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Bus stop move as improvement scheme work begins

Artist's impression of Eastbourne Town Centre Improvement SchemeBUS stops in Eastbourne town centre will move next week as work begins in earnest on the Eastbourne Town Centre Improvement Scheme.

On Monday (April 9 2018) westbound buses which currently stop in Terminus Road will move to nearby Gildredge Road, where temporary bus shelters have been erected, while Terminus Road will be reduced to one lane eastbound only. Continue reading

100 years on – fight for equality continues

By Becky Shaw, chief executive of East Sussex County Council

Today (Thursday, March 8 2018) is International Women’s Day, which this year coincides with the centenary of the Representation of the People Act passing into law.

While it granted the vote only to property-owning women over 30, the Act was a major milestone on the road to universal suffrage for women and the product of the extraordinary efforts of ordinary people over many years. Continue reading