Brighton & Hove Albion: Will Slade sail into port?

By Tim Hodges The Albion take on Cardiff City at the Amex tomorrow night (30 September) and will be seeking their first league goal in four Championship matches. Although Cardiff are likely to be managed by caretakers Scott Young and Danny Gabbidon, it is expected that former...
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 8:51 pm

Queen’s Park goose injured by dog

A goose was injured today after being attacked by a dog in Queen’s Park. The goose, which survived the attack, was taken to a vet for treatment after being set upon by the dog at about 11am this morning. A police spokesman said: “We were contacted shortly after 11am...
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 7:48 pm

Firefighters called to tent fire in Madeira Drive

Firefighters were called to put out a tent fire in Madeira Drive this afternoon. A spokeswoman for East Sussex Fire and Rescue said the switchboard received several calls when the tent went up in flames at 5.30pm. A crew from Roedean used one hose reel to quench the flames....
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 7:12 pm

Two slashed in Brighton squat attack

Two men were slashed after a man entered a squat in Middle Street this afternoon. The road has been cordoned off while paramedics treated the two victims who were attacked in the squat next to Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar. Detective Sergeant Graham Lewendon said this evening:...
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 4:54 pm

Brighton and Hove’s greenest homes open their doors next month

Thousands of people are expected to visit some of the most energy-efficient homes in Brighton and Hove during this year’s Eco Open Houses next month. The event is scheduled to take place over two weekends – Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 October and Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 October....
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 3:46 pm

Man mugged in Hove

A man was followed and robbed in Hove in the early hours of this morning. The victim realised he was being followed by two men just before 1am this morning as he walked in Blatchington Road. The man turned into Belfast Street with the two men continuing to follow him. When he...
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 12:58 pm

Cyclist injured after crash with car

A cyclist was hit by a car in Portslade last week, just at the spot where parents are campaigning to get a crossing put in. Emergency services were called to North Street on Tuesday at 11.22am when the bicycle and the car collided. The cyclist was treated for minor injuries....
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 12:29 pm

Trains halted after woman injures arm at Aldrington Station

Trains were halted between Brighton and Hove this morning after a woman badly injured her arm on the platform at Aldrington Station. The 38-year-old woman was taken to hospital with cuts to her arm by ambulance. Police believe they were sustained due to an accident. A spokesman...
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 11:02 am

Student’s arm broken by gang at Stanmer Park

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 32-year-old woman was attacked by a gang of men and women as she walked home in Brighton. The South Korean student was walking along a woodland path from Stanmer Park towards Coldean Lane at about 10pm on Friday when she was approached...
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 10:25 am

Coldean to have its first café

Coldean is to have its first café when the Larches opens on Friday (3 October). The café is being opened by Impact Initiatives, in partnership with Hanover Housing and the TDC (Trust for Developing Communities), in New Larchwood in Waldron Avenue. The opening will be part of the...
Posted On 29 Sep 2014 at 9:17 am
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