Local News

Eastbourne residents kept in the dark

Conservative Councillors are demanding the Lib Dem Council to come clean as to whether they are using Covid 19 as an excuse to run down vital services in the town. Are these desperate attempts to compensate for commercial investments failing before the onset of Covid 19?


Moving Tourist Information Centre 'shooting ourselves in the foot'

Meads Ward Councillor Jane Lamb expressed serious concern at the loss of the town centre Tourist Information Centre at a time when businesses, hospitality and other departments in the council are working hard to promote recovery and welcome visitors and residents to participate in the events and

Cllr Robert Smart elected new leader

Councillor Robert Smart, a retired international businessman and professional accountant has been elected as Group Leader of the Conservative Group on Eastbourne Borough Council.


Caroline Ansell welcomes more Government cash for Eastbourne & Willingdon

Eastbourne and Willingdon MP Caroline Ansell has welcomed more than £1 million of extra government funding to help the town’s borough council during the Coronavirus pandemic.

The latest grant of £1,026,186 is not ringfenced and can be used however the authority sees fit.