BHS in Brighton will shut although no closing date set yet

The BHS store in Churchill Square, Brighton, is to shut, according to the administrators, although no closing date has yet been set. The decision was announced yesterday (Thursday 2 June) by Philip Duffy and Benjamin Wiles, the managing directors of Duff and Phelps, the...
Posted On 03 Jun 2016 at 6:55 pm

Muggers attack and rob man of laptop bag and wallet in Hove street

Muggers attacked a man and robbed him of his laptop and wallet in the early hours of this morning (Friday 3 June). Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing for information after a man was robbed in Hangleton Road, Hove just after midnight on Friday (3 June). “The...
Posted On 03 Jun 2016 at 4:26 pm

Bus drivers overwhelmingly vote to ballot for industrial action

Bus drivers have overwhelmingly voted to ballot for strike action over claims of bullying and harassment at work. In a consultative ballot held last Thursday, 497 Unite members at Brighton and Hove Buses voted in favour of a full industrial action ballot, with just 33 voting...
Posted On 03 Jun 2016 at 10:32 am

Brighton charity boss takes on personal challenge to boost fundraising

A charity chief executive from Brighton is undertaking a 160-mile personal walking kayaking and canoeing challenge to boost fundraising for disaster victims. Aleema Shivji, who runs Handicap International UK, is leading from the front as she tackles the South Downs Way in five...
Posted On 03 Jun 2016 at 9:52 am