Brighton campaigners rally against spending cuts

Brighton Stop the Cuts Coalition is due to start its campaign to defend public services in the area tomorrow evening. The campaign group, set up by Brighton and Hove Trade Council, will hold a rally at the Friends’ Meeting House in Meeting House Lane, Brighton, at 7.45pm....
Posted On 08 Sep 2010 at 5:56 pm

Brighton's newest dentists open their doors

Brighton’s newest NHS dental practice is holding an open day on Friday. Wellsbourne Dental Care, in Whitehawk Way, Whitehawk, is inviting people to look round the practice and meet the team from 11am to 3pm. Dr Mazdak Eyrumlu is chief executive of Southern Dental Care, which runs...
Posted On 08 Sep 2010 at 4:45 pm

Hove man arrested for golf course murder

A 21-year-old man from Hove has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Stefan Welch whose badly burnt body was found on The Dyke Golf Club near Brighton on Saturday. The man was arrested in Hove a few minutes before noon today and is being taken to Brighton custody suite for...
Posted On 08 Sep 2010 at 12:51 pm

Ten thousand people in Brighton and Hove asked for a vote just before the election

More than 10,000 people registered to vote in Brighton and Hove in the eight weeks before the general election in May. This compares with 2,000 in an average month. As a result, 195,000 were entitled to vote and almost 145,000 voted. And more than 750 staff were involved in...
Posted On 08 Sep 2010 at 12:47 pm

Brighton University wins £140k diabetes funding

Brighton University has won £140,000 of government funding to help people with diabetes. The university has been awarded the cash under the Knowledge Transfer Partnership to provide self-help for diabetics to reduce the risks of chronic illness. The university will work with SSL...
Posted On 08 Sep 2010 at 10:42 am