Neighbours hold protest over plans to replace five period homes in Hove with two blocks of flats

Dozens of neighbours held a protest in Hove over plans to replace five period homes with two nine-storey blocks of flats. Community group Hove Gold said: “Residents in a Hove neighbourhood are fighting plans for a fifth large apartment block development in their area....
Posted On 31 Aug 2020 at 9:53 pm

Brighton and Hove businesses invited to apply for Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Brighton and Hove businesses are being invited to celebrate their successes with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise. The accolade is awarded for four categories – international trade, innovation, sustainable development and promoting opportunity (through social mobility). Recent...
Posted On 31 Aug 2020 at 10:16 am

Two Brighton coronavirus test centres close

Two coronavirus test centres have shut up shop in Brighton in a matter of days. The test centre at the Falmer Stadium closed first, followed yesterday (Sunday 30 August) by the temporary mobile testing unit at Brighton Racecourse. Brighton and Hove City Council said: “As the...
Posted On 31 Aug 2020 at 12:20 am

Brighton hospital bosses reject call to recognise BME Network

Brighton hospital bosses have rejected a call to work with an existing BME Network for black and minority ethnic staff. The rebuff has been criticised by campaigners but hospital trust chief executive Dame Marianne Griffiths defended the decision. She said that the BME Network...
Posted On 31 Aug 2020 at 12:10 am