Hove is a city in the English unitary authority Brighton on the English Channel. It has about 67,600 inhabitants and has grown together over the course of history with Brighton. 1997 Hove was merged with Brighton, Portslade Rottingdean and the city of Brighton and Hove and received in 2000 the status of a so-called Millennium City (City without all the royal city privileges). The town developed from a town to a resort where some enterprises of light industry have settled. In the 19th century, the luxurious resort Brunswick was built.