Brighton prepares to celebrate Refugee Week

For 20 years Brighton and Hove has celebrated Refugee Week with events highlighting refugees’ contributions, resilience and creativity. This year Refugee Week runs from Monday 18 June to Sunday 24 June, with events in Brighton starting on Saturday (16 June). They include...
Posted On 12 Jun 2018 at 10:12 pm

New public health chief appointed for Brighton and Hove

A new public health chief has been appointed for Brighton and Hove. Alistair Hill, 48, has been promoted to director of public health, having served as the acting director since November. He said: “I am delighted to take on this exciting role. I’m looking forward to working with...
Posted On 12 Jun 2018 at 6:22 pm

Fake ‘designated cannabis zone’ pictures put up around Brighton

Signs claiming that parts of Brighton have been declared “designated cannabis zones” have been put up around the city – but sadly for dope smokers, the council has confirmed they are fake. The signs, which are printed with Brighton and Hove City Council’s...
Posted On 12 Jun 2018 at 5:32 pm

Bruce on the Boundary – Looking forward to a Blast

Compared to recent years, these are relatively straitened times at the County Ground and no bigger illustration of that came last week when the club confirmed the identity of their second overseas player for the Vitality T20 Blast next month. Tom Bruce is 26 and has played 14 T20...
Posted On 12 Jun 2018 at 3:01 pm