Eastbourne is situated at the foot of the South Downs in East Sussex.
The South Downs run from Eastbourne to Winchester in Hampshire.
The Downs is a designated area of outstanding natural beauty.
We own 4000 acres of the South Downs near Eastbourne including the famous beauty spot Beachy Head.
Latest: On 12th November 2009 Hilary Benn, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs signed an order confirming the designation of the South Downs National Park...
This section of our website will help you to find out more about the countryside around Eastbourne.
In this section...
National Park Status
South Downs Way
Access for All Trail
You are at: www.eastbourne.gov.uk/countryside