// Moss Bros to open new stores as Brits are returning more to physical retail // The menswear retailer will open two stores in London, one in Eastbourne and a further store in Brighton Moss Bros is set to open four new stores over the next three months as it invests in “a heightened customer experience” that post-pandemic consumers are looking for.
Emergency services were called this morning (September 26) A 38-year-old man has been pronounced dead today (September 26) at a park in Eastbourne. Sussex Police has confirmed that emergency services were called to Hampden Park just after 9am over reports of concerns for a man's welfare.
Officers and a dog unit were called to a Post Office in Eastbourne town centre due to a possible break-in, according to police. By Jacob Panons Monday, 26th September 2022, 3:01 pm Updated Monday, 26th September 2022, 3:01 pm Police said they received a report of a possible break-in at a Post Office in Southfields Road at 10.50pm on Saturday, September 23.
The provision of affordable homes is yet to be agreed Lewes bus station is set to be demolished to make way for 40 new homes. The bus station closed on Friday (September 16) after East Sussex County Council's licence to use the premises expired. The closure resulted in bus services to Brighton, Eastbourne, Burgess Hill and Haywards Heath being affected.
Marks and Spencer in Eastbourne has unveiled a ‘brand-new, better, fresher store’ which is home to a food hall with a ‘fresh-market feel’. The store opened its doors on Thursday, September 22, with store manager Dan Moss cutting the ribbon alongside Percy Pig.
Two people were treated by the ambulance service after a blaze broke out at a flat in Eastbourne, according to a spokesperson from East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service (ESFRS). By Jacob Panons Monday, 26th September 2022, 2:14 pm Updated Monday, 26th September 2022, 2:14 pm
Tempo 10k, a race for all abilities, took place in Eastbourne at the weekend. Tempo, a running shop in Susans Road, holds the 10k which took place yesterday (Sunday, September 25). It’s the eight year this event has gone ahead and supports Eastbourne RNLI and St Wilfrid’s Hospice.
Burger King has opened in Eastbourne town centre. The fast food chain welcomed its first customers at 11am on Monday, September 26. Deputy mayor Candy Vaughan officially opened the Eastbourne branch. Councillor Vaughan said: “I couldn’t wait to actually get here. It’s what they [residents] have been missing, they have said.
A gardener has completed a 100-mile challenge of pushing a wheelbarrow along the South Downs Way for charity. Andrew Nuttall, from Maidstone, took seven days to walk from Winchester to Eastbourne and aims to raise money and awareness to help a local homeless organisation. The 55-year-old hopes to raise £5,500 for Maidstone Homeless Care (MHC) – a charity which operates both as a food bank, mental health support and delivers life skills sessions to vulnerable men and women in the borough.
Sussex Police are appealing for information regarding the whereabouts of Alfie, from Eastbourne. By Connor Gormley Saturday, 24th September 2022, 12:41 pm Updated Saturday, 24th September 2022, 12:41 pm He is white, 5’ 1 and slim. Police say he was last seen on the evening of Monday, September 19.
An 18-year-old boy was given a national WellChild Award earlier this month at a ceremony in London. Jack Metcalfe spent years caring for his seriously ill little sister Sophie, who was born in 2018 but died last year. Sophie was diagnosed with acute necrotising encephalitis when she was 11 months old.
A school in Eastbourne supported International Car Day yesterday. Compton Place Road and Borough Road were closed most of yesterday (September 22) for International Car Free Day (ICFD). The day stresses the importance of alternative travel and encourages people to walk/cycle rather than getting in the car.
A five-bedroom house in Eastbourne town centre has been listed on Zoopla with a guide price of £1,250,000. The property in Old Orchard Road was listed on Zoopla on September 15. On Zoopla it says the semi-detached Victorian house is believed to have been built in 1895. The property has ‘beautifully proportioned’, high-ceilinged accommodation over three floors which includes a ‘generous’ drawing room and a kitchen/family dining room with recycled glass and solid wood work surfaces and integrated appliances, according to the listing.
Eastbourne Oktoberfest will be back next weekend. Oktoberfest will come to Eastbourne’s Winter Gardens on October 1. There will be live music, Bavarian dancing girls, party games, a bar, and plenty of food. What is Oktoberfest? Oktoberfest is an annual festival in Munich.
Local students have worked with an artist for an exhibition at Eastbourne’s Towner Gallery. By India Wentworth Friday, 23rd September 2022, 10:26 am Updated Friday, 23rd September 2022, 10:27 am Students from East Sussex College Lewes collaborated with David Blandy for ‘The Edge of Forever’ video exhibition which opened this week (September 20) and closes October 2.
An ice rink is returning to Eastbourne town centre this Christmas. Your Eastbourne BID chief executive Stephen Holt expressed delight that the popular ice rink will be by the Enterprise Shopping Centre again from December 1 to January 8. Mr Holt added: “It was a massive draw for the town.
A man who stabbed a teenager, 15, in Eastbourne has been given an extended sentence of 11-and-a-half years. Joseph Heavey, 32, attacked the boy in Seaside on January 11 last year. The teenager had been visiting a friend who lived in the same building as Heavey when the two became involved in an argument inside the property.
There were two more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in Eastbourne. By Patrick Jack, Data Reporter Thursday, 22nd September 2022, 4:19 pm There were two more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in Eastbourne. A total of 382 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus dashboard was updated on September 22 (Thursday) – up from 380 a week previously.
The attack happened on a busy street in Eastbourne A man who stabbed a 15-year-old boy in broad daylight in Eastbourne has been given an extended sentence of 11-and-a-half years. The charge related to an attack on a teenager in Seaside on the afternoon of January 11, 2021.