Whitehawk cyclist in hospital with serious head injuries

Police are appealing for witnesses after an 18-year-old Whitehawk man came of his bicycle at around 4.45pm yesterday. The man suffered serious head injuries after loosing control of his bicycle whilst riding down Haybourne Road, Whitehawk, Brighton. The cyclist was not wearing a...
Posted On 01 Jul 2010 at 8:11 am

Smash EDO campaigners cleared on "lawful damage" defence

Five Smash EDO protestors have been cleared of conspiring to attack the EDO/ITT arms factory because the jury accepted they had been trying to prevent Israeli war crimes. Simon Levin, from Brighton, and Bristol-based Tom Woodhead, Ornella Saibene, Bob Nicholls and Harvey Tadman...
Posted On 01 Jul 2010 at 8:09 am

North Stand Chat closes due to legal threats

The popular Brighton and Hove Albion forum North Stand Chat has closed overnight due to threats of legal action over potentially libellous postings. Forum manager Darren Mackay, of Yatton, Bristol, posted this message on the site last night. “NSC is temporarily closed in...
Posted On 01 Jul 2010 at 7:56 am

Could McDonald's be looking to open in Kemp Town?

McDonald’s is believed to be interested in opening a store at the former Here restaurant in St James’s Street. Green councillor Ben Duncan says a rumour is making the rounds amongst Kemp Town traders. Writing on his blog, he says if the multinational fast food chain...
Posted On 01 Jul 2010 at 7:48 am