Sunset entrances Brighton and Hove

Cameras across Brighton and Hove were set a snapping this evening by a stunning deep red sunset. People across the city stopped work to admire the changing colours as dusk drew in. Here are a few of the photographs which captured the moment:
Posted On 26 Jan 2010 at 10:06 pm

Burglar takes advantage of snow to con Hove pensioner

A bogus caller conned an elderly Hove woman out of £1,900 by saying her roof had been damaged by the snow. The 86-year-old victim let the man into her home in Sunninghill Avenue last Wednesday (January 20) at about 3.45pm after he told her he had fixed a tile on her roof free of...
Posted On 26 Jan 2010 at 8:32 pm

Seagulls sympathetic as Crystal Palace goes into administration

Crystal Palace FC , long term rivals of Brighton and Hove Albion, went into administration today. The club had been in financial trouble for some months, with staff not being paid on time for several months. Now administrators Brendan Guilfoyle, Chris White and John Russell of...
Posted On 26 Jan 2010 at 8:29 pm

Whitehawk conman posed as his own uncle

A serial fraudster whose scams included posing as his dead uncle and selling non-existent Spice Girls tickets was jailed for seven years ago. Billy Halliwell, 27, obtained tens of thousands of pounds with a variety of cons during his two-year crime spree. Yesterday, Halliwell, of...
Posted On 26 Jan 2010 at 8:11 pm