. .

THIS WEEK Bay Hotel sold: Feature interview with Karen Hudson, manager

COMMUNITY Proposal to develop Anderida House into six flats: Poverty of thinking is abject

LETTERS Successful campaign to site defibrillator in Market Square Pevensey


THE new operator of an Eastbourne theatre has pledged to turn it into a professionally-run ‘community hub’ for live music, performance and the arts—East Sussex County Council, 21 September 2018 East Sussex County Council leases theatre below town library East Sussex County Council has decided to lease the theatre below the town library to newly-formed […]


EASTBOURNE THEATRES RARE ON STAGE Q&A WITH WRITERS IAN HISLOP AND NICK NEWMAN THE WIPERS TIMES ON STAGE Q&A WITH WRITERS IAN HISLOP AND NICK NEWMAN Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne – 2 October after 7.45pm performance BAFTA nominated writing partners Ian Hislop and Nick Newman to participate in a Question and Answer session It’s been […]


EASTBOURNE THEATRES MAGNIFICENT STAGE ADAPTATION – A SEASON HIGHLIGHT THE WIPERS TIMES By Ian Hislop and Nick Newman Monday 1 – Saturday 6 October: Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne Season highlight—The Wipers Times Tickets are selling fast for The Wipers Times, Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s true and extraordinary story of the satirical newspaper created in […]


BlacKkKlansman Running time: 135 minutes BlacKkKlansman Cineworld Eastbourne: dates, times, prices From visionary filmmaker Spike Lee comes the incredible true story of an American hero. It’s the early 1970s, a time of great social upheaval as the struggle for civil rights rages on. Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) becomes the first African-American detective on the […]


Sun 16 September 2018, 4.30pm Directed by Michael Curtiz, 1945, 111m. Rated PG Tickets: £8.50 – standard £7.00 – concessions & Towner Members £5.00 – Under 18s Towner Film: Screen Classics September sees the launch of a new partnership with the University of Sussex. Every month we will be inviting an academic from the University’s […]


AUDIENCES AND CRITICS WOWED SUPER-SONIC SHOW IS THE PERFECT SUMMER TONIC RETURN TO THE FORBIDDEN PLANET Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne On Now until 1 September 2018 Audiences have been flocking to the Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne to catch this season’s super-sonic-tonic Return to the Forbidden Planet many re-booking to experience the feel-good show all over […]


Don’t miss the South East’s first ever opportunity to see Rain Man as a stage production! The brand new adaptation from Bill Kenwright’s The Classic Screen to Stage Theatre Company runs at the Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne this 18 – 22 September starring Mathew Horne (Gavin & Stacey) as Raymond and Ed Speleers (Downton Abbey) […]


As the weather cools down and thousands of children disappear back to school during the day, carers of young children need not fear a return to soft play or craft at home days just yet – treat the little ones (and yourselves) to meeting the iconic, world-famous Teletubbies Live on 5th and 6th September at […]


EASTBOURNE THEATRES CIRCUS SKILLS AND PUPPETRY COMBINE FOR THEATRICAL TREAT Oddly Moving Presents HE AIN’T HEAVY Tuesday 23 and Wednesday 24 October 2018 Tuesday 7.30pm, Wednesday 2.30pm A show which is full of love A show which is full of love, He Ain’t Heavy, is a poignant, moving and intimate look at growing up with […]