Advice on closures

Businesses:

All non-essential business premises should now be closed. All workers should work from home wherever possible.

Schools:

All schools are affected by the government advice to partly close. Please check the local arrangements with your school.

Public events in Eastbourne:

The Seafront Soapbox Race is postponed until 20 September.

Eastbourne Feastival is postponed until 22 - 23 August.

The Seafront Skate Park opening is postponed indefinitely.

Event cancellations also include: Easterbourne, St George's Day Parade, Bible by the Beach.

Transport:

Roads are currently operating normally, but people are advised against all non-essential travel. For the latest news from East Sussex Highways look at their Twitter page here.

https://twitter.com/esccroads

Police:

Sussex Police updates can be viewed here on Twitter (https://twitter.com/sussex_police) and other emergency services can be followed on Twitter.