Ofsted delivers verdict on outstanding Brighton sixth form college

By Rosy Matheson Brighton, Hove and Sussex VI Form College (BHASVIC) has received an outstanding report from schools the education watchdog Ofsted. In its latest inspection Ofsted awarded four key overall grades with inspectors giving the college the top grade, outstanding, for...
Posted On 22 Nov 2012 at 2:50 pm

Traders stop traffic in Brighton to protest about parking

Traders held a protest about parking and loading restrictions in a busy Brighton shopping street today. About 20 traders formed a human chain to load and unload at M&B Meats in London Road, Brighton, halting traffic for about five minutes. Graham Maides, who runs M&B...
Posted On 22 Nov 2012 at 2:46 pm

Brighton Fringe announces cash awards

By Tim Embleton An arts charity is offering ten awards of £500 for young people to bring their work to next year’s Brighton Fringe. The ten winners will also benefit from a discounted registration fee of £126. IdeasTap, the charity behind the awards, aims to help creative young...
Posted On 22 Nov 2012 at 8:49 am

Brighton project collects winter coats for children

By Tim Embleton A group of volunteers has come together to help protect the most vulnerable children in the city from the cold this winter. Brighton and Hove Coats for Kids is a short-term project aimed at getting coats to the children most in need of them. They are looking for...
Posted On 22 Nov 2012 at 8:31 am