Dozens of severely disabled people in Brighton and Hove at risk of losing financial help

A fund which helps dozens of people in Brighton and Hove with severe disabilities to live more independently will be wound up within five years. The Independent Living Fund pays them about £300 a week on average but is being axed to try to save money. The payments to the disabled...
Posted On 26 Dec 2010 at 3:41 pm

Hove restaurant's 5am licence application rejected

A Hove restaurant has been told that it cannot serve alcohol and play music until 5am. Jade Restaurant in Western Road, Hove, applied for permission to extend the hours of its current licence. Liberal Democrat councillor Paul Elgood, who represents Brunswick and Adelaide on...
Posted On 26 Dec 2010 at 2:46 pm

Work expected to start soon on the i360 Brighton Eye

By Martyn Fisher Work on the long-delayed i360 tower by the West Pier in Brighton is expected to start within weeks. Architects Marks Barfield, part of the team behind the project, say they are close to securing the remaining £20 million funding needed to build the controversial...
Posted On 26 Dec 2010 at 2:38 pm