Renewable energy

Scheme offers residents savings on solar panels 

If you want to save on your energy bills and generate your own clean electricity, you can apply to a Sussex-wide scheme to get discounts on installing high quality solar panels throughout September.

Rough sleeping

More help needed for rough sleepers

A new report reveals the number of people who are rough sleeping remains high across the country. Locally many services are available for those in need but Brighton & Hove remains in the 10 areas with the highest numbers of people rough sleeping.
Wagner Hall severe weather shelter

Cold weather shelter - helping rough sleepers

You can now contact the SWEP (severe weather emergency protocol) team directly if you’re worried about someone bedding down on the streets when the overnight cold weather shelter is open. 
Houses in Multiple Occupation in a Hove street

Council proposes better way to manage HMOs

Residents and developers will be able to give their views on a proposal to extend planning controls across the city on converting houses to smaller shared homes.