Brighton councillors have apologised for rubbish left on the streets after unofficial strikes in the city.
It's suffering a backlog of bin collections after a walkout over pay earlier this month. Crews are now refusing to collect rubbish next to bins and some roads are being missed.
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Police are appealing for information after a mother was punched and stamped on while trying to defend her son.
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