Five things we learnt from Brighton & Hove Albion’s goalless draw with Sheffield Wednesday.

1) The Seagulls have still never won away to Sheffield Wednesday. But have beaten rivals United at Bramhall Lane. 2) The Seagulls and the Owls were the Pools players friend, playing out the only 0-0 draw in England. In the seven other Championship games played a total of 26 goals...
Posted On 14 Feb 2015 at 6:19 pm

Pedestrian injured after cars crash by plantpot chicane trial

A young pedestrian was injured following a crash on Viaduct Road this morning. Police and ambulance were called to the crash, which is believed to have involved three cars, and which reportedly happened after the pedestrian walked into the road. The accident happened where...
Posted On 14 Feb 2015 at 1:21 pm

Brighton and Hove bin strikes still on the cards after union and council stalemate continues

More Brighton and Hove bin strikes could follow after talks between the council and union bosses remain in deadlock. Bin lorry drivers who are members of the GMB union are continuing to work to rule after no agreement was reached with Brighton and Hove City Council following...
Posted On 14 Feb 2015 at 12:25 pm

Brighton revenge eviction campaign a step closer to success

A Brighton and Hove campaign to stop landlords being able to throw out tenants who complain has welcomed new laws set to outlaw the practice. The campaign was this week praised in the House of Lords during a debate which ended in amendments to the Deregulation Bill to ban revenge...
Posted On 14 Feb 2015 at 11:14 am

Fiveways businesses petition council for free parking

Businesses at Fiveways are asking the council to allow free short term parking in Preston Drove. The Fiveways Traders Association has launched a petition to amend the zone J pay and display parking scheme to allow 30 minutes’ free parking. The association’s Clair...
Posted On 14 Feb 2015 at 10:36 am

Pier firefighting team survives budget cuts

A team of maritime firefighters is to be retained after the East Sussex Fire Authority voted down an option to scrap them. However, their numbers are to be reduced from 45 to 36 with firefighters in Barcombe no longer part of the team. Instead, the Maritime Response Team (MRT)...
Posted On 14 Feb 2015 at 9:02 am