Serious accident closes Eastern Road

A serious accident near to the Royal Sussex Hospital closed Eastern Road. Unconfirmed reports suggest a police car is involved in the crash, which happened at the junction with Chichester Place at about 4am. At 8.30am, the road was still cordoned off in both directions. By...
Posted On 31 Jul 2014 at 8:31 am
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In praise of Eugenius Birch, engineer behind Eastbourne and Brighton’s West Pier

Elegant, exalted, masterfully engineered – but sadly not eternal. Eugenius Birch’s piers once graced the length of south England’s coastline from Margate to Plymouth, but yesterday one more fell victim to the flames. Eastbourne Pier’s graceful domed hall,...
Posted On 31 Jul 2014 at 6:11 am
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