Fire service for Brighton and Hove drops merger plan

Plans to merge the fire service for Brighton and Hove with a neighbouring service have been shelved. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service has ended talks with West Sussex County Council about a merger of the two fire brigades. They had intended to create a Sussex-wide service from...
Posted On 02 Feb 2012 at 9:05 pm

Man remanded for sentencing for burglaries in Brighton and Hove

A man has been charged with burgling a house in Hove and remanded in custody. Barrie Williamson, 48, of no fixed address, admitted breaking into the house in Hangleton Road, Hove, on Monday 19 September. He also admitted burgling three other houses in Eastbourne, Seaford and...
Posted On 02 Feb 2012 at 8:51 pm

Owner ordered to repair neglected Brighton building

The owner of a neglected building in the heart of Brighton has been ordered to carry out repairs. Sergios Papadopoulos has been told to improve the condition and appearance of 26 Richmond Place in the Valley Gardens Conservation Area, according to Brighton and Hove City Council....
Posted On 02 Feb 2012 at 8:24 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion : Poyet – Not a good time to play Leicester!

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Briefing. Gus Poyet said this morning that he would go back to Leeds anytime, but of course not right now. The Albion boss was commenting on the departure of Simon Grayson. Adding that he thought Leeds were a great club, but he thought Ken Bates...
Posted On 02 Feb 2012 at 11:45 am