Brighton Pride given permission to party in Preston Park

Pride has been given landlord’s consent to stage the annual event in Preston Park this summer. Questions were raised after the park was left in a mess last year about whether a different location should be found, such as Madeira Drive. Brighton and Hove City Council has given...
Posted On 12 Mar 2011 at 12:35 am

Hove firemen hand over £4k to children's charity

Hove firefighters this week handed over a cheque for £4,000 to the Chestnut Tree House Children’s Hospice. At the same time, Green Watch saw firsthand the amazing work of the children’s charity and how the money they raised would be put to invaluable use. The work of Chestnut...
Posted On 12 Mar 2011 at 12:15 am

Loss-making bank sells one of Brighton's biggest hotels for £39m

One of Brighton’s leading hotels has been sold for £39 million by Royal Bank of Scotland. The Metropole – currently branded the Hilton Brighton Metropole – has been bought by an investment company called Topland which is run by Israeli-born billionaire brothers Eddie and Sol...
Posted On 12 Mar 2011 at 12:05 am