Brighton off-licence banned from selling alcohol for three months

A Brighton off-licence and store has been given a reprieve from closure. Tipple in Queen’s Road, Brighton, had its licence revoked in December after being caught selling illicit wine and vodka. But the licensee, Koray Tatlidede, of Addison Road, Hove, appealed against the...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012 at 11:50 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Poyet still thinks he can take Albion to Premier League

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Briefing Gus Poyet said today that Albion were in the best position that the club had been in for many years. But that people should not think that this automatically meant that they should gain promotion. He wants the club to be a competitive...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012 at 9:56 pm

Kemptown Carnival organisers shout out for volunteers

The organisers of the Kemptown Carnival have put out an appeal for volunteers. They are looking for a stage manager, sound assistant, production runner, crew assistant and someone to liaise with performers as well as parade marshalls and bucket shakers. Helpers are also needed...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012 at 8:56 pm

Police given more time to quiz boys over death of Brighton teenager

Detectives investigating the death of a Brighton teenager have been given more time to question two 14-year-old boys. The pair are being held on suspicion of murdering Connor Saunders, 19, of Downsway in Woodingdean. Magistrates have granted Sussex Police a further 36 hours to...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012 at 4:29 pm

Brighton road reopened after flooding

Southern Water said that work to repair a burst water main in the heart of Brighton was complete. The incident flooded Preston Street yesterday evening (Sunday 15 April). Sussex Police closed the road while two crews from East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service – one from Hove and...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012 at 4:25 pm

Man hunted after touching up a woman in Hove

A man suspected of touching up a teenager in Hove and possibly trying to abduct her is being hunted by detectives. Sussex Police released CCTV pictures of the suspect today (Monday 16 April) with an appeal for help tracing him. The alleged incident happened at 7.45pm on Sunday 18...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012 at 1:15 pm

Burst water main floods Brighton street

Preston Street in Brighton was closed last night (Sunday 15 April) after a water main burst. The road was still closed this morning as engineers worked to carry out emergency repairs. Two East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service crews – one from Hove and one from Preston Circus...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012 at 12:05 pm

Boy, 13, bailed over death of Brighton teenager

A 13-year-old boy has been bailed by police officers investigating the death of a Brighton teenager. The boy was arrested along with two 14-year-olds on suspicion of the murder of Woodingdean plasterer Connor Saunders. Sussex Police said that the 14-year-old boys were still in...
Posted On 16 Apr 2012 at 8:55 am