Planners relax ‘affordable’ housing conditions for two Brighton and Hove developers

Two developers will be allowed to sell “affordable” homes for shared ownership after Brighton and Hove councillors relaxed the conditions in their planning permissions. Both developers had struggled to find a registered social landlord – or housing association – to...

Extra floor ruled out for Hove block of flats

Neighbours applauded as plans for an extra floor on top of a modern block of flats were rejected by councillors. They threw out the proposal for the flats in Stoneham Road, Hove, saying that it did not comply with Brighton and Hove City Council’s policies. These were listed as To...

Flasher with knife suspected of following three women in Brighton

A man is suspected of following three women in Brighton, telling one of them that he had a knife. Sussex Police today issued security camera images of the man and asked for help identifying him. The force said: “Detectives investigating reports of three women being followed...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018 at 3:09 pm

Reopening of Hove Library delayed as work overruns

The reopening of Hove Library has been delayed by eight days as work there has overrun. Brighton and Hove City Council said: “Hove Library will be closed for a week longer than originally planned due to unforeseen delays in the building and maintenance work being carried out...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018 at 2:37 pm

Sussex Sharks thrash Glamorgan

Tymal Mills’ left-arm thunderbolts finished the match with a thrilling hat-trick and Rashid Khan, their mesmerising Afghan leg spinner, took 3 for 9 in three overs as Sussex Sharks produced a near-complete all-round performance under the Hove floodlights to thrash Glamorgan by 98...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018 at 12:20 am