Brighton & Hove Albion: Seagulls put heat on Burnley

By Tim Hodges Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Burnley 0 The Albion won their second successive league match with victory over high-flying Burnley in front of just over 26,000 spectators at a soggy Amex. Andrew Crofts scored for the second Saturday running, just after the half hour,...
Posted On 24 Aug 2013 at 10:07 pm

Met Office issues severe weather warning for Brighton and Hove

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for Brighton and Hove with more than 8in of rain forecast to fall over 24 hours. The rain had already started pouring this morning (Saturday 24 August) and was forecast to become heavy again overnight. The Met Office warning...
Posted On 24 Aug 2013 at 12:38 pm

Hove fraudsters face jail over £1m diamond scam

Four fraudsters who used a Hove business as a front for a £1 million diamonds scam have been told that they face long jail sentences. Three of the four men denied fraud but have been convicted at the Central Criminal Court – better known as the Old Bailey. The fourth admitted...
Posted On 24 Aug 2013 at 12:21 pm

Sussex Police clears officer of misconduct over Brighton taser arrest

Sussex Police has found no evidence of misconduct after an investigation into the tasering of a suspected shoplifter in Brighton last month. The man’s arrest, on Friday 5 July, was filmed by a member of the public and posted on YouTube. The footage is below. It prompted criticism...
Posted On 24 Aug 2013 at 9:40 am