Naked beachcombers clear litter from Brighton beach

Dozens of environmentalists stripped off for an eye catching beach clear up yesterday to highlight marine pollution – and attempt to get into the Guinness Book of Records. A total of 25 people turned up to take off their clothes at Black Rock Beach, picking up nine bags...
Posted On 19 Sep 2016 at 4:50 pm

Brighton hospital consultant cleared of racism

A senior Brighton hospital consultant has been cleared of racism at a Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS) hearing. Peter Hale, 58, had been accused of making racist remarks about some of his colleagues, referring to four doctors from India and Pakistan as “these...
Posted On 19 Sep 2016 at 4:04 pm

A thousand more Brighton commuter seats promised – but not until 2018

Consultation on a new timetable for the Brighton mainline and coastal routes begins today, with more trains for commuters promised as part of the biggest shake up of train times in a generation – but passengers will have to wait for two years for improvements. Both Southern...
Posted On 19 Sep 2016 at 12:15 pm

Pro-Corbyn chair of suspended Brighton Labour Party filmed plotting to deselect Hove MP

The ex-chair of Brighton and Hove’s Labour party has been secretly filmed telling a crowd of Momentum supporters the best tactics for deselecting Hove MP Peter Kyle. Mark Sandell was elected chair of the city’s Constituency Labour Party (CLP) in July on a pro-Corbyn...
Posted On 19 Sep 2016 at 10:53 am