Jamie Oliver calls on Brighton restaurants to levy 10p ‘sugar tax’ on drinks

Jamie Oliver is today calling on food outlets in Brighton and Hove to introduce a 10p sugar levy on soft drinks as part of a city-wide initiative to tackle obesity. The TV chef’s restaurant in Black Lion Street has already imposed the voluntary tax on soft drinks with added...
Posted On 05 Oct 2015 at 10:40 am

Flashing sign to warn motorists of bikes on A23

A junction on the London Road in Brighton is the focus of a hi-tech trial to warn motorists to look out for motorcyclists and cyclists. Drivers heading southbound on the A23 approaching Peacock Lane may notice a new vehicle activated warning sign near the junction. The sign...
Posted On 05 Oct 2015 at 10:11 am

Archbishop of Canterbury orders review of church’s response to sex abuse by local bishop

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has commissioned an independent review of the way the Church of England responded to a local sex abuse case involving the former Bishop of Lewes. Peter Ball, who started his career as a curate in Rottingdean, admitted abusing boys at the...
Posted On 05 Oct 2015 at 8:18 am