Two to stay in prison awaiting trial for Brighton murder

A man and a woman have pleaded not guilty to murdering a popular Brighton man in his town centre home. Denise Antonia, 33, of Appledore Road, Moulsecoomb, and David Sole, 32, of no fixed address, appeared at Lewes Crown Court accused of killing Jonathan Ellison, known as Jon to...
Posted On 22 Jul 2011 at 9:15 pm

Brighton death crash driver jailed for six years

A Brighton man has been jailed for six years for causing death by dangerous driving. Jonathan Wenham, 40, of Ridgeside Avenue, Patcham, was over the drink-drive limit when he crashed in the centre of Brighton in January. One of his three passengers, Nicholas Messenger, 28, of Old...
Posted On 22 Jul 2011 at 8:46 pm

Portslade store may be taken back to court

Weeks after being fined by magistrates, the Aldi supermarket in Portslade risks being prosecuted again. The store’s bosses are being served with a formal notice for breaching planning conditions – for a second time this year. Last time they ignored the notice and in May they were...
Posted On 22 Jul 2011 at 3:16 pm

Brighton shoppers donate a tonne of food to charity

Customers at a Brighton supermarket donated more than one and a quarter tonnes of food to charity over just one weekend. Sainsbury’s in Lewes Road joined forces with the charity FareShare and has started distributing the donations through organisations such as the Fresh Start...
Posted On 22 Jul 2011 at 2:59 pm