Council bosses issue razor blade warning over anti-5G posters

A warning has been issued about the risk of razor blades being hidden behind anti-5G posters stuck to lamp posts and other street furniture. The latest warning came from East Sussex County Council highways bosses and follows similar warnings from Open Reach, part of British...
Posted On 08 Jun 2020 at 6:19 pm

Portslade man remanded by court on charges of assault and witness intimidation

A Portslade man has been ordered to stay in prison while he awaits trial on charges of assault, criminal damage and witness intimidation. Leon Chart, 40, of New Barn Close, Portslade, was the subject of a “wanted” appeal by Sussex Police last week. The force said that Chart was...
Posted On 08 Jun 2020 at 5:58 pm

Shooshh scraps plans for takeaway booze sales

A beachfront night club has withdrawn its bid for a week of takeaway booze sales after opposition from police. Shooshh night club manager Karl Ryan had submitted a temporary event notice (TEN)  to Brighton and Hove City Council saying that the club planned to sell alcohol on a...

New hotel told it can sell wine to guests

A new hotel can sell sealed bottles of wine to residents after agreeing to strict conditions. Q Square aparthotel in Queen Square, Brighton, has secured a licence to sell wine only from noon to midnight, rather than noon to 6am the company applied for. Members of a Brighton and...

Six months in prison for woman with history of assaulting police officers

A woman has been jailed after she assaulted a police officer and racially abused another police officer in Brighton. Jane Challenger-Gillet, 55, of Charlotte Street, Brighton, pleaded guilty to assaulting an emergency worker and committing racially aggravated alarm and distress...
Posted On 08 Jun 2020 at 4:06 pm

Gender identity lessons set to be encouraged for city primary schools

Primary schools across Brighton and Hove are being encouraged to teach children more about gender identities and diverse sexual orientations. A statement encouraging schools to deliver “non-statutory sex education” as well as the required relationship, and sex...

Revolutionising the South East’s property market

Online estate agents . . . reimagined Spearhead is a new, fairer estate agency which slices through all the noise and presents our clients with the best service possible. We created Spearhead to take on the ‘big boys’ within the property industry as we felt that they had been...
Posted On 08 Jun 2020 at 3:56 pm

More high-rise flats planned for busy Hove street

A developer plans to build 94 flats in a busy street in Hove after dropping a scheme to put up a hotel and homes on the site. RKO Developments has submitted a planning application to Brighton and Hove City Council for its latest proposal. The 94 flats would be in two blocks up to...
Posted On 08 Jun 2020 at 1:52 pm