Offices and 65 homes planned for Hove corner site

A housing association plans to build 65 homes on a corner site in Hove. Hyde has applied for planning permission to put up a five-storey building containing 59 flats and ground floor offices. It also wants to build six terraced houses, each three storeys high, with two parking...
Posted On 30 Nov 2014 at 6:56 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion under 18s endure extra time after David Beckham car crash

Youngsters from Brighton were held up on their way home from a youth team match when former England footballer David Beckham crashed his car outside the ground where they had played. Beckham was reported to have suffered a minor injury to his shoulder in the crash outside the...
Posted On 30 Nov 2014 at 3:02 pm

Brighton and Hove Manhunt Team arrest 19 wanted people in two weeks

Nineteen people have been arrested in a fortnight by the Brighton and Hove Manhunt Team. Sussex Police said that those arrested had been wanted for robbery, assault, theft and fraud as well as a prolific “vehicle crime offender”. Some had been wanted for many months. The team is...
Posted On 30 Nov 2014 at 1:43 pm

Split decision denies Eubank victory over middleweight boxing champ Saunders

Hove boxer Chris Eubank Jr has lost his challenge for three middleweight titles to the Caravan Kid Billy Joe Saunders at the Excel in London. The pair went the distance over 12 three-minute rounds. Saunders kept his titles thanks to a split decision although the judges awarded...
Posted On 30 Nov 2014 at 12:26 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Bent scores but Seagulls drop into bottom three

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Fulham 2 Albion threw away a goal advantage despite new loan signing Darren Bent scoring on his Seagulls debut. The Albion could have gone in front early in the first half , however Bent’s close range header was saved...
Posted On 29 Nov 2014 at 8:54 pm

Eubank takes on Saunders for three middleweight boxing titles tonight

Chris Eubank Jr is challenging middleweight boxing champion Billy Joe Saunders at the Excel in London tonight (Saturday 29 November) for his three titles. Eubank, 25, from Hove, is unbeaten in 18 professional fights, winning 13 with a knockout. The former Brighton College pupil...
Posted On 29 Nov 2014 at 8:16 pm

Brighton teenager dies in hospital after Race Hill crash

A Brighton teenager has died in hospital a day after being involved in a car crash on Race Hill. Alex Jackson, 19, was one of three people to suffer life-threatening injuries in the crash in Warren Road in the early hours of Thursday morning (27 November). Mr Jackson died...
Posted On 29 Nov 2014 at 7:50 pm

Dozens protest outside Brighton bank over arms for Israel

Dozens of protesters demonstrated outside the Barclays bank branch in North Street, Brighton, this afternoon (Saturday 29 November). They were campaigning against the bank’s investment in drone maker Elbit Systems after hundreds of deaths in Gaza from drone strikes in the summer....
Posted On 29 Nov 2014 at 5:21 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Fulham 0 Albion are deadlocked with Fulham at the Amex at half time. New loan signing Darren Bent claim closest to scoring but his close-range header was saved by the foot of the Fulham keeper Marcus Bettinelli. Lewis Dunk also came close for Albion...
Posted On 29 Nov 2014 at 3:58 pm

Man tried to rape woman in Brighton alleyway

A man tried to rape an 18-year-old woman in a twitten in the centre of Brighton. The woman was walking in the pedestrianised part of Duke Street when she lifted off the ground by a man who took her into a nearby alleyway. Sussex Police said: “The woman screamed and the man was...
Posted On 28 Nov 2014 at 5:39 pm