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).
The Greater Brighton Economic Board is overseeing a dynamic portfolio of ongoing investments and regeneration opportunities designed to create the housing, employment and infrastructure to drive productivity throughout the City Region. For businesses, the Board has also created a tool to match business needs with vacant properties throughout the Region.
Residents, businesses and passengers will be given a chance find out more about plans to invest millions in upgrading the Brighton Main Line. Historic under-investment, punctuality problems and capacity issues means that tens of thousands of people have been affected...read more
Brighton's American Express Community Stadium has been named as one of nine match venues for the UEFA European Women’s Championship in 2021. Brighton & Hove Albion worked together with Brighton & Hove City Council and Sussex County Football Association to...read more
The leader of Greater Brighton has urged for the region to tackle Brexit head on after research revealed one in 20 jobs in the South East could be at risk from a “No Deal”. With the region exporting £45.3 billion worth of goods, a report titled The Brexit Burden by...read more