Brighton man takes on ‘marathon’ challenge for cancer charity

A personal trainer from Brighton is taking on a “marathon” challenge for the cancer charity that cared for his father and grandfather. Joe Addison has supported Macmillan Cancer Support since 2010 in memory of his father who died from cancer and is running the BM10k...
Posted On 10 Jan 2018 at 3:44 pm

Norman Baker leaves the Big Lemon after just ten months because of itchy feet

Just ten months after joining the Big Lemon, former Lewes MP Norman Baker is off to pursue a range of other interests including journalism, a music album and a top secret new book. Mr Baker joined the Brighton bus company in March last year, and says he has already achieved what...
Posted On 10 Jan 2018 at 2:39 pm

Brighton school’s head leaves to become Ofsted inspector

The head of a Brighton secondary school is leaving at the end of this term to become an Ofsted inspector. Dylan Davies, the principal of the Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA), wrote to parents yesterday (Tuesday 9 January) to tell them about his new position as an HMI...
Posted On 10 Jan 2018 at 12:00 pm

Brighton mainline to close this October and February 2019

The Brighton mainline will be closed for two weeks in the autumn half term and 2019 spring half term for a ‘once-in-a-generation’ upgrade The 300,000 passengers who use the line every day are being urged to plan ahead to avoid the closures, which will see rail...
Posted On 10 Jan 2018 at 9:37 am

Litter plea follows rubbish test by film crew in Brighton street

An experiment filmed in Brighton found that more than a thousand people walked past an empty plastic bottle left in the street even though there was a rubbish bin near by. Just five people picked up the bottle and put it in the bin during the hour-long test, filmed in New Road...
Posted On 10 Jan 2018 at 3:16 am