Brighton on flood alert as rain, storms and spring tides coincide

Brighton and Hove emergency planning officers are ready to evacuate seafront homes on Sunday if the forecast of storms and a spring tide spell disaster. The emergency planners, from Brighton and Hove City Council, began preparing to move swiftly at the weekend after a series of...
Posted On 26 Feb 2010 at 11:59 pm

Southern Water to charge more in the summer

People living in Brighton and Hove face paying more to Southern Water in the summer months. The company plans to use seasonal tariffs to try to preserve water supplies over the summer. Customers in Hampshire will be the first to pay the higher summer charge when new water meters...
Posted On 26 Feb 2010 at 12:21 pm