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East Sussex Fire and Rescue HQ at Upperton Road Eastbourne. Dec 8th 2011 E49132M ENGSNL00120110812134300

BREAKING NEWS: Fire service HQ to move from Eastbourne to Lewes

East Sussex Fire Authority has voted in favour of relocating the service headquarters from Eastbourne to share the Sussex Police HQ site in Lewes.

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Guardswell Road House Fire Seaford

UPDATE: Five fire engines at the scene of Seaford house fire

Firefighters remain at the scene of fire in Seaford, damping down and cutting away to ensure the fire doesn’t reignite.

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BREAKING NEWS: Fire in roof of building in Seaford

Fire engines from Eastbourne have been mobilised to a fire in Seaford this afternoon (June 17).

Polegate School

Firefighters sent to Polegate school after small fire

A fire engine was sent to Polegate School this morning, after a fire in a light fitting.

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Tumble dryer blaze in Eastbourne home

Firefighters rushed to a home in Eastbourne, after smoke was spotted billowing out of a window this morning (June 5).

Down Your Way rss

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Residents split over Eastbourne Pier veto

Eastbourne residents have taken to social media to react to the council’s refusal of temporary fairground rides on the pier.

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Trevor's Week and Animal Stories rss

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VIDEO: Fire service called to cow stuck in Eastbourne waterway

Emergency services were sent to Croxden Way, Eastbourne, after a cow became stuck in a waterway.

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Concern for “unhappy swans” at Sovereign Harbour

Concern has been raised over “unhappy swans” nesting at Sovereign Harbour, after their cygnets die every year.

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The snake in Latimer Road

Sneaky snake on the loose in Eastbourne

A sneaky snake is on the loose in Latimer Road this morning.

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Builder Lee Cooper rescuing Domino the cat from this wall

VIDEO: Builder smashes wall to save trapped cat video

A PET cat has surely used up most of its nine lives after spending three days trapped in a cavity wall.

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Looking Back rss

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Take a trip back in time with WW1 Eastbourne newspapers

One hundred year old newspapers published in Eastbourne during the First World War have been preserved for future generations after being made available online for the first time.

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Looking Back: June 4 2015 marks 60th anniversary of plane crash off Eastbourne

This week saw the 60th anniversary of the crash off the Eastbourne coast of the 201 Squadron Short Sunderland RN288.

Announcements rss

Ena Buckwell : Acknowledgement

Published in the Eastbourne Herald on 08 November 2013

Chris Sutton : Birthday

Published in the Eastbourne Herald on 08 November 2013

David Spooner : Birthday memorial

Published in the Eastbourne Herald on 08 November 2013

David Spooner : Birthday memorial

Published in the Eastbourne Herald on 08 November 2013

Ben And Chloe Stoakley - Wicks : Birth

Published in the Eastbourne Herald on 08 November 2013

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