Queensway Gateway - end of first construction phase - early May 2017

First construction stage complete for Queensway Gateway road

Posted on: May 10, 2017

Sea Change Sussex has completed the first stage of the development of the Queensway Gateway – installing drainage and strengthening the ground to support the forthcoming road (as shown).  

Pacific House offices

Eastbourne’s Pacific House gets four more lettings

Posted on: April 25, 2017

Four more organisations have let offices within Pacific House on Eastbourne’s Sovereign Harbour Innovation Park within the last two months, bringing the total number in the building to 16.  

Cllr Keith Glazier, Amber Rudd MP & Andrew Jones MP on Queensway Gateway site

Roads Minister visits Queensway Gateway site

Posted on: March 31, 2017

On Saturday 25 March, Andrew Jones MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, joined Hastings & Rye MP Amber Rudd and East Sussex County Council Leader Keith Glazier to view the progress of the Queensway Gateway project.  

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Solicitors, medical recruiters, construction consultants & financial advisors move to Eastbourne’s Pacific House offices

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Gurney Harden Solicitors, financial advisors Moneysprite, construction advisors Reid Consulting and medical recruitment agency Care Direct are the latest businesses to take offices within Pacific House on Eastbourne’s Sovereign Harbour Innovation Park.  

Pacific House offices

Innovative flexible leases for Sussex offices to address Brexit economy

Posted on: September 12, 2016

Businesses can now get top quality new offices in East Sussex on ultra-flexible terms in a pioneering move to address the Brexit market.  

Smokescreen Visuals' office

Film maker & children’s charity amongst latest to move to Pacific House offices

Posted on: April 20, 2016

Video company Smokescreen Visuals and children’s charity Chestnut Tree House are amongst the latest occupiers to take offices in Pacific House on Eastbourne’s Sovereign Harbour Innovation Park.  

Community members mark the opening of the road

Bexhill-Hastings Link Road opens

Posted on: December 17, 2015

The Bexhill to Hastings Link Road, which is designed to boost the economy of East Sussex and cut congestion, opens to traffic for the first time today (17 December).  

Glovers House

Bexhill offices completed & fully let from day one

Posted on: December 2, 2015

Occupied by growing company Park Holidays UK | Bexhill Gateway Road open for access to offices 

The Glovers House offices on the Bexhill Enterprise Park have now been completed. The building is fully let with immediate effect to growing leisure company Park Holidays UK, whose staff move in from tomorrow, 3 December.  

Pacific House offices

Company takes first office in Pacific House – Bourne Rail moves in to accommodate expansion

Posted on: September 22, 2015

The first office within Pacific House, the new development on Eastbourne’s Sovereign Harbour Innovation Park, has been let – to transport engineering company Bourne Rail.    

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First occupier scheme revealed for North Queensway Innovation Park

Posted on: August 26, 2015

Sea Change Sussex is bringing forward proposals for the first development on the North Queensway Innovation Park in Hastings/St Leonards – a facility for Michael Tyler Furniture Ltd, maker of high-quality upholstered furniture.   

Pacific House

Eastbourne’s Pacific House offices completed – positive business response, first offices reserved

Posted on: July 21, 2015

Pacific House – the first office development on Eastbourne’s emerging Sovereign Harbour Innovation Park – has now been completed.

 

North Bexhill Access Road - proposed route

New Bexhill road proposal shown to public – comments invited

Posted on: June 25, 2015

Proposals for a new road in north Bexhill were today shown to the public, as the latest phase of the regeneration programme for the area.  People can see the proposals via the link below and comment until 6pm Thursday 2 July.  

Pacific House construction - end March 2015

First Sovereign Harbour offices ready for fit-out

Posted on: April 21, 2015

Construction work to create Pacific House – the first offices on Eastbourne’s new Sovereign Harbour Innovation Park – has achieved a vital step forward: the roof, floors, external insulation and windows have now been installed.  

Glovers House - steel frame 5 - late March 2015

Bexhill Enterprise Park reaches first milestone

Posted on: April 1, 2015

Construction work to develop the Bexhill Enterprise Park in East Sussex has reached an early milestone: the steel frame of the first building has been completed.  

Latest offices in Hastings town centre ready to occupy

Posted on: March 3, 2015

Havelock Place – a 24,192 sq ft contemporary office building – has now been fully completed and is ready to occupy in Hastings’ Priory Quarter town centre business district.   

Piling for Glovers House

Bexhill Enterprise Park construction under way

Posted on: December 2, 2014

Construction by Sea Change Sussex of the initial phase of the Bexhill Enterprise Park is under way on land to the north-east of Bexhill – with piling work for the first business premises just completed.  

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Sovereign Harbour Innovation Park construction starts in Eastbourne

Posted on: September 25, 2014

Construction of the Sovereign Harbour Innovation Park has started in Eastbourne with site clearance and piling works.  

Proposed Queensway Gateway landscape masterplan

Queensway Gateway proposals shown

Posted on: September 25, 2014

Sea Change Sussex is drawing up proposals to develop a road it is calling the ‘Queensway Gateway’. This new road would connect Queensway with Sedlescombe Road North (the A21) in northern Hastings to provide access to business development sites and so support local job creation.  

Chancellor with Amber Rudd MP & John Shaw - looking at regeneration plans

Chancellor visits Havelock Place office scheme in Hastings’ Priory Quarter

Posted on: August 29, 2014

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has officially visited Havelock Place – a 24,000 sq ft commercial property development under construction in Hastings’ Priory Quarter.  

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New Hastings commercial property web site launches

Posted on: August 5, 2014

A new web site has been launched for Hastings’ Priory Quarter town centre business and education district. See www.prioryquarter.co.uk.  

Sovereign Harbour business centre - artists impression

Eastbourne offices get green light from planners

Posted on: March 6, 2014

Plans for high-quality new offices and workshops in Eastbourne’s Sovereign Harbour were given the go-ahead by Eastbourne Borough Council on 4 March 2015.  

Hastings rated greenest UK town

Posted on: February 13, 2014

The Centre For Cities’ recent ‘Cities Outlook 2014’ report has given Hastings the accolade of being the greenest large town in the UK.  

Vacuum technology event a great success

Posted on: October 4, 2013

The ‘Tec 66’ vacuum technology event that took place at the Sussex Exchange on 16 September, sponsored by Sea Change, was a great success.  

Construction under way to create Havelock Place

Next big development scheme kicks off in Hastings – to create capacity for over 350 jobs

Posted on: July 1, 2013

Construction has started on the next major regeneration project for the Hastings area of East Sussex. The scheme – named Havelock Place – is now under way in the Priory Quarter business district in Hastings town centre.  

North-east Bexhill proposals – Community Engagement Report now available

Posted on: May 3, 2013

The Community Engagement Report for Sea Change’s north-east Bexhill developments proposals is now available.    

Regeneration proposals revealed for north-east Bexhill

Posted on: April 15, 2013

Significant regeneration proposals have been revealed for a site in north-east Bexhill – to support business growth and create jobs.  

Construction kicks off for North Queensway Business Park – designed to create up to 300 jobs

Posted on: March 28, 2013

Construction has started for the North Queensway Business Park in north-west St Leonards, East Sussex.  

Energy saving event for local businesses – 21 March

Posted on: February 22, 2013

The Sussex Exchange conference venue is hosting an event for local companies on 21 March 2013 to explore the latest environmental developments for business.  

Sea Change CEO highlights vital role of Link Road – and condemns protests as jeopardising regeneration

Posted on: January 30, 2013

John Shaw, CEO of Sea Change Sussex, has joined the debate about the Hastings Link Road – speaking out about its vital role and condemning anti-road protests for putting jobs and regeneration in jeopardy.  

Eric Pickles and Amber Rudd MP reveal first Growing Places scheme

Secretary of State Eric Pickles visits Hastings to see regeneration in action – and launch one of first Growing Places projects in country

Posted on: November 1, 2012

The Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP, Secretary of State for Communities & Local Government, today visited Hastings, East Sussex, for a first-hand look at the progress of the economic development programme for the area.  

Sea Change gets Government funding for North Queensway Business Park

Posted on: October 19, 2012

Sea Change Sussex has been revealed as one of only three organisations in south-east England to be successful in the third round of the Government’s Regional Growth Fund. Grant funding of up to £5.5 million has been allocated – to be combined with private investment – for Sea Change’s proposed North Queensway Business Park in Hastings, to help local manufacturing businesses to expand and create more local jobs.

 

Government confirms Compulsory Purchase Orders needed for Link Road

Posted on: September 21, 2012

The Government has today confirmed the Compulsory Purchase Orders necessary for East Sussex County Council to acquire the land to build the Bexhill-Hastings Link Road.

Read more about this story on the County Council’s web site.

Sussex Exchange to open as eco conference venue & restaurant in Hastings

Posted on: August 24, 2012

The Sussex Exchange opens next Wednesday 29 August as a high-standard conference and event venue, restaurant and bar on the border of Hastings and St Leonards, East Sussex. It is part of the economic development programme for the area led by Sea Change Sussex.  

Consultation feedback revealed for North Queensway scheme

Posted on: August 1, 2012

The findings of the recent consultation for Sea Change Sussex’s  development ideas for a North Queensway business park in Hastings are now available on this web site.

 

Demolition makes way for next Priory Quarter offices

Posted on: July 9, 2012

Demolition work starts today in Hastings’ Priory Quarter town centre business district. This will clear the way for 24,000 sq ft of high standard new offices as part of the on-going regeneration of the town.
 

North Queensway | Planning Application – Public Consultation

Posted on: June 28, 2012

Plans to open up the development site at North Queensway as a new Innovation Park are
gaining momentum. A planning application for the first phase of works, including a new
junction and site entrance, is to be submitted in July.