Man arrested on suspicion of mugging Hove pensioner

A man suspected of snatching a handbag from a pensioner in Hove was arrested late this morning. The 46-year-old man is also suspected of trying to mug a pensioner for her handbag in Brighton yesterday. The two incidents took place less than an hour apart. Sussex Police said that...
Posted On 29 Dec 2010 at 7:30 pm

Busy Brighton road collapses

Police are warning drivers in Brighton to avoid North Street as the road has been closed due to it beginning to collapse. The road started to break up at around 2.20pm today (Wednesday 29 December). The westbound carriageway of North Street currently remains open. However, the...
Posted On 29 Dec 2010 at 3:32 pm

Brighton tax specialists in financial trouble

A Brighton tax consultancy has been placed in administration. Accordance, which offers accounting, auditing and tax advice, was given protection from its creditors through the court-ordered move. The company, based in North Road, Brighton, was set up in 2005. It describes itself...
Posted On 29 Dec 2010 at 1:19 am

Girl, 8, suffers burns in Peacehaven fire

A child has been taken to hospital suffering from burns after a fire at a house in Peacehaven. The eight-year-old girl was one of eight people injured in the fire which took hold in the first floor of a two-storey house in Collingwood Close. Six adults suffered from the effects...
Posted On 29 Dec 2010 at 12:19 am