Brighton charity produces video on technology’s response to suicide

By Jenni Davidson A Brighton-based charity has produced a video on the way online technology responds to people at risk of suicide. The Grassroots Suicide Prevention video looks at how search engines, mobile apps and social media react to search terms relating to suicide. The...
Posted On 21 Feb 2014 at 7:42 pm
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Brighton and Hove businesses offered vouchers to improve broadband speed

By Jenni Davidson Small businesses, charities and voluntary organisations in Brighton and Hove are being offered funding of up to £3,000 to improve their broadband connection speed. There is £1.5 million in vouchers available and up to 1,000 small businesses are expected to...
Posted On 21 Feb 2014 at 6:41 pm
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Brighton students to get a taste of volunteering

By Jenni Davidson University of Brighton students will get the chance to try out a variety of volunteering projects next week as part of the university’s Student Volunteering Week. Taster sessions will be held on every campus from Monday 24 February to Sunday 2 March. The aim of...
Posted On 21 Feb 2014 at 5:41 pm
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Brighton woman jailed for false rape claim

By Jenni Davidson A Brighton woman has been jailed for perverting the course of justice after falsely claiming to have been raped. Her story sparked fears that a serial attacker was at large in the city. Sharlene James, 26, of Parham Close, Brighton, was found guilty of...
Posted On 21 Feb 2014 at 10:21 am
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