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An animated aerial picture of Brighton & Hove. The area the the local authority covers is outlined with Great British Pound signs plastered all over the image to indicate that money is being spent on the city.

A crucial budget with critical decisions to make

The first look at funding for council services in Brighton & Hove took place on 2 December, when draft 2022-2023 budget proposals were presented at Policy & Resources Committee.  

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Duke of Edinburgh

HRH Prince Philip

Buckingham Palace has announced the death of HRH Prince Philip.
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Hove Town Hall

Local paper publishes fake quote from council leader

In the print edition of today’s The Argus newspaper, the front page story featured a photo of council leader, Councillor Nancy Platts, with the quote “We can’t cope”. Councillor Platts did not say this, it was made up by The Argus. 
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Register to vote

Electoral canvassers will be knocking on doors

From now until the end of October, electoral canvassers will be visiting homes in Brighton & Hove to confirm the list of people who are registered to vote at each property.
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Hove Town Hall

Council backs climate change protests

The council supports the right to protest at the planned climate change event in the city on Friday 20 September. Councillors discussed the issues with representatives from the event organisers at a meeting today.