SURELY we wanted to be the best?

Eastbourne has been pipped by Rye in a new study by consumer watchdog Which?

More than 100 of the country’s coastal towns and villages have been rated by visitors for value for money, scenery, and, crucially for 2020, peace and quiet

Here are the Sussex stats:

Seaside townCustomer score
Rye81%
Eastbourne74%
Brighton70%
Hastings65%
Littlehampton62%
Worthing58%