Slade cancel gigs after collision with cyclist breaks guitarist’s elbow in Brighton

Glam rockers Slade have had to cancel their gigs for the next few months after guitarist Dave Hill suffered a broken elbow when he collided with a cyclist in Brighton. The 70-year-old was staying at the Grand hotel when he was hit just before Christmas and had to go to the Royal...
Posted On 29 Dec 2016 at 9:46 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Hughton’s very enjoyable two years

Brighton and Hove News caught up with Albion boss Chris Hughton at this week’s pre-match press conference.  It will be two years on Saturday since the former Newcastle and Norwich boss took over from Sami Hyypia.  Hughton told Brighton and Hove News that his time...
Posted On 29 Dec 2016 at 9:07 pm

Brighton and Hove special schools to take children from 2 years old

Two special schools in Brighton and Hove are to take children from as young as two years old, subject to agreement from councillors. The starting age would be lowered at Hillside special school in Portslade and Downs View special school in Woodingdean. At Hillside the age range...
Posted On 29 Dec 2016 at 7:25 pm

Planning inspector sides with developers on affordable homes

The challenge of including affordable homes in bigger developments in Brighton and Hove has been laid bare in a planning inspector’s ruling. The independent inspector said that plans to turn the empty Lansdowne Place Hotel – formerly the Dudley Hotel – into 45 flats did not need...
Posted On 29 Dec 2016 at 6:01 pm