP Caroline Ansell were out in the town at the weekend selling poppies as part of this year’s Royal British Legion appeal.

Eastbourne Lifeboat Receives Cheque

Former Operations Manager, now an RNLI fundraiser and local councillor Paul Metcalfe, has recently received a £300 cheque that will go towards the Eastbourne lifeboat.