Hove head reassures staff and parents about academy option

Hove Park head teacher Derek Trimmer has offered reassurance to those worried about the prospect of his school becoming an academy. If the governors chose to explore the possibility, he said, they would consult parents, staff and the wider community fully before reaching any...
Posted On 14 Mar 2014 at 1:40 pm

Brighton and Hove politicians pay tribute to Tony Benn

Tributes have been paid to the former Labour MP and cabinet minister Tony Benn who died at his London home at the age of 88 this morning (Friday 14 March). The former Labour MP for Hove and Defence Minister Ivor Caplin told BBC Sussex that Mr Benn was a charismatic figure and...
Posted On 14 Mar 2014 at 9:53 am

Climbing wall to open in Brighton tomorrow

A climbing wall is due to open at the Withdean Sports Complex tomorrow (Saturday 15 March). The mayor of Brighton and Hove, Councillor Denise Cobb, is scheduled to perform the official opening at 10.30am. The climbing wall will be operated by High Sports, which runs a similar set...
Posted On 14 Mar 2014 at 6:14 am