Sussex Police detain BBC cameraman under anti-terror law for taking photo of Hove Town Hall

Sussex Police detained a man who was taking photographs of Hove Town Hall on behalf of the BBC this afternoon (Thursday 4 May). Eddie Mitchell was held under section 43 of the Terrorism Act 2000 which permits police to stop and search someone if they have genuine reason to...
Posted On 04 May 2017 at 10:16 pm

Laish + Emma Gatrill: The pendulum has swung

  Prince Albert, Brighton 15 March. I have to confess that I am a recent convert to the work of one former Brighton resident Daniel Green aka Laish. Now I am reliably informed that you correctly pronounce it as lie-shh and not lay-ish as I have been doing. Daniel is a...
Posted On 04 May 2017 at 8:43 pm

Hove Civic Society backs revised plans for Sackville Hotel site

Hove Civic Society has come out in favour of plans to build dozens of flats on the derelict site of the old Sackville Hotel on the seafront. It said that the initial proposals – to build 98 flats in a 17-storey tower in Kingsway – commanded little support. But the applicant, Hyde...
Posted On 04 May 2017 at 2:39 am