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People power saves community hall

Campaigners in Brighton fighting to save their local church hall by selling shares to the public have managed to raise enough money to buy it. They reached the £150,000 target by the deadline at midnight last night.

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Breaking News! We've done it!! Exeter Street Hall in Brighton has been saved for the community. You are all AMAZING!! http://t.co/7aQh2QIQ

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@argusbizness there's been another amazing transfer on #deadlineday. Exeter Street Hall has been transferred to the community! We did it!!!

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What an incredibly emotional day! Such massive support that we couldn't have anticipated. Feels very special. Get a good night's sleep!

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