Brighton Pride – 25 arrested, 130 treated and 78,000 handled by Brighton Station

Police said this morning that 25 people were arrested and 130 given medical treatment at Brighton and Hove Pride yesterday (Saturday 6 August). Up to 200,000 people packed into Brighton as the sun shone for the parade, the event in Preston Park and the party in the St James’s...
Posted On 07 Aug 2016 at 12:37 pm

Brighton and Hove planners give permission for 29 new council flats

Planning permission has been given to build 29 council flats next to a library, school and health centre in Brighton. Work on the two blocks, next to the Wellsbourne Health Centre, in Whitehawk Road, should start within months, Brighton and Hove City Council said. The scheme is...
Posted On 07 Aug 2016 at 12:12 pm

Six arrested and drugs seized in raids before Brighton Pride – rave shut down afterwards

Six people were arrested and “a significant amount of drugs were seized” in a series of raids in the run up to Brighton and Hove Pride. And a rave was shut down last night (Saturday 6 August) in a car park on Brighton seafront. The success in halting the unofficial gathering at...
Posted On 07 Aug 2016 at 1:41 am