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Charity and bakery lead charge to tackle £13billion 'food waste mountain'

An incredible £13 billion of edible food is being thrown away every year.

That's the staggering claim experts made after it was revealed our efforts to tackle food waste have stalled.

But a number of projects in Brighton are hoping to buck that trend. Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to Beth Parry of Fare Share, and Kitty Newbury from the Angel Food Bakery.


Homeless choir performs as Brighton's rough sleeper numbers almost double

A choir full of people who once slept on the streets has played in Brighton this week - as new figure's show the city's homeless population has almost doubled.

Today the Government announced a new £1.25million grant to help tackle the 'homeless crisis' in the city. But campaigners say its not nearly enough.

Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to Arthur Richford and Emma Broomfield from the Choir With No Name, Cllr Clare Moonan of Brighton and Hove City Council, and Andy Winter of the Brighton Housing Trust.

Brighton club says "Poetry please" - To help raise cash for refugees

Dozens of poets are massing in Brighton tonight for a ten-hour poetry relay on track to raise 30 thousand pounds for refugees.

The 'poemathon' at The Komedia Bar is the biggest gathering of poets in the city's history - from first-time writers to international names.

Among them - performing later tonight - is punk poet Attila the Stockbroker, from Southwick:


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