Disused Hove dairy could become homes and offices

A historic dairy looks likely to be turned into homes, offices and shops. The site, which includes locally listed buildings, is owned by the developer blamed for allowing a historic bath house on Hove seafront, to fall into irreversible disrepair. Sirus Taghan, who made several...

Officials oppose plans to build homes in spacious Brighton back gardens

Planners are at odds with neighbours who have welcomed an application to build four homes in long back gardens. Brighton and Hove City Council officials have opposed the plans for four detached houses in three neighbouring back gardens in Downs Valley Road, Woodingdean. They have...

Brighton pizza boss suffers drinks licence setback

A pizza delivery service’s plans to offer alcoholic drinks has failed after opposition from Sussex Police and Brighton and Hove City Council licensing officials. Husan Haitov, the owner of Pizza Plus, in Beaconsfield Road, Brighton, did not attend the licensing panel...

Woman falls to death at Brighton Marina

A woman has died after falling from the cliffs at Brighton Marina. Sussex Police said: “A woman has died after falling from cliffs near the Asda store at Brighton Marina. “Emergency services were called to the scene at 1.44pm on Wednesday (2 January) but sadly she was declared...
Posted On 03 Jan 2019 at 3:54 pm

Public’s generosity is overwhelming in the face of our housing and homelessness crisis

We were pleased to be able to help with Brighton Housing Trust’s street collection on Saturday 22 December in George Street in Hove (Councillors Alan Robins, Tracey Hill and myself as well as Robert Nemeth and former councillors Geoffrey Bowden and Christopher Hawtree). People’s...
Posted On 03 Jan 2019 at 3:52 pm