Crackdown coming on traveller camps across Brighton and Hove

A crackdown is coming on traveller camps in parks and public spaces across Brighton and Hove thanks to new legal powers. Brighton and Hove City Council is to carry out a consultation on the use of “public spaces protection orders”. The orders were created as a way of tackling...
Posted On 09 Jul 2015 at 6:27 pm

Young foreign student attacked on her first day out in Brighton

A teenage foreign student was attacked and robbed on her first day out in Brighton. The 15-year-old Danish student had left the home of her host family in Brighton to get a bus into the city centre, Sussex Police said. She was confronted by a group of two boys and two girls at...
Posted On 09 Jul 2015 at 6:15 pm

Houdini tortoise on the run in Hove

A Hove couple has launched a desperate search to find their “surprisingly speedy” tortoise escaped from two gardens while they were at Glastonbury. Russian tortoise Reggie was being looked after by friends while Kim Middleton and her boyfriend Chris were at the music...
Posted On 09 Jul 2015 at 6:00 pm

Brighton primary school pupils raise £13k to fit solar panels

Pupils at a Brighton primary school helped raise £13,600 to pay for solar panels to be fitted to the canteen roof. And today (Thursday 9 July) Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas went along to St Luke’s to congratulate the school’s “Eco-Warriors”. The Green MP had a chance to see...
Posted On 09 Jul 2015 at 1:17 pm