Brighton hospital boss promises to cut A&E waiting times

The man in charge of Brighton and Hove’s main hospital has promised to cut waiting times for accident and emergency (A&E) patients. Matthew Kershaw, the chief executive of Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the Royal Sussex County Hospital, said...
Posted On 24 Apr 2013 at 8:54 pm

Planners turn down tower blocks opposite Preston Park in Brighton

Planners have turned down a proposal to build 231 flats in a massive building opposite Preston Park in Brighton. Five members of Brighton and Hove City Council Planning Committee voted against the scheme which involves demolishing Anston House. Four members voted in favour and...
Posted On 24 Apr 2013 at 4:37 pm

Couple charged with defrauding 100-year-old uncle from Brighton

A couple have been charged with defrauding their 100-year-old uncle from Brighton of £26,000. The self-employed pair Janice Olaff, 65, and her husband Leslie Olaff, 70, from Stanmore, London, are accused of writing cheques and using debit cards fraudulently for a period of six...
Posted On 24 Apr 2013 at 11:12 am

Pupils join Portslade school’s sponsors in topping out ceremony

Two pupils took part in a topping out ceremony at the Portslade Aldridge Community Academy (PACA) yesterday (Tuesday 23 April). Skye Colderwood, 12, and Allyshia Vallier, 11, both in year 7, recited a poem to mark the occasion on the roof of a new building at the Mile Oak school....
Posted On 24 Apr 2013 at 10:49 am