Brighton fly-tipping documented for parliamentary litter campaign

A Brighton waste campaigner has been documenting fly-tipping in Brighton to help a Commons investigation into litter on Britain’s streets. Cat Fletcher has joined the #litterpix campaign to give the Local Government select committee evidence of how rubbish is blighting the...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 1:06 pm
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Brighton Centre to refund Joan Rivers tickets after star’s death

The Brighton Centre is to refund tickets for the Joan Rivers show which had been scheduled for Friday 10 October. The refunds were promised after the 81-year-old comedienne died yesterday (Thursday 4 September). She was due to appear in Brighton on her Before They Close the Lid...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 12:50 pm

Public Notices – what’s new? What affects you?

Find out about the latest public notices and how they affect you by clicking on the links below. Planning applications – what new buildings are planned near you? Traffic regulation orders – what changes affect your local roads? Licensing – where are new licensed premises being...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 11:58 am
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Business law specialists – born in Brighton

Fortis Law is a business law firm. We are a high-end boutique law firm and we like that because it means that you will receive a personal round the clock service that larger firms are not able to offer. After years of experience in some of the top South Coast commercial law...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 11:57 am
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Brighton pub owners ‘threaten squatters’

A group of men believed to represent the owners of the empty Brewery Tap pub allegedly threatened squatters who had set up home inside this week. Police said they were called to the former pub in North Road just before 7pm on Monday evening by one of the squatters saying he and...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 8:58 am
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Speeding Hove driver banned from the road

A speeding driver from Hove has been banned from getting back behind the wheel for 28 days and fined £500. Robert Mear, 38, of St Aubyns, Hove, was caught breaking the 70mph speed limit in a Volkswagen on the A23 at Pyecombe on Sunday 15 September last year. He initially denied...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 8:57 am

Residents of ‘city gateway’ rally round to make it more welcoming

Residents of Viaduct Road have vowed to do all they can to spruce up their street and make it a more welcoming entrance to Brighton and Hove. Thousands of cars travel along the road every day on their way to the city centre – but those living there in and around it agree...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 8:49 am
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Mystery of helicopter buzzing over Brighton solved

A helicopter flying over Brighton and Hove for hours yesterday was filming a documentary about the city’s police force. ITV is filming a three-part documentary based at John Street station, with the working title The Nick. The helicopter was over the city from mid-afternoon...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 7:53 am
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Brighton trains delayed due to disruptive passengers

Disruptive passengers at Chichester Station have led to delayed trains to and from Brighton and Hove this morning. INFO: 06:50 Brighton to London Victoria will be delayed at Three Bridges then run fast to Vic due to disruptive passengers earlier. — SouthernRailUK...
Posted On 05 Sep 2014 at 7:35 am
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