Eastbourne town centre LSTF access & improvement package
- Capital Investment - East Sussex, More than £2m, LGF1
Construction in progress
Expected completion date
This phase of the Eastbourne Town Centre Movement and Access Package is specifically focussed on the key town centre corridor of Terminus Road and Cornfield Road. Eastbourne Town Centre Movement & Access Package – Terminus Road/Cornfield Road phase They provide a main route for traffic through Eastbourne town centre, with access to all traffic on the section of Terminus Road adjacent to the rail station, with the remaining part of the corridor accessible to buses only. This section also includes a number of bus stops and retail frontages, and will complement the Arndale Centre extension by supporting the towns move to providing a stronger image and identity as a major retail centre. This corridor’s key function is as a retail hub for Eastbourne and for nearby settlements within South Wealden. It also provides connectivity to the seafront and other key destinations in the town centre. The provision for transport interchange is also a key element of this corridor, but it is currently constrained by the existing street layout.
At the Accountability Board meeting on the 15 July 2022 an extension to the project completion date to May 2024 was agreed.
Capital Programme delivery update
Take a look at our update on the delivery of the Local Growth Fund (LGF) and Growing Places Fund (GPF) capital programmes.
£579m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock
In total the SELEP Growth Deal with Government has brought £579m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock. Over the lifetime of the Growth Deal (2015-2021) we aim to deliver 78,000 jobs and 29,000 homes across the SELEP area, with the Deal set to attract a further £960m of investment into the South East over the six year period.
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Phase 2 Business Case