Brighton and Hove Friends of the Earth (BHFoE) are requesting signatures to their petition on the redevelopment of the Royal Sussex County Hospital. While they support the redevelopment (which has some good aspects to it), BHFoE are calling for the hospital trust to invest as much (or more) money in walking, cycling and public transport as it is in car parking. Please help us by signing our e-petition.
BHFoE estimate that over £10 million is being spent on building a new
underground car park, yet is spending probably less than a tenth of that
on walking, cycling and public transport. Consequently, the new
hospital will increase car use, congestion and air pollution, while
discouraging healthier and environmentally friendlier forms of