Conservatives deride claims that people in tents in Brighton parks are ‘holidaymakers’

Conservative councillors have reacted with derision to claims that people sleeping in tents in places like the Old Steine gardens were “holidaymakers”. Former council leader Mary Mears said that it was a sign that her political rivals were “out of touch”. Councillor Mears, who...
Posted On 30 Jul 2020 at 5:41 pm

Council and health chiefs are urged to do more to help ethnic minority staff

The death of George Floyd in America and the Black Lives Matter protests there and in Brighton have prompted council and health chiefs to look harder at the way they work. A council committee heard more about their aims as well as first-hand insights and advice from two “invited...

Brighton University experts solve secret of Stonehenge

Experts from Brighton University have solved one of the great secrets of Stonehenge after two years of research. They said that almost all of the giant sarsen stones at the ancient site were brought from West Woods, about 20 miles to the north, near Marlborough, in Wiltshire. The...
Posted On 30 Jul 2020 at 12:05 am