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Shops local

Across the Eastbourne and Lewes District we have a range of local independent retailers. Support local independent retailers and shop local.

From independent bookshops and local gift shops, to clothing retailers and beautiful homeware providers, the Eastbourne and Lewes districts have an array of fantastic shops.

If you’re looking for food and drink in the local area, please see our sister website Eat Local.

Whilst we are trying to keep this website up-to-date, please do get in touch with the business directly for their latest customer updates.

If your business is based in Eastbourne or the Lewes district and you would like to be included or if you’ve spotted a shop that should be added, please contact us.  If your business also manufacturers goods, visit our sister website Make Local.

Please note that the businesses listed are not endorsed by Lewes District and Eastbourne Borough Councils.

Recently added shops

Knockout Pest Control Ltd

Local independent pest controller covering East Sussex.

01323 727661 Visit website

Seaford Health Store

Family run business with friendly and knowledgeable staff. Selling organic and quality whole foods, fresh organic fruit and veg, gluten free and vegan products, Manuka Honey, natural skin care, ethical household products, vitamins, supplements and CBD oil.

01323 893473 Visit website

Closet & Botts

Closet & Botts is a homeware store bringing together vintage-inspired fashion, homeware, and gifts. Our love of colour and classic design has led us to discover the flea markets of Europe, which we scour for vintage treasures to bring home. These form an integral part of our collection alongside new and handmade items chosen for their timeless design.

01273 471486 Visit website

W.E.Clark & Son Watch Repairs

Fourth-generation watch repair experts specialising in vintage, antique and designer timepieces. Their experienced team and master watchmaker service, refurbish and replace parts for all brands.

01323 406394 Visit website

Maverick Boat Adventures

Check out our Maverick Ocean Shop selling clothing, boards, gift vouchers and much more.

We also offer boat trips along the South Downs Coast and bike tours of the Seven Sisters, do a wide variety of water sports and have e-bikes available to hire.

07732202208 Visit website

Perfect Body Zone

Perfect Body Zone is a large independent health and sports nutrition store in East Sussex. Offering their customers professional advice in supplementation. Over 4,000 products available in store. Based in Eastbourne, in Enterprise Shopping Centre.

01323 721571 Visit website


An independent jewellers based in Eastbourne for over 130 years, our Cornfield Road store offers an exclusive choice of engagement rings, wedding rings, and diamond jewellery alongside our pre owned collection.

01323 725452 Visit website

Crucial Environmental Ltd

Dedicated to delivering quality asbestos-related services in Eastbourne and across the UK, Crucial Environmental can assist with all types of asbestos-containing materials. The company has built a reputation of efficiency and professionalism, and carry out surveys, sampling and removal for private and commercial clients of all sizes.

01323 561065 Visit website

Seaford Windscreens Ltd

Automotive glass replacement business. Windscreens, door glasses, heated rear windows. Carries out work on cars, vans, lorries and taxis. Quick and reliable small family business.

01323 890637 Visit website

Quadratech Diagnostics

Quadratech Diagnostics is a leading supplier of medical diagnostic and research products. Specialising in equipment related to haemostasis, bacterial toxins, rapid & POC tests and parasitology.

033 3321 2371 Visit website
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