Brighton and Hove Local Safeguarding Children Board to be scrapped

The Brighton and Hove Local Safeguarding Children Board is to be scrapped within three months as a result of national reforms. Its duties will be passed to a triumvirate made up of Brighton and Hove City Council, Sussex Police and the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning...

Police hunt suspected bike thieves

Police are trying to trace two people who were pictured on security camera footage with stolen bicycles. The force said: “Sussex Police would like to speak with this man and woman in connection with the theft of pedal bikes in Brighton. “Police received a report of two high-value...
Posted On 22 Jul 2019 at 4:52 pm

Brighton and Hove health chiefs urged to rethink charity funding decision

Health chiefs have been urged to change their minds and restore funding for an advice line for the disabled. Two senior members of the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) sat through a succession of angry and passionate pleas and questions from councillors. The...

Councillors warned to beware fake news online

Up-to-date social media advice for councillors warns them to be alert to fake news and “bots”. Social media protocols were last agreed in 2017, a long time in the ever-changing online world. The new protocol takes out outdated terms and also includes guidelines for...