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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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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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Bring back Convalescent Home provision to end bed-blocking!.

5 April 2015…..Recently, inspectors have been swooping on our hospitals and producing scary reports of staffing inadequacies and quite high levels of bed blocking.  This week we read in the Argus that it has been the turn of Brighton & … Continue reading

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