Saltdean Lido urges people to ‘buy a brick’ for Christmas and kickstart redevelopment

A standoff between the Saltdean Lido and Brighton and Hove City Council over a £70,000 stumbling block could be resolved with a crowdfunding campaign. The Saltdean Lido Community Interest Company (CIC) is asking people to buy a brick for Christmas to raise enough money to pay for...
Posted On 11 Nov 2015 at 1:17 pm

Children in Need rickshaw arrives in Brighton this afternoon

A rickshaw which is being driven on a 470 mile trek around the south of England for Children in Need will arrive at the Palace Pier this afternoon. The One Show Rickshaw Challenge set off from Lands End last Friday, and is due to make it to the East End of London this Friday. Six...
Posted On 11 Nov 2015 at 9:52 am

Viaduct Road plantpots could be replaced by communal bins

Controversial plantpot chicanes placed in Viaduct Road have been declared a success and will now pave the way for a permanent traffic calming scheme –  which could replace them with communal bins. The big black plant pots, rescued after they were taken away from the front...
Posted On 11 Nov 2015 at 9:33 am

UK’s first named storm, Abigail, set to bring ‘unseasonable warmth’ to south coast

The UK is bracing itself for its first ever named storm, Abigail, tomorrow – but here on the south coast, we’re likely to experience “unseasonable warmth” as a result. Scotland is likely to take the brunt of Storm Abigail, with winds of up to 80mph...
Posted On 11 Nov 2015 at 8:17 am
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