Brighton and Hove health workers aim to cut bowel cancer death rate

Health chiefs in Brighton and Hove have been given almost £100,000 to tackle bowel cancer in the area. The money will be spent trying to raise awareness of the symptoms and promote early diagnosis. It follows a similar campaign to improve lung cancer survival rates in Brighton...
Posted On 27 Sep 2010 at 5:22 pm

Man stabbed near Brighton Station

A man was stabbed near Brighton Station and robbed of his passport early yesterday morning (Sunday 26 September). The 20-year-old man, from Burgess Hill, was stabbed in the face and arm with a bottle in Frederick Place, Brighton. He suffered injuries to his left arm, right ear...
Posted On 27 Sep 2010 at 5:05 pm

Brighton police seize cocaine worth £800k

Police in Brighton have seized cocaine with an estimated value of £800,000. Officers swooped in the Regency Square area, arresting two people, including a 29-year-old man from Hove. Sussex Police hailed the seizure as a success for its automatic number plate recognition (ANPR)...
Posted On 27 Sep 2010 at 1:57 pm

Fears grow for missing Hollingdean man

A Hollingdean pensioner has been missing since Saturday morning. His carer last saw the 88-year-old man at 8.15am. An unconfirmed sighting suggests that he may have taken a bus into Brighton at about 8.30am. Sussex Police said that fears were growing for his welfare because he...
Posted On 27 Sep 2010 at 1:43 pm

Detectives ask woman to help identify Hove bank robbers

Detectives want to speak to a woman who may have seen two bank robbers. They may have passed her in an alleyway just off George Street in Hove at the time of the robbery last Thursday. Sussex Police said: “Two men threatened staff delivering cash to the Santander Bank in George...
Posted On 27 Sep 2010 at 1:30 pm