Former Brighton priest arrested over child sex abuse claim

A priest who has worked in Brighton and Hove has been arrested on suspicion of child sexual abuse. Father Wilkie Denford, 76, has been questioned by Sussex Police and released on bail until Thursday 1 March. The semi-retired Church of England minister lives in Lewes, having moved...
Posted On 24 Jan 2012 at 10:53 pm

Bank of England Governor maps out road to recovery in Brighton

The Governor of the Bank of England spoke to an audience of businessmen and women in Brighton this evening (Tuesday 24 January). Sir Mervyn King told his audience at The Grand hotel that Britain’s path to economic recovery would be long, arduous and uneven. But he also cautioned...
Posted On 24 Jan 2012 at 10:01 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: What's Owen to Brighton?

By Tim Hodges Speculation is rife that Manchester United’s ex-England, Liverpool and Real Madrid striker, Michael Owen is about to join the Seagulls. At least one tabloid newspaper has led with the story on its back page and the story was reported on local television news...
Posted On 24 Jan 2012 at 9:21 am

Hove MP urges train company to improve handling of delays

Conservative MP Mike Weatherley has called on the main train company serving his Hove constituency to improve the way that delays are handled. Mr Weatherley said that he had written to Chris Burchell, managing director of Southern Railway. He said: “I am being contacted more and...
Posted On 24 Jan 2012 at 1:23 am