OUR Covid infection rate is soaring locally.

The infection rate in Eastbourne has risen to 237.1 per 100,000 people.

This figure is close to those seen in parts of Tier 4 Berkshire.

We may well enter Tier 3 or 4 in the next review if the increase continues.

Areas in Eastbourne with high infection rates:

  • Meads (368.2)
  • Pier (262.2)
  • Roselands (223.2)
  • Langney West (214.4)
  • Langney East (275.0).