Brighton shopkeeper fights off armed robber

A shopkeeper used a broken chair leg to fight off a man armed with a knife who tried to rob his Brighton convenience store. A Sussex Police detective described the 44-year-old shopkeeper as brave after the thwarted raid at the Coombe Road Convenience Store in Coombe Road,...
Posted On 22 Oct 2012 at 8:26 pm

Fire crew tackles Brighton chimney blaze

A firefighter has urged people to take more care of their chimneys after one caught fire in Brighton yesterday. A crew from Preston Circus spent just over half an hour tackling the chimney fire in Cranbourne Street, just off Churchill Square, Brighton. They were called out...
Posted On 22 Oct 2012 at 3:55 pm

Brighton man suffers serious head injuries in bus accident

A 63-year-old Brighton man suffered serious head injuries when he was knocked down by a bus yesterday lunchtime (Sunday 21 October). The accident happened at the junction of Old Steine and Castle Square in Brighton, near the bottom of North Street, just after 2pm. The injured...
Posted On 22 Oct 2012 at 1:11 pm