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Eastbourne Tourist Information, here to help you plan the perfect holiday or short break


Your official guide to events and what's on, things to do and accommodation for your visit to Eastbourne. Whether you're planning a day out at the seaside, enjoying our award winning beaches and excellent sunshine record or a relaxing short break exploring Beachy Head and the South Downs. Eastbourne Tourism will help you find all you need for the perfect stay, from hotels to restaurants, shops, attractions to keep the kids amused, to great things to do for grown ups. As a holiday resort, Eastbourne has something for everyone!

Eastbourne Pier Reopens!

Eastbourne Pier photo by Graham Huntley. Book hotels in Eastbourne

Eastbourne Pier is now open for business! Thanks to a special walkway, visitors will be able to access the Waterfront cafe/bar, shops, Atlantis nightclub, Victorian Tea Rooms, Coffee Republic and the fishing platform.

FAQs and Pier Updates >>

 
Eastbourne and the South Downs

Discover Real Ale, Nordic Walking and the South Downs at our brand new Walking Festival

In celebration of our brand new walking festival, here's our round up on our blog of walking highlights to be had from over 70 walks available from 27 Sept - 5 Oct - with many free!

Beer Festival: 9-11 October!

Eastbourne Events

Tickets selling out fast so grab yours now!

The biggest beer festival in East Sussex comes to Eastbourne's Winter Garden every October. Try from a range of over 160 real cask ales on tap, from quirky named brews to award winners, all of which have been chosen especially for the festival by our local CAMRA members. In addition visit the Wine Bar, Cider Bar and the International Bottled Beers Bar for a range of brews from all around the world.

 

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The Guesthouse East, Eastbourne

The Guesthouse East

Awarded 1st place in Independent's '50 Best B&B's - best Eastbourne location - kitchens in most suites - largest suites sleep 5. Stylish, contemporary surroundings with 4* services such as beauty treatments, laundry and babysitting.

Guest House with 7 rooms, £89-£175 prpn

10% off 2 nights or more in October, 20% off 3 nights or more in October

The Royal suite double bedroom

The Royal

A charming property of unique character. The Royal enjoys a prestigious seafront location,close to the Pier and within easy strolling distance of the town centre. Bedrooms are bright and clean with modern facilities and panoramic sea views.

Guest Accommodation with 10 rooms, £39-£59 pppnb, £143 prpnb

7 night for price of 6 until March 2015, 5 nights for price of 4 until Feb 2015

Seaview Superior Room

Best Western Lansdowne Hotel

Traditional, privately-owned seafront hotel overlooking the Western Lawns and the Wish Tower. Theatres and shops 3/4 mins walk away. 56 non-smoking rooms. Daily changing menus together with a choice of a la Carte dishes.

Hotel with 102 rooms, £45-£169 prpnb

£150 per room for 2 nights (1-5 Oct)

Events This Week...

Astronomy and Space

Wed 1 Oct 2014

Walking to Alfriston

Coast and Country Walking Festival

Sat 27 Sep - Sun 5 Oct 2014

Curious Beer Club

Curious Beer Club

Wed 1 Oct 2014

Rock & Roll Heaven

Mon 29 Sep - Sat 4 Oct 2014

Eastbourne Parkrun

Eastbourne Parkrun

Sat 4 Oct 2014

Free Family Drop in

Free Family Drop-in

Sat 4 Oct 2014

Richard Digance

Sat 4 Oct 2014

Twilight Tours

Twilight Tours

Sat 4 Oct 2014

Free Family Drop in

Free Family Drop-in

Sun 5 Oct 2014

Oi Oi Comedy Club

Sun 5 Oct 2014

Dangerous Corner

Mon 6 - Sat 11 Oct 2014

There's Magic in the Music

Tue 7 - Wed 8 Oct 2014

What the Dickens?

Tue 7 Oct 2014

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  • Craft and Gift Fair at Albany (Lions) HotelSun 12 Oct 2014Craft and Gift Fair at the Albany (Lions) Hotel on Eastbourne Seafront, near the Cavendish. 22 stallholders from Eastbourne and surrounding villages selling unique handmade items or interesting gifts.
    Free Family Drop-in at TownerSun 12 Oct 2014Art materials and family learning booklets are available in our Art Box activity room (or in an alternative space if Art Box is unavailable – please ask at the Welcome Desk).
    Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.
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  • Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.
    McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.
    Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.
    Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.
    Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.
    Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.
    Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.

25 September 2014 to 01 October 2014

Small Wonder Festival at CharlestonThu 25 Sep - Wed 1 Oct 2014A festival celebrating the short story held at Charleston, historic house and home to the Bloomsbury group.

01 October 2014 to 01 October 2014

Curious Beer Club at The DolphinWed 1 Oct 2014Including one or more local micro brewer (a secret until the night), their stories and six ales + hearty, locally sourced food.

01 October 2014 to 01 October 2014

03 October 2014 to 03 October 2014

Shinewater Healthy Walk at Shinewater ParkFri 3 Oct 2014A lovely one hour's walk around the Shinewater Lake, suitable for all ages, abilities and fitness levels. Ideal if you want to meet new people, get or keep fit, or if you haven't got the time to go on long walks.

04 October 2014 to 04 October 2014

Henrietta the Hippo's Funhouse - Nursery Rhymes at Royal HippodromeSat 4 Oct 2014Henrietta the Hippo's Funhouse - Nursery Rhymes

04 October 2014 to 04 October 2014

Richard Digance at Royal HippodromeSat 4 Oct 2014Richard Digance

04 October 2014 to 04 October 2014

Eastbourne Parkrun at Shinewater ParkSat 4 Oct 2014Enjoy a New Year challenge or get fit at the Eastbourne Parkrun! A 5km run against the clock in Shinewater Park, participation is free. We all run for our own enjoyment, so please come along and join in whatever your pace!

04 October 2014 to 04 October 2014

Twilight Tours at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 4 Oct 2014October is a spooky month at the Redoubt, as the 200 year old fortification opens up for Twilight Tours every Saturday.

04 October 2014 to 04 October 2014

Military History Lecture - Prof Peter Doyle at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 4 Oct 2014Professor Peter Doyle talks about his book - The First World War in 100 Objects.

29 September 2014 to 04 October 2014

Rock & Roll Heaven at Congress TheatreMon 29 Sep - Sat 4 Oct 2014Rock & Roll Heaven

29 September 2014 to 04 October 2014

Sherlock Holmes - The Scandal of the Scarlet Woman at Devonshire Park TheatreMon 29 Sep - Sat 4 Oct 2014Sherlock Holmes - The Scandal of the Scarlet Woman

04 October 2014 to 04 October 2014

Free Family Drop-in at TownerSat 4 Oct 2014Art materials and family learning booklets are available in our Art Box activity room (or in an alternative space if Art Box is unavailable – please ask at the Welcome Desk).

04 October 2014 to 04 October 2014

Bonfire Society Procession & Fireworks at Eastbourne SeafrontSat 4 Oct 2014Eastbourne Bonfire Society returns with an annual bonfire procession and fireworks along Eastbourne seafront - everyone welcome!

05 October 2014 to 05 October 2014

Oi Oi Comedy Club at The Counting HouseSun 5 Oct 2014Jim has played clubs, corporates and festivals, all over the U.K, Jersey, Canada and the U.S. He is available for live work, corporates, TV, radio and voice-overs and also drives. His act can also be “clean” if required.

27 September 2014 to 05 October 2014

Coast and Country Walking Festival at South Downs National ParkSat 27 Sep - Sun 5 Oct 2014Discover the Downland around the eastern gateway of the South Downs National Park at this great new walking festival.

05 October 2014 to 05 October 2014

London Philharmonic Orchestra at Congress TheatreSun 5 Oct 2014London Philharmonic Orchestra

05 October 2014 to 05 October 2014

Free Family Drop-in at TownerSun 5 Oct 2014Art materials and family learning booklets are available in our Art Box activity room (or in an alternative space if Art Box is unavailable – please ask at the Welcome Desk).

20 September 2014 to 05 October 2014

Tight Modern at TownerSat 20 Sep - Sun 5 Oct 2014Tight Modern is a miniature replica (9ft x 5ft with a 12ft high chimney) of London’s iconic Tate Modern, showcasing outstanding work by 60 marginalised and disabled artists.

05 October 2014 to 05 October 2014

Eastbourne Walking Tours at Eastbourne SeafrontSun 5 Oct 2014This gentle walking tour of Eastbourne starts at the Bandstand on the middle prom. The tour is suitable for all ages and last for one and a half hours with 12 stopping points of interest.

07 October 2014 to 07 October 2014

07 October 2014 to 07 October 2014

Hampden Park Healthy WalkTue 7 Oct 2014A lovely one hour's walk in Hampden Park, suitable for all ages, abilities and fitness levels. Ideal if you want to meet new people, get or keep fit, or if you haven't got the time to go on long walks.

08 October 2014 to 08 October 2014

Eastbourne’s East End 1850-1950 at Eastbourne Heritage CentreWed 8 Oct 2014Eastbourne Heritage Centre Talk by Alan Wenham

07 October 2014 to 08 October 2014

There's Magic in the Music at Royal HippodromeTue 7 - Wed 8 Oct 2014There's Magic in the Music

08 October 2014 to 08 October 2014

09 October 2014 to 09 October 2014

Dawn French - 30 Million Minutes Tour at Congress TheatreThu 9 Oct 2014Dawn French - 30 Million Minutes Tour

10 October 2014 to 10 October 2014

The BIG Charity Concert in aid of St Wilfrid’s Hos at Royal HippodromeFri 10 Oct 2014The BIG Charity Concert in aid of St Wilfrid’s Hospice

10 October 2014 to 10 October 2014

Shinewater Healthy Walk at Shinewater ParkFri 10 Oct 2014A lovely one hour's walk around the Shinewater Lake, suitable for all ages, abilities and fitness levels. Ideal if you want to meet new people, get or keep fit, or if you haven't got the time to go on long walks.

10 October 2014 to 11 October 2014

Ghost Stories at The Wish TowerFri 10 - Sat 11 Oct 2014

11 October 2014 to 11 October 2014

“Sussex Star Search Talent Show 2014” at Royal HippodromeSat 11 Oct 2014“Sussex Star Search Talent Show 2014”

11 October 2014 to 11 October 2014

Eastbourne Parkrun at Shinewater ParkSat 11 Oct 2014Enjoy a New Year challenge or get fit at the Eastbourne Parkrun! A 5km run against the clock in Shinewater Park, participation is free. We all run for our own enjoyment, so please come along and join in whatever your pace!

11 October 2014 to 11 October 2014

Twilight Tours at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 11 Oct 2014October is a spooky month at the Redoubt, as the 200 year old fortification opens up for Twilight Tours every Saturday.

11 October 2014 to 11 October 2014

Victory Vintage Tea at Best Western Lansdowne HotelSat 11 Oct 2014Come along to the Victory Vintage Tea at the Lansdowne hotel and enjoy lovely home-made cakes all served on Beautiful Vintage Crockery.

06 October 2014 to 11 October 2014

Dangerous Corner at Devonshire Park TheatreMon 6 - Sat 11 Oct 2014Dangerous Corner

09 October 2014 to 11 October 2014

Eastbourne Beer Festival at Winter GardensThu 9 - Sat 11 Oct 2014Eastbourne's annual beer festival returns to Eastbourne's Winter Garden in October.

11 October 2014 to 11 October 2014

Free Family Drop-in at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014Art materials and family learning booklets are available in our Art Box activity room (or in an alternative space if Art Box is unavailable – please ask at the Welcome Desk).

12 October 2014 to 12 October 2014

Craft and Gift Fair at Albany (Lions) HotelSun 12 Oct 2014Craft and Gift Fair at the Albany (Lions) Hotel on Eastbourne Seafront, near the Cavendish. 22 stallholders from Eastbourne and surrounding villages selling unique handmade items or interesting gifts.

12 October 2014 to 12 October 2014

Free Family Drop-in at TownerSun 12 Oct 2014Art materials and family learning booklets are available in our Art Box activity room (or in an alternative space if Art Box is unavailable – please ask at the Welcome Desk).

11 October 2014 to 12 October 2014

13 October 2014 to 13 October 2014

14 October 2014 to 14 October 2014

Hampden Park Healthy WalkTue 14 Oct 2014A lovely one hour's walk in Hampden Park, suitable for all ages, abilities and fitness levels. Ideal if you want to meet new people, get or keep fit, or if you haven't got the time to go on long walks.

15 October 2014 to 15 October 2014

15 October 2014 to 15 October 2014

Curator's Walk & Talk at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumWed 15 Oct 2014Join the Redoubt's history curator on this exploration of some of the exhibits in the museum. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions and discover more about the 200 year old fortress.

15 October 2014 to 15 October 2014

14 October 2014 to 16 October 2014

Hamlet at Eastbourne CollegeTue 14 - Thu 16 Oct 2014

13 October 2014 to 18 October 2014

The Perfect Murder at Devonshire Park TheatreMon 13 - Sat 18 Oct 2014The Perfect Murder

14 June 2014 to 16 November 2014

Edmund Blunden - Undertones of War at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 14 Jun - Sun 16 Nov 2014In commemoration of the outbreak of World War I, the Redoubt will explore the WWI poet Edmund Blunden in this fascinating exhibition.

01 April 2014 to 16 November 2014

McGill's War - A Collection of Humorous Postcards at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumTue 1 Apr - Sun 16 Nov 2014Donald Fraser Gould McGill (28 January 1875 – 13 October 1962) was an English graphic artist whose name has become synonymous with a whole genre of saucy seaside postcards that were sold mostly in small shops in British coastal towns.

01 February 2014 to 19 December 2014

Eastbourne Ancestors in The Pavilion at Redoubt Fortress & Military MuseumSat 1 Feb - Fri 19 Dec 2014This ground-breaking exhibition follows the biggest project of its kind, which saw scientific analysis of human remains dating back to the Bronze Age.

24 May 2014 to 31 December 2014

Front Line Eastbourne at Eastbourne Heritage CentreSat 24 May - Wed 31 Dec 2014This exhibition commemorates 75 years since World War II began and features vintage photographs from the Eastbourne Herald and Gazette newspapers.

11 October 2014 to 05 January 2015

Twixt Two Worlds at TownerSat 11 Oct 2014 - Mon 5 Jan 2015CAS curatorial fellow selection inspired by early British Cinema and the Collection of the Barnes Brother held at Hove Museum.

13 September 2014 to 18 January 2015

Land and Sea at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Sun 18 Jan 2015A selection of new acquisitions and existing works from the permanent collection. The display will tie in with Twixt Two Worlds and will focus on works that use film and photography in their depiction of sea and landscapes.

13 September 2014 to 02 March 2015

Ravilious Room at TownerSat 13 Sep 2014 - Mon 2 Mar 2015A dedicated space to admire a selection of Eric Ravilious' finest watercolours and explore the unique archive and books. Towner holds one of the largest public collections of his work, with its views of Sussex and the South Downs.

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 Michelham Priory "Official" Ghost Walk Fri 25 Apr 2014 to Fri 23 May 2014
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