Police fine 66 people for breaking coronavirus restrictions over new year in Brighton and Hove

Police issued fines to 66 people for breaking the coronavirus restrictions in just nine hours over the new year in Brighton and Hove alone. Sussex Police said that the 66 fixed penalty notices were among 81 issued across the county between 6pm yesterday (Thursday 31 December) and...
Posted On 01 Jan 2021 at 5:20 pm

Christmas tree recycling under way – with a chance to help children’s hospice

Christmas tree recycling is under way at dozens of sites across Brighton and Hove – along with a hassle-free scheme to have your tree collected for a donation to a children’s hospice. The Christmas tree recycling sites operated by Brighton and Hove City Council started receiving...
Posted On 01 Jan 2021 at 6:30 am

For animals, fireworks can be more a source of fear than fun

Animal welfare is an issue that many of us care deeply about. I’m proud it was a Labour government that introduced the hunting ban and that we’ve consistently presented strong policies to strengthen animal welfare. Locally, we gained support for motions to ban the sale of fur on...
Posted On 01 Jan 2021 at 12:10 am