Firefighters battle blaze in Eastbourne home

Firefighters were called to a blaze in an Eastbourne home this morning.

Attempted robbery on Eastbourne seafront

Attempted robbery on Eastbourne seafront

Police are appealing for witnesses after an attempted robbery on the seafront.

Photo by Eddie Mitchell

Firefighters tackling major blaze near Lewes

Six fire engines have been called to a major blaze near Lewes this morning (Friday).


VIDEO: 'Terrible state' of Hailsham High Street sparks fury

Residents are furious after multi-million pound work to Hailsham High Street has started to break down just months after it finished.
Nika back at home

UPDATE: Missing Eastbourne puppy returns home

Owners are over the moon their Eastbourne puppy which had been missing for more than two days is now safely home.

Litter bugs are being targetted with a new rule from Wealden Council

New £75 fine for owner if litter thrown from vehicle in Wealden

If litter is dropped from a vehicle, the owner can now be issued with a £75 fine – no matter who was responsible for throwing it.

Councillor Alan Shuttleworth with residents campaigning against the closure of Langney Library in Eastbourne (Photo by Jon Rigby)

Community comes together in bid to save Langney Library

People are looking to take over the Langney Library site for a facility run entirely by volunteers and funded by the community.

Take a leap of faith on Eastbourne's first ever bungee jump

175ft Bungee jump coming to Eastbourne

Eastbourne’s first ever bungee jump is coming to town this summer.

The post shared on the Eastbourne Police Facebook page

Eastbourne police apologises for Facebook post about homeless people at bandstand

Eastbourne police has clarified a Facebook post about homeless people being moved on from the bandstand – and apologised to those who saw it as unsympathetic.

Sovereign Disabled Swimming Club annual gala at Motcombe Pool

Eastbourne swimming pool to reopen following sudden closure

An Eastbourne swimming pool has announced it is to reopen soon after an issue caused it to be closed for more than a month.

Emergency services at the scene of a blaze in Kingsmere on Wednesday. Photo by Dan Jessup

Eastbourne firefighters advise how to keep kitchen killers at bay this Friday the 13th

This Friday the 13th the fire service has some advice to keep kitchen killers at bay – after crews were called to a number of blazes in Eastbourne this week.

Paul Ely at Berwick railway crossing (Photo by Jon Rigby)

Man on crutches left shaken by rail level crossing ordeal

A man on crutches who says he was nearly struck by a level crossing said it is ‘extremely dangerous’ for disabled people and something needs to be done.

Matt Webb, chairman of the Sussex Police Federation

Sussex Police Federation joins row over frontline officer numbers

The organisation which represents police officers has joined the debate over what the increase in council tax bills will pay for in terms of numbers of officers on the beat.

Photo by Dan Jessup

BREAKING: Man dies after being crushed by car in Hailsham

A 21-year-old man has died after being crushed by a car in Hailsham.

A fire engine on scene

Firefighters called to flat blaze in Eastbourne

Firefighters were called to a blaze in a block of flats this afternoon.

Emergency services called to Eastbourne collision

Emergency services called to Eastbourne collision

A two-car collision on a busy Eastbourne road has caused rush hour delays this afternoon (Wednesday).

A bundle of fox cubs rescued previously by WRAS

Eastbourne residents urged to look out for orphaned fox cubs

Eastbourne residents are being asked to watch out for fox cubs after their mother was hit by a car.

The competition raised money for homeless charity the Matthew 25 Mission

Eastbourne’s best sausage crowned

The town’s best banger has been crowned.

Paul Nelson is running the London Marathon for the British Heart Foundation

Eastbourne man who performed CPR on two strangers takes on London Marathon for British Heart Foundation

A man who performed CPR on two strangers within six months has been inspired to run the London Marathon.

Photo Dan Jessup

Peacehaven teen jailed for Eastbourne stabbing

A teenager has been jailed for seven years after a stabbing in Eastbourne.

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