Noisy students spur neighbours to set up Brighton and Hove campaign

Noisy neighbours have prompted residents in Brighton and Hove to band together to tackle the problem. They have formed a campaign group to learn whether other university towns have come up with successful schemes to deal with noise and anti-social behaviour when faced with large...
Posted On 16 Feb 2011 at 6:59 pm

MPs question Southern rail chief about the wrong kind of snow

MPs questioned rail chiefs yesterday about the disruption to services during the snowfall in December. The rail chiefs included Chris Burchell, managing director of Southern, which operates trains from Portslade, Hove and Brighton to London and along the Sussex coast. Mr Burchell...
Posted On 16 Feb 2011 at 3:36 am

Brighton documentary maker shortlisted for top awards

The Brighton television production company which made the documentary Britain’s Fattest Man has been shortlisted for two awards. The Royal Television Society has shortlisted the programme about 70 stone Paul Mason for its Best Single Documentary or Factual Programme award. And...
Posted On 16 Feb 2011 at 1:35 am

Brighton shop caught selling alcohol to children

A Brighton convenience store has agreed not to sell alcohol for four weeks starting from today. Brighton Bargain, in London Road, was caught selling drinks to 16-year-olds twice in five months when test purchases were made. Sussex Police said that it arranged the tests “due to...
Posted On 16 Feb 2011 at 1:12 am