Brighton & Hove Albion: Buckley Close.

By Tim Hodges Birmingham City 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion had to dramatically change their starting line up today after Amex hero Will Buckley was injured in the pre match warm up. It appeared from Gus Poyets original team sheet, that Buckley would spearhead a five man...
Posted On 29 Oct 2011 at 11:49 pm

Brighton recycling company worker awaits sentence for attacking ex-wife and her lover

A Brighton recycling company employee attacked his estranged wife and her new boyfriend and deliberately shunted their van. David Sommerford, 44, who works for Greenacre Recycling, of Elm Grove, Brighton, chanced across the pair outside Saltdean Lido. Sommerford repeatedly...
Posted On 29 Oct 2011 at 4:03 pm

Brighton and Hove council tax payer targeted by telephone fraudster

Brighton and Hove City Council has issued a warning about a telephone scam targeting council tax payers. A council spokesman urged the public to be aware of bogus calls from fraudsters claiming to work for the Council Tax Department. The fraudster threatens court action if...
Posted On 29 Oct 2011 at 3:55 pm

Brighton gambler conned elderly widow

A gambler pleaded guilty to four counts of fraud by misrepresentation at Brighton Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Friday 28 October). Simon Kingham, 44, of Framfield Court, Whitehawk conned a longstanding friend of his parents and grandparents out of money left to her by her...
Posted On 29 Oct 2011 at 3:39 pm

Man remanded in custody charged with armed robberies in Brighton

A man appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Friday 28 October) charged with a series of knifepoint robberies in Brighton.   David Whittle, 36, is alleged to have robbed The Offie in Whitehawk Road, Whitehawk, on Monday 15 August. He was also accused of attempting to...
Posted On 29 Oct 2011 at 3:32 pm