Public Notices – what’s new? What affects you?

Find out about the latest public notices and how they affect you by clicking on the links below. Planning applications – what new buildings are planned near you? Traffic regulation orders – what changes affect your local roads? Licensing – where are new licensed...
Posted On 18 Mar 2014 at 11:41 pm

Brighton music pub saved from the brink of closure again

Jenni Davidson A Brighton pub that is famed for its live acoustic music has been saved from closure for the third time in under two years. The Greys, on Southover Street, will reopen this Thursday (20 March) under the management of Sharon Barr. Ms Barr is well known in the...
Posted On 18 Mar 2014 at 9:06 pm
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Brighton Dome celebrates ABBA Eurovision anniversary

Jenni Davidson Brighton Dome is celebrating the 40th anniversary of ABBA winning the Eurovision Song Contest in Brighton with a chance to perform on the same stage. ABBA won the 1974 Eurovision Song Contest at the Brighton Dome on 6 April 1974 with their hit song Waterloo. Forty...
Posted On 18 Mar 2014 at 7:33 pm
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Lorry driver charged over A27 Brighton Bypass death crash

A lorry driver is to appear in court charged with causing the death of a pensioner in a crash on the A27 Brighton Bypass. Andrew May, 45, is accused of causing the death of Ernest Humphrey, 79. Mr Humphrey, of Mackie Avenue, Hassocks, died after Mr May’s lorry hit the black...
Posted On 18 Mar 2014 at 4:35 pm

Smoke alarm saves Brighton couple from house fire

A Brighton couple were saved from a severe fire at their home in the early hours by a working smoke alarm, the fire service said. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said the kitchen fire was reported shortly after 2.30am today (Tuesday 18 March) in Coombe Vale, Saltdean. The...
Posted On 18 Mar 2014 at 3:21 pm

Young Brighton and Hove entrepreneurs vie for £50k start-up prize

Young entrepreneurs from City College Brighton and Hove are getting close to turning their business dreams into reality with a £50,000 prize fund. The Young Start-up Talent initiative is aimed at 16 to 25-year-olds in the area who have that special spark to start up in business....
Posted On 18 Mar 2014 at 10:53 am

Work starts on cancer support centre in Brighton

Two related events are due to take place in Brighton today (Tuesday 18 March). They promise to make a difference to the lives of people with cancer – and their families – for many years to come. The first is a ceremonial turf-cutting to mark the start of work on building the new...
Posted On 18 Mar 2014 at 8:56 am