Interpreters required for mothers and mums-to-be 1,300 times at Brighton hospital trust

A Brighton hospital trust asked interpreters to help mothers and mums-to-be more than 1,300 times in less than 12 months Most of the 1,361 requests were for interpreters to attend appointments with community midwives (641) or ante-natal appointments (418). But interpreters...
Posted On 11 Jul 2016 at 7:20 pm

Two cars crash in Hove shortly before rush hour

Two cars crashed in Hove shortly before the rush hour this afternoon (Monday 11 July) on a busy route back into town. One of the drivers was believed to have suffered “a medical episode” shortly before the crash on the A2038 King George VI Avenue, Hove, known locally as Snakey...
Posted On 11 Jul 2016 at 6:33 pm

Brighton’s ugliest building to be demolished and replaced

Plans have been submitted to demolish and replace Anston House which is often described as the ugliest building in Brighton. Property developer First Base and housing association Hyde Group have submitted a planning application to Brighton and Hove City Council. They hope to...
Posted On 11 Jul 2016 at 6:13 pm

Lorry driver arrested after crash which left Brighton cyclist fighting for his life

A lorry driver is being investigated for driving while under the influence of drugs after a crash which left a cyclist fighting for his life. Emergency services were called shortly after 1pm on Saturday to the crash at the bottom of Elm Grove where it meets the Lewes Road. The...
Posted On 11 Jul 2016 at 11:08 am