Labour will not investigate Brighton Kemptown selection process

The Labour Party said that it would not be investigating the selection process in Brighton Kemptown. It said that it had not received any complaints although Henry Smith, the Conservative MP for Crawley, has asked Sussex Police to investigate. He asked the force to look into...
Posted On 08 Jul 2013 at 7:56 pm

Driver suffers serious leg injuries in Hove crash

A 41-year-old man suffered serious leg injuries after a three-car crash on the Brighton and Hove border. Sussex Police issued an appeal for witnesses to come forward today (Monday 8 July). The accident happened shortly after 5pm on Friday (5 July) where Dyke Road Avenue becomes...
Posted On 08 Jul 2013 at 7:26 pm

Brighton MP asks Network Rail to upgrade service for students and Albion fans

Simon Kirby, the Conservative MP for Brighton Kemptown, has urged executives at Network Rail to upgrade the signalling at Falmer Station. He called on them to ease the congestion that affects Brighton and Hove Albion fans on match days and thousands of students at peak times. At...
Posted On 08 Jul 2013 at 6:50 pm

Leading Brighton detective dies

The detective who put child molester Russell Bishop behind bars has died at the age of 70. Tim O’Connor was found dead at his Brighton home last month. The retired Detective Superintendent served with Sussex Police for most of a career spanning 30 years. He was the Detective...
Posted On 08 Jul 2013 at 3:23 pm

Business in Brighton to debate the state of the city

Anyone in Brighton asked about the “State of the City” a few weeks ago could have been forgiven for talking about rubbish piling up. But once a year businessmen and women get together to quiz our civic leaders at an event organised by the Brighton and Hove Chamber of Commerce....
Posted On 08 Jul 2013 at 5:40 am