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Half term help with food for families

Half Term Food Help for Families

24th Oct

Brighton and Hove CC is reminding families in the city of sources of support for those struggling to buy food  over half term. The reminder is prompted by the national campaign against food poverty led by Marcus Rashford highlighting the families reliant of Free School Meals during the school holidays. If your family needs support, Read more

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Funding available for community projects that reduce carbon

18th Oct

Applications open from Monday 19 October for community-led projects aiming to help reduce carbon emissions in the Brighton & Hove area. Funding of up to £10000 is available for local community and voluntary organisations planning projects that: promote active and sustainable travel improve open spaces support a ‘reduce, repeair, reuse, recycle approack …or other projects Read more

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Hertford Nursery School – last chance to comment on closure plan

13th Oct

The governing body of Hertford Infant and Nursery School has asked BHCC to consider the future of the school’s nursery class. The number of children in the nursery class has been falling, causing significant pressure on the school’s overall budget. Consultation on the proposal to close Hertford Schools nursery class from 31st August 2021 closes Read more

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National Adoption Week

12th Oct

Its National Adoption Week and Brighton and Hove City Council are calling for people from all backgrounds to consider becoming adoptive parents. The council is now part of the Adoption South East regional adoption agency. This is a group of councils working together to give vulnerable children the best possible chance of finding families that are a Read more

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Opportunity to sign up for solar power

3rd Oct

  Brighton and Hove CC and Solar Together Sussex are inviting residents with suitable homes to sign up to a group buying scheme for solar energy. Some residents have received an invitation letter – and anyone can sign up – even if you haven’t had a letter. By registering your interest you will receive a Read more

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Help tackle local littering – Great British September Clean 11 – 27th September

11th Sep

Keep Britian Tidy are asking #LitterHeroes to join the Great British September Clean 11 – 27th September. In support Brighton and Hove City Council are launching a 4 day clean up campaign across the city from 14th – 18th September. The council are asking communities across our city to consider joining the clean-up effort – Read more

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Views invited on Electric Vehicle Charging points in Hollingdean

23rd Jul

Two electric vehicle charging points are proposed in Hollingbury Rise – location is shown in the map above.  More electric charging points are being installed as part of the city wide strategy to reduce carbon emissions and improve air quality.  Initially four points were proposed here, however following comments from initial consultation with nearby residents Read more

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Consultation planned for Hollingdean electric vehicle charging

27th Jun

Electric vehicle charging points are being proposed in Hollingdean as part of work towards meeting Brighton and Hove’s commitment to a carbon neutral city. Currently the nearest charging points for Hollingdean residents are on Hollingdean Road and at the Pavilion Retail Park, with several in the Fiveways area. In May residents on Hollingbury Rise were Read more

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Electric vehicle charging points proposed in Hollingdean

28th May

Brighton and Hove City Council are proposing to install a fast charging point for electric cars on Hollingury Rise.  The point would be able to charge up to four vehicles at a time, so four dedicated electric vehicle bays are being proposed. The charging point would be near the junction with Hertford Road, along an Read more

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Warning to Walkers as Hollingbury Golf Course Re-opens

14th May

A warning is issued today to walkers using Hollingbury Golf Course for exercise, by Brighton and Hove City Council, as the course prepares to re-open. During lockdown the open space of the golf course has allowed residents of Hollingdean and Hollingbury to exercise (and beyond) while maintaining social distance. Always a popular area for exercise Read more

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