The Bag Tax Cometh

Every single user of retail bags will be taxed an extra 5p per bag. The new EU law will apply to every single bag user across England in 2015. About 200 bags per year are taken by each person, so a family of four will be counting the costs. The good news is that every...

RSA Project

Nine Eastbourne College pupils have recently been working on a collaborative project with two local businesses, Le Loup, and the Owl and Sewing Cat. The project was funded by a grant from the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufacturing and Commerce. Le...

City Report Supports Organic Roofs

A new report by environmental experts offers Brighton city centre the opportunity to become a UK innovation hub for green roofing. The findings from The Ecology Consultancy identify 61 hectares of roofs in central Brighton which can be safely retrofitted with living...

High Flying Drones Launch New Charity

A new conservation and education charity has launched a fund raising programme with the help of a live display of flying drones. The charity Beacon Hub Brighton is raising funds to create a 35 seat classroom on the top of Beacon Hill next to the 40 acre nature reserve...