Man spared jail for 45-minute vodka-fuelled rampage

A man who assaulted restaurant staff and threw tables and chairs in front of frightened diners during a vodka-fuelled rampage in London Road last year has been spared jail. Jason Malik, 21, had drunk a whole bottle of vodka when he got into an argument with someone in...
Posted On 16 Mar 2020 at 11:23 am

Coronavirus latest – Brighton Pride keeps watching brief on rules about mass gatherings

The organisers of Brighton Pride said that they will not decide whether to go ahead or cancel because of coronavirus until nearer the event. July is the cut-off point, according to Pride’s head of engagement Jayne Babb who addressed the Brighton and Hove City Council...

Fairtrade puts positive change in our hands

Fairtrade Fortnight has just ended, where we celebrate the impact that Fairtrade has in the global community and call for further support and action. Fairtrade is all about better prices, decent working conditions, local sustainability and fair terms of trade for farmers and...
Posted On 16 Mar 2020 at 10:15 am

University of Sussex suspends teaching

The University of Sussex has suspended teaching with immediate effect ahead of a move to online classes from next Monday. The campus will remain open for essential services but the university says it has listened to its community in making this decision. An email sent to staff...
Posted On 16 Mar 2020 at 10:04 am

Coronavirus travel restrictions prompt Sussex cricketers to return to Hove early from pre-season tour

The spread of coronavirus travel restrictions has prompted Sussex County Cricket Club to plan to return to Hove early from a pre-season tour of South Africa. The club said: “Players and staff currently in Cape Town for Sussex Cricket’s men’s pre-season tour will return to the UK...
Posted On 16 Mar 2020 at 8:52 am
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