Racist thug batters 62-year-old man in Hove

A 62-year-old man suffered broken ribs and facial injuries in a racist attack in Hove yesterday lunchtime, Sussex Police said today (Thursday 18 June). The force said: “Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked in Hove. “Officers were called to...
Posted On 18 Jun 2020 at 6:41 pm

A £40m Gateway for jobs and homes on Hove seafront meets resistance

A planning battle looms at the eastern end of Shoreham Harbour where a developer wants to invest £40 million in jobs and homes. But the scheme, known as Hove Gateway, has already galvanised neighbours to speak out, saying that the buildings would be overbearing and out of place....
Posted On 18 Jun 2020 at 5:39 pm

i360 asks to defer 2020 loan repayments

Owners of troubled tourist attraction the i360 are unlikely to make any loan payments this year. Since it opened in 2016, its management company has deferred £3.7 million in loan repayments to Brighton and Hove City Council. And next Wednesday, a virtual meeting of the...

Dame Vera Lynn dies aged 103

Tributes have been pouring in after forces sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn died at the age of 103. The Ditchling resident, whose song We’ll Meet Again was quoted by the Queen during her public broadcast in April when the country was in lockdown, passed away this morning...
Posted On 18 Jun 2020 at 10:28 am