Hundreds turn out in Hove to hear UKIP leader

A crowd of about 500 people attended a public meeting in Hove addressed by the UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage. Mr Farage, an MEP for the South East England constituency, which includes Brighton and Hove, praised the audience for “running the gauntlet” of about 50...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013 at 11:03 pm

Seafront closed while medics treat Brighton man after 20ft fall

Brighton seafront was closed to traffic for 90 minutes while paramedics treated a man who crashed through a roof and fell 20ft. He was flown by air ambulance to King’s College Hospital in London where he was treated for head injuries. The emergency services were called to the...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013 at 10:15 pm

Nobby Stiles assists Brighton charity towards goal

World Cup winning football hard man Nobby Stiles showed his softer side by helping a Brighton charity raise £32,000 for sick children. The former England and Manchester United midfielder was the special guest at a Best of British event in aid of the Rockinghorse Children’s...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013 at 10:10 pm

Former Brighton Argus reporter starts his own newspaper

A former Brighton Argus reporter has published the first edition of his own fortnightly newspaper. Richard Gurner, 31, has started printing the Caerphilly Observer, which he set up as a website in July 2009. The Observer is now a full-colour 16-page fortnightly tabloid newspaper...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013 at 10:30 am

Four police cars damaged in 45-minute chase out of Brighton

Two men are being held after a police chase along the A27 from the centre of Brighton to Drusillas Zoo at Selmeston. Officers used stop sticks to puncture the tyres of a grey Ford Transit van after a chase lasting 45 minutes. Four police cars and a number of other vehicles were...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013 at 7:52 am