Police find body of missing Peacehaven man

An off-duty police officer has found the body of a Peacehaven man six weeks after he was reported missing. The officer recognised the distinctive white camper van belonging to Mark Harman, 50, of Sheepfold, off Heathy Brow, Peacehaven. Mr Harman’s wife Aimee last saw him at about...
Posted On 06 Feb 2012 at 7:22 pm

Father of two dies in fire in Telscombe Cliffs

A father of two died in a house fire in Telscombe Cliffs on Saturday afternoon (4 February). Fire investigators and detectives from Sussex Police are trying to work out what caused the fire which claimed the life of Steven Love, 30. Detectives suspect that Mr Love may have...
Posted On 06 Feb 2012 at 6:22 pm

Plans for wind farm off Brighton and Hove to go on show

Plans for a wind farm in the sea off Brighton and Hove will go on display within weeks. Eon, the company behind the Rampion offshore wind farm proposal, is to hold a series of public exhibitions. The exhibitions form part of the formal consultation being carried out by Eon before...
Posted On 06 Feb 2012 at 3:01 pm

Man treated in hospital after attack outside Hove pub

A 47-year-old Hove man suffered a serious head injury after being attacked outside a pub. The man needed 13 staples to close a 6in cut to his head. He was also left with a swollen left eye and jaw. The attack took place outside the Albion pub in Church Road, Hove, at about 7pm on...
Posted On 06 Feb 2012 at 2:27 pm

Basement fire damages Brighton pub

Fire damaged a pub in the heart of Brighton last night (Sunday 5 February). Staff and customers were evacuated from the Market Inn in Market Street in The Lanes at about 8pm after a fire started in the basement. Four East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service crews attended – two from...
Posted On 06 Feb 2012 at 8:31 am

Hove man was Great Train Robbery suspect

A former Hove man Terry Sansom was suspected of being involved in the Great Train Robbery. The government has released Royal Mail files with just over a year to go before the 50th anniversary of the robbery. They name George and Terry Sansom on a list of suspects. George Sansom...
Posted On 06 Feb 2012 at 4:09 am