Bursaries on offer to Brighton and Hove artists and performers

Artists and performers from Brighton and Hove could win one of 12 bursaries aimed at encouraging local talent. There will be three bursaries for the Brighton Festival Fringe in each of four categories – comedy, kids, literature and music. The bursaries offer each act free...
Posted On 05 Nov 2009 at 11:26 pm

University seeks £80,000 estates boss

Brighton University is looking for a senior manager to oversee major projects like the building of the sports hall at Falmer - and is part-funding a police officer to work with students at its five campuses across Sussex.
Posted On 05 Nov 2009 at 11:03 pm

Brighton Kemptown MP urges climate change progress

Brighton Kemptown MP Des Turner today urged ministers to lead by example on climate change as they prepare for the UN summit in Copenhagen next month. Dr Turner, who is standing down at the next election, said the fight against global warming was as dangerous as a world war. He...
Posted On 05 Nov 2009 at 10:25 pm

Amex given green light for new £140m Brighton HQ

One of Brighton’s biggest employers has been given the go-ahead for a £140m redevelopment of its city HQ. More than 2,000 people work at the current building, Amex House in Edward Street. The company can now build a replacement behind this, rising to nine floors, and with space...
Posted On 05 Nov 2009 at 3:45 pm