Monster tree sprouts up in Norfolk Square

A monstrous tree has sprouted in Norfolk Square ready for Halloween next week. The tree – dubbed Marvin the Monster – has been created by the manager of the Co-Op in Western Road, Hove, in support of the Norfolk Square Gardens Project. Steve Pelling said: “We...
Posted On 22 Oct 2019 at 11:16 am

Royal Pavilion’s saloon restoration wins award

The Royal Pavilion and Museums have won a prestigious Georgian Society award for the restoration of the saloon in the Royal Pavilion. The saloon won the Restoration of a Georgian Interior category in the annual Architectural Awards for the restoration which took over three years...
Posted On 22 Oct 2019 at 11:02 am

Thief stole eight vinyl records worth £1,000

Police investigating the theft of rare music records from a Brighton shop would like to speak to a man captured on CCTV. A man went into The Record Album store in Terminus Road and stole eight vinyl records worth £1,000 between 4.15pm and 5pm on Friday 13 September. PC Darren...
Posted On 22 Oct 2019 at 10:53 am

Simple Minds fan says she feared for her husband’s life

A Simple Minds fan told a jury that she feared for her husband John Fagan’s life at the hands of Paul Kerr, brother of the band’s frontman Jim Kerr. Julie Fagan reported 56-year-old Paul Kerr, of Brighton, to the police – and she told Lewes Crown Court that he made her fe...

Why the time is right for water efficiency labelling

Government has an opportunity to take bold action to help secure drinking water, mitigate against the impact of climate change and change society’s perception of the value of water. Earlier this month a crucial consultation by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural...
Posted On 22 Oct 2019 at 12:05 am
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