Brighton and Hove

The BEACH Project: Looking Beneath the Hood of British Teens

Sophie Turton | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK
Sophie Turton

Negativity may sell newspapers but at what cost to the positive progression of our society?

Brighton Beach Christmas Day Swim Cancelled

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 25.12.2012 | UK

Swimmers hoping to take a Christmas Day dip off Brighton today will be disappointed after the council closed the beach because of bad weather. Brig...

Council Suggests Axing 'Mr And Mrs' Labels

Posted 25.10.2012 | UK

They say gender is just a concept. But even for those who believe that it is meaningless, scrapping it altogether could be a bit much. But that'...

Green Councillor Under Fire For 'Raping And Looting' Remark

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Politics

A senior Green Party councillor is facing calls to resign after making a "highly offensive" remark about "raping and looting" as he argued for legalis...

Footballers Bailed After Sex Attack Arrest

PA | Posted 19.01.2012 | UK

Six footballers arrested by police investigating an alleged sex attack on a woman have been released on bail. Five of the players were from Champio...

The £3m Grant That Would Cost Our Council £5.4m

Jason Kitcat | Posted 12.02.2012 | UK Politics
Jason Kitcat

A £3m grant that loses us £5.4m is not a good deal, how could it be? Accepting it would be agreeing to more Tory cuts, and acquiescing to the cynical politics of the coalition government. As a Green, I resist.

When Idealism Meets Reality: The Green Party in Power

Caroline Penn | Posted 15.09.2011 | UK Politics
Caroline Penn

With nearly 4,500 young people unemployed in Brighton & Hove, high rents, rising prices and low wages the Brighton have many issues that need attention. The impact of zero growth, a Green Party manifesto commitment, can be seen in the number of empty shops in the city centre