Listen to local experts MPs tell department of health

Local MP’s including Eastbourne’s Caroline Ansell say they are ‘disappointed’ their constituencies have been placed in Tier 2 under the Government’s latest measures to combat Coronavirus. Ms Ansell, along with Bexhill and Battle MP Huw Merriman, Wealden’s Nus Ghani and Sally-Ann Hart who represents Hastings and Rye say: “We share the disappointment of residents who […]

Eastbourne in tier two – find out what that means for you

The Government has announced that East Sussex – and that means Eastbourne – will be in Tier 2 (High alert) from Wednesday December 2nd when the current national lockdown ends. Tier two rules include: No household mixing. Rule of 6 applies outdoors. Pubs and bars must close, unless operating as restaurants. The tiers will be reviewed every […]

Its about ‘personal responsibility’ says Sussex Police

Local Police say they will be encouraging people to play their part in preventing the spread of Covid-19 as changes to the government’s regulations come into force today (Monday September 14th). The regulation changes will limit gatherings to six people, except in a small number of circumstances including schools, workplaces and organised team sports. Sussex […]

Virus ‘has not gone away’ but new cases ‘carefully managed’

Earlier today Eastbourne Borough Council, East Sussex County Council and Public Health England issued an update on rates of Covid-19 infections in Eastbourne. The virus has not gone away and and the update said there was a fluctuation of relatively small numbers of cases in many parts of the country. In Eastbourne the weekly infection […]