A turning point for Madeira Terrace

Growing up in London I used to love visiting Brighton and would often stay with friends in the St James’s Street area, accessing the seafront via Madeira Terrace and using the space under the arches for playing games, scootering and cycling. When I moved to Brighton as an adult I...
Posted On 17 Oct 2020 at 2:35 pm

Missing woman from Hove found safe

A woman from Hove who was reported missing on Monday (12 October) has been found safe, Sussex Police said this morning (Saturday 17 October). The force issued a public appeal for help finding her during the week. Officers were concerned for her welfare. Today the force sai...
Posted On 17 Oct 2020 at 2:05 pm

Why now is the time to save our vital green spaces

There are no two ways about it, building 930 homes on the city’s 16 remaining natural sites on the urban fringe is a disaster for the environment. So why has Brighton and Hove’s Green and Labour coalition council proposed doing so, and how can residents stop it? To set the scene,...
Posted On 17 Oct 2020 at 12:11 pm

Former Sussex University law student jailed for child sex offences

A former Sussex University law student has been jailed for six years for a number of child sex offences carried out when he was a Beaver Scout leader. Oliver Cooper, 27, denied the charges but was found guilty by a jury at Lewes Crown Court on Thursday (15 October). He was...
Posted On 17 Oct 2020 at 12:05 am