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Eastbourne Carbon Neutral 2030 Symposium: Saturday 20 April

Curated by the Eastbourne Eco Action Network (EEAN), a Symposium will be held on on Saturday 20th April, designed to be an important step towards achieving Carbon Neutrality in Eastbourne by 2030.

Applications open next week for new Town Board Chair

Eastbourne Borough Council will be accepting applications straight after the Easter holidays for the role of the Independent Chair for the new Eastbourne Town Board, which will see the government invest £20 million to help level up the town.

Councillor welcomes Old Town Youth Club support

A bid made by Councillor Peter Diplock and St Elizabeth's Church to the Eastbourne Community Safety Partnership, has secured £8,000 for the running of a youth club and the appointment of an engagement officer.

Fund splashes out over £227,000 for swimming in Eastbourne

Swimming in Eastbourne has been given a boost after Eastbourne Borough Council and Motcombe Pool Community Interest Company (CIC) successfully secured £227,690 from the Swimming Pool Support Fund.

Eastbourne communities to benefit from £150,000 CIL funding

Cabinet councillors at Eastbourne Borough Council have agreed next steps to a funding opportunity that will see local groups applying for up to £20,000.

Councillor welcomes new drive for local employment in construction

Cabinet councillors at Eastbourne Borough Council have agreed to consult on an updated policy that will attract local young people into construction by promoting training opportunities and offer support to SMEs in the sector.

Temporary accommodation crisis leads to 'punitive level of savings'

The leader of Eastbourne Borough Council has spoken about the need for a fundamental government rethink in the way local authorities are funded or face 'the failure of multiple public services'.

Councillors put focus on 'raising standards' in HMOs

A study commissioned by Eastbourne Borough Council to provide an objective and informed look at the role of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) and how they should operate in the future, has been welcomed by councillors.

Council secures £300K to decarbonise homes

Eastbourne Borough Council has secured over £300,000 to decarbonise 45 council homes in the town after successfully bidding for government funding, as part of a consortium bid with Lewes District Council.

New car club in gear to support Eastbourne climate goal

A Cabinet councillor has welcomed the launch of a new car sharing service in Eastbourne.

Council will appoint first Women and Girls Champion in Sussex

Eastbourne Borough Council will be appointing its first Women and Girls Champion, it was announced on International Women's Day today (Friday, March 8).

Business support programmes launched in Eastbourne

The Ready to Grow and Big Ambitions programmes, which have received £447,464 from the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, are open to companies based in Lewes, Eastbourne, Rother and Wealden districts.