Give carers a bank holiday bonus, says union

Care workers should be given a bank holiday bonus, according to their union. “A clap for carers is no longer enough,” said Unison branch secretary Sue Beatty. She has asked Brighton and Hove City Council chief executive Geoff Raw to ensure that all staff working on a bank holiday...

Neighbours fear Hove ‘stag and hen’ party house could get noisier if young professsionals move in

Neighbours were worried that a party house could become noisier once it stopped hosting “stags and hens”, councillors were told. The owners of the property, in Lansdowne Place, Hove, want to turn their premises into a shared house for young professionals. The four-bedroom...

Thug with the face tattoos goes back to prison

A thug with tattoos over his face and neck has been arrested by police and returned to prison. Ryan Breach was wanted for recall to prison after the probation service said that he had failed to comply with the terms of his early release. Breach, 30, was banned from Brighton and...
Posted On 07 May 2020 at 3:36 pm

Brighton author and illustrator shortlisted for Oscar’s prize

An author and illustrator from Brighton has been shortlisted for a national award for one of his latest books. Joe Todd-Stanton is one of six people on the shortlist for Oscar’s Book Prize for books aimed at pre-school children. The judging panel includes former Brighton...
Posted On 07 May 2020 at 12:56 pm