Brighton MP starts pedestrianisation survey

By Jenni Davidson The Conservative MP for Brighton Kemptown, Simon Kirby, has started an online survey on pedestrianising St James’s Street. Mr Kirby has been contacted by residents about the possibility of closing St James’s Street to traffic. He would like to get public...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013 at 11:04 pm
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Brighton charity hosts dedicated funding for special care baby unit

Rockinghorse Children’s Charity has announced that a website has gone live, providing information for parents and carers about a special care baby unit. The Brighton charity is also hosting a dedicated fund for the Trevor Mann Baby Unit, which is based at the Royal Sussex County...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013 at 10:54 pm

Brighton college opens doors on alternative education

By Jenni Davidson A Brighton college that last week lost its public funding held an open evening tonight (Friday 29 November) to explain what it offers. The Self Managed Learning College (SMLC) in Grosvenor Street, Brighton, will lose funding for 11 of its 16 students from the...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013 at 10:38 pm
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Brighton and Hove councillors consider setting up company to run care services

A company could be set up to provide care for the elderly and disabled in Brighton and Hove as local politicians wrestle with ways to cut spending. Councillors are exploring whether to start a local authority trading company as part of their drive to save £30 million. The...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013 at 9:04 pm

World’s largest red ribbon to be unveiled in Brighton

By Jenni Davidson The world’s largest red ribbon is to be rolled out in Brighton for World AIDS Day on Sunday (1 December). The record breaking, 45 metre ribbon will be laid out on The Level at 2pm. Caroline Lucas, the Green MP for Brighton Pavilion will give the opening speech...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013 at 4:28 pm
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Woman injured in Hove police car crash treated for serious injuries

The woman injured a crash in Hove involving a police car yesterday afternoon (Thursday 28 November) suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries. Sussex Police said last night that the 54-year-old passenger was badly hurt and the driver of the crashed Nissan Micra suffered...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013 at 3:12 pm