Sussex Uni suspends student filmed selling mephedrone

The University of Sussex announced this afternoon it had suspended a student filmed selling the recently-banned drug mephedrone to an undercover BBC reporter. A BBC South East Today reporter bought two grams of the drug for £55 from a dealer on the Falmer campus – and went...
Posted On 25 May 2010 at 10:39 pm

Whitehawk mobility scooter display team launches

Whitehawk is soon to get its own answer to the Red Arrows – but the Red Tarts display team will be using a much more unusual and down to earth mode of transport. The Tarts, which stands for Tenants and Residents Together, is recruiting mobility scooter rider to join its...
Posted On 25 May 2010 at 1:19 pm

Youngsters bid for money to build new Hollingdean skate park

Four young people from Hollingdean are keeping their fingers crossed that their bid for money to build a new skate park will be successful. Luke, James, Max and Giuseppe put together their own application to the Youth Capital Fund for £20,000 to rebuild Hollingdean skate park....
Posted On 25 May 2010 at 9:58 am

NHS Brighton and Hove raises concern over treatment of mentally ill patients

Brighton and Hove health chiefs are due to express their concern today about the treatment of mentally ill patients in the city. The issue is flagged up in a report to the board of NHS Brighton and Hove – the primary care trust (PCT) that commissions health services for patients....
Posted On 25 May 2010 at 8:39 am