East Coastway line closed after person hit by train

⚠️NEW: Disruption between Lewes and Eastbourne expected until 09:30 #Polegate ℹ️https://t.co/5s14J46hrd — National Rail (@nationalrailenq) March 6, 2020 The East Coastway line between Brighton and Eastbourne is closed after a person was hit by a train this morning (Friday 6...
Posted On 06 Mar 2020 at 8:15 am

RIP the climate emergency in Brighton and Hove

It turns out, after all, that the climate emergency in Brighton and Hove, according to the Greens, is hot air! On Thursday 4 March, two of the three representatives of the Green Party on Brighton and Hove City Council’s Planning Committee voted in favour of the Moda development...
Posted On 06 Mar 2020 at 6:41 am

Hove nursery rated outstanding by official watchdog

A Hove nursery has been rated outstanding by the official watchdog Ofsted. Blueberry Nursery, in Davigdor Road, Hove, was given the top rating in an inspection report published yesterday (Thursday 6 March). The nursery, which looks after more than 100 children aged 1 to 4 years...
Posted On 06 Mar 2020 at 6:13 am

A compassionate answer to loneliness

This week I want to talk about loneliness and Martlets’ new Compassionate Neighbours national community-led project that is coming to Brighton and Hove. Loneliness is a growing concern in our society, from public health to mental wellbeing and social connectivity. There are...
Posted On 06 Mar 2020 at 5:55 am

A fairer budget for a fairer future

Last week Professor Michael Marmot reported that life expectancy itself is the latest thing up for grabs in Tory austerity Britain. Life expectancy for the country’s poorest residents has stalled for the first time in more than 100 years and even reversed for the most deprived...
Posted On 06 Mar 2020 at 5:48 am

Brian Wilson ‘Good Vibrations – Greatest Hits Tour’ coming to Brighton

Tickets go on sale TODAY from 10am (Friday 6th March) for Brian Wilson’s ‘Good Vibrations – Greatest Hits Tour’ featuring Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin. They will be performing at Brighton Dome Concert Hall on Sunday 31st May 2020. No doubt this will sell out in super...
Posted On 06 Mar 2020 at 12:48 am
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