The battle of Whitehawk Hill escalates with warning over floods

The battle over whether to put new homes on Whitehawk Hill has intensified as the Conservatives warned that any building there risked worsening the flooding that already happens in rainy weather. The warning came from the former leader of Brighton and Hove City Council, Mary...
Posted On 14 Apr 2020 at 5:03 pm

Gym plans to open in old HMV store

A chain of gyms is hoping to open its first branch in Brighton in an old HMV store in the city centre. The unit on Western Road, opposite Poundland, has been home to a series of bargain clearance outlets since the record store closed more than ten years ago. Now, Energie Fitness...
Posted On 14 Apr 2020 at 4:35 pm

Latest change on the buses … no change!

Bus bosses have said that drivers will no longer give change to customers who pay by cash but don’t have the exact fare. Brighton and Hove Buses said that it would be bringing in the change from tomorrow (Wednesday 15 April) to try to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The...
Posted On 14 Apr 2020 at 2:49 pm

Brighton man charged with licking products and putting them back on shelf

A man has been charged with licking products in a Brighton shop and putting them back on the shelves. Simon Plante, 42, was charged with criminal damage over the incident at the BP garage in Lewes Road on Saturday evening. Police were called to reports of a man holding a large...
Posted On 14 Apr 2020 at 12:48 pm

More than 50 people fined for lockdown breaches in Brighton over Easter

More than 50 people were fined for breaking lockdown rules in Brighton over the Easter weekend – with many of them visiting from outside the city. Sussex Police this morning said thank you to the overwhelming majority of people in Brighton and Hove who followed guidelines....
Posted On 14 Apr 2020 at 11:05 am