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Non-profit organisation The Good Law Project (GLP) has issued high court proceedings against the Government, alleging breaches of procurement law and apparent bias in the granting of a coronavirus-related contract to long-standing associates of Michael Gove MP and top Conservative advisor Dominic Cummings. The case relates to an £840,000 contract...
Brighton Dome has partnered with Fane Online on a curated series of livestreamed events featuring celebrated authors, actors and podcasters direct to audiences in the comfort of their own home. The livestream events will take place from August to November 2020, with tickets going on sale from Brighton Dome’s website...
Brighton require one point from their last two games to secure a place in the Premier League for next season, after Danny Ings' equaliser denied them victory at Southampton last night.   A win would have seen Albion place an unbridgeable gap between themselves and the relegation zone, and they went...
Young People Need Your Help More Than Ever: Sleep Anywhere But Your Bed to Help Prevent Youth Homelessness Family breakdown is a leading cause of youth homelessness and pressure created by COVID-19 has drastically increased the number of vulnerable young people presenting as homeless in Sussex and Surrey. Since March, YMCA DownsLink Group, who...
Sussex Cricket have announced a new three-year partnership agreement with Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) and the Aldridge Foundation.  This flagship partnership sees Sussex Cricket continuing to lead the way in giving children at state schools the chance to break into the top tiers of men’s and women’s cricket. BACA’s new...
2020 has been a tumultuous year to say the least. A deadly pandemic has swept the globe, shining a light on those governments that were equipped to deal with a crisis, and exposing those that were not. Furthermore, following yet another series of extrajudicial murders in the US, people have...
From Friday 17th July until Wednesday 16th September, Brighton & Hove City Council will be asking residents to share their comments on phase three of the Valley Gardens Project. This is the latest stage of the ongoing project, which aims to improve travel between the Palace Pier and Old Steine,...
Last week the US-based furniture and household goods e-commerce company Wayfair were accused of allegations of child trafficking. The company came under fire for allegations of  “child and human trafficking” because it sold high-priced furniture on the website but under the names of children who were previously reported as...
Rapper and sometime Trump supporter Kanye West has announced that he will be running for president of the United States. Without the tens of thousands of signatures needed to get on the ballot in all states or the backing of a small party, West’s chances of winning are almost...
When going for a walk in the British countryside today, there are few animals you could catch a glimpse of that spark genuine awe. Seeing a hare perhaps, or an otter, is a rare and wonderful treat, but neither of these species could be categorised as “large”. A walk on...