Fitness Fundraising and Family Fun at Brighton Sport Relief Mile

Over 3,000 fundraisers completed one of 17 flagship Miles on Kemptown’s Madeira Drive on Sunday helping Sport Relief raise a record £52 million. Alongside serious runners including cricketer Clare Connor, Brighton participants completed 1, 3, or 6 miles dressed as clowns, superheroes, sailors, animals and even food. Children ran, hopped, scooted or bounced the mile…

Brighton Pier to go dark for Earth Hour

By Damien Murphy THE familiar glitter and glare of Brighton Pier will vanish into darkness tomorrow night to mark the World Wildlife Fund’s annual Earth Hour. The Pier’s new neighbour, the Brighton Wheel, will also turn of its lights, and the strings of bulbs that light the promenade will fall dark. In the rare darkness, a…

We’re going to need a bigger petrol tank

By Evie Purves The army is being trained to deliver fuel to petrol stations after news of a possible strike by tanker drivers. The army and police are now on stand by to make sure fuel deliveries do not grind to a halt, mirroring the same dire situation that hit Tony Blair’s government in 2000…