Sussex hammer Notts in three days

LV County Championship Division One, Hove Sussex 304 & 187-1 beat Nottinghamshire 145 & 324-9 by 9 wickets Sussex 22pts, Nottinghamshire 3pts By Jack Bradshaw Sussex cruised to a nine-wicket victory against defending champions Nottinghamshire on day three of their County...
Posted On 12 May 2011 at 10:45 pm

Brighton MP steps in to help save student bursaries

Trainee teachers at Brighton University will benefit from lobbying by a committee of MPs which includes the Member for Brighton Kemptown Simon Kirby. The students, who will start on a design and technology postgraduate certificate in education (PGCE) course in September, will now...
Posted On 12 May 2011 at 9:59 pm

Brighton attracts one of Britain's biggest unions – twice

One of Britain’s oldest and biggest unions has booked the Brighton Centre for its annual conference this year and next year. The GMB is expected to attract more than 800 delegates to its annual congress in Brighton from Sunday 5 June to Thursday 9 June. The union, which has more...
Posted On 12 May 2011 at 9:34 pm

Greens announce new cabinet for Brighton and Hove

The Green Party has announced the make-up of its cabinet to run Brighton and Hove City Council. Bill Randall becomes leader of the council with Amy Kennedy and Ian Davey as his deputies. Councillor Kennedy becomes the cabinet member for planning, economic development and...
Posted On 12 May 2011 at 4:10 pm

Brighton students vow to keep up fight against tuition fee rise

Brighton Students’ Union met yesterday and renewed its commitment to oppose moves to charge up to £9,000 a year tuition fees from next year. The opposition to tuition fees is combined with a commitment to fight higher education spending cuts being brought in by the Conservative...
Posted On 12 May 2011 at 3:55 pm