Revised plans for residents parking scheme north of Preston Park station up for comment

Residents and businesses can have their say on revised proposals for a residents parking scheme to the north of Preston Park station. The idea is for parking controls to be...
Posted On 15 Jan 2014

A crime against Hove!

Thieves broke into All Saints Church in Hove on Christmas Day leaving a trail of destruction. They broke precious stained glass windows, stole money from a collection box and...
Posted On 14 Jan 2014

Top celebrities help launch Barnardo’s fostering campaign

Could you be a foster carer? Dame Helen Mirren, Joanna Lumley and Amanda Holden are among a host of stars who have shared their most cherished childhood snaps to front a new...

First ever ‘Pooches on the Prom’ to benefit Martlets

One hundred dogs have signed up for the inaugural ‘Pooches on the Prom’ event, but where are the British Bulldogs?  The Martlets are staging their first ever...

Brighton Station ‘Gateway’ improvement works commence

Brighton and Hove City Council commenced major redevelopment works around the Brighton Station area last week. The Brighton Station Gateway project aims to improve traffic...

Dementia Cafe Open Day in Hove

The Alzheimer’s Society is a UK care and research charity for people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. They are hosting a Dementia Café open day at the Cornerstone...

Crew Club youth project needs new trustees

The Crew Club, a registered charity committed to providing opportunities and a safe place for the young people of Whitehawk and East Brighton, is seeking new volunteer...

Local charity for male victims of sexual abuse launch new campaign

Mankind, is a Hove based charity that helps male victims of sexual abuse in the Brighton and Hove area who have been victims of childhood or adult abuse and assault. Their new...

Health Partnership ensures 80% of patients die where they want to

Earlier this year the Martlets Hospice began working in partnership with the Sussex Community NHS Trust’s palliative care team to launch the Palliative Care Partnership, a one...

‘Tis the season to recycle

Now you have opened your presents this Christmas, remember to recycle those old hairdryers, food processors and computers. Brighton & Hove City Council has 20 recycling...
Posted On 28 Dec 2013

Winter clothing specialists donate thermals to Brighton YMCA residents

The Leicester based company Universal Textiles donates 300 pieces of thermal clothing from their FLOSO thermal range to Brighton YMCA to help their residents stay warm this...

Council Leader calls on government to ‘wake up’ on welfare costs

  The Leader of Brighton & Hove City Council has written to Iain Duncan Smith, calling on him to cover councils’ costs in administering government benefits in order...
Posted On 26 Dec 2013

Kemptown MP Kirby announces Christmas card winner

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, announces winner of his 2013 Christmas Card competition Each year Simon invites local primary school pupils to create a...

Hove MP Weatherley sends thanks for support for his Winter Appeal

At the beginning of December, Mike Weatherley, MP for Hove and Portslade urged residents to help with donations of food for his winter appeal. During the last week Mike has...
Posted On 25 Dec 2013

A Christmas message from Brighton and Hove Council

Seafront workers on watch for Christmas day swimmers who get into trouble, homeless hostel workers making sure rough sleepers have a meal and bed for the night and ‘urban...
Posted On 24 Dec 2013

Lose weight for The Martlets

Launch of Zumba Glow – the South Coast’s First UV Zumba Party Event. If you want to enjoy the Christmas festivities without worrying about piling on the pounds, then sign up...
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