Category Archives: Governance Services

Website project marking life in WW1 comes to a close

Composite pictures by Kieron Pelling merge scenes of the 1917 Hastings Pier fire with modern viewsA PROJECT memorialising the role East Sussex played during the First World War has come to a close at the end of the centenary.

Since its launch in August 2014, photographs and stories of valour, sacrifice and wartime life have been published on the East Sussex World War One website, attracting more than 188,000 visitors from countries across the world. Continue reading

Details of council’s ‘core offer’ unveiled

Cllr Keith GlazierA COUNCIL has set out the package of service it believes residents should reasonably expect to be offered in the current difficult financial climate.

East Sussex County Council’s ‘core offer’, which will be discussed by cabinet next week, outlines its ambitions for services which meet residents’ vital needs and which are value for money. Continue reading

Tributes to Cllr Stuart Earl

Cllr Stuart EarlTRIBUTES have been paid to Cllr Stuart Earl, county council member for Bexhill West, who died in the early hours of this morning (Thursday, October 18) after a period of illness.

Becky Shaw, East Sussex County Council chief executive, said: “Since being elected as member for Bexhill West in 2013, Cllr Earl has been a hard-working and respected member of the council. Continue reading