Police concerned about 15-year-old Brighton boy who went missing last week

Police are concerned about a 15-year-old boy from Brighton who went missing almost a week ago. Jack Winstanley was last seen in Moulsecoomb last Thursday, Sussex Police said. The force said: “Police are concerned for missing teenager Jack Winstanley from Brighton. “The...
Posted On 21 Feb 2018 at 7:01 pm

Recycling truck breakdowns see rubbish pile up

City households have been left without recycling collections for more than a week because of a combination of faulty recycling trucks and staff sickness. Areas affected include Hanover, Preston Park, Patcham, central Hove, Seven Dials and the North Laine. Although the city...
Posted On 21 Feb 2018 at 11:42 am

NHS trust appoints new chair

An NHS trust serving Brighton and Hove has appointed a new chair, it said today (Wednesday 21 February). Sussex Partnership said: “Peter Molyneux has been appointed as chair of Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust with effect from 1 April 2018. “Peter has been...
Posted On 21 Feb 2018 at 10:31 am

Sussex University staff start 14-day strike over pensions tomorrow

Staff at Sussex and 60 other universities are due to start a 14-day strike over pensions tomorrow (Thursday 22 February). The strike has been called by the University and College Union (UCU) over proposed changes that, it said, would leave a typical lecturer worse off by almos...
Posted On 21 Feb 2018 at 2:36 am