Brighton college chiefs plan £73m makeover

Plans for a £73 million redevelopment of the main City College buildings will be shared with the public this week. The scheme will involve demolishing Pelham Tower and replacing it with 500 student flats after new college premises have been built on the neighbouring car park. And...
Posted On 13 Nov 2012 at 10:35 pm

Brighton medical staff given extra training after child neglect case

A case of parents neglecting a child because of their addiction to drink or drugs has led to doctors, health visitors, midwives and social workers being given extra training. A review found a need for “considerable learning” as a result of the case. Brighton and Hove Local...
Posted On 13 Nov 2012 at 10:27 pm

Brighton and Hove police commander to retire

The police commander for Brighton and Hove is to retire in the spring. Chief Superintendent Graham Bartlett, 48, said that he would retire from Sussex Police on Sunday 31 March. He said: “I have taken the decision to retire from the police service next March. “By that time I will...
Posted On 13 Nov 2012 at 5:47 pm

Woman fights off attacker in Brighton

A woman fought off a man who dragged her into an alleyway and robbed her near the Seven Dials in Brighton. She was lost while on her way to friends when the attack happened at about 3.40am on Sunday (11 November). The 26-year-old woman screamed and fought the man when he grabbed...
Posted On 13 Nov 2012 at 8:35 am