Brighton & Hove Albion: Last minute Lopez

By Tim Hodges Blackburn Rovers 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 The Albion saved a point, with a last gasp penalty won and coolly dispatched by David Lopez at Ewood Park this evening. With Vicente Rodriguez starting at the expense of the rested Craig Mackail-Smith, the Albion were...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 10:15 pm

Brighton and Hove buses affected by fresh snowfall

Brighton and Hove Buses said that the latest snowfall had disrupted a number of services. By 5.30pm it published a list of those affected on its website www.buses.co.uk which it promised to update. The number 2 and 2A are operating only as far as the Old Steine. The 5, 5A and 5B...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 5:38 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion players’ Old Bailey sex assault trial begins

Three Brighton and Hove Albion players and a former team mate sexually assaulted a drunken teenager in a hotel room. They also took photos during the incident, a jury at the Old Bailey was told today (Tuesday 22 January). Lewis Dunk, 21, Anton Rodgers, 19, and George Barker, 21,...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 5:22 pm

New chief appointed for Brighton and Hove Buses

A bus boss who began his career in Brighton will take over when Roger French retires at the end of March. Martin Harris will replace long-serving Mr French, the managing director of Brighton and Hove Buses, on Monday 1 April. Mr Harris is the commercial director of Go North East,...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 5:02 pm

Snow is falling on Brighton and Hove again

More snow is falling on Brighton and Hove and as temperatures drop the flurries are expected to become heavier. Light rain earlier helped to melt some of the snow which fell over Friday and the weekend. And the Met Office forecast for today (Tuesday 22 January) suggested that the...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 4:19 pm

Lifespan linked to where people live on busy Brighton and Hove bus route

Brighton comedian Terry Garoghan talked about the last bus to Whitehawk. Now health chiefs are getting in on the act. The Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group uses the No 1 between Mile Oak and Whitehawk to highlight the gap in life expectancy across Brighton and Hove....
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 3:33 pm

Brighton and Hove suffers a French stench after Norman gas leak

Dozens of worried people across Brighton and Hove have called the police, fire service and council about a foul smelling gas leak. Cardinal Newman Catholic School in Hove closed early for the day, believing the leak to be on its premises. And other schools were contacting parents...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 12:15 pm

Cold snap adds to pressure on Brighton hospital

Dozens of people are being treated for broken bones at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton. The number needing surgery on broken wrists and ankles doubled over the weekend as people fell in the snow and ice. The Accident and Emergency (A&E) Department became so busy...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 11:42 am

Man sexually assaults Hove woman in street

A man sexually assaulted a 19-year-old woman in New Church Road, Hove. The woman, who lives locally, was walking west along New Church Road when the man came up behind her and touched her indecently. He had just turned into the street from Westbourne Gardens and, after the...
Posted On 22 Jan 2013 at 10:23 am