Seaside Community News

Find out all the latest news from Seaside Homes and our community of tenants. If you have any news or details of a story you would like to inform us about then please get in touch with us.

Fire Safety Information

Following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower in London, we understand that you may be concerned about your block and want to keep you informed about the Council’s actions. Those Seaside tenants living in high rise blocks will, along with all other residents, have already received a fire safety update from Brighton & Hove City…


Free Swimming for under 16s

With the school holidays upon us, why not take advantage of this great offer Brighton & Hove Council fund free swimming in the city for all children aged 16 and under. Where can they swim? Children can swim for free at the King Alfred Leisure Centre, Prince Regent Swimming Complex and the St Luke’s Community Swimming…


New Gas Repair Company for Tenants

Brighton and Hove Council have recently completed a retendering exercise for the servicing of gas appliances, gas and heating repairs and new boiler installations for Seaside Homes tenants. This means that from 1 April 2016, K&T Heating Services will take over responsibility for all gas servicing, repairs and installations for Seaside Homes tenants in the…


Can housing companies help solve the housing crisis?

With access to housing reaching crisis point, housing companies can offer a credible alternative to deliver social housing. Many councils are interested in setting up housing companies A recent survey by a regeneration firm 3Fox International has revealed that over 50 councils in England had either set up or were thinking of setting up their…


Seaside Homes raises another £2m to refurbish empty homes

Seaside Community Homes has raised another £2.27M for Brighton & Hove City Council to refurbish empty council homes. The funding is the latest tranche of money raised by the charity and will be used by the council to maintain Decent Homes standards in its housing stock. The latest round of funding brings the total raised…