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Why is it OK for Brighton to pretend we are a city, whilst cannibalising Hove to serve itself?

24/04/18…..People rarely ask these days, but used to ask “save Hove from what?” Slow death.  Physical dismantlement.  So much.  Why is there a problem? The truth is, Hove was annexed by a failing Brighton Council, led by now Lord Bassam, … Continue reading

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Mortar Nova exhibit some of their plans for Kings House at Cornerstone

27.1.18…..The new owners of Kings House, on the corner of Grand Avenue and the Kingsway, sent out 1,000 invitations to residents around Kings House to view massing plans on Friday from 6-9pm and today, Saturday, until 4pm at the Cornerstone … Continue reading

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George Street Hove – a Target area for Thieves

4.11.17…..In the run-up to Christmas the police usually put out a public appeal about burglary and theft dangers, but I wonder if they will this year.  They have begged the Government for help but instead their numbers are cut, resources … Continue reading

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A Long History of Grenfell Tower and the Lancaster West Estate

Originally posted on Municipal Dreams:
My article for iNews on the longer history of Grenfell Tower and the Lancaster West Estate to which it belonged was published yesterday. You can read it here:  A perfect storm of disadvantage: the history of…

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Hyde Housing’s Tom Shaw sends this clarifier about yesterday’s Sackville Hotel site post

2.6.16…..It seems the report put up here yesterday struck a nerve.  An email has come in concerning what was written and it is worth reprinting here.  Please note one thing.  There is a comment in it about not getting any … Continue reading

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