A COFFEE chain has opened a new cafe on the site of a former off-licence.

Costa Coffee will be opening its latest Brighton branch in Preston Road.

A Costa Coffee spokeswoman said: “We’re delighted to confirm the opening of a brand new Costa Coffee store on Preston Road, Brighton, today. We are looking forward to being an active part of the local community, getting involved with events and serving customers our delicious signature, handcrafted coffees.”