Archive of: Land Disposals
30 October 2019
Eastbourne Borough Council will be holding a public consultation day about the future management of the Eastbourne Downs on Wednesday 6 November in Eastbourne Town Hall.
22 January 2019
Eastbourne Borough Council has organised a drop-in session to hear your views on Tuesday 29 January, from 12 noon – 8pm, at Eastbourne Town Hall.
21 March 2017
A major relief and heartfelt thanks to you all for the hard work put in to express your love of our Sussex downland
07 March 2017
A heart-warming end to a sad saga – Eastbourne Borough Council has responded to the wishes of the people and decided not to sell the Eastbourne downland.
28 February 2017
You can help save our Downs by writing to Eastbourne Borough Council and signing the petition.
16 December 2016
What could the future hold for local authority public land? Phil Belden looks at the very real threats and the great opportunities.
14 December 2016
Local Authority Public Land & recent proposals to sell it off, from positive public body protection to secret sell-offs.
29 November 2016
Brighton and Eastbourne are in the news, after secret council plans to sell off parts of the public estate leaked out. Public pressure has led Brighton & Hove and Eastbourne councils to re-consider, but not YET to stop the sales. A further, bigger push is needed.