Hundreds of Brighton nurses rally for a pay rise

Nurse Kelly Robbins organised a march for nurses from the Royal Sussex County Hospital through Brighton to The Level today (Saturday 8 August). Similar protests were held around the country with nurses pushing for a pay rise and recognition for their service during the...
Posted On 08 Aug 2020 at 11:09 pm

More cycle lanes on the way, prompting Conservative calls for proper evaluation

More cycle lanes are on the way, prompting Brighton and Hove Conservatives to call for a proper evaluation of the measures. The party wants to know what the environmental impact is likely to be, with concerns about traffic jams, displacement and rising air pollution. The latest...
Posted On 08 Aug 2020 at 7:11 am

Brighton charity sends out 1,000th food parcel

School holiday hunger project Chomp has sent out its 1,000th food parcel. The charity, which usually provides free lunch clubs and activities throughout the school holidays in communities across Brighton and Hove, changed tack back in March when schools shut at the start of the...

Film Pride returns – with covid-friendly format thanks to Latest coverage

Film Pride, Brighton and Hove Pride’s official LGBTQ+ film festival, is under way with a different format because of the coronavirus crisis. The festival, which started last year, was due to be hosted at the Latest Music Bar in late July but social distancing put paid to the...
Posted On 08 Aug 2020 at 12:30 am