Dozens of Brighton and Hove taxis to be given £195k clean-up

Thirty Brighton and Hove taxis will have cleaner and greener engines thanks to a £195,000 government grant awarded to Brighton and Hove City Council.

The [...]

Brighton & Hove Albion: Seagulls stung by Bees

By Tim Hodges, Chief Sports Reporter

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The Seagulls returned to league action after the international break but [...]

Hove MP invites promising musicians to enter contest and Rock the House

Mike Weatherley

Hove MP Mike Weatherley is urging promising musicians to enter the annual Rock the House competition – the largest parliamentary contest.

At the same time [...]

Unions angered by privatisation of Brighton and Hove rehab service

The service that provides rehabilitation equipment to patients coming out of hospital is to be contracted out in Brighton and Hove.

The decision to privatise [...]

Brighton parliamentary candidate criticises fire authority for boosting back office budget by £200k while cutting frontline jobs

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A parliamentary candidate has criticised East Sussex Fire Authority for agreeing to spend £200,000 on a new back office team shortly after it voted to [...]

£3k fine for Brighton seafront chippy

A Brighton restaurant has pleaded guilty to seven charges including failing to ensure adequate procedures are in place to control pests.

Cloudless Limited, which runs [...]

Brighton Wheel to be lit up in yellow tonight and tomorrow for Tour of Britain


The city is gearing up to welcome the UK’s biggest cycle race, the Tour of Britain, that is wending its way to Brighton for the [...]

Could a new West Pier feature a hotel?

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Hotels, offices, tourist attractions, iconic architecture, and a village hall – all these are possiblities for a new West Pier to help it represent the [...]

Electrical surge leads to power cut at Hove Station

Hove Station by Matt Davis on Flickr

Hove Station by Matt Davis on Flickr

Ticket machines and information boards at Hove Station are out of order this morning following a power [...]

Quirky video launches Big Allotment gardeners’ new range of pickles


Two bearded Hove gardeners who charmed viewers of the BBC’s Big Alloment Challenge have given up their day jobs to launch a company selling pickles [...]