Brighton & Hove Albion: Spurs kick Albion out of League Cup

By Tim Hodges from White Hart Lane Tottenham Hotspur 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion went out of League Cup after second half goals from Erik Lamela and Harry Kane in the 4th round tie. The Seagulls kept Spurs out until half time but it was backs against the wall stuff for...
Posted On 29 Oct 2014 at 10:49 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion : Half time with Hodges

Tottenham Hotspur 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion are holding Spurs to a draw at goalless White Hart Lane. Debutant keeper Christian Walton has made several good stops most notably from Aaron Lennon and Harry Kane. For Albion, Kazenga LuaLua has gone closest with an angled...
Posted On 29 Oct 2014 at 8:54 pm

Brighton man charged with attempted robberies

A 35-year-old Brighton man has been charged with a series of attempted robberies in the area. Sussex Police said that the attempted hold-ups took place on (Friday October 24). Shane Elmer, of Oriental Place, Brighton, has been charged for four attempted robberies at Gunn’s...
Posted On 29 Oct 2014 at 5:16 pm

Eight-storey block of flats in Hove approved by planners

Planners gave permission for an eight-storey block of flats to be built in Hove at a meeting this afternoon (Wednesday 29 October). The scheme involves the demolition of the Hyde Housing office in Davigdor Road, Hove. In its place the housing association plans to put up a...
Posted On 29 Oct 2014 at 5:08 pm

Singletons and same sex couples among those encouraged to adopt

An information event aimed at challenging misconceptions about who can adopt a child is being held in Brighton to mark National Adoption Week. The event is organised by Brighton & Hove City Council’s adoption team on Monday, 3 November from 5-8pm at their base at Moulsecoomb...
Posted On 29 Oct 2014 at 2:06 pm

Brighton zombie event sparks anti-terror raid

A Brighton Hallowe’en event which aimed to recreate a zombie breakout was broken up by armed police after it was mistaken for a  terrorist threat. A member of the public called police at about 8.45pm on Sunday after seeing men wearing balaclavas and carrying guns at the...
Posted On 29 Oct 2014 at 1:30 pm

Key players in Brighton and Hove’s construction sector look to the sky

Architects, property developers and planners discussed ways to meet the growing demand for housing in Brighton and Hove at a debate yesterday evening (Tuesday 28 October). Four speakers looked at four options Building in by using urban fringe sites and “low value” green spaces...
Posted On 29 Oct 2014 at 2:08 am