Junior doctors to strike in Brighton again tomorrow

Junior doctors are to go on strike in Brighton and Hove again tomorrow after talks between the government and the British Medical Association ended without agreement today (Tuesday 9 February). The 24-hour strike will start at 8am tomorrow (Wednesday 10 February) and end at 8am...
Posted On 09 Feb 2016 at 7:17 pm

Parking contractor to test camera technology on Brighton streets

Parking contractor NSL is to test camera technology on the streets of Brighton to enable staff to issue tickets more quickly. The company has agreed terms of a trial with Brighton and Hove City Council using automatic number plate recognition technology. A car or moped fitted...
Posted On 09 Feb 2016 at 6:32 pm

Temporary site offices for Brighton hospital modernisation win planning officials’ backing

Plans to put up temporary site offices during the £485 million Brighton hospital modernisation project have won the backing of planning officials. They are advising councillors to vote through the plans for the three-storey prefab steel block at a meeting next week. Construction...
Posted On 09 Feb 2016 at 5:49 pm

Thief steals Hove painter’s van and dog from Brighton street

A thief has stolen a van and a dog called Indie belonging to a painter and decorator from Hove. Sussex Police said that the red Fiat Diablo van and Indie, a German shepherd, were stolen from Cumberland Road, in the Preston Park area of Brighton, this morning (Tuesday 9 February)....
Posted On 09 Feb 2016 at 4:25 pm

Brighton doctors’ surgery requires improvement

A Brighton doctors’ surgery has inadequate leadership while the overall practice requires improvement, according to an official inspection report. The Brighton Station Health Centre was given the “requires improvement” rating – the second worst of four grades – by the Care...
Posted On 09 Feb 2016 at 1:47 pm