Housing repairs and maintenance van at the housing centre

Housing repairs & maintenance dispute update

A joint statement from the council and the GMB union on the suspension of industrial action planned next week by GMB members of staff working in our repairs & maintenance service following positive talks.

Exterior of florist's shop Viva Verde showing striped awning and hanging basket. An array of plants and flowers have been put on display on the pavement in front of the shop.

Last chance to apply for a small business grant

Small business grants of £10,000 and £25,000 are still available. If you run a small business and think you may be eligible for one of these grants, contact the council before 28 August. 


Friends Centre closure

The chair of the council's children, young people and skills committee, Councillor Hannah Clare, has commented on the closure of the Friends Centre.

Anti-racist city

Action to become an anti-racist council

A report at a special meeting of the Tourism, Equalities, Communities & Culture committee on Wednesday 29 July set out a package of action to make Brighton & Hove a fairer and more inclusive city as part of our commitment to being an anti-racist council.

Royal Pavilion kitchen

The Royal Pavilion needs you!

Residents are being encouraged to visit the Royal Pavilion this summer to take advantage of the half price ticket offer and spread the word to family and friends!


Pride events are cancelled – celebrate online

There are no official Pride events taking place in Brighton & Hove this weekend, 1 & 2 August, the date Brighton & Hove Pride 2020 was due to take place. This year’s 'stay at home' Pride is very different from the usual event and aims to keep the spirit of Pride thriving while keeping everyone safe inside.