Brighton & Hove Albion: All to play for – Seagulls hold Palace at Selhurst

By Tim Hodges Crystal Palace 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 The Albion held Crystal Place to a draw at Selhurst Park but came agonisingly close to winning their play-off first leg. Dean Hammond saw his close-range header turned away by Julian Speroni early in the first half and...
Posted On 10 May 2013 at 11:37 pm

Health trust signs up for Hove businessman’s King Alfred project

A health trust has joined forces with a Hove businessman who plans to build a combined arts and leisure centre and housing on the site of the King Alfred. The Trust for Futurehealth has agreed to work with insurance company boss Rob Starr who is behind a project called The Lyrics...
Posted On 10 May 2013 at 8:46 pm

Man charged with Brighton murder

A man has been charged with the murder of a 62-year-old in Brighton. Ricardo Pisano, 35, of Methuen Street, Southampton, has been charged with the murder of Michael Polding, of St George’s Road in Kemp Town. Pisano was arrested in the early hours of Monday morning (6 May) in...
Posted On 10 May 2013 at 6:25 pm

Brighton and Hove binmen back at work but union to hold strike ballot

A strike ballot has been called by binmen and street cleaners in Brighton and Hove even though they ended their unofficial walkout this morning (Friday 10 May). More than 200 staff took part in a two-day unofficial strike but the GMB union has started the process of calling for...
Posted On 10 May 2013 at 6:11 pm

Do you recognise Brighton robbery suspect?

The man suspected of a street robbery in Brighton was filmed by a closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera. Sussex Police has released CCTV images of the suspect and is asking the public to help trace him. He is wanted for questioning after cash was snatched from a 65-year-old...
Posted On 10 May 2013 at 6:02 pm

Transport Secretary asks Network Rail to look at Brighton Main Line 2

Rail commuters from Brighton, Hove and Portslade may be given a second mainline route to London. Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has asked Network Rail to look at ways of increasing capacity between London and the south coast. Specifically, he wants to know whether...
Posted On 10 May 2013 at 9:10 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Great for Orlandi as expectations are met

By Tim Hodges Andrea Orlandi said at the Amex press conference yesterday that time has dragged since the Wolves game but Albion must play a normal game against Crystal Palace and not allow them to develop the chaotic type of game they often thrive in. Orlandi revealed that he...
Posted On 10 May 2013 at 7:20 am