Hove fraudster jailed for ripping off tradesmen

A fraudster from Hove was jailed for 18 months at Lewes Crown Court yesterday (Thursday 21 February). Russell Chandler, 29, of Cambridge Road, Hove, targeted small businesses by pretending to offer contacts for work. He employed sales staff whose job was to try to persuade...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013 at 6:07 pm

Brighton church wins permission to conduct civil partnership ceremonies

The Brighton Unitarian Church has become the first church in Brighton and Hove to be licensed to conduct civil partnership ceremonies. The move follows a change in the law which came into force at the end of last year. The church, in New Road, Brighton, has previously blessed...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013 at 2:35 pm

Brighton charity thanks former addict after fundraising run

A Brighton charity thanked a recovering heroin and alcohol addict for his fundraising efforts last night (Thursday 21 February). James Danks raised the money when he ran the Brighton Half Marathon on Sunday (17 February) as a thank you to Brighton Housing Trust (BHT) for helping...
Posted On 22 Feb 2013 at 12:18 pm