Dean's back at Brighton and Hove Albion

By Tim Hodges Brighton and Hove Albion have completed the signing of four players on transfer window deadline day (Friday 31 August) Spanish midfielders Andrea Orlandi and David Lopez have joined from Swansea City and Atletico Madrid respectivly. Orlandi joins for an undisclosed...
Posted On 31 Aug 2012 at 11:07 pm

Date set for enthronement of Brighton and Hove's new bishop

A date has been set for the enthronement of the new Bishop of Chichester Martin Warner. Dr Warner will formally take up his new job, which includes responsibility for Brighton and Hove, on Sunday 25 November. He is likely to be the last bishop – or one of the last bishops – to be...
Posted On 31 Aug 2012 at 9:29 pm

Hove MP ‘thrilled’ as squatting in a home becomes a criminal offence

Hove MP Mike Weatherley said that he was thrilled that squatting in someone else’s home would become a criminal offence from tomorrow (Saturday 1 September). Mr Weatherley said that the change in the law had come about “after a long campaign to thwart the anti-social practice”....
Posted On 31 Aug 2012 at 6:54 pm

Brighton Paralympian takes bronze in judo

Brighton sportsman Ben Quilter has won bronze in the men’s under 60kg judo at the Paralympic Games in London. Quilter, 30, beat Takaaki Hirai from Japan yesterday after losing to the defending champion Mouloud Noura from Algeria in his first bout on the opening day of the Games....
Posted On 31 Aug 2012 at 5:27 pm

Brighton arson and thefts suspect pictured on CCTV

A CCTV picture of the man suspected of starting three fires in Brighton has been released by police. The man is believed to have started fires at the Royal Albion Hotel in Old Steine at 2pm on Sunday (26 August), at Brighton Museum and Art Gallery at noon the next day and at the...
Posted On 31 Aug 2012 at 4:04 pm

Ahead of their time – Brighton charity supporters use 30th birthday to step up their work

Some of the best views of Brighton and Hove are to be had from the 14th floor of the tower block at the Royal Sussex County Hospital. But many of the people who spend day in day out there are too preoccupied to take in the panorama. They are either working in the Trevor Mann Baby...
Posted On 31 Aug 2012 at 2:40 pm