Brighton & Hove Albion: Poyet – Penalty? We'll have a corner instead

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Conference Gus Poyet told Brighton and Hove News this morning (Friday 15 March) that he would prefer a corner to a spot-kick. But he also suggested that in the absence of David Lopez he might like to see Inigo Calderon take his chance from 12...
Posted On 15 Mar 2013 at 6:28 pm

Brighton war veteran wins legal battle with police

A Brighton war veteran has won a legal battle to force police to remove all references to him from a national database. Three of Britain’s most senior judges found in favour of John Catt, 88, of Shepherds Croft, Withdean, at the Court of Appeal yesterday (Thursday 14 March). The...
Posted On 15 Mar 2013 at 5:31 pm

Match-day resident parking zones in Brighton move a step nearer

Objectors have been given three weeks to challenge proposed resident parking zones on days when Brighton and Hove Albion play at home. A formal notice was published today (Friday 15 March) listing all the streets affected in Coldean and Moulsecoomb. The proposed introduction of...
Posted On 15 Mar 2013 at 12:40 pm

Brighton scientists win £194k grant to tackle mosquitoes and malaria

Brighton University scientists have won a £194,000 grant to study the buzzing noise made by mosquitoes. Their aim is to hinder the spread of malaria which kills up to 3,000 people – mainly children – every day. Professor Ian Russell, an auditory neuroscientist, will lead the...
Posted On 15 Mar 2013 at 11:44 am

Former Brighton police officer charged with selling stories to a newspaper

A former Brighton police sergeant is due to appear in a London court accused of selling information to a national newspaper. James Bowes, 30, from Steyning, a former member of the Brighton and Hove Neighbourhood Policing Team, has been charged with misconduct in a public office....
Posted On 15 Mar 2013 at 9:37 am