Missing Portslade teenage girl found safe in Brighton

A missing teenage girl from Portslade has been found safe in Brighton, having been missing for almost a month. Sussex Police said: “Missing teenager Clara Collins has been found safe in Brighton. The 16-year-old was discovered on Wednesday evening (9 March). “Police would like to...
Posted On 10 Mar 2016 at 1:56 pm

Victim of hate-filled verbal attack on Brighton bus urged to come forward

A woman who witnessed a hate filled verbal attack on a mother on a Brighton bus yesterday afternoon has urged other passengers to come forward to police. The witness, who has asked not to be named, was travelling on the 23 bus along Eastern Road towards the city centre when a man...
Posted On 10 Mar 2016 at 1:05 pm

Sackville Tower developers go back to the drawing board

Controversial plans to build a multi storey tower on Hove seafront have been withdrawn. The Hyde Group have withdrawn the current application for the proposed development at the former Sackville hotel, in order to make some amendments to the scheme.  But it says it will be...
Posted On 10 Mar 2016 at 12:49 pm

Brighton primary makes backup temporary classroom plans after opposition to library move

School bosses are making alternative plans for a temporary classroom at Westdene Primary School after a wave of opposition against plans to house pupils in the neighbouring library. The proposal to reduce the provision at Westdene to accommodate a classroom is part of a range of...
Posted On 10 Mar 2016 at 12:30 pm

Council to start publishing FOI log online again

All freedom of information requests could soon be published on Brighton and Hove City Council’s website again after a Government review recommended all large authorities do so. A Government review of the FOI act had raised the prospect that people would be charged – a...
Posted On 10 Mar 2016 at 12:12 pm

Caught on new police body camera – Brighton officer assaulted

Footage of a Brighton police officer being assaulted in the line of duty has been released by Sussex Police today to highlight the fact all response officers will be wearing a body camera. Since the beginning of the year Sussex Police has been rolling out body worn cameras to...
Posted On 10 Mar 2016 at 10:43 am
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