Minister visits Moulsecoomb children's centre

A government minister visited a children’s centre in Moulsecoomb earlier today (Tuesday 3 May). Tim Loughton, the Children and Families Minister and Conservative MP for East Worthing and Shoreham, praised the Sure Start centre in Hodshrove Lane, Moulsecoomb. He said: “Sure Start...
Posted On 03 May 2011 at 11:32 pm

Miliband gives Brighton and Hove Labour candidates a pep talk

By Claire Smyth Labour will fight for every vote in this week’s council elections, former Foreign Secretary David Miliband said today (Tuesday 3 May). The MP for South Shields spoke to a group of Labour activists and new party supporters at an informal lunch at the Gallery Bistro...
Posted On 03 May 2011 at 8:04 pm

Yardy returns to lead Sussex to victory

CB40, Hove Sussex 226-5 beat The Netherlands 225-7 by 5 wickets By Jack Bradshaw Michael Yardy made a successful return to competitive action by leading Sussex to a comfortable victory against The Netherlands at Hove. The England all-rounder was making his first appearance since...
Posted On 03 May 2011 at 4:58 pm

Brighton hairdresser hurt in hammer attack

A 22-year-old man was hurt in a hammer attack at a Brighton barber’s shop this morning. Sussex Police said that officers were called to Hair Razors in Coombe Road, Brighton, just before 9am. Two men attacked a member of the hairdresser’s staff. He was taken to the Royal Sussex...
Posted On 03 May 2011 at 2:50 pm

Brighton and Hove property owners offered free electricity

Property owners in the Brighton and Hove area are being offered free electricity worth up to £4,000 a year. The offer comes from Brighton Energy Co-op which wants to install solar panels on a small number of big south-facing roofs. Damian Tow, project director at Brighton Energy...
Posted On 03 May 2011 at 4:55 am