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Eastbourne town centre LSTF access & improvement package

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Approval status

Part approved

Delivery status

Construction in progress

Expected completion date

Spring 2021

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.

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.

SELEP Capital Investment Programme

£570m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock

In total the SELEP Growth Deal with Government has brought nearly £600m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock and over the lifetime of the Deal (2015-2021) we aim to deliver 78,000 jobs and 29,000 homes.

The deal and brings new responsibilities and flexibilities and is set to attract a further £960 million extra investment into the South East over the five years.

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Funding value: £8.0m
Total Project cost: £11.25m
Return to Capital Investment