EU Citizens Settled Status

Brighton & Hove City Council is launching a free identity checking service at Brighton Town Hall to help EU citizens complete their EU Settlement Scheme application. EU, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland citizens need to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme if they want to continue living in the UK. The deadline for applying is …

Make Change Count

We often receive concerns from our community regarding Homelessness and as a result I wanted to pass on some of the council’s recent information regarding Make Change Count. You can directly help people on the street by supporting the city’s Make Change Count campaign. Nine local charitable organisations are working together in the campaign, helping …

Councillor Surgery – This Wednesday

Our ward surgery returns after an August break this Wednesday, 25th September at Cornerstone Community Centre. If you have any questions or concerns, please do feel free to join us then. Surgery starts at 7.15pm and you do not need an appointment, although it is helpful to get an indication beforehand if you are attending …

Waste and Recycling Update

The below is an update regarding recent uplift in missed collections across the city, explaining why it has happened and what is being done about it. Please feel free to send any questions to Phélim or Hannah regarding this. Update October 1st We have 5 Farid Trucks which are special trucks used to empty the …

Update on Hove Lawns

Dear residents This morning I met with Sheila Peters, Chris Hall and Caterina Willmott from the city council along with Sgt Simon Renouf from Sussex Police. We met on the Lawns. There was agreement among all of us that the council apply for a Section 61 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994, …

No councillor surgery during August

Dear all, I wanted to post to let you know that there will be no councillor surgery during August – so we will not be at the Cornerstone on the last Weds of the month (next Weds) as usual. We will next be holding a surgery in September (25th) at 7.15pm at the Cornerstone. If …

Recent break-ins in the ward

Dear residents, As councillors, we are concerned to have received multiple reports regarding a spate of break ins to businesses in the Brunswick and Adelaide area. Please find below and attached our letter sent to Sussex Police and Brighton and Hove City Council asking for answers on the matter. Best wishes, Councillors Phélim Mac Cafferty …