Four in five Brighton and Hove schools rated good or outstanding

Four in five schools in Brighton and Hove are rated good or outstanding by the official watchdog Ofsted. Brighton and Hove City Council said: “Ofsted’s most recent national statistics show that local authorities have an average of 74 per cent of schools rated good or outstanding....
Posted On 28 May 2013 at 11:07 pm

Culture Secretary visits Brighton and Hove

The Culture Secretary Maria Miller visited Brighton and Hove today (Tuesday 28 May). Mrs Miller visited the online video games company NCSoft in Brighton, the King Alfred Leisure Centre on Hove seafront and the Brighton Institute of Modern Music (BIMM). She also went to the Royal...
Posted On 28 May 2013 at 6:47 pm

Police hunting Brighton woman to send her back to prison

A Brighton woman is being hunted by police so she can be sent back to prison. Sussex Police said that Gemma Godfrey, 29, formerly of Dewe Road, Brighton, was wanted for breaching the terms of her prison release licence. She was described as white, of medium build with dark...
Posted On 28 May 2013 at 6:17 pm

Hove man spared prison over stash of child porn

A freelance computer engineer who lived in Hove has been spared prison for having a huge stash of child porn. Former American Express employee Neil La Touche, 36, was living at a flat in Cromwell Road, Hove, when he was arrested in November 2010. He has since moved to Swanfield...
Posted On 28 May 2013 at 4:52 pm

Brighton and Hove Greens select candidate for Hanover by-election

The Brighton and Hove Green Party has picked its candidate for the Hanover and Elm Grove by-election. Community campaigner David Gibson will represent the party in the election that follows the resignation of Councillor Matt Follett from Brighton and Hove City Council. Mr Gibson...
Posted On 28 May 2013 at 1:17 pm