Brighton hospital stabbing – man held for attempted murder

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a member of staff was stabbed at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton this morning (Sunday 19 July). The victim, a man in his fifties, suffered injuries that are not believed to be life threatening. Sussex...
Posted On 19 Jul 2020 at 11:34 am

Conservatives’ three-part Madeira Drive upgrade plan to drive Brighton and Hove’s covid-19 recovery

Our Conservative team on Brighton and Hove City Council has long been strong campaigners for the restoration of the historic Madeira Drive arches. Today we propose a three-part plan to make a Madeira Drive upgrade project the city’s flagship post-covid recovery project. It would...
Posted On 19 Jul 2020 at 10:44 am

We need to act now to end food poverty

The coronavirus crisis has prompted many of us to think more deeply about the kind of world we want to live in when we emerge from the pandemic. I am sure I’m not alone in wanting to build a more equal society. According to Jennifer Wallace, head of policy at the Carnegie Trust,...
Posted On 19 Jul 2020 at 10:35 am

Brighton languishes in bottom half of league table of best seaside resorts

The consumer watchdog Which? has ranked Brighton as a below average resort after a survey of thousands of people. Brighton came joint 66th out of 105 seaside towns and villages up and down Britain – behind Rye and Eastbourne but ahead of Worthing, Hastings, Littlehampton and...
Posted On 19 Jul 2020 at 2:31 am