Brighton and Hove teen pregnancies fall

Teenage pregnancies in Brighton and Hove have fallen by a quarter, new figures have revealed. In 1998, 187 under-18s in the city became pregnant – in 2008, this had fallen to 150, the lowest rate since records began in 1998. Nationally, the fall is 13.3%. Councillor Vanessa...
Posted On 24 Feb 2010 at 6:56 pm

Brighton and Hove's rainbow alliance collapses

A left-leaning political alliance heralded as the end of Tory rule of Brighton and Hove has seemingly collapsed after little more than two months. Last December, the city council’s Green, Labour and Liberal Democrat councillors forced the ruling Conservative party to make a...
Posted On 24 Feb 2010 at 10:28 am

Brighton Carnival loses Arts Council funding

Brighton Carnival says the show will go on and is looking for sponsorship after losing its Arts Council funding. The carnival, which will be held on Sunday, July 25 this year, was first held in 1922, but has been holding July parades in its current form since 2007 – during...
Posted On 24 Feb 2010 at 9:06 am

Two Brighton teens assaulted in mobile phone robbery

Two teenage boys were assaulted and then robbed by a group of youthswho snatched a mobile phone in Brigthton city centre last week. The attack happened sometime between 11.30pm on Tuesday, February 16 and 1am on Wednesday. As the two victims were separated, one was assaulted on...
Posted On 24 Feb 2010 at 8:06 am
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