Thousands expected to defy weather for Martlets Hove Carnival

Thousands of people were expected to turn out for the Martlets Hove Carnival despite a dismal weather forecast. Rain – heavy at times – looked likely to keep the crowds thinner than usual but not to dampen everyone’s enthusiasm. As well as the usual funfair,...
Posted On 26 May 2014 at 2:49 pm

Labour celebrates European poll success in Brighton and Hove

The Labour Party more than doubled its vote in the European parliamentary elections in Brighton and Hove, according to the result declared last night (Sunday 25 May). The party polled 20,414 votes compared with 9,113 at the previous European elections in 2009. It overtook the...
Posted On 26 May 2014 at 3:28 am