Statement on the Berlin terror attack

The leaders of the three political groups in the council have released a statement on the Berlin terror attack.

“Brighton & Hove sends its sympathies and support to the people of Berlin.

“We are deeply shocked and saddened by the loss of 12 peoples' lives who were so senselessly killed while they visited a Christmas market, and the injuries - some life changing - to 48 others.

On behalf of the city of Brighton & Hove, we send our condolences.” 

Councillor Warren Morgan, Leader of Brighton & Hove City Council and Leader of the Labour and Co-operative Group

Councillor Geoffrey Theobald, Leader of the Conservative Group 

Councillor Phelim Mac Cafferty, Convenor of the Green Group.