Brighton and Hove staff face uncertainty as big firms ponder branch closures

Staff working in shops in Brighton and Hove face more uncertainty after a spate of recent announcements and market rumours about branch closures. Travel agent Thomas Cook, toy retailer Toys R Us and bank group RBS (Royal Bank of Scotland) are among the national and international...
Posted On 03 Dec 2017 at 7:27 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion do win at the Amex this weekend- with the superb Young Seagulls Christmas Party

Albion came up trumps yet again this year as they hosted just over 2000 Young Seagull members for the annual Christmas Party at the Amex Stadium. Not only could the young fans meet the entire squad for an autograph and photo session, there was also a host of other activities to...
Posted On 03 Dec 2017 at 6:29 pm

Brighton guesthouse sold for £1.25m

A guesthouse close to Brighton seafront has been sold for £1.25 million. Kempfield House, in Maderia Place, Brighton, was sold by Chris Meyler to Zak Abedi through the leisure property specialist Fleurets. The property is a five-storey, grade II listed Georgian townhouse with 13...
Posted On 03 Dec 2017 at 6:20 pm

Senior Labour lord ‘to repay travel claims’ to and from Brighton home

A senior member of the House of Lords has offered to repay up to £41,000 in expenses claimed for travel between his Brighton home and Westminster, according to a Sunday newspaper. The Mail on Sunday said that Labour’s Chief Whip in the Lords, Lord Bassam of Brighton, claimed the...
Posted On 03 Dec 2017 at 11:13 am