Brighton and Hove Greens defiant in confidence vote debate

The Greens defended their performance and criticised their political opponents during a debate on a motion of no confidence this evening (Thursday 30 January). The party will continue to run Brighton and Hove City Council even though Labour and Conservative councillors combined...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 11:58 pm

Brighton and Hove Tories back Labour’s vote of no confidence in the Greens

The opposition Conservative group on Brighton and Hove City Council voted with Labour this evening to pass a motion of no confidence in the Green administration. In all, 29 councillors backed the motion while 21 opposed it. Only two councillors abstained – and one of those was...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 10:51 pm

Greens lose no confidence vote but stay in office

Labour and Conservative councillors combined to pass a vote of no confidence in the Green Party at a meeting of Brighton and Hove City Council this evening ( Thursday 30 January). Twenty nine councillors voted for the motion, twenty one voted against and two – the Mayor...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 8:07 pm

Woman dies after being hit by bus in Brighton

A woman pedestrian who was critically injured by a bus in Brighton has died. The 18-year-old woman, Zhiying He, was known as Cecilia. She was a student at the International Study Centre and was living on the Sussex University campus in Falmer. The accident happened on Tuesday...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 5:13 pm

Woman raped in Brighton doorway

A woman was raped in a seafront doorway in the early hours of yesterday morning (Tuesday 28 January). The 18-year-old had been on a night out with friends when she was attacked. Sussex Police said: “She was in a doorway near the seafront when two black men approached her. One of...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 11:42 am

Replacement windows in Brighton conservation area refused planning permission

By Jenni Davidson Planning permission has been refused for modern windows in a historic Brighton conservation area. The double glazed UPVC windows had already been fitted to the second floor flat in Clifton Street, Brighton. The owner, Mr Randolph Morse of Cleve Terrace, Lewes,...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 1:27 am
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