Brighton care home closes as owner struggles under huge debt burden

A Brighton care home has closed as its owner struggles under a huge debt burden, reported to exceed half a billion pounds. Dane House stands boarded up in Dyke Road Avenue, Brighton, less than a year after an official watchdog – the Care Quality Commission (CQC) – said that it...
Posted On 18 Jun 2017 at 6:47 pm

Brighton and Hove property professionals aim to raise £10k for Grenfell Tower fire survivors

Property professionals from Brighton and Hove have set up a Just Giving page to raise money to help the survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire. Colin Brace, from the Brighton and Hove Property Consortium, said: “I’m sure you were all as moved as we were to see the tragic events...
Posted On 18 Jun 2017 at 10:11 am

Thousands pedal to the coast on the London to Brighton bike ride

Thousands of cyclists are heading to the seafront as they take part in the London to Brighton bike ride today (Sunday 18 June). The event is the flagship fundraiser for the British Heart Foundation (BHF). It started at Clapham Common at 6am this morning. The 54-mile route...
Posted On 18 Jun 2017 at 9:15 am

Home carers wanted for ‘Shared Lives’ scheme in Brighton and Hove

Home carers are being recruited to offer a spare room and provide support for adults with social care needs in Brighton and Hove. The scheme – known as Shared Lives – is run locally by Brighton and Hove City Council. The council said that it was “a life-changing job you can do in...
Posted On 18 Jun 2017 at 8:33 am

Scottish punk band The Skids are back in Brighton after nearly 37 years

The Skids, Concorde 2, Brighton 17.6.17. The Skids who originally formed in their home town of Dunfermline in Scotland by Richard Jobson, Stuart Adamson, Bill Simpson and Tom Kellichan, are embarking on a 30 date 40th Anniversary Tour and the sixteenth venue is at the Concorde 2...
Posted On 18 Jun 2017 at 1:21 am