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. […]

Police have successful weekend ‘disrupting’ criminal activity

The bank holiday weekend saw police in Eastbourne and around the county make arrests as part of Operation Safety in response to knife crime and serious violence. The start of the weekend saw officers stop a suspicious car travelling the A259 between Seaford and Eastbourne. As they pulled up behind the vehicle, an object was […]

College is giving hope and rebuilding aspiration!

The chance to find out more about how young people end up in their jobs and how they access training landed right on the doorstep of local MP Caroline Ansell this week. During what was National Careers Week, Ms Ansell was able to speak directly to the young painters and decorators who were working on […]

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 […]

Wanted: Home cooks to help supply hot meals to the homeless

Warming up the Homeless, which supports people across Eastbourne, Hastings and Bexhill, is in need of some extra cooks. The registered charity is looking for people that are willing to regularly supply hot food for its outreach project. It will supply all the ingredients and disposable containers – and these can be delivered to you […]

It’s only been a year – Donna and Ray have big plans for Sharnfold

It’s just a year since Donna Bull and Ray Grant became the new owners of a popular 79 acre tourist attraction just a few miles from their home town – they’ve achieved a lot already but they’ve got even bigger plans for its future. Donna and Ray have invested heavily to boost Sharnfold Farm, situated at […]