Brighton youth worker honoured by Queen

A youth and outreach worker from Brighton is one of the youngest people to be included in the New Year Honours List. Samson Rattigan, 28, from Friends, Families and Travellers, has been awarded a British Empire Medal for services to young people and families from the gypsy and...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 11:57 pm

Social worker from Brighton honoured by Queen

A senior social worker from Brighton has been made an MBE in the New Year Honours List for services to her profession. Jane Goldingham, 62, was head of operational development and principal social worker at East Sussex County Council. She said that she was delighted, honoured and...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 10:33 pm

Brighton DJ honoured by Queen

The veteran Brighton DJ Annie Nightingale has been included in the honours list again. Miss Nightingale, 79, who started her career as a reporter on the Brighton and Hove Gazette, becomes a CBE for services to radio in the New Year Honours List. The BBC Radio 2 presenter – and...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 10:32 pm

Senior overseas aid official from Brighton honoured by Queen

A senior overseas aid official from Brighton has been included in the New Year Honours List. Nicholas Lewis Dyer – known as Nick Dyer – becomes a Companion of the Order of the Bath (CB) for services to international development. Mr Dyer is the director general for economic...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 10:31 pm

Charitable church warden from Brighton honoured by Queen

A charitable church warden from Brighton has been honoured by the Queen in the New Year Honours List. Peter Burrows, 78, a former gardener at Wick Hall, Hove, has been made awarded a BEM (British Empire Medal) for services to the community in Brighton. When he retired as a church...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 10:30 pm

Health chiefs urge men in Brighton and Hove to give blood

NHS bosses have made a plea for men in Brighton and Hove to become blood donors. Health chiefs at the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) said that they were supporting a new year appeal for more men in the city to start donating blood. The CCG said: “Over the...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 5:17 pm