Pavement widening plans could be rejected

Controversial plans to widen pavements in the town centre are expected to be scrapped after social distancing measures to combat coronavirus were relaxed. Footways in Western Road and Devonshire Road were earmarked for enlargement as part of a Government drive to encourage walking and cycling. But East Sussex County Council officers are recommending the idea […]

Boost for business as support programme launches

Companies across East Sussex will have support to boost business, thanks to new funding secured by the county council. East Sussex County Council (ESCC) has secured £500,000 which it is hoped will support up to 250 businesses to grow creating more than 100 new jobs in the process. The project, part of South East Business […]