Fuel price rise and staff shortages push home to school transport £400k over budget

Fuel price rises, staff shortages and growing demand for home to school transport have sent spending on the service £411,000 over budget, according to a new report. From September last year to April this year fuel pump prices have risen 20 per cent, according to the report, and...

Former Portslade barman charged with child sex abuse faces trial next year

A former Portslade barman who has been charged with sexually assaulting two children faces a trial by jury next year. John Guile, 48, a cleaning manager, of Abinger Road, Portslade, denies 11 charges of sexual assault, engaging in sexual activity with a girl and trying to engage...
Posted On 05 Sep 2022 at 6:25 pm

Shared house let to less well-off tenants approved on appeal

A shared house in Bevendean which the council said should be returned to family use can continue to be let out to less well-off tenants after being approved on appeal. Landlady Belinda Coote says she rents rooms in 40 Heath Hill Avenue at a reasonable rent to people who cannot...