Young Eastbourne entrepreneurs sell their wares at the Beacon

Youngsters set up shop in the Beacon Centre on March 9 to sell their wares as part of a Young Enterprise Company Programme event.

Wednesday, 13th March 2019, 10:12 am
Updated Wednesday, 13th March 2019, 11:15 am
Young Enterprise trade fair. L-R, Blaize Siggers, Bailie Paterson and Zara Truman (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-191103-113847008
Young Enterprise trade fair. L-R, Blaize Siggers, Bailie Paterson and Zara Truman (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-191103-113847008

The teams launched their businesses before Christmas and the trade fair provided a great opportunity to sell directly to the public and gain precious new skills, as well as finding out how popular their products were with the shoppers.

Young Enterprise trade fair. Charlotte Smethers (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-191103-113910008
Young Enterprise trade fair. L-R, Nathan Wood, Shans Uddin andScott Emson (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-191103-113921008
Young Enterprise trade fair. L-R, Maisie Williams,Maddie Parrett, Ben Fox and Milly Jones (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-191103-113933008
Young Enterprise trade fair. L-R, Mary Piggott, Peter Colebourn and Linda Pallien (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-191103-113944008
New Oceans won the award for Best Customer Service. Photo by Chris Pascoe. SUS-190313-110214001
Youngsters at the Beacon Centre. Photo by Chris Pascoe. SUS-190313-110224001
Unum won the award for Best Stand. Photo by Chris Pascoe. SUS-190313-110203001