Brighton and Hove Albion beat Juventus at Italian champions' stadium

The new home of Brighton and Hove Albion has been recognised in an international arena – pun intended. The American Express Community Stadium won the New Venue Award at the Stadium Business Awards in Turin last night (Tuesday 15 May). The awards were held at Juventus Stadium –...
Posted On 16 May 2012 at 4:55 pm

Brighton wildlife group given £27k lottery grant

A lottery grant will help a Brighton wildlife group fund new habitats for dormice, owls, butterflies and bats and a nature trail for families. Keep the Ridge Green and Brighton and Hove City Council’s countryside team are working with contractors to carry out the work on the edge...
Posted On 16 May 2012 at 4:31 pm

Armed robber holds up Hove store

A knife-wielding robber held up a convenience store in the Poets Corner area of Hove at the weekend. Sussex Police said that the robbery happened at Poets Convenience Store on the corner of Westbourne Street and Coleridge Street at about 9.50pm on Friday (11 May). A slim white...
Posted On 16 May 2012 at 10:21 am

Brighton supermarket bomb hoax suspect due in court

A 45-year-old bomb hoax suspect was due to appear before Brighton magistrates today (Wednesday 16 May). Carl Garwood, who is jobless and homeless, is accused of saying that he had a bomb at Sainsbury’s in Lewes Road, Brighton, on Monday (14 May). He is alleged to have holed...
Posted On 16 May 2012 at 9:01 am