POLICE have revealed that seven homes have been burgled in Eastbourne in the past week.

And they are warning us all to be alert.

They said: “We have seen 7 reported burglaries this week across Eastbourne.

“With Autumn in full swing, the nights are drawing in – do you have lighting outside, can you leave a light on if you do go out?

“More advice and things to help you protect your home here: