Conservative MP for Brighton Kemp Town and Peacehaven, Simon Kirby, has added his voice to complaints over new parking charges on the city's seafront.
Mr Kirby said: “I am pleased by news that the Greens will look at these changes again.
"Although it is just talk at this stage, I am cautiously optimistic that their eyes have been opened to the terrible impact this parking hike is having.
"I have received hundreds of emails through my Brighton Parking Madness website, from concerned constituents and business owners across the City."
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after an alleged assault in Freshwater on the Isle of Wight.
Officers are investigating a dispute between a man and a woman outside the Gouldings residential home in St. Andrew’s Way at around 3pm on Tuesday, April 17.
It’s alleged the dispute continued with an assault taking place inside a dark blue Isuzu Rodeo Denver Max Plus 4 x 4 vehicle, which was then driven around the local community.
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