Debate about building homes on Brighton and Hove’s green spaces is deferred

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A debate about building more than a thousand homes on green spaces around Brighton and Hove has been put back to the autumn.

Council leader Jason Kitcat [...]

Hove man fined for having cocaine

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A 30-year-old man from Hove has been fined for having 26 bags of cocaine.

Bujar Gjoca, of Shirley Drive, Hove, pleaded guilty to having 17.7 grams of [...]

Brighton MP warns holidaymakers to beware of scam European health card websites

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Brighton Kemptown MP Simon Kirby has urged people to beware of sham websites when applying for European Health Insurance Card (EHIC).

Mr Kirby was spurred by a [...]

Cathedral steward brought under-age boy he abused to Brighton sauna

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A cathedral steward who was jailed for sexually abusing boys over a 29-year period brought one of them to a sauna in Brighton.

Terence Banks, the former [...]

Brighton detectives hunt man who poured boiling water over woman

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Detectives have asked people in Brighton and Lewes to help them trace a man suspected of pouring boiling water over a woman he knew.

Sussex Police said [...]

Brighton casino stakes hopes on £600k makeover

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A Brighton casino is to be given a £600,000 refurbishment.

Genting Casino, in Preston Street, Brighton, aims to reopen with a new look on Thursday 14 August.

The [...]

Brighton man electronically tagged for stealing fencing

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A Brighton man has been given a curfew and electronic tag after he was caught stealing fencing and posts.

Lennie Crawt, 23, of Hodshrove Road, Moulsecoomb, pleaded [...]

Brighton and Hove greenfield sites at risk of being lost forever, warns campaigner

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Greenfield sites across Brighton and Hove are at risk of being lost forever, according to Friends of the Earth.

The campaign group urged Brighton and Hove City [...]

Thousands called out on strike across Brighton and Hove

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Thousands of public sector workers have been called out on strike across Brighton and Hove today (Thursday 10 July).

Public sector unions have called national strikes affecting [...]

60,000 people at risk of losing their vote in Brighton and Hove

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About 60,000 people in Brighton and Hove are at risk of losing their vote as electoral registration reforms take effect.

Brighton and Hove City Council is writing [...]


  • @gmarlowe as I said, we have previously reported discontent. I decided on a straight report for today. Let me know if anything else comes up
    4 hours ago
  • @gmarlowe I think we have done that in the past. Would have been peeing on their parade to do that today really ...
    4 hours ago
  • @gmarlowe fair comment - not much other than ceremony today, I hadn't read barge line before and thought that was most interesting bit :)
    4 hours ago
  • @ken_frost I think they do patrol during the day don't they? @BTNBeach_Police would be the ones to ask.
    5 hours ago