Brighton and Hove college students help keep Scout ambulances on the road

College students from Brighton and Hove have been gaining hands on experience during their motor vehicle course by helping to keep a fleet of ambulances on the road. The students from City College Brighton and Hove linked up with the Scout movement in Sussex to offer free repairs...
Posted On 15 Jan 2011 at 12:26 pm

Brighton fireman takes on athletic challenge to help children's burns charity

Brighton fireman Ben Melton is in training to complete six triathlons and six duathlons to raise money for children who have suffered from burns. He aims to complete all 12 events this year and take part in an Iron Man Challenge in the middle of it all in the Swiss city of Zurich...
Posted On 15 Jan 2011 at 11:42 am

Brighton health chiefs rule out pharmacy for Whitehawk

Health chiefs have turned two bids to take over a former chemist’s shop in one of the poorest parts of Brighton. Now the area’s councillors have collected more than 600 names on petition calling on Brighton and Hove City Teaching Primary Care Trust (PCT) to think again. East...
Posted On 15 Jan 2011 at 10:28 am

Burglars steal wheelchair belonging to boy, 5

A specially adapted wheelchair for a five-year-old boy has been stolen by burglars. The £1,000 chair was in one of two cars taken from outside the Thompson family home in Wickhurst Road, Portslade. The family, which includes three children, realised that they had been burgled at...
Posted On 15 Jan 2011 at 12:53 am