Councillors urged to reflect on lessons from home to school transport fiasco

Councillors admitted that they should have acted more quickly when concerns were raised about the home to school transport service for hundreds of vulnerable children in Brighton and Hove. And the lessons learnt from a new report could be applied more widely across the whole of...

Brighton shop owner who sold fake prosecco waits to learn if he will lose his licence

A shop owner is waiting to hear whether he will lose his drinks licence after 90 bottles of fake prosecco were seized from his business. Awarah Shikha, 28, who runs Sabina Mini Market, said sorry for his “mistake” at a hearing to decide whether his licence should be revoked...

Councillors should work together – not make unfair personal attacks on the mayor

It seems like a lifetime ago when we were in Hove Town Hall for council meetings, with the local press and residents watching on from the gallery. Unfortunately, the last full council meeting was marred by a nasty personal attack made by the Conservatives on our mayor. What makes...
Posted On 10 Nov 2020 at 8:05 am