Eastbourne retailer backs down after recent dispute

A controversial application to put tables and chairs outside of a coffee shop in Eastbourne has been scrapped.

Wednesday, 6th November 2019, 7:58 am
STARBUCKS and Specsavers in Terminus Road, Eastbourne (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-190919-105713008

Starbucks, in Terminus Road, has withdrawn plans, submitted to Eastbourne Borough Council, to put customer-use tables and chairs in the pedestrianised high street.

Starbucks’ neighbours, Specsavers, opposed the application when it was submitted in September.

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