New community radio station for Brighton

A new community radio station has been launched in Brighton. Radio Free Brighton broadcasts music, news and discussion online from the Under the Bridge studios in Beaconsfield Road. It is on air from 8am to 10pm on weekdays, and offers local bands the chance to take over the...
Posted On 08 Feb 2010 at 10:57 am

Political row sparked by community centre's billboard

A community centre has hit out at Conservative councillors for stopping them selling advertising space on its building, saying the decision was politically motivated. Community Base in Queen’s Road has been allowed to sell space on its north wall since 2004, and says it...
Posted On 08 Feb 2010 at 9:33 am

Scores protest at plans to fell old plane trees

Plans to fell seven century-old plane trees in Clyde Road, Brighton, have sparked an outcry. Brighton and Hove City Council says recent checks on the trees’ age and condition have raised concerns and so need to come down. But residents say they would rather keep them. They...
Posted On 08 Feb 2010 at 9:16 am