Hove playing field campaigners take petition to Downing Street

A campaign group trying to preserve a playing field in Hove handed in a petition to 10 Downing Street yesterday (Tuesday 14 May). The group is trying to prevent a school from being built on BHASVIC field in Old Shoreham Road, Hove. A government agency, the Education Funding...
Posted On 15 May 2013 at 11:27 pm

Brighton University wins funding for ‘green growth’

Brighton University has won a share of £50 million funding aimed at reviving the British economy. The university’s share of the money has yet to be decided but Brighton’s project will be one of 16 to receive funding. The news was announced by the Minister for Universities and...
Posted On 15 May 2013 at 10:33 pm

Homes to be built in Brighton on site of former hen house

Planners have given permission for six houses to be built in Brighton on the site of a former hen house. The three-storey houses were given planning permission to go up behind a terrace in Prince’s Road in the Round Hill area. The new terrace will sit above the Brighton to Lewes...
Posted On 15 May 2013 at 11:30 am

Brighton train passengers warned about bank holiday engineering work

Train passengers from Brighton, Hove and Portslade will be unable to travel directly to London Bridge on Southern services over the bank holiday weekend. But First Capital Connect will be operating Thameslink services to London Bridge. Southern said: “From 1.25am on Saturday 25...
Posted On 15 May 2013 at 8:21 am