Wheelchair-bound woman petitions council for help over Hove Station footbridge

A wheelchair-bound woman has petitioned Brighton and Hove City Council for help over the Hove Station footbridge. The bridge is the responsibility of Network Rail but Jennifer Keeble hopes that the council will work with Network Rail to make the station more accessible. The...
Posted On 28 Mar 2014 at 5:23 pm

Brighton and Hove Artists Open Houses brochure published

Award-winning illustrator Jonny Hannah has been announced as the cover artist for the 2014 Artists Open Houses festival brochure. For four weekends throughout May, artists and makers in Brighton and Hove will open their houses and studios up to the public – the largest event of...
Posted On 28 Mar 2014 at 4:37 pm

Free Sunday parking in Brighton and Hove moves a step closer

Plans for free Sunday parking in Brighton and Hove took a step forward yesterday (Thursday 27 March). Local Liberal Democrats persuaded more than 1,250 people to sign a petition backing the proposal. This triggered a debate about waiving charges for on-street and off-street...
Posted On 28 Mar 2014 at 3:36 pm

Two more Brighton and Hove drivers banned in drink drive crackdown

Two more drivers have been banned from the road as a result of the annual Christmas crackdown on drink driving by Sussex Police. Chipo Maposa, 47, of Elm Drive, Hangleton, was arrested after her silver Vauxhall Astra was seen swerving in Church Road, Hove. It then hit a lamppost...
Posted On 28 Mar 2014 at 2:22 pm

Do you recognise youths suspected of attacking student in Brighton?

CCTV images have been published showing youths suspected of carrying out an attack on a student in Brighton which left him with a broken jaw. Sussex Police urged the youths to come forward or anyone who recognises them to contact detectives. The student, a 20-year-old Italian who...
Posted On 28 Mar 2014 at 12:26 pm