Housing plans for greenfield site in Brighton should be rejected, say planners

Plans to build 85 homes on a greenfield site in Ovingdean should be turned down, according to a report due to be published tomorrow (Tuesday 20 January). The report is about a planning application for the nine-acre site, known as Meadow Vale, off Ovingdean Road. The application,...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015 at 11:58 pm

Travellers face eviction from four Brighton sites

Travellers and people living in vans are facing eviction from four sites in Brighton in the coming few days. Brighton and Hove City Council said that it would be asking for court orders to enable evictions to take place. The sites are Preston Park land next to Devil’s Dyke Road...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015 at 9:10 pm

Rose Hill Tavern trade plummeted in decade before it was sold

Newly published figures show that business at the Rose Hill Tavern nosedived in the ten years before it was sold. The 144-year-old pub was last year listed as an asset of community value (ACV) following a hard-fought campaign by locals who feared for its future after it was...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015 at 6:39 pm

Teenager fined for assaulting police officer on Brighton seafront

A teenager has been fined for assaulting a police officer on Brighton seafront. Abdul Rahman Deghayes, 18, of Roman Way, Southwick, denied the attack when he appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court today (Monday 19 January). But magistrates found Deghayes guilty of assaulting PC...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015 at 5:06 pm

Man charged with handling stolen Hove Park School iPads

A man has been charged with handling stolen iPads taken from Hove Park School last summer. Thieves broke into the school overnight on June 20/21 and took 150 iPads worth £35,000 which were to be given to students. Police have now recovered some of the iPads and have charged Kay...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015 at 5:03 pm

Unwitting Brightonians turn down £1,000

Can you spot anyone you know in this promotional video shot in Brighton? The film shows a man trying to give away £1,000 in cash in an envelope – but nearly everyone he approaches assumes he’s lying or is too busy to talk to him. Eventually, a young woman takes the...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015 at 2:26 pm

Driver fined for using blue badge he found in the street

A driver who used a disabled parking badge he claimed he had found in the street  has been fined. Lukaski Galinski, of Middle Road, Shoreham, West Sussex, was caught using the badge three times in Brighton and Hove, and given parking tickets – two of which he tried to...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015 at 10:13 am
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