Brighton and Hove health chiefs spell out new year hopes

The new Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group gave a public presentation and held a question and answer session this afternoon (Tuesday 15 January). Forty people attended the presentation in the council chamber at Brighton Town Hall, including more than a dozen board and...
Posted On 15 Jan 2013 at 4:50 pm

Harbour bosses believe the tide has turned at Shoreham

Shoreham Port is “the best-kept secret in Sussex”, according the man who runs it. Port chief executive Rodney Lunn said: “So much goes on here that no one knows about.” When developers build new homes, much of the raw material passes through the port. As does salt on the roads...
Posted On 15 Jan 2013 at 1:40 pm

Brighton MP’s bill looks likely to be passed today

Brighton Kemptown MP Simon Kirby is hoping the House of Lords will vote his Disabled Persons’ Parking Badges Bill through this afternoon (Tuesday 15 January). If they do, the Conservative MP’s measure will become law, making changes to the Blue Badge scheme. The bill – or...
Posted On 15 Jan 2013 at 12:56 pm

Body of Hove woman found in sea in Peacehaven

The body of a woman from Hove was found in the sea in Peacehaven on Friday afternoon (11 January). Sussex Police said that she was Mrs Lynne Ashley, 64, from Westbourne Street in Hove. In a statement the force said: “The East Sussex coroner’s office has confirmed the identity of...
Posted On 15 Jan 2013 at 11:35 am

Brighton and Hove Women urged to enter Race for Life

Cancer Research UK is urging women in Brighton and Hove to enter the Race for Life. Entries open today (Tuesday 15 January) for the fundraising event which is taking place at Stanmer Park on Saturday 29 June and Sunday 30 June. The organisers are hoping to top the numbers last...
Posted On 15 Jan 2013 at 10:47 am