Video: Brighton streets hold digital treasure hunt clues

by Chloe McLaren Treasure hunters took to the streets of Brighton searching for clues hidden in QR codes. QR codes are black and white square images read by smartphones, leading the user to websites. The event was part of Brighton Digital Festival, with teams following treasure...
Posted On 27 Sep 2011 at 10:37 pm

Hove fire suspect appears in court

A man who was arrested at the scene of a fire in Hove yesterday (Monday 26 September) has been charged with arson and brought before a court. Matthew Woolf, 31, of Goldstone Villas, Hove, was arrested in the street at about 4.30pm as an East Sussex Fire and Rescue crew tackled...
Posted On 27 Sep 2011 at 8:17 pm

Brighton seafront site offered up for new attractions

A campaign has been started to bring new attractions to a prime site on Brighton seafront. Brighton and Hove City Council has invited bids for users of a 116-metre stretch of the beach between the new Brighton Wheel site and the Yellowave beach sports complex in Madeira Drive....
Posted On 27 Sep 2011 at 5:50 pm

Brighton hospital revamp plans to go on show

Plans for the new look Royal Sussex County Hospital are to go on show at exhibitions in Brighton and Hove over three weeks in October. Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the Royal Sussex, has submitted plans to demolish buildings fronting Eastern Road...
Posted On 27 Sep 2011 at 3:21 pm

Missing Brighton man found safe and well

A 60-year-old man from Brighton who was reported missing last week has been found safe and well. Robert Monro went missing from his home in Regent Street, Brighton, on Wednesday 21 September. He was found in Seaford at the weekend, Sussex Police said. A spokesman for the force...
Posted On 27 Sep 2011 at 3:14 pm

Local food for Brighton school children

More locally sourced fruit and vegetables will make up school meals in Brighton and Hove, the council has announced today. New menus in primary and special schools across the city include fresh-baked bread, free-range eggs and at least two of the recommended five portions of...
Posted On 27 Sep 2011 at 12:20 pm

Council tax inspectors to check 1,000 Brighton and Hove homes

Students and single people across Brighton and Hove face a knock at the door from council tax revenue inspectors. Jason Kitcat, the Brighton and Hove City Council cabinet member for finance, said that the inspectors would carry out a thousand checks in the coming month. The move...
Posted On 27 Sep 2011 at 5:30 am