Hove Crohn’s disease sufferer wins award for Channel swim

Hove businessman Rob Starr has won an award for raising awareness of Crohn’s disease when he swam the English Channel. Mr Starr, 44, who runs insurance and mortgage company Seico, of Goldstone Street, Hove, took part in a cross-Channel swim in August last year. He was raising...
Posted On 22 Nov 2013 at 11:54 pm

Three sentenced over Brighton firearms offences

By Jenni Davidson Three men have been jailed for firearms offences after an investigation by Sussex Police. One of the men has also been sentenced over drugs offences. Ryan Carden, 28, of Shannon Close, Peacehaven, was sentenced to nine years in prison at Hove Crown Court...
Posted On 22 Nov 2013 at 2:23 pm
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Teenager sexually assaulted in Brighton

By Jenni Davidson A 13-year-old girl was sexually assaulted near Brighton Station on Sunday 17 November. The incident happened between 8.45pm and 9pm at the top of Queens Road near the Queen’s Head pub. The girl was grabbed from behind by two men, who knocked her mobile...
Posted On 22 Nov 2013 at 9:50 am
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Portslade councillor campaigns on ‘forgotten’ park

By Jenni Davidson Councillor Penny Gilbey is stepping up a campaign for what she calls the ‘forgotten park’. The Labour councillor for North Portslade wants to see improvements to Mile Oak Park. She is holding a public meeting tonight for people to bring concerns and ideas for...
Posted On 22 Nov 2013 at 9:37 am
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