Brighton & Hove Albion : Bore draw now FC United on the cards

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Woking 0 By Tim Hodges at Withdean. The Albion played out a goalless stalemate against Woking at Withdean on Saturday, in front of around 5,000 fans. Lewis Dunk partnered Tommy Elphick in the centre of defence, while Peter Brezovan played his first...
Posted On 08 Nov 2010 at 9:50 pm

Armed robber holds up Brighton betting shop

A man armed with a knife robbed a Brighton betting shop, making off with £130. Sussex Police said that the man walked into Ladbrokes in Arundel Road, Brighton, at about 7.25pm on Friday 5 November. He brandished a knife and demanded money from the staff. After making off wit...
Posted On 08 Nov 2010 at 4:57 pm

Thieves steal expensive power tools from Falmer construction site

Thieves have stolen specialist power tools worth several thousands of pounds from the construction site of the new Falmer Academy. The theft is believed to have taken place from the site in Lucraft Road, Moulsecoomb, overnight on Friday and Saturday. Construction staff arrived at...
Posted On 08 Nov 2010 at 1:22 pm

Brighton and Hove parents save taxpayers thousands by applying for school places online

A campaign to persuade parents to apply for school places in Brighton and Hove online has saved thousands of pounds of taxpayers’ money. More than 80 per cent of secondary school applications this year were made online rather than on paper, according to Brighton and Hove City...
Posted On 08 Nov 2010 at 12:45 pm

Hove road rage cyclist's victim remains unconscious in hospital

A 52-year-old man from Hove is still unconscious in intensive care this morning after being attacked by a cyclist. The man was punched to the ground in what appears to have been a road rage row in Portland Road, Hove, late yesterday morning. Sussex Police today issued...
Posted On 08 Nov 2010 at 12:32 pm

Portslade man arrested after A23 crash

A man from Portslade has been arrested after another driver was forced off the road on the A23 at the weekend. The 38-year-old man was arrested yesterday morning on suspicion of dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of a road traffic collision. He is suspected of...
Posted On 08 Nov 2010 at 12:12 pm

Police issue weather warning to drivers

High winds and rain have made driving hazardous in Brighton and Hove this morning. The weather conditions are expected to remain treacherous later and tomorrow, although wind speeds should drop and rainfall should ease. Sussex Police said that it had handled more than 20...
Posted On 08 Nov 2010 at 12:01 pm