Take a tour through theatre’s history

THE ROYAL Hippodrome Friends will be at the Theatre in Seaside Road on July 14 to take visitors on a tour of this place of entertainment, which is the oldest theatre in Eastbourne.

Designed and built by the renowned Victorian architect, C J Phipps.

The tour will be begin at 10am and last approximately one and a half hours during which you will learn some of its history and be introduced to backstage (there is only disabled access to the stalls).

Entry is £4.