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Upset as seafront tribute to homeless woman ‘removed’

Friends of a homeless woman found dead on Eastbourne seafront say they were shocked to find tributes to her had been removed.

Firwood House, Brassey Avenue, Eastbourne (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-180124-190316008

Eastbourne care home Firwood House set to close

An Eastbourne care home is set to close but another under threat facility is due to be handed a reprieve by the county council.

Alex Polizzi, business guru and presenter of hit Channel 5 show The Hotel Inspector. Credit TwoFour Broadcast

TV star to support open garden

TV presenter Alex Polizzi will be supporting Friends of Eastbourne Hospital’s open garden next week.

Parking permits to go online as new system launched

Parking permits to go online as new system launched

Motorists will be able to apply for a parking permit at the click of a mouse when a new system is introduced next month.

Police news

Motorbike and car collide on Hailsham High Street

A collision is causing heavy traffic build up on Hailsham High Street this afternoon (Monday).

Hampden Park level crossing

Hampden Park rally to highlight dangers of air pollution

Campaigners will be taking to Hampden Park railway crossing in a rally to highlight the dangers of air pollution this Clean Air Day.

A27 meeting at Selmeston Village Hall

More than 100 residents discuss future of the A27

More than 100 residents gathered at a meeting to discuss plans to dual the A27.

Mohamed Barakat, 63, from Goring, next to his front door which was broken into. The dent can be seen on the doorframe where the burglars forced one of the three locks.

COUNTY NEWS: Husband’s despair as thieves steal wife’s operation money

A man has spoken of his despair after thieves stole money to fund a life-changing operation for his disabled wife.


The 35 medicines no longer available on NHS prescription from this month

The NHS has banned free prescriptions for some ‘over the counter’ medicines such as constipation and athletes foot starting this month

A Southern train

Train delays between Eastbourne, Bexhill and Hastings due to trespassers on railway

Passengers are currently facing disruption on trains between Eastbourne and Hastings.

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BREAKING: Woman and child’s bodies found at Beachy Head

The bodies of what is believed to be a mother and her five-year-old child were found at Beachy Head this morning.

Slow traffic after Eastbourne collision

Slow traffic after Eastbourne collision

Traffic is slow following a collision in Eastbourne Road earlier this morning, according to reports.


Running 1,000 km across Spain barefoot to mark 59th birthday

A former international marathon runner has spent 52 days running across Spain barefoot through snow and rain to raise thousands for charity and mark her 59th birthday.

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Outdoor classroom badly damaged in Eastbourne school blaze

An outdoor learning area built for pupils’ enjoyment has been all but destroyed in a fire.

Still from video by Daniel Moon

VIDEO: Eastbourne and Newhaven Lifeboat in rescue off Seaford coast

Lifeboat and coastguard crews were called to an injured sailor in a yacht last night (Saturday).

Sarah Beeny is looking for Sussex residents to go on her new show

Sarah Beeny looking for Sussex homeowners for new TV show

Property expert Sarah Beeny is on the lookout for Sussex homeowners to star in her new TV show.

Photo by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Body found in city centre

Police are investigating after a body was found in a city centre yesterday (Saturday).

Avoid a World Cup penalty with a TV licence

Avoid a World Cup penalty with a TV licence

As World Cup fever grips millions of TV viewers around the UK this summer, Sussex supporters are being reminded to check their TV licence to avoid falling foul of a penalty.

Abid Gulzar the owner of Eastbourne pier (Pic by Jon Rigby)

Eastbourne Pier owner calls for positivity over Hastings Pier purchase

The new owner of Hastings Pier is calling for positivity after yesterday’s purchase.

Pevensey fox on rescue SUS-180613-102838001

TREVOR WEEKS: Glad tears as fox cub makes difficult but successful recovery

As mentioned in last week column, just over a week ago a little cub was admitted from Marine Avenue, Pevensey Bay.

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