Southern promises extra trains to London – on a Sunday

Extra trains are promised on the railway line between Brighton and London by Southern. The train operator said that it would run extra hourly trains on Sundays when the summer timetable starts on Sunday 22 May. The extra trains will run until Sunday 4 September, leaving Brighton...
Posted On 09 May 2011 at 9:09 pm

Climate Change Minister visits Brighton and Hove

The Climate Change Minister visited Brighton and Hove today (Monday 9 May) as the government prepares to announce details of its Green Deal policy tomorrow. The minister, Greg Barker, went to see an eco-home in Hove, had a round-table discussion at Brighton University and saw the...
Posted On 09 May 2011 at 6:41 pm

Two held on suspicion of murdering missing Portslade father

Two Brighton men have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man from Portslade who has been missing since January. The pair, a 60-year-old man, of no fixed address, and a 57-year-old man, face questions about the disappearance of Gary Hampson. Last month Sussex Police issued...
Posted On 09 May 2011 at 4:42 pm

Sex attack suspect appears before Brighton magistrates

A man has appeared in court charged with carrying out a sex attack on an elderly woman in her home in Brighton. Napindi Palu, 29, was charged of committing two acts of sexual assault at the woman’s ground floor flat in Varndean Road, Brighton, in the early hours of Wednesday 4...
Posted On 09 May 2011 at 4:05 pm