Crowdfunder under way for family of Brighton hospital patient who died after drinking cleaning fluid

The family of a Brighton hospital patient who died after drinking cleaning fluid has started a crowdfunding appeal to pay for legal representation at her inquest. Joan Blaber, 85, from Lewes, died at the Royal Sussex County Hospital, in Brighton, in September last year. Her...
Posted On 14 Jul 2018 at 9:13 pm

Our council and city will pay the price for Brexit uncertainty

This week has been an unedifying fiasco for all in politics: a government in chaos, the official opposition sitting on the fence. With less than eight months until the proposed “exit” date from the European Union, we are no clearer about what it will mean for our city, residents...
Posted On 14 Jul 2018 at 8:58 pm

Sweet success for Brighton’s diabetes care team

A fresh look at ways to care for people with diabetes has reaped dividends for patients – and earned recognition for the clinicians behind the changes. The Diabetes Care Team at the Royal Sussex County Hospital, in Brighton, has become one of the leaders in its field. The team is...
Posted On 14 Jul 2018 at 8:08 pm

A Lucky Dip – Shakespeare’s Globe on Tour Charms with Audience’s Choice

Shakespeare’s Globe on Tour: Twelfth Night Brighton Open Air Theatre, 12 July 2018 A rosy glow in the summer air; an expectant thrum from the excited and tightly packed audience perched on timber-and-astroturf tiered seating; and the smell of a hundred picnic dinners. We...
Posted On 14 Jul 2018 at 2:48 pm