Ambulance called after overdose

A man and a woman were taken to Eastbourne DGH suffering from the effects of what is believed to be an overdose.

Police were called to a house in Madeira Drive by the ambulance service just before 8pm on Wednesday (December 5).

On arrival they found the man, described as ‘very ill’, and the woman, who is understood to have called the ambulance service.

Both have been taken to the Eastbourne DGH, where their condition today (Thursday) was described as stable.