Menopause at Work! Are women getting the support they need?

While every woman’s menopause is different, most women over 50 will have had symptoms that affect their work and for one in three women, those symptoms are severe! Did you know: Women are the fastest growing demographic in the jobs market. Eighty per cent of menopausal women are in work and in fact, around 4.3 […]

Kickstarting job opportunities for young people

Eastbourne and Willingdon MP Caroline Ansell has visited the town’s job centre to hear about how the Government’s Kickstart employment programme for young people is being rolled out locally. Caroline went to the building in St Anne’s Road, Eastbourne on Friday and spoke with the centre’s team who are finding candidates for the 125 Kickstarter […]

Eastbourne man arrested for multiple offences including cannabis cultivation

A routine speed check on King Edwards Parade in Eastbourne led to a driver being arrested for multiple offences including cannabis cultivation. Police were conducting static checks at around 5.20pm on Thursday June 17th when their attention was drawn to a BMW 1 Series travelling 45mph in a 30mph zone. Officers pursued the vehicle, which […]

Two men arrested and firearm recovered following disturbance in Eastbourne store

Police arrested two men after responding to a report of a disturbance at the Langley Tesco store in Eastbourne. Officers were called to the store shortly after noon on Friday June 18th after a member of the public alerted security to two men causing alarm. An off-duty police officer also intervened as the two suspects […]

Police appeal for dangerous driver

Police are appealing for witnesses after a damaged vehicle was seen driving dangerously in the Eastbourne and Polegate area. Police received reports of a vehicle driving dangerously around Eastbourne and Polegate around 12pm on Friday 11th June. The vehicle collided with a car in Broadwater Way at 12.34pm and failed to stop at the scene. […]

Hair loss – is there anything we can do about it anyway?

Having our hair ‘done’ should make us feel good. Haircuts and styles give us choices about how we express ourselves. Hair also protects our scalp from sunburn, so it’s not surprising that we may feel anxious and alarmed if our hair starts to thin.  This month I consider whether hair thinning, or hair loss in women is […]

So you want to be a police officer? Well now’s your chance

Sussex Police has opened police officer recruitment for the first time this year, as part of its push to drive up police officer numbers by 2022. During this round of recruitment applications will be sought for those who will begin training in 2022 as part of a three year programme where recruits will study for […]

Dangerous driving – police appeal for witnesses

Police investigating an incident of dangerous driving in Eastbourne are appealing for witnesses. Around 11am on Sunday April 25th, police were called to a report of dangerous driving involving a silver Mercedes Coupe and a silver Vauxhall Corsa. The Corsa had been driving along Dittons Road, before turning right at the roundabout onto Adur Drive. […]

Don’t let the myths put you off – could you be a foster carer?

Could you be a foster carer? As part of Foster Care Fortnight an appeal has gone out across the county urging people to consider becoming foster carers. During the annual campaign, which this year runs from May 10th, the East Sussex County Council is highlighting the need to find more people who can provide local children […]