Six-month reprieve for Brighton doctors’ surgery

A doctors’ surgery in Brighton has been given a six-month contract extension before it closes, the Green Party said. But “residents deserve answers” over the future of urgent care services, the party added. The Greens said: “Proposals to close the Brighton Station Walk-in Centre...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 7:53 pm

Brighton’s most tuneful run opens for entries and looks for headline sponsor

Brighton’s most musical run has opened for entries for its second year next year and has put a shout out for a headline sponsor. The Brighton Run2Music is also expanding to include not just a 5K run but 10K and half marathon (21K) distances. The event has been described as...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 7:53 pm

Ferret therapy credited with giving health boost to youngsters from Brighton and Hove

Spending £3,000 on ferret therapy might spur some people to ask whether it was wise to let teenagers spend council tax payers’ money. It turns out that the relatively modest sum helped 10 young people with mental health problems a chance to benefit from the therapeutic...

Hove Park pupil, 13, missing since Friday

UPDATE: Kai Allison has been found safe and well. Thirteen-year-old Kai Allison has not been seen since going missing from his home in Brighton on Friday (9 November). Kai is thought to be staying with friends in the city but due to his age there are concerns for his welfare and...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 6:06 pm

Hove couple’s dream home turned down by planners

A couple’s plan to demolish their bungalow and replace it with a large house has been turned down by planners. Brighton and Hove City Council officials recommended granting planning permission to replace the three-bedroom bungalow in Meadow Close, Hove, with a four-bedroom...

Plaques and displays mark 100th anniversary of Brighton’s suffrage movement

A new display at Brighton Museum and Art Gallery and the unveiling of a blue plaque, will help to mark the 100th anniversary of the Suffrage Movement in Brighton and Hove. Staff at Brighton Museum have created a display which commemorates Brighton & Hove’s suffrage heritage....
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 5:51 pm

CCTV released in bid to track down pair who stole comedian’s car

Sussex Police would like to identify this man and woman in connection with taking a comedian’s car without consent in Brighton. Comic Simon Evans, who was in Brighton to perform a show at Komedia, called police at around 6.15pm on Sunday 4 November to report his coat had...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 5:19 pm

Hanover residents asked for views on year-old parking zones

Residents in Hanover and Elm Grove are invited to give their views on the two new parking schemes introduced a year ago. The V and S zones, which were introduced in October 2017 following public consultation, are being reviewed by the council to ensure a fair balance is being...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 5:17 pm

Trigger warning: Sussex students to debate ‘snowflake’ generation?

If there really is a generation of “snowflakes” in our universities, they may need a “trigger warning” later this week. Sussex University is to host a debate entitled Generation Snowflake: Fact or fiction? on Thursday evening (15 November) from 6pm to 8pm....
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 5:17 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion extend top scorer Glenn Murray’s contract

Brighton and Hove Albion has agreed to extend striker Glenn Murray’s contract by a further year, until the end of the 2019-20 season. Murray, 35, is Brighton’s leading goalscorer, having scored six times this season. He notched up his 100th goal for Albion with his most...
Posted On 13 Nov 2018 at 4:28 pm
12