Experts shine spotlight on Saltdean Lido repairs

Conservation experts have been called in to examine a historic Brighton building after English Heritage deemed it to be “at risk”. Saltdean Lido needs repairs and the experts are being asked to agree what work is necessary. Valuers may also be asked to assess the site in case...
Posted On 28 Nov 2011 at 11:53 pm

Teenager has emergency op after Brighton night club attack

A teenager was knocked unconscious and left with a broken jaw after being attacked in a Brighton night club in the early hours of yesterday morning (Sunday 27 November). The 18-year-old underwent emergency surgery at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton after the being...
Posted On 28 Nov 2011 at 7:36 pm

Three taken to hospital after house fire in Portslade

Three people were taken to hospital to be treated for breathing in smoke after a fire swept through a house in Portslade early today (Monday 28 November). Several people called 999 in the early hours of this morning with the building being described by witnesses as “well alight”....
Posted On 28 Nov 2011 at 12:37 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Poyet shocked by Gary Speed's death

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Briefing Gus Poyet said this morning how shocked and saddened his was to learn of Gary Speed’s death and how it was a sad day for football. The Albion boss recalled playing against the late Wales manager saying how he had been designated to...
Posted On 28 Nov 2011 at 11:17 am

Brighton hospital chief says some services will be hit by strike

Doctors and midwives will be working as normal when thousands of public workers strike over their pensions on Wednesday (30 November). The Accident and Emergency Department at the Royal Sussex County Hospital is not scheduled to face disruption. But some patients may be affected...
Posted On 28 Nov 2011 at 1:40 am

Prize recognises Brighton and Hove library helpers

Volunteers from across Brighton and Hove have helped the council scoop a prize from a national newspaper. The volunteers teach newcomers to the internet how to get started as part of the Council Connect scheme run by Brighton and Hove City Council. The project picked up the prize...
Posted On 28 Nov 2011 at 12:24 am