Whitehawk to play Lewes for the first time

By Tim Embleton Whitehawk FC make the short trip to Lewes tomorrow (Saturday 8 December) for a local derby at the Dripping Pan. Whitehawk sit at the top of the Ryman Premier Division going into this game with 29 points gained so far this season. Second placed Margate have the...
Posted On 07 Dec 2012 at 11:30 pm

Brighton fire leaves five needing emergency accommodation

A fire at a property in Brighton has left five people in need of emergency accommodation. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service sent firefighters from Hove and Preston Circus in Brighton to tackle the blaze shortly before 5pm this afternoon (Friday 7 December). No one was hurt but...
Posted On 07 Dec 2012 at 8:53 pm

Brighton and Hove churches open night shelter for the winter

Nine churches across Brighton and Hove are opening their doors overnight between now and the end of February to offer shelter for the homeless. This is the second year that churches in Brighton and Hove have worked together to provide a winter night shelter. The project is being...
Posted On 07 Dec 2012 at 2:20 pm

Brighton school pupil treated for meningitis

A school pupil from Brighton is being treated in hospital for meningitis. The student from the Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) in Falmer was taken ill just over a week ago. The Health Protection Agency health protection unit for Sussex and Surrey said that it “has been...
Posted On 07 Dec 2012 at 1:49 pm

Brighton experts find almost half of new mothers take up smoking again

Two Brighton medical school experts are calling for better ways to help new mothers from taking up smoking after having given up during their pregnancy. They are Dr Anjum Memon, senior lecturer and consultant in public health medicine at Brighton and Sussex Medical School, and...
Posted On 07 Dec 2012 at 9:39 am