Brighton & Hove Albion: Calde it a draw!

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Middlesbrough 1 Albion came from behind to snatch a point against promotion rivals Middlesbrough. Spanish full-back Inigo Calderon stooped low to direct a powerful header past Boro keeper Jason Steele after Kazenga LuaLua...
Posted On 31 Mar 2012 at 10:48 pm

Minister launches new Brighton Line Commuters website

Transport Minister Norman Baker visited Brighton Station yesterday evening (Friday 30 March) to launch the new Brighton Line Commuters website – www.brightonlinecommuters.org. He paid tribute to Shelley Atlas, who runs the rail user group, and her colleagues for their...
Posted On 31 Mar 2012 at 5:28 pm

Police order Hove councillor away from travellers camp for her own safety

A Hove councillor has criticised the slow response of police and council officials saying that it permitted an unofficial travellers camp to quadruple in size. Councillor Dawn Barnett contacted Sussex Police and the travellers liaison team at Brighton and Hove City Council when...
Posted On 31 Mar 2012 at 1:16 pm

Brighton radio station celebrates anniversary with new 5-year licence

A community radio station serving Brighton and Hove has had its broadcasting licence extended for five years by the watchdog Ofcom. Radio Reverb is celebrating its fifth anniversary and the prospect of another five years with a weekend of fundraising. The Reverbathon is taking...
Posted On 31 Mar 2012 at 11:40 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Vokes salutes Amex atmosphere

By Tim Hodges Albion play Middlesbrough at home this afternoon (Saturday 31 March) for the first time in almost 20 years. The Seagulls are currently fifth in the Championship with Boro sixth. Earlier this week Brighton and Hove News caught up with Sam Vokes and Liam Bridcutt....
Posted On 31 Mar 2012 at 10:55 am

Brighton Station car park ordered to close

The owner of a scruffy plot of land next to Brighton Station has been ordered to stop using it as an unofficial commercial car park. Square Bay has been told that the site in Stroudley Road in the New England Quarter must be cleared and landscaped. Brighton and Hove City Council...
Posted On 31 Mar 2012 at 10:43 am

Regional health chiefs approve £420m Brighton hospital project

Plans to spend £420 million modernising Brighton’s biggest hospital have moved a step closer. NHS South of England, the strategic health authority, has approved the “outline business case” for the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Eastern Road. It wrote to every NHS organisation in...
Posted On 31 Mar 2012 at 10:07 am