Brighton's London Road traders complain of parking discrimination

By Jenni Davidson The joint chair of the London Road Area Traders’ Association has accused Brighton and Hove City Council of discriminating against London Road businesses by offering cheaper parking closer to the city centre. Ann Townsend asked councillors why parking was...
Posted On 28 Nov 2012 at 11:34 pm

Brighton erotic boutique stages nipple tassel flash mob

By Christina Toimela Erotic boutique She Said’s staff and friends staged a raunchy flash mob on Tuesday (20 November) in protest at the painting over of a mural. The burlesque mural by graffiti artist Req featured a semi-naked woman wearing nipple tassels and holding a fan. The...
Posted On 23 Nov 2012 at 4:36 pm

Brighton Fringe announces cash awards

By Tim Embleton An arts charity is offering ten awards of £500 for young people to bring their work to next year’s Brighton Fringe. The ten winners will also benefit from a discounted registration fee of £126. IdeasTap, the charity behind the awards, aims to help creative young...
Posted On 22 Nov 2012 at 8:49 am

Brighton project collects winter coats for children

By Tim Embleton A group of volunteers has come together to help protect the most vulnerable children in the city from the cold this winter. Brighton and Hove Coats for Kids is a short-term project aimed at getting coats to the children most in need of them. They are looking for...
Posted On 22 Nov 2012 at 8:31 am

Brighton college recognises top achievers

City College Brighton and Hove rewarded its best students at an annual awards ceremony on Tuesday 25 October. Thirty-five prizes were given out in areas as diverse as catering, carpentry, business, music and hairdressing. There were also special awards for Outstanding Employer...
Posted On 21 Nov 2012 at 9:12 am