Brighton Half Marathon announces 2017 date

The organisers of the Vitality Brighton Half Marathon have announced the 2017 race date – Sunday 26 February. Event manager Dave Hill thanked everyone from the main corporate sponsor – the insurer Vitality – to the thousands who run the 13-mile course. At a...
Posted On 31 Mar 2016 at 7:58 pm

Brighton health trust wins ‘foundation trust’ status

A health trust based in Brighton has been awarded “foundation trust” status, giving it greater financial freedom. Bosses at Sussex Community Trust, which has its headquarters at the Brighton General Hospital, in Elm Grove, Brighton, shared the news at a board meeting today...
Posted On 31 Mar 2016 at 1:50 pm

Have you seen missing girl, 14, from Brighton?

A 14-year-old girl has been missing from her Brighton home since Saturday (26 March), Sussex Police said this afternoon (Thursday 31 March). The force issued a public for help in finding her and said: “Police and family are concerned for the welfare of missing Lola Declemente,...
Posted On 31 Mar 2016 at 1:29 pm

Court sentences Brighton kebab shop boss over safety breaches

The joint owner of a Brighton kebab shop has been sentenced by magistrates after he admitted a breach of fire safety regulations. Mustafa Duran, 50, of Elm Lodge, Canterbury Drive, Brighton, pleaded guilty to failing to comply with a prohibition notice when he appeared at...
Posted On 31 Mar 2016 at 11:30 am

Birdwatch bosses praise spectacular starling displays on Brighton and Hove seafront but warn of declining numbers

The conservation experts behind the annual Birdwatch survey have sung the praises of the spectacular starling displays on Brighton and Hove seafront but warned that their numbers are still falling. The RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds) thanked the thousands who...
Posted On 31 Mar 2016 at 12:10 am