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A view of the Brighton & Hove local election as it unfolded….

05.05.19…..Nobody could call it in advance, though it was known there was a Green surge in two Brighton wards.  So many of us had expected a very low turnout, that, when it was announced by CEO Geoff Raw that it … Continue reading

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“A Plague on ALL Your Houses” – The Local Election

28.04.19…..Radio 4’s World at One coverage of the mood of the electorate, ahead of Thursday’s voting in the Local Elections, produced the comment I used to ruefully title this post.  The chaos of Westminster has poisoned the well of politics … Continue reading

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The saving of Connaught School

24 April 2015…..Yesterday Ninka Willcock came out of the shadows, to stand front and centre in high-viz orange, as her years’ long work on behalf of the Brighton Society and her achievement in getting  Connaught School Grade 2 Listed was … Continue reading

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Crime Number for the Medina House Fire

11 June 2013…..Sussex Police continue to investigate in the wake of the Friday afternoon, May 31st, 2013, fire inside the upper floors of Medina House.  The seat of the fire was a sofa some 15 feet in from the middle … Continue reading

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Fire at Medina House…we always so feared this might happen: pictures

31 May 2013…..NB.  As further information is provided, this post will be edited to keep the text as current and accurate as possible.  About 3:55pm Robert Nemeth posted a tweet asking if anyone had info regarding reports of a fire … Continue reading

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