Three goals! Brighton and Hove Albion hold their nerve to beat Ipswich

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Ipswich Town 2 Albion held their nerve to beat high-flying Ipswich with three sensational goals. Two of them came from Joao Teixeira and one – his first at the Amex – came from Sam Baldock. Baldock scored on 19...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 11:41 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges

Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Ipswich Town 1 Albion lead Ipswich Town by three goals to one at the Amex. Sam Baldock put the Seagulls ahead on 18 minutes with a great turn and shot. Ipswich equalised through Daryl Murphy three minutes later. Then on 40 minutes Joao Teixeira beat...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 8:45 pm

Firefighters rescue woman from blaze in Telscombe Cliffs

Firefighters rescued a 77-year-old woman from a blaze at a block of flats in Telscombe Cliffs this morning (Wednesday 21 January). East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said two crews from Newhaven tackled the blaze at Golby Court in South Coast Road. Neighbouring flats were...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 8:32 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: O’Grady and Baldock start up front

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton and Hove Albion take on Ipswich Town at the Amex this evening with a new partnership of Sam Baldock and Chris O’Grady up front. Bruno Saltor returns to the team and is expected to start in midfield. Joao Teixeira and Aaron Hughes also start...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 7:22 pm

Thousands join campaign to ‘save’ Preston Park velodrome

Thousands of cycling enthusiasts have joined a campaign to “save” the Preston Park velodrome after it was declared unsafe for racing. This week British Cycling said that it no longer met competition standards which means that the clubs who use it such as the Sussex...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 7:06 pm

Sussex University to pay compensation to suspended student protesters

Sussex University is to apologise and pay compensation to four students it suspended over a protest, the Guardian reports today. The four protesters were suspended in December 2013 after a protest about the privatisation of university studies. Since then, the university has spent...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 6:46 pm

A259 Brighton seafront road closed after rush-hour crash

The A259 Brighton seafront road has been closed after a crash on the eastbound side of the road. A lamppost was damaged and will need to be made safe before the road can be reopened. The accident happened in Marine Drive, between Brighton Marina and Roedean School, by the corner...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 6:45 pm

Plans to convert Hove’s Holy Trinity Church submitted

The proposed conversion of Holy Trinity Church into a medical centre and pharmacy has moved a step closer with the submission of a planning application. The Sackville Medical Centre and Central Hove Surgery wish to relocate to the 150-year-old Grade II listed church, with a...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 2:44 pm

Did you see two men brawling in the street in Hove?

Police are appealing for witnesses after two men were seen fighting in the street in Hove. At about 9.30pm on Tuesday 13 January the men began fighting outside Glynde House in Palmeira Avenue. A 31-year-old man suffered cuts to his face, head and hand. Two men aged 31 and 34 were...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 12:56 pm

Brighton man charged with drink driving

A man from Brighton has been charged with drink driving after being pulled over less than a mile from his home in the morning rush hour. James Slaney, 50, was arrested at 8.45am on Thursday 4 December after he was stopped at a roadside check in Preston Road, Brighton. Slaney, of...
Posted On 21 Jan 2015 at 12:43 pm
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