Category: Commonwealth

Sea cadets set sail with help from councillors

Sovereign ward councillors have donated £250 to youth charity Eastbourne Sea Cadet Corps towards replacing dinghy sails for use in training sessions. They approved the application made through Eastbourne Borough Council’s Devolved Budget. Elsewhere in Meads, ward councillors recently awarded £1,000 through the scheme to Seven Sisters Camera Club –  […]

Hospice cheque

Simon Cosham from St Wilfrid’s Hospice popped in to a Newhaven garden centre last week (24 Oct) to collect a cheque for the £535 raised during the business’s recent charity coffee morning. The money was raised at Paradise Park from hot drink sales, an afternoon tea raffle and other fundraising activities earlier […]

“Everything was so strange. People know nothing about you. What part of Africa is that?”

WW2 veteran Alan Wilmott talks to Delores William about his war experiences and life in Britain after the War. But there’s something unusual about this war hero. Delores popped in for tea and finds there’s more to Alan than his war service   Delores Williams with Alan Wilmott at the […]