Questions asked over care shortcomings for people with learning disabilities in Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove is falling behind its neighbours when it comes to providing annual health checks for people with learning disabilities. In the past year, 799 – or 54 per cent – of those registered as having a learning disability had an annual health check, missing the...

Hove hospital awaits planners’ verdict on proposed four-storey extension

Plans for a four-storey extension to a private hospital are going before councillors, five years after they were first submitted. The plans for the Montefiore Hospital, in Montefiore Road, Hove, have been revised twice since September 2016. The hospital’s owner Spire Healthcare...

Brighton and Hove could help lead the way in eradicating HIV

Brighton and Hove could help lead the way in eradicating new cases of HIV with a pilot project aimed at extending community testing. The aim would be to catch cases early, when treatment tends to be more effective and cheaper, and to eliminate new cases within 10 years. The three...
Posted On 28 Jul 2021 at 6:50 pm

Buzzcocks announce Brighton concert at Concorde 2

The Concorde 2 and local concert promoters JOY. have announced that punk legends Buzzcocks will be performing live in Brighton next year as part of their 16-date UK tour. The date for your diary is Thursday 3rd March 2022. The tickets will go on sale on Friday 30th July 2021 at...
Posted On 28 Jul 2021 at 6:43 pm

Iconic new-wave electro pop duo REYKO announce Brighton concert

Coming to the Green Door Store in Brighton this December are the iconic new-wave electro pop duo REYKO, who have conjured up a major following across the globe just over the last few years. Originally from Spain, REYKO surged into the Official Spanish National Charts with their...
Posted On 28 Jul 2021 at 4:58 pm

Work to stabilise Hove railway cutting means rerouted trains and replacement buses

Work to stabilise a railway cutting in Hove means that some trains will be rerouted and others replaced by buses in September, Network Rail said today (Wednesday 28 July). Network Rail said: “Vital work to stabilise a railway cutting in Hove and prevent delays caused by landslips...
Posted On 28 Jul 2021 at 4:57 pm

It’s pter-iffic! One of Brighton’s quirkiest museums reopens

One of Brighton’s quirkiest attractions plans to reopen within days – as staff at the Booth Museum of Natural History, in Dyke Road, dust off the relics. The Royal Pavilion and Museums Trust said that it was “thrilled” to welcome back visitors from the local community and beyond...
Posted On 28 Jul 2021 at 3:02 pm

The Daniel Wakeford Experience to play The Prince Albert

The Daniel Wakeford Experience will be playing two concerts in Brighton on Saturday 7th August at The Prince Albert which is located at 48 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, BN1 4ED. The first is an afternoon performance that will take place from 2pm to 5pm and the second concert will...
Posted On 28 Jul 2021 at 2:11 pm

Signs of opposition appear to proposed parking changes in Brighton

Opposition is brewing to proposals to split the zone J parking area on the edge of the centre of Brighton. Brighton and Hove City Council has proposed splitting the zone along the railway line near London Road station, with a public consultation now under way. The proposed split...

Missing girl from Brighton found in London

A missing girl from Brighton has been found in London, Sussex Police said today (Wednesday 28 July). The force said: “Police have traced a missing Brighton teenager after a search.” “Sadie Connolly, 17, who had been missing since Monday (26 July), has been found in London and is...
Posted On 28 Jul 2021 at 1:00 pm