Corbyn pledges to harness power of new Labour members as he addresses TUC at Brighton

WITH VIDEO: The surge in Labour membership since the election of Jeremy Corbyn has reached 30,000, the new leader told the TUC at its conference in Brighton today. Mr Corbyn arrived at the Brighton Centre shortly after 2pm today, to a rousing welcome from scores of people, many...
Posted On 15 Sep 2015 at 3:28 pm

5 things we learnt from the Brighton & Hove Albion press conference 

1) Uwe Hünemeier told Brighton and Hove News that he enjoys  playing up front. Two of the defender’s goals for Paderborn came from open play. He scored twice in the Bundesliga and twice in the second tier of German football. 2) Hünemeier said he believed that Albion showed...
Posted On 15 Sep 2015 at 1:46 pm

People’s Republic of Brighton and Hove gather on seafront to greet Corbyn

  Crowds of people are gathering on the seafront under the flag of the People’s Republic of Brighton and Hove to greet Jeremy Corbyn as he arrives to address the TUC this lunchtime. A banner has also been unfurled as scores of Brightonians and Hovites wait...
Posted On 15 Sep 2015 at 1:26 pm

Former Brighton Green councillor applies to become new chief executive

A controversial former Green councillor has applied to become the next chief executive of Brighton and Hove City Council. Ben Duncan, who was deselected by his party over outspoken tweets, said on his Facebook page that he was pitching to replace the ousted former chief executive...
Posted On 15 Sep 2015 at 1:19 pm

Costa shop front collapses in high winds on Brighton seafront

The shop front of Costa Coffee on Brighton seafront collapsed this morning in high winds as hundreds of delegates were passing it on their way to the TUC conference. Firefighters were called at 9.23am to a dangerous structure. A spokeswoman said: “East Sussex Fire and...
Posted On 15 Sep 2015 at 11:12 am
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