Eating Out

Stuck for a great place to dine in our area? We bring you a sampling of the best.

Features

Here you can find a variety of topics of interest to Brighton and Hove.

Local News

Find out all the news, events, trials and back-handed goings-on in our area.

Technology

Don’t know your firewall from your ISP? We bring you a series of articles to help you out.

Your Letters

Here is the archive of all the letters that have appeared in REGENCY magazine.

Home » Archive by Tags

Articles tagged with: Public Spending

Royal Alex Site Update
Sunday, 12 Dec, 2010 – 11:27 | No Comment
Royal Alex Site Update

Signs that compromise might be reached that would allow development to go ahead on old Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital site in Dyke Road

MPs Expenses
Sunday, 12 Dec, 2010 – 11:07 | No Comment

The parliamentary body which organises MP’s expenses has released details of the claims made by our three MPs. Cheapest of the bunch was Mike Weatherley, Conservative MP for Hove who claimed £2,450 since May. Next …

History Centre To Stay Open
Sunday, 21 Feb, 2010 – 11:02 | One Comment

Many were relived to hear that the council’s plan to close the local History Centre has been cancelled. Good to see that the council are taking note of people’s views in the press and through …

The Old Market: Financial History
Thursday, 10 Dec, 2009 – 15:09 | 7 Comments
The Old Market: Financial History

After having their planning application for the Old Market rejected Trustees have launched a petition to request money from the local council. Tony Davenport discovers that things are not quite as they seem.

The Old Market: A Tangle of Conflicting Loyalties and Remits
Thursday, 10 Dec, 2009 – 15:02 | 4 Comments
The Old Market: A Tangle of Conflicting Loyalties and Remits

Valerie Paynter considers how the city’s conservation groups were undone by one planning application

Sussex Police Issue ‘Hoax’ Scam Warnings
Thursday, 10 Dec, 2009 – 14:51 | No Comment

Sussex Police are issuing warnings regarding a parcel delivery scam involving a company called Parcel Delivery Services (that name must have taken a while to come up with). Apparently the scam runs like this: PDS …

NHS Whistleblower Wins Award
Thursday, 10 Dec, 2009 – 14:49 | No Comment

Margaret Haywood, who was struck off the Nursing Register after she secretly filmed at the Royal Sussex County Hospital and revealed the appalling practices and treatment of the elderly, has been given an award. Ms. …

Council Tax Set To Be Lowest In Sussex
Sunday, 15 Nov, 2009 – 12:24 | No Comment

Council Tax rises across Sussex are set to be the lowest ever, with rises only up to 3%. Conservative-led Brighton and Hove City Council are aiming for 2.5% in their budget. Councillor Jan Young, the …

Brighton & Hove’s
 New Broom?
Wednesday, 21 Oct, 2009 – 20:35 | No Comment
Brighton & Hove’s
 New Broom?

This month marks the arrival of John Barradell, the new chief executive officer of Brighton and Hove. Mr Barradell was previously the deputy chief executive of Westminster City Council, which boasts the second lowest council …

Letters: Public Sector Workers
Sunday, 20 Sep, 2009 – 11:04 | No Comment

Molly of Arundel Terrace wonders about the calibre of people running CityClean (Letters, Issue 12). I can tell you this much, headed by the ghastly Gillian Marston, with their perks and pensions sewn up a …