Brighton & Hove Albion: Ulloa nicks Seagulls a point

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Millwall 1 That man from Argentina, Leo Ulloa, scored his fourth goal of the season as the Albion drew with Millwall at the Amex this afternoon (Saturday 31 August). After an uninspiring first half during which the only clear-cut chances fell to Kemy...
Posted On 31 Aug 2013 at 8:50 pm

Brighton man hunted after jumping bail

A 22-year-old Brighton man is being hunted by Sussex Police after jumping bail. Aaron Barrett, of Lower Bevendean Avenue, Brighton, was due to be sentenced for assaulting four police officers in Portslade. The officers were trying to arrest him for breaching the bail conditions...
Posted On 31 Aug 2013 at 5:03 pm

Brighton man treated in hospital after robbery

A man from Brighton was attacked and robbed while walking through the North Laine area. The 44-year-old victim was treated in hospital after being punched and kicked during the robbery. Sussex Police said that the mugging happened as the victim was walking along Kensington...
Posted On 31 Aug 2013 at 10:23 am

Brighton and Hove MPs split over Syria

The three MPs for Brighton and Hove were split over whether to support the possibility of military action in response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria. The Conservative MPs Mike Weatherley and Simon Kirby, who represent Hove and Brighton Kemptown respectively, voted with...
Posted On 30 Aug 2013 at 8:16 pm

Rebranded Whitehawk primary school opens next week

The rebranded Whitehawk Primary School reopens next week as City Academy Whitehawk with City College Brighton and Hove acting as the new school’s sponsor. The academy school boasts a new governing body, a full team of staff for the first time in three years and a new head teacher...
Posted On 30 Aug 2013 at 12:37 pm

Reward offered for arrest of murderer suspected of Brighton and Hove burglaries

A £1,000 reward is being offered by police for information leading to the arrest of an escaped prisoner who is believed to have burgled three properties in Brighton and Hove. Convicted murderer and burglar Paul Flint, 48, is wanted after absconding from Ford Prison in West Sussex...
Posted On 30 Aug 2013 at 10:44 am

Moped rider seriously injured in Brighton seafront crash

A moped rider has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash on Brighton seafront yesterday evening (Thursday 29 August). The emergency services were called to the A259 King’s Road at 10.10pm last night where the moped and a green Audi A4 had crashed. The...
Posted On 30 Aug 2013 at 9:10 am

Brighton and Hove fire crews may go on strike

Fire crews in Brighton and Hove may go on strike. The Fire Brigades Union balloted members about industrial action in a national dispute over pensions. Although no strike dates have been announced, East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said that it was ready for possible strikes....
Posted On 29 Aug 2013 at 7:56 pm

Brighton and Hove on the road to frack and ruin?

The MP for Brighton Pavilion had been due to learn on Tuesday (27 August)) whether she was to be charged with a public order offence after being arrested in Balcombe last week. Caroline Lucas will have to wait a month longer, as reported on Brighton and Hove News on Tuesday. She...
Posted On 29 Aug 2013 at 2:41 pm

Brighton university student designs device to beat hospital superbug

Brighton University student Maddy Conaghan has come up with a way of helping doctors and nurses cut the risk of spreading infections during hospital rounds. Miss Conaghan, 22, a product design graduate, has developed a device called “Flo”. It is intended to reduce the risk of...
Posted On 29 Aug 2013 at 2:15 pm