Tag Archives: Infrastructure

Psst! Greater Brighton Economic Board, Network Rail: A word in your shell-like!

07.02.18…..With news today that the Greater Brighton Economic Board, Network Rail, Coast to Capital, et al have agreement about investing to solve problems in the Brighton to London railway line comes disappointment that it is so far “up-country”.  The need … Continue reading

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King Alfred redevelopment…..gone really quiet, huh?

19.1.18…..The rumour mill has its stories on this one.  But what are the observable facts about what is happening and to be expected? By the end of 2017 a couple of significant moves had been made.  The Starr Trust parted … Continue reading

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By Hove Station: Update to 17 storeys of unsuitable development proposed for Ellen Street

BH2016/02663 28.10.16…..Please note this application is still live and undecided, although a number of council consultee responses recommend refusal.  The Hove Station Neighbourhood Forum recommends approval as do the Regency Society and the Hove Civic Society (its Chair is an … Continue reading

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“What has happened to Leah Keatings plan for a cafe in Hove Recreation Ground”

Ever since the planning application was flagged up on this website a steady stream of hits on that article has continued, even as the mystery grows as to why the park-keeper cottage in the the corner still awaits rescue and … Continue reading

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Yes, but no, but…reluctantly…yes; but… The messy Holy Trinity application.

6 July 2015……..Yes, but no, but yes, but….. This famous catchphrase from “Little Britain” reflects how the planning dept’s decision report comes across.  What is proposed (a surgery) is a) needed, but b) pretty appalling, selfish, ugly and may never … Continue reading

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