Incident at The Beacon in Eastbourne

The Beacon Centre, Eastbourne
The Beacon Centre, Eastbourne

The Beacon shopping centre in Eastbourne has been evacuated this morning (August 19) due to an incident.

A suspected fire was said to have broken out in Nando’s on the first floor of the shopping centre at about 9am.

However, a spokesperson for The Beacon confirmed it had been a false alarm.

This is when the newest store is opening in Eastbourne’s Beacon