Building work starts on industrial and warehouse units in Portslade

Work has started on building two industrial and warehouse units close to Portslade station. Letting agent SHW (Stiles Harold Williams) said that the scheme was the “first speculative industrial build in Brighton and Hove for 15 years”. Most similar projects are built for a...
Posted On 20 Dec 2018 at 10:12 pm

Brighton rapist jailed for ‘dreadful attacks on little girls’

A Brighton man has been jailed for 25 years for sex offences against young girls dating from 1971 through to the late 1990s. Alan Cousins, 61, of South Avenue, Brighton, was jailed by Judge Paul Tain at Hove Crown Court today (Thursday 20 December). He was convicted of 22...
Posted On 20 Dec 2018 at 10:05 pm

Blooming fantastic evening in Brighton

BLOOM + FRÖST + CIEL – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 19.12.18 This evening’s event at the Prince Albert, Brighton was billed as “Christmas Is Magic” and “I’m dreaming of a synth/dream/kraut pop Christmas”. So we were aware that luscious synth sounds would be the order...
Posted On 20 Dec 2018 at 9:03 pm

Brighton and Hove schools chief writes to parents over term-time holidays as fines soar

Parents across Brighton and Hove have received letters urging them to take their holidays outside term-time. The letters, headed Miss School Miss Out, said that children who missed out on school during term-time were less likely to get higher grades in their GCSEs. They were sent...

Hove school plans nursery changes

Private school Lancing College Prep has applied to move its nursery to its main building. The school in The Droveway, Hove, has a nursery based in a bungalow separate from the main school building but wants to change its use into a classroom for older children. In its planning...

High-rise campaigners have two months extra to fight plan for 10-storey blocks in Hove

Campaigners fighting plans for high-rise buildings in Hove hope they have a little longer to object to one of the schemes. They are targeting plans to demolish an industrial estate in Lyons Close, Hove, and replace it with four blocks of flats and offices up to ten storeys high....