Plans submitted for £420m Brighton hospital revamp

Hospital chiefs have formally submitted their plans for a £420 million redevelopment of the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Eastern Road, Brighton. The 5,000 pages of plans include building a new 12-storey tower block and putting a helipad on the existing Thomas Kemp Tower....
Posted On 23 Sep 2011 at 11:43 pm

Boy, 13, attacked in Fishersgate on way to school

A man is reported to have attacked a 13-year-old boy and tried to grab his school bag in Fishersgate this morning (Friday 23 September). Sussex Police said that officers were investigating a report of a common assault in St Aubyns Road, Fishersgate, at about 7.45am. The boy was...
Posted On 23 Sep 2011 at 11:42 pm

Rush hour nightmare for thousands of Brighton and Hove commuters

Thousands of commuters from Brighton, Hove and Portslade had a miserable commute to work this morning and face further delays and cancellations on the way home again. Their trains were diverted or they faced a journey on a replacement bus after emergency repairs had to be carried...
Posted On 23 Sep 2011 at 3:47 pm

Brighton burglar meets her victims to say sorry

A prolific burglar from Brighton has met some of her victims to apologise for her crimes. She took part in a community resolution conference where the offender meets a victim to apologise and explain their behaviour. Sussex Police said that the meetings were used after certain...
Posted On 23 Sep 2011 at 3:14 pm

Car flipped in Brighton car crash

Two women were injured when a white Citroen and blue Renault collided on Moulsecoomb Way, Brighton, yesterday (September 22). A 44-year-old woman from Southend was taken to hospital suffering with a serious neck injury after the collision at around 1.20pm. The 19-year-old woman...
Posted On 23 Sep 2011 at 1:16 pm