Category Archives: Roads

Urgent need for fair funding, council leaders tell Minister

Leaders from East Sussex have taken the case for fair funding right to the heart of Government.

Cllr Keith Glazier and Cllr David Elkin, leader and deputy leader of East Sussex County Council, met Liz Truss MP, Chief Secretary to the Treasury on Thursday (December 6), to explain the pressures the county and its people are under. Continue reading

Major improvement scheme scaled back for festivities

SHOPPERS searching for the perfect Christmas presents will be given room to roam as work to transform Eastbourne town centre is scaled back.

As the festivities get into full swing, fencing will is being reduced and machinery moved to reveal more of the new paving laid as part of the major scheme to revitalise the centre. Continue reading

Heathfield road scheme finishes early

A MAJOR roadworks scheme in Heathfield town centre finishes today (Wednesday, November 28 2018) – two days ahead of schedule.

Work to reconstruct the High Street is finishing early despite the discovery during the work of a significant issue with a leaking water main, which threatened ‘serious failure’ to the road if not dealt with. Continue reading