Skate park for The Level given planning permission

Plans for a sunken concrete skate park at The Level has been given planning permission. The decision was made by Brighton and Hove City Council Planning Committee this afternoon (Wednesday 8 August) at Hove Town Hall. Councillors backed plans for the new skate park and associated...
Posted On 08 Aug 2012 at 8:20 pm

Woodingdean bungalow extension approved

A home owner has been given permission to enlarge his bungalow in Woodingdean. An official report recommended refusing permission for the proposed changes to the two-bedroom semi-detached bungalow in Chalkland Rise. But Brighton and Hove City Council Planning Committee backed...
Posted On 08 Aug 2012 at 3:18 pm

Brighton security boss given special powers

Colin Tribe’s manor is Brighton Marina. The 44-year-old former soldier is the security manager for the Brighton Marina Estate Management Company. But once or twice a week he can be found patrolling off site. Since signing up to be a special constable, he has been trained by...
Posted On 08 Aug 2012 at 10:29 am

Hove business boss aims to swim Channel for charity today

A Hove businessman aims to swim the English Channel as part of a six-person relay team today (Wednesday 8 August) to raise money for a children’s charity. Rob Starr, 43, who lives and works in Hove, couldn’t even swim two and a half years ago when he agreed to the challenge at...
Posted On 08 Aug 2012 at 2:29 am