Councillors to debate 10-year blueprint for Brighton

A blueprint for the future of Brighton and Hove over the next 10 years has been published by Brighton and Hove City Council. And councillors will be asked to approve the document – known as City Plan Part Two – at a virtual meeting of the full council in a fortnight’s time. Click...

Seafront café owners submit plans for beach seating terrace

The owners of a seafront café want to create an outdoor seating area with bench tables and booths. Mr and Mrs Lee Foo have submitted plans for the proposed beach-level seating terrace outside Grand Junction café, in King’s Road Arches, to Brighton and Hove City Council....

Ambulance chiefs criticise ‘alarmist’ coronavirus voice message on social media

Ambulance chiefs have criticised a message which has gone viral on social media as “alarmist” and urged the public to ignore it. The message, widely shared on WhatsApp, claimed to contain information from Public Health England about the coronavirus crisis. It featured the voice...
Posted On 08 Apr 2020 at 5:49 pm

Bad drivers face police crackdown during coronavirus crisis

Anti-social and speeding drivers face a police crackdown during the coronavirus crisis, a chief inspector warned today. Several incidents have been reported since the coronavirus lockdown started and, with fewer cars on the road, bad drivers may even stand out more. Sussex Police...
Posted On 08 Apr 2020 at 1:47 pm

Hove man hunted by police for return to prison

A Hove man is being hunted by police who have been asked to return him to prison. They are looking for Andrew Charles, 52, who was jailed for 18 weeks last year for handling stolen goods. He was found to have driven a Toyota Yaris that was stolen from outside a pensioner’s house...
Posted On 08 Apr 2020 at 1:28 pm