15th June 2013
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The three shop wide ‘Musical Legends’ mural in Seaside is FINISHED and we’ve got a few people to thank. There’s also going to be a Street Party, so keep reading for more details.
27th May 2013
Artist Clare Hackney has been busy over the last few months creating Musical Legends, a three shop wide mural in Seaside.
We’ve received over 100 comments about the work, all of them positive. We’re keen to do more and it’d be great to hear what you think.Read more . . .
1st May 2013
You’ll know what we’re taking our meetings to all corners of Eastbourne this year. We’re delighted to announce that our first stop will be the spectacular Gildredge Manor in Old Town (the former Towner Gallery).
The Manor is being delicately restored to health by its owners and you’ll get the chance to see a series of amazing spaces that are back in use.
We’ll also by joined by a guest speaker – Rob Cottrill, the Chief Executive of Eastbourne Borough Council. He’ll be talking about the council’s plans for the redevelopment of Devonshire Park and taking questions from the audience.Read more . . .
28th April 2013
Since the Spruce Up Squad’s launch in September 2012 we’ve spruced up five shops. And artist Clare Hackney has just finished an awesome three shop wide mural in Seaside.
We’d like to thank everyone who’s helped us get this far. To celebrate their work here’s a little slideshow.Read more . . .
23rd April 2013
You’re sure to have heard of the Eastbourne Marshals. We’re looking for volunteers to give a couple of hours a year to help support events like the Half Marathon, Carnival and more.
We’ve had three requests for Marshals and it would be fantastic if you could help.Read more . . .
3rd April 2013
Eastbourne’s Underground Theatre has very kindly invited us along on Saturday 27th April at 2pm to talk about what we’ve been up to and what’s coming next.
It’d be great to see you there.Read more . . .
22nd March 2013
Eastbourne hosts plenty of events every year like the Half Marathon, Carnival, the Bonfire procession and more.
These events happen because volunteers give up their time to marshal the crowds.
If you have a couple of hours to spare a year, we’d love to hear from you.Read more . . .
19th March 2013
We’ve spent the last few months asking Eastbourne folks what they like and don’t about the town. What are the little things that could be fixed overnight, and the long term jobs that we should start planning now?
We also called for volunteers to step up and help us run these jobs.
You’ve come up with the goods as always – we received loads of suggestions and pledges of time. So now we can officially unveil our ‘to do list’ for 2013.Read more . . .
16th March 2013
Today we smartened up our fourth shop, on Terminus Road next to McDonalds. The subject is very dear to our hearts – Eastbourne’s community run bonfire and procession along the seafront that happens like clockwork every October.Read more . . .
14th March 2013
You’re invited to our next get together this Monday 18th March from 8pm at the Da Vinci Hotel. We’ll be unveiling our list of jobs for this year and it’d be great to see you.Read more . . .