Hove school appoints new head

A Hove school has appointed a new head teacher. Blatchington Mill School said that Ashley Harrold, currently the deputy head, would take over the top job from September. His appointment follows the announcement by the current head Janet Felkin that she would retire at the end of...
Posted On 22 Mar 2015 at 9:15 pm

Five things we learnt after Brighton & Hove Albion’s win at Blackburn Rovers

1) The Seagulls can no longer make the play-offs. The maximum points that the Albion can now obtain is 66. Ipswich in the last play-off place are already on 67. The Seagulls are 10 points clear of the relegation zone and need 12 more points from 21 to be sure of avoiding the...
Posted On 22 Mar 2015 at 8:55 am

Rail engineering works affecting trains out of Brighton

Rail engineering works are affecting trains out of Brighton this weekend and next. Replacement buses are running between Brighton and Three Bridges on the Brighton to London main line. Network Rail said that the engineering works had been scheduled for yesterday (Saturday 21...
Posted On 22 Mar 2015 at 8:44 am

Brighton bishop gets on his bike for ‘pray as you go’ pilgrimage

Bishop Richard Jackson is getting on his bike for a Lent prayer pilgrimage from Rye to Shoreham, taking in almost a dozen churches in Brighton and Hove. The Bishop of Lewes, whose patch includes Brighton and Hove, is due to set off this morning (Sunday 22 March). He plans to...
Posted On 22 Mar 2015 at 7:58 am

Health trust starts investigation into Hove patient’s disappearance and death

An NHS health trust has started an investigation into the disappearance and death of a patient from one of its hospitals, in Hove. Janet Muller, 21, went missing from Mill View Hospital, in Nevill Avenue, Hangleton, on Thursday 12 March. The Brighton University student’s body was...
Posted On 22 Mar 2015 at 7:28 am

Pope appoints new Bishop of Arundel and Brighton

Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Richard Moth, currently Bishop of the Forces, as the fifth Bishop of Arundel and Brighton. He will be installed as bishop on Thursday 28 May which marks the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the diocese. The bishop replaces Kieran Conry who...
Posted On 22 Mar 2015 at 12:43 am