Developing Greater Brighton
The Greater Brighton City Region has an extraordinary mix of coastal, urban and rural landscapes (including the South Downs National Park, a UNESCO biosphere and a number of areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty). It has a strong cultural, heritage, visitor (including business tourism) and sports components.
This richness and variety within a 15 mile radius is regarded by residents and national and international visitors alike as a strong attractor for skilled labour and inward investment. There are a number of significant brownfield sites for regeneration and a growing investor appetite across the whole area (rather than just in established pockets of investment).
Leaders of Greater Brighton have welcomed the government's announcement of a 10-point green plan and reaffirmed the region is ready to lead the UK into a clean growth future. The Prime Minister last week unveiled his plan to help the country reach a zero-emissions...read more
Young people across Greater Brighton can learn about exciting careers in science, technology, engineering and maths in an online festival featuring “edible geology” and a rapping scientist. Pupils and students of all ages can take part in the first virtual Crawley...read more
Greater Brighton leaders are working hard to ensure the region’s economy bounces back from the second coronavirus lockdown. Organisations across the City Region are mobilising to provide crucial investment, career training, and business grants to stimulate recovery...read more