Have you seen missing man in Brighton?

A missing man may have come to Brighton, say police. Edward Machin – known as Ed – hasn’t been seen for more than a week and police are growing concerned for his safety. The 39-year-old has friends in the Brighton area and officers are appealing to anyone who may have seen or...
Posted On 31 Jan 2014 at 10:56 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Ins and outs of the transfer window

As the transfer window draws to a close, the Albion have permenantly parted company with four players and have welcomed the same number to the Amex. The most disappointing for Albion fans will have been the sale of Liam Bridcutt to Sunderland, perhaps closely followed by Ashley...
Posted On 31 Jan 2014 at 10:44 pm
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Academy schools top value-added league table for Brighton and Hove

The two academy schools in Brighton and Hove have come top in a league table of “value added”. Pupils improved more at the Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) than any other school, according to the Department for Education. And the second best school for adding value was...
Posted On 31 Jan 2014 at 9:50 am

Police warn about cold callers selling burglar alarms in Brighton and Hove

Police and trading standards officers are warning people about cold callers offering cheap burglar alarms. Sussex Police said: “During January police have received reports from concerned local residents about phone cold callers offering alarm or security services. “The callers...
Posted On 31 Jan 2014 at 9:04 am

New speed cameras for Hove road

Speed cameras are to be used to enforce the change in the speed limit in Old Shoreham Road, Hove. The Sussex Safer Roads Partnership said that mobile speed cameras were likely to go live in the week starting Monday 10 February. The organisation said: “A new mobile speed...
Posted On 31 Jan 2014 at 12:58 am

Brighton and Hove Greens defiant in confidence vote debate

The Greens defended their performance and criticised their political opponents during a debate on a motion of no confidence this evening (Thursday 30 January). The party will continue to run Brighton and Hove City Council even though Labour and Conservative councillors combined...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 11:58 pm

Brighton and Hove Tories back Labour’s vote of no confidence in the Greens

The opposition Conservative group on Brighton and Hove City Council voted with Labour this evening to pass a motion of no confidence in the Green administration. In all, 29 councillors backed the motion while 21 opposed it. Only two councillors abstained – and one of those was...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 10:51 pm

Greens lose no confidence vote but stay in office

Labour and Conservative councillors combined to pass a vote of no confidence in the Green Party at a meeting of Brighton and Hove City Council this evening ( Thursday 30 January). Twenty nine councillors voted for the motion, twenty one voted against and two – the Mayor...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 8:07 pm

Woman dies after being hit by bus in Brighton

A woman pedestrian who was critically injured by a bus in Brighton has died. The 18-year-old woman, Zhiying He, was known as Cecilia. She was a student at the International Study Centre and was living on the Sussex University campus in Falmer. The accident happened on Tuesday...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 5:13 pm

Woman raped in Brighton doorway

A woman was raped in a seafront doorway in the early hours of yesterday morning (Tuesday 28 January). The 18-year-old had been on a night out with friends when she was attacked. Sussex Police said: “She was in a doorway near the seafront when two black men approached her. One of...
Posted On 30 Jan 2014 at 11:42 am
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