Flashmob to celebrate community sport

Scores of volunteers are planning a surprise at Churchill Square to celebrate ten years of getting people in Brighton and Hove to be more active. The city council’s Active for Life team will be running activities and giving out information about the project outside the...
Posted On 05 Mar 2015 at 11:30 am

Brighton boffins use dimples to make jolly good hockey sticks

Two University of Brighton graduates have started production of a revolutionary new hockey stick that incorporates Formula 1 technology and ‘dimples’. Evan Mackrill and Matt Hutton, both Sports Product Design graduates, have launched ‘Crown Hockey’ and the first batch of sticks...
Posted On 05 Mar 2015 at 11:07 am

Apple Day organisers appeal for cash to scale up the scrumping

The Brighton Permaculture Trust has launched an online crowdfunding campaign to complete the building of a straw bale fruit factory in Stanmer Village. Located in an old tractor shed in Stanmer Park the straw bale renovation will be used for transforming seasonal fruits into...
Posted On 05 Mar 2015 at 10:38 am

Patcham burglary sparks police chase

The police helicopter was launched last night to help a search for burglars who broke into a house in Patcham and fled empty-handed. The alarm was raised at 8.50pm when a patio door was smashed at the rear of a house in Wilmington Way. A police spokesman said: “The house...
Posted On 05 Mar 2015 at 10:26 am

Governors back merger of two Hove primary schools

The governors of two Hove primary schools have this week given their unanimous backing to a merger. The governors of Davigdor Infant School voted in favour of the merger on Monday (2 March) and the governors of Somerhill Junior School backed the amalgamation on Tuesday (3 March)....
Posted On 05 Mar 2015 at 2:18 am
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