Hundreds attend Hove MP’s public meeting about the King Alfred

More than 350 people attended a public meeting about the future of the King Alfred Leisure Centre in Hove this afternoon (Friday 24 May). The meeting at Hove Town Hall was organised by Hove Conservative MP Mike Weatherley. He said that people at the meeting and those who had...
Posted On 24 May 2013 at 10:46 pm

Former Brighton footballer charged with making homophobic gesture to Albion fans

A former Brighton and Hove Albion footballer has been charged with making a homophobic gesture to fans during a match at Falmer. Colin Kazim-Richards, 26, is accused of making the gesture during at the Amex Community Stadium when Albion played Blackburn Rovers in February....
Posted On 24 May 2013 at 10:22 pm

Brighton footballers cleared of sex attack

Three Brighton and Hove Albion footballers and a former team-mate have been cleared of sexually assaulting a teenager. George Barker, 21, Lewis Dunk, 21, and Anton Rodgers, 20, and their former team mate Steve Cook, 22, who has since joined Bournemouth, have all now also been...
Posted On 24 May 2013 at 9:16 pm

Brighton Green councillor resigns

A Green councillor has resigned his seat on Brighton and Hove City Council. Matt Follett, who represents Hanover and Elm Grove, stepped down this morning (Friday 25 May) because he is moving out of the area. The Green Party said that Councillor Follett’s resignation was not...
Posted On 24 May 2013 at 7:44 pm

Hove murder inquiry detectives arrest three men for helping an offender

Three men have been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a man in Hove last weekend. A 26-year-old and a 30-year-old, both from Hove, and a 30-year-old from Scaynes Hill, were all held on suspicion of assisting an offender. The men were arrested yesterday (23 May)...
Posted On 24 May 2013 at 5:14 pm

Hove MP to hold meeting about King Alfred today

The Conservative MP for Hove Mike Weatherley is holding a public meeting about the future of the King Alfred Leisure Centre this afternoon (Friday 24 May). Mr Weatherley will chair the meeting which is taking place at Hove Town Hall. He said: “The public meeting represents an...
Posted On 24 May 2013 at 11:50 am