Kirsty Peyton-Lander speaks to the Herald after giving birth in the back of a car on the way to the Conquest Hospital in Hastings.6 comments
Eastbourne Herald reporter Joanne Smith visited the DGH on Wednesday (May 15) to speak with staff about the changes at the hospital.
A dog owner who regularly walks his Chihuahuas across a golf course says a greenkeeper has been pelting excrement at him following a dispute over his pets’ mess.8 comments
Shoppers in Hailsham had the chance to pick up some fresh, local produce at the weekend.
An Eastbourne antiques dealer is hoping a new project will help turn unemployed youngsters into entrepreneurs.
A Saxon tented village was set up for three days recently in Gildredge Park.
Eastbourne’s banks and building societies are doing more to help people with a hearing disability, but they could do better.2 comments
A life-saving piece of equipment has been delivered to Normans Bay at the site where a pensioner collapsed and was brought back to life by two quick-thinking men.
The annual conference of the Royal Air Force Association is celebrating its 70th anniversary with its annual conference in Eastbourne this weekend.
The Bandstand, which is now an iconic feature on Eastbourne’s seafront, was built in 1935, replacing the “Birdcage”.2 comments
Councillor Mike Thompson has been elected as mayor of Eastbourne for a second year and said he is looking forward to meeting even more people this year and raising money for good causes.
A wind farm for Polegate was turned down by Wealden planners on Wednesday morning (May 8).1 comment
Local businesses and organisations are being urged to nominate their star workplace learners for the Sussex Learning Awards.
IT is one of a series of popular weekly markets in East Sussex.
The driver who died after a crash on the A259 at Exceat on Tuesday (May 7) has been named as Alan Holyoake.
Eastbourne’s Lottery winner Diane Robson is living proof that the BN postcode is one of the luckiest in the country when it comes to creating millionaires.
Eastbourne Rugby Club president and archivist John Feakins has penned a book on the club’s history.
The bells of St Mary’s Church as ringing out across the village of Westham once again, after more than a decade of silence.
The Duke of Devonshire made a visit to St Wilfrid’s Hospice last week.
Former Conservative heavyweight Bob Lacey who defected to the UK Independence Party has been speaking of his party’s success in last Thursday’s East Sussex County Council elections.3 comments
A roller derby team who will be getting their skates on next month to head to Belgium have been given a boost by a local cafe.
After 12 years of fundraising, the JPK Project has reached a milestone and been granted planning permission to build a residential centre at a former church in Old Town.
Conservatives in East Sussex were left licking their wounds on a night when UKIP and Labour made gains in the county council elections.5 comments
The Liberal Democrats in Eastbourne were this morning savouring the sweet taste of success from the count at the East Sussex County Council elections.7 comments
It was a slow start to polling in Eastbourne as voting began early this morning for elections to East Sussex County Council.
Eastbourne mayor Mike Thompson showed off his sporty skills at the launch of the second Eastbourne Sports Festival.
The Royal Hippodrome Theatre is the oldest theatre in Eastbourne.
A security van with cash inside was targeted by robbers outside the Waitrose cash machine today (April 30).
Editor’s video blog video
Welcome to the first video blog from Keith Ridley, editor-in-chief of the Eastbourne Herald and Observer Series newspapers.
A roller derby team that is heading abroad to play its first international bout is being given a helping hand by a local cafe.
Eastbourne’s unsung heroes were honoured at the town’s Achievers Awards at the Winter Garden on Friday evening (April 26).
Police are appealing for witnesses after an armed robbery and arson at Hampden Park Post Office this morning (Tuesday, April 30).
The weekly Eastbourne Street Market is back after its winter break.
Nestled in the beautiful South Downs National Park and housed in a classic example of a 17th Century Sussex flint barn, the Seven Sisters Sheep Centre gives visitors the opportunity to experience a traditional and authentic family-run working farm,
The British Queen has been named the Herald’s Town Pub of the Year.
Towner Art Gallery is Eastbourne’s contemporary art museum.
The sight of the dredger Sospan Dau “rainblowing” on the beach close to Eastbourne Pier this weekend drew the crowds.
Eastbourne Borough manager Tommy Widdrington claims his team “is still evolving” after their draw against Hayes and Yeading saw them go clear of relegation from the Blue Square South division.
The Old Oak Inn, Arlington, has scooped the Country Pub of the Year award in an Eastbourne Herald competition.
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Sunday 19 May 2013
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