Newhaven councillor accuses Brighton of ‘abandoning’ vulnerable homeless residents there

A Newhaven councillor has accused Brighton and Hove City Council of abandoning vulnerable homeless residents in a block of flats in his ward where they are receiving little or no support. Kendal Court in Newhaven become notorious in 2018 after seven people living there died in...
Posted On 20 Jul 2020 at 11:29 am

Council mows down wildflower meadow

A council cock-up saw a wildflower meadow in a Brighton nature reserve mown down. The meadow in the Withdean Stadium was full of long grass and flowers, and home to grasshoppers rare butterflies. But on Tuesday last week, walkers arrived at the beauty spot and were horrified to...
Posted On 20 Jul 2020 at 9:40 am

Man charged with attempted murder at Royal Sussex

A Whitehawk man has been charged with attempted murder of a member of staff at the Royal Sussex County Hospital yesterday. Connolly Mellon, unemployed, 30, of Wilson Avenue, Brighton, is due to appear in custody at Brighton Magistrates’ Court today. Mellon was arrested...
Posted On 20 Jul 2020 at 8:46 am