Brighton robbers attack two men

Two youths robbed two men in a Brighton street and hit them with a piece of metal. The youths stole the men’s mobile phones and cash in Elm Grove, Brighton, in the early hours of Sunday morning. Sussex Police said: “There was a group of around 10 people standing nearby during the...
Posted On 01 Jun 2010 at 6:45 pm

Hove woman, 23, found dead in flat

A Hove woman, aged 23, has been found dead in her flat. A friend of the woman called an ambulance to the flat in Goldstone Villas, Hove, at about 10am on Sunday. He had woken to find that the woman was not breathing. An ambulance crew from South East Coast Ambulance Service went...
Posted On 01 Jun 2010 at 4:11 pm

Brighton and Hove council's controversial £130k super director plan approved

Plans to fundamentally change the way Brighton and Hove City Council is run have been approved. Chief executive John Barradell’s new structure is designed to be more flexible, both to identify and respond to local needs more quickly and efficiently – and to the need...
Posted On 01 Jun 2010 at 8:15 am

Sussex bee ball raises £3k for bee research

Sussex students have raised nearly £3,000 to help bee research with a black and yellow themed ball The event, organised by the student RAG committee at Stanmer House in February, was attended by students and University staff. As well as food, drinks  and entertainment, the ball...
Posted On 01 Jun 2010 at 8:06 am

Brighton guerrilla gardeners face eviction

A group of Brighton community activists is facing eviction from a community garden. The team behind the Lewes Road Community Garden has transformed the derelict patch of land, which used to be an Esso garage, over the past year. Now the guerrilla gardeners are urging people to...
Posted On 01 Jun 2010 at 12:00 am