Fresh appeal in Kemp Town gang sex attack investigation

Did you see two men speaking to a woman sitting on the pavement outside Legends nightclub in Brighton? Shortly after midnight the 45-year-old woman was seen sitting outside the club in Marine Parade when she was approached by two men. All three people then walked away from the...
Posted On 06 May 2014 at 4:36 pm
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Greasy Hove brasserie fined £10k

The owner of a Hove brasserie has pleaded guilty to 16 food hygiene breaches and was fined more than £10,000 by Brighton Magistrates’ Court last week. Brighton and Hove City Council health inspectors found such a significant build up of grease that not only was it a hygiene...
Posted On 06 May 2014 at 1:29 pm
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Brighton hospital writes to neighbours about next steps in £420m modernisation

Neighbours of Brighton and Hove’s biggest hospital have been sent a letter letting them know what to expect next now that the government has approved a £420 million modernisation. The director in charge of the modernisation of the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Kemp Town,...
Posted On 06 May 2014 at 12:40 pm

Universities give police dozens of students’ personal details

Brighton’s universities have given police personal details of dozens of students over the past three years. Sussex University has provided details for 20 students and Brighton University for 16 students. The details are revealed in a series of Freedom of Information...
Posted On 06 May 2014 at 8:01 am
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More than £60k collected in library fines last year

Brighton and Hove libraries collected £61,554 in fines last year – or £168.64 a day. The figure, relating to the 2013-14 financial year, was revealed in a Freedom of Information request made to Brighton and Hove City Council. Over that time period, just two complaints about...
Posted On 06 May 2014 at 7:38 am
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Street Diner comes to Hove

Street Diner, one of the hits of Brighton’s food scene last year is now coming to Hove. The popular food market will pitch up next Wednesday (May 14) outside Hove Town Hall from 11am to 3pm , and then every Wednesday after that. Traders will include gourmet Sussex burgers...
Posted On 06 May 2014 at 7:25 am
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The Amex and Palace Pier from 2,300ft

These stunning pictures of Brighton from the air were taken by Jon Rogers as he passed over our city on a flight. Mr Rogers, a Norwich City fan, has kindly let us publish them here so you can enjoy the view too.
Posted On 06 May 2014 at 7:16 am
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