Brighton and Hove Greens urge councillors to reject party’s own budget

The Brighton and Hove Green Party has passed a motion calling on councillors to reject their own budget proposals, including a 5.9 per cent rise in council tax. The party held a general meeting yesterday (Saturday 17 January) at the Brighthelm Centre where the motion was passed...
Posted On 18 Jan 2015 at 11:55 pm

Brighton and Hove Green Party asks Jason Kitcat to go before elections

The Brighton and Hove Green Party has called on council leader Jason Kitcat to stand down as soon as possible. The Green leader of Brighton and Hove City Council said last year that he would not be standing at the local elections on Thursday 7 May. Yesterday (Saturday 17 January)...
Posted On 18 Jan 2015 at 11:51 pm

Have you seen missing Hove pensioner?

A 70-year-old man from Hove has been reported missing. Thomas Swan left his home early on Friday (16 January) but hasn’t been seen since. Sussex Police said that officers were becoming increasingly worried for Thomas as they have been unable to confirm where he is or where he has...
Posted On 18 Jan 2015 at 10:59 pm

New openings boost turnover at Brighton and Hove restaurant business

New restaurant openings have boosted turnover and dented profits at the Giggling Squid chain. The first Giggling Squid, in Church Road, Hove, recently reopened after storm and flood damage although this was after the financial year end. The parent company Giggling Restaurants...
Posted On 18 Jan 2015 at 6:29 pm