Election result: Wish

The Conservatives took a seat from Labour for a clean sweep of both Wish ward seats. Robert Nemeth joins Garry Peltzer Dunn as a Conservative member of Brighton and Hove City Council. Councillor Peltzer Dunn, 72, paid tribute to his newly elected colleague and to his a first rate...
Posted On 09 May 2015 at 2:55 pm

Election result: Westbourne

Labour has taken a seat from the Conservatives in Westbourne ward in Hove. Tom Bewick topped the poll and credited the new Labour MP for Hove, Peter Kyle, for inspiring his campaign. Conservative councillor Denise Cobb held her seat. Shaun Gunner missed out for the Conservatives....
Posted On 09 May 2015 at 2:25 pm

Election result: Regency

Husband and wife team Tom Druitt and Alex Phillips have been elected in Regency ward. Alex Phillips represented Goldsmid ward previously. Councillor Druitt, who run the Big Lemon bus company, promised that the Green couple would work tirelessly for the residents of their ward....
Posted On 09 May 2015 at 1:52 pm

Hedgehogs in the limelight

Hedgehogs will be the focus of attention at a fun day in Hove today (Saturday 9 May). The Fabulous Hedgehog Fun Day is due to take place in the Knoll Park Pavilion from noon to 4pm to mark the end of Hedgehog Awareness Week. The organiser, HK Hedgehogs, said on the group’s...
Posted On 09 May 2015 at 12:11 am

Brighton hospital gears up to take patients suffering worst head injuries

Doctors and nurses are preparing for one of the most complicated operations ever to be carried out at the Royal Sussex County Hospital. They are about to transfer the entire team dealing with the most serious head and brain injuries from the Hurstwood Park Neurosciences Centre,...
Posted On 09 May 2015 at 12:02 am