Hove post office robbed a third time

A post office in Hove has been held up in an armed robbery for the third time in three months. A man threatened staff and customers with a firearm shortly before 9.30am today and demanded money. Sussex Police said that staff handed over money and the robber fled in a getaway car....
Posted On 03 Dec 2010 at 6:35 pm

Brighton and Hove school snow day closures and travel

Many schools across Brighton and Hove remain closed today (Friday, December 3) due to snow. The up-to-date snow closure list from Brighton and Hove City Council at 7.10am is: Primary and junior schools Balfour Infant School Balfour Junior School Benfield School Bevendean Primary...
Posted On 03 Dec 2010 at 7:23 am

Hove school picked to run primary classes at Connaught

West Hove Infant School has been chosen to oversee primary age classes at the old Connaught school building in central Hove. The selection is expected to be confirmed next Friday (10 December) by Councillor Vanessa Brown, the Brighton and Hove City Council cabinet member for...
Posted On 03 Dec 2010 at 5:55 am

Brighton and Hove's renewable energy record to be reviewed

An inquiry will look into how well Brighton and Hove is making use of renewable energy. Three members of Brighton and Hove City Council have formed a scrutiny panel to be chaired by Sussex University academic Dr Adrian Smith. The councillors on the panel are Pete West (Green, St...
Posted On 03 Dec 2010 at 5:45 am

Two teenagers convicted of harassing disabled man in Brighton and Hove

Two teenagers have been convicted of harassing a man with learning and physical disabilities in Brighton and Hove. The case was one of three incidents that have ended in successful court actions from April to September. The Brighton and Hove City Council partnership community...
Posted On 03 Dec 2010 at 1:43 am