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20mph in Brighton and Hove - where do we go from here?

The latest twist in the saga of Brighton and Hove Council’s plan to introduce a 20mph limit across most of the city involves a letter… 1,034 more words

Brighton And Hove

Chaun Wilson wins the East Brighton by-election for Labour

Congratulations to Chaun Wilson on her victory in today’s East Brighton by-election. Several weeks ago, on 21st September, I described Chaun simply as ‘The Winner’. I wrote: “East Brighton is Labour’s strongest stronghold, thanks to the work of sitting councillors Gill Mitchell and Warren Morgan, and that of the recently resigned Craig Turton. 315 more words

Caroline Lucas

East Brighton by-election candidates

The big beasts are lining up to contest the East Brighton by-election. First the Conservatives selected 18 year old Joe Miller, and now the Lib Dems have selected a relative veteran in Dominik Sokalski, a 20-year-old university student at Sussex University. 283 more words

Warren Morgan

Craig Turton: sadness at his resignation as a councillor due to health problems

It was with great sadness that I heard this evening that councillor Craig Turton has been forced to sign his council seat due to ill health. 357 more words

Warren Morgan

The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round

What are you doing, Brighton? Since I last commented on the affairs of this fair city the wheels on the bus no longer seem to be going round and round, but seem to have fallen off. 705 more words


Car Park Charges to Increase by up to one hundred per cent

By Jessica Keating

Charges for car parks are set to rise again by a whopping one hundred per cent in some places due to Brighton and Hove City Council increasing tariffs. 356 more words


Labour is no closer than ever to understanding how to respond to the Greens

The Labour Party in Brighton and Hove is in an unenviable position. Its group of councillors (now officially the Labour and Co-operative Group) has made a decision not to approach the Greens about a formal coalition. 641 more words

Caroline Lucas