Brighton students protest end of free bus service

Almost 5,000 people have signed a petition protesting about the end of a free bus service between Falmer and the University of Brighton’s Varley Park halls of residence. The previous service, operated by the Big Lemon, ran between the halls of residence at Varley Park and...
Posted On 18 Sep 2017 at 5:00 pm

North Street in Brighton to close for eight weeks from today

One of Brighton’s busiest roads is due to close for eight weeks for resurfacing from today (Monday 18 September). Southern Water is resurfacing the road from the Clock Tower to just before East Street. Brighton and Hove Buses said that it was putting diversions in place, designed...
Posted On 18 Sep 2017 at 7:56 am

Armed police to step up patrols in Brighton after latest terror attack

Armed police have been on patrol on the streets of Brighton after the latest terror attack in London on Friday (15 September). Sussex Police said: “Following the terror attack on a train at London’s Parsons Green tube station on Friday morning (15 September), Sussex Police...
Posted On 18 Sep 2017 at 7:39 am

Portslade national teaching school urges council not to cut pupil numbers

A Portslade school is urging councillors not to cut pupil numbers against the wishes of the head and governors. Benfield Primary School said that the proposed cut would mean turning away children whose parents wanted to send them there. It could also put at risk Benfield’s...
Posted On 18 Sep 2017 at 7:19 am