Burglars steal computer from Brighton school

Burglars broke in to a primary school in Brighton yesterday (Monday 30 May). The thieves stole a computer and a small amount of petty cash from The Dharma School in Ladies Mile Road, Patcham. The police helicopter helped to search the area after the break in but the burglars...
Posted On 31 May 2011 at 11:27 pm

Robber attacks woman in centre of Brighton

A woman was attacked in the centre of Brighton just after getting out of a taxi. She was grabbed from behind and dragged to the ground before her attacker ran off with her handbag. The 39-year-old woman was robbed in St George’s Mews, Brighton, at about 1.40am on Saturday (28...
Posted On 31 May 2011 at 8:25 pm

Brighton lifeboat crew tows yacht to safety

The RNLI Brighton lifeboat towed a yacht to safety early today after the vessel suffered an engine failure. The lifeboat crew towed the stricken 39ft yacht into Brighton Marina shortly after midnight. The two-man crew of the yacht called for help late last night and were quickly...
Posted On 31 May 2011 at 8:10 pm

Brighton student rewarded for invention to make cycling safer

A Brighton student has come up with a cheap invention to make cycling safer. The gadget has earned Emily Brooke, a final year product design student at Brighton University, the chance to develop her idea on an entrepreneurship programme in America. Miss Brooke’s invention...
Posted On 31 May 2011 at 7:58 pm

Teens leave man with broken jaw after attack in Brighton

A good samaritan was left with a broken jaw when he was attacked shortly after he split up a fight in Brighton. Two boys and a girl set upon the 23-year-old man at The Level during one of the final events of the Brighton Festival. The victim had broken up a fight between two...
Posted On 31 May 2011 at 7:37 pm