A new way to pay for a theatre trip

The Congress Theatre showing temporary scaffolding and covering erected following fall of concrete from frontage. October 4th 2012 E40123N
The Congress Theatre showing temporary scaffolding and covering erected following fall of concrete from frontage. October 4th 2012 E40123N

Residents and visitors to Eastbourne Tourist Information Centre (TIC) can now stock up on gift vouchers for Eastbourne and national the.

The gift tokens are available from £5 and up and can be used at a range of theatres nationwide, including the Eastbourne Theatres group.

With Eastbourne theatre tickets, bandstand concert tickets and a range of bus, coach and rail travel cards also available to buy, visitors and residents can easily plan their travel and entertainment in one easy shop.

Eastbourne Borough council cabinet member for tourism & leisure, Cllr Carolyn Heaps said, “National theatre tokens are a lovely addition at the TIC and make a great gift.

“In fact we have everything a visitor could ever need for their holiday, from maps and guides and accommodation booking, to beach bags, souvenirs, theatre tickets and travel arrangements.

“However residents can benefit too from cheap travel cards to local concert tickets, its all in one easy place, just pop in during your town centre shop.”

Eastbourne Tourist Information Centre more than a quarter of a million visitors every year and stocks a range of gifts and souvenirs, along with maps and visitor guides.

As well as booking National Express and Euroline coach tickets, the TIC is also the only agency in Eastbourne selling the popular Daysave and Groupsave rail tickets, providing all day travel across the Southern Rail network from just £7 per person (for a group of four), popular for cheap day trips to London.

Eastbourne Tourist Information Centre is based at Cornfield Road, Eastbourne BN21 4QA and is currently open 9.15am to 4.30pm (Mon – Fri) and 9.15pm to 1pm (Sat). Opening times will increase in March for mid season and again in May for high season.

For further information telephone 0871 663 0031 or visit www.visiteastbourne.com/tourism