The Greater Brighton City Region is a true functional economic area covering a triangle from Crawley in the north to Seaford in the East and Worthing in the west.
More than 900,000 people call the City Region ‘home’, and there are more than 400,000 jobs in 40,000 businesses creating a diverse, vibrant, economic community.
The Centre for Cities has rated Greater Brighton in the top 5 for jobs growth in the last 10 years and 37,000 more jobs are expected to be created by 2030.
In 2014, Nathaniel Lichfield and Partners were commissioned to undertake detailed research into the issues facing the City Region. The following documents were created:
More than seven kilometres of new river and sea defences helping keep the community of Shoreham safe from flooding from storms and rising sea levels have been officially opened. The new £45 million Adur Tidal Walls scheme will better protect over 2,300 homes and 169...read more
What will Brighton & Hove’s economy look like in the next five years? What will it be like working in the city? What opportunities will the next generation of businesses offer to residents? Brighton & Hove’s new economic strategy to 2024 provides a blueprint...read more
An innovative conference to look at ways to drive growth across the City Region has been hailed a great success. The innaugural 'Prosperity through Innovation' event was organised by the Coastal West Sussex Partnership, in collaboration with Willmott Dixon and the...read more