Two spells of heavy rain to mark the start of the summer holidays

A severe weather warning is in place as more than an inch and a half of rain is forecast to fall on Brighton and Hove in the next few days – and it’s going to be windy too. The start of the summer holidays will be marked with more than 20mm falling in a matter of hours tomorrow...
Posted On 23 Jul 2015 at 8:51 am

Two trees felled as Dutch elm disease strikes in Brighton again

Two trees infected with Dutch elm disease have been felled in Queens Park in a bid to stem a summer outbreak. The trees, including one which is as old as the park itself, were cut down earlier this month after park rangers spotted the telltale signs of the disease. The council is...
Posted On 23 Jul 2015 at 8:15 am