Watch timelapse video of track rebuilding at London Bridge

Network Rail has released this timelapse video showing how work progressed at London Bridge station over the bank holiday weekend. Diggers, cranes and dozens of orange-clad workmen are shown laying track along the new platforms, with carriages then run along it to test it out....
Posted On 02 Jun 2015 at 11:05 am

Hove schools merger rubber stamped

Final approval has been given to the merger of Davigdor Infant School and Somerhill Junior School in Hove, creating an all-through primary school for children aged 4-11 with effect from 1 September 2015. The plans were given the final nod by Brighton and Hove City Council’s...
Posted On 02 Jun 2015 at 10:55 am

Hear about crime, murder and death in Brighton – from the experts

It was two top cops with the authors in the library – or rather it will be. For anyone who ever wondered how crime writers manage to pen authentic scenes and stay on top of police slang and procedures, the answer is coming at the Jubilee Library in Brighton. The former...
Posted On 02 Jun 2015 at 10:21 am

Councillor petitions council over Lewes Road scheme

A new Brighton councillor has kicked off his first term of office with a petition calling for the release of data about the impact of the changes to Lewes Road. Daniel Yates, who was elected to represent Moulsecoomb and Bevendean and is now the Labour group’s health chief,...
Posted On 02 Jun 2015 at 9:51 am

Man left with serious face injuries after savage attack outside Brighton pub

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 35-year-old man in Church Street, Brighton, which left him with serious facial injuries. He was attacked by two men outside the Mash Tun bar sometime after 11pm on Saturday, 9 May. The victim, from Crowborough, was punched...
Posted On 02 Jun 2015 at 9:22 am

Lib Dem leadership contender visits Brighton and Hove

Liberal Democrat leadership contender Norman Lamb has visited party colleagues in Brighton and Hove. The Brighton and Hove Liberal Democrats have boasted something of a resurgence since the elections on Thursday 7 May. The local party said that it had doubled in size since...
Posted On 02 Jun 2015 at 6:26 am
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