More heavy rain for Brighton and Hove – and strong gusts too

More than an inch of rain is expected to fall on Brighton and Hove in less than 12 hours. High winds will once again batter the area too, with gusts expected to top 30mph and some reaching 50mph. The Met Office issued a severe weather warning this morning (Sunday 12 October). It...
Posted On 12 Oct 2014 at 10:58 pm

Minute’s silence at the Grand Hotel marks 30th anniversary of Brighton bombing

A minute’s silence was held at the Grand Hotel on the 30th anniversary of the Brighton bombing. And the hotel flag was flown at half mast in memory of the five people who died. Thirty four people were injured in the attack. The blast happened during the Conservative Party...
Posted On 12 Oct 2014 at 10:42 pm

Brighton woman fined for racist outburst

A 55-year-old Brighton woman has been sentenced by magistrates for a racist outburst in a fast-food outlet close to her home. Susan Best, of Blackmore Court, Kingscote Way, Brighton, was given a community order and fined £250 at Brighton Magistrates’ Court. Best pleaded guilty to...
Posted On 12 Oct 2014 at 12:57 pm