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Business rates hike could ‘devastate’ Brighton economy

Business
Learnning about sea safety (Photograph: Liz Finlayson/Vervate) SUS-170224-122804001

Brighton children learn about ‘safety by the sea’ with RNLI

Education
Portland Avenue in Hove was closed while fire crews put out the car fire

PICTURES: ‘Drive-by arson attack’ closes road

Crime
Firefighters tackled the blaze in Franklin Road in Durrington. Picture: Jeff Baker

COUNTY NEWS: Residential arson blaze destroys phone cable

Crime

Victory for campaigners as youth service budget largely restored

Politics

Tasers and spit hoods backed by Sussex Police bosses

Crime 4

VIDEO: Armed robber in Santa hat assaults Brighton staff member

Crime
Cllr Gill Mitchell

Gill Mitchell: We hope to improve your quality of life in the city

Opinion 1
Hove Town Hall

Update: Brighton and Hove budget agreed on second attempt

News
Travel news

Southern Rail services disrupted by RMT industrial action

Transport 15
The area around London Road, New England Road and New England Street is the most congested in the city, according to TomTom SUS-170221-095608001

Gridlock! Brighton and Hove one of the UK’s ‘most congested cities’

Transport

TRAVEL: Ditchling Road re-opened after accident

Transport 1
A red Mini Cooper overturned. All pictured Eddie Mitchell

Car overturns in A27 Hollingbury crash

Transport

PICTURES: ‘Drive-by arson attack’ closes road

Crime
Firefighters tackled the blaze in Franklin Road in Durrington. Picture: Jeff Baker

COUNTY NEWS: Residential arson blaze destroys phone cable

Crime

Tasers and spit hoods backed by Sussex Police bosses

Crime 4
Police have released a second piece of footage

VIDEO: Armed robber in Santa hat assaults Brighton staff member

Crime

Brighton children learn about ‘safety by the sea’ with RNLI

Education
James as a toddler with Kim at Ruth's graduation

Proud parents recreate graduation photo two decades on

Education
Praise and Oladapo Akinlotan

A proud graduation day for students from University of Brighton

Education
Artist sketch of one of the new labs in the proposed Life Sciences building (Photograph: Brick Visual)

New science building at university gets the go ahead

Education
Sir Ian McKellan at Brighton College (Photograph: David McHugh / Brighton Pictures) SUS-170802-111749001

Brighton school gets visit from gay rights campaigner Sir Ian McKellen

Education

Business rates hike could ‘devastate’ Brighton economy

Business
The team at King Alfred Leisure Centre SUS-170220-115747001

Leisure centres in Portslade and Hove bag industry awards

Business
Travel news

Southern Rail services disrupted by RMT industrial action

Transport 15

Victory for campaigners as youth service budget largely restored

Politics
Cllr Gill Mitchell

Gill Mitchell: We hope to improve your quality of life in the city

Opinion 1
Hove Town Hall

Update: Brighton and Hove budget agreed on second attempt

News
Protesters outside Hove Town Hall where the budget meeting was being held

Brighton and Hove budget voted down by opposition parties

News
Southern train

Rail bosses: Southern strikes ‘impotent and ineffective’

Politics 2

Butterflies declining more rapidly in urban areas

Environment
Song thrush heralds spring

Spring well on its way in Sussex according to Nature Calendar

Environment
Making a den at Wildlife Watch (Photograph: Paula da Luz)

Nature and bushcraft groups for Brighton youngsters

Environment

Shining a light on Sussex Beacon

News
Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Health
Morrisons

Supermarket recalls meat product after listeria is found in packs

Health

The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

Health 7
NHS news

Woman died after being turned away from three hospitals

Health
Cllr Gill Mitchell

Gill Mitchell: We hope to improve your quality of life in the city

Opinion 1
Cllr Geoffrey Theobald

Geoffrey Theobald: Funding must be found for essential services

Opinion
Jo Fuller

Jo Fuller: Vexatious Valentines

Opinion
Blaise is concerned that we may lose sight of good old fashioned common sense to mob rule

In the clamour for instant justice we shouldn't give way to mob rule

Opinion