Man rescued after collapsing on scaffolding in Hove

A man has been rescued after collapsing on a scaffold in Hove this afternoon (Saturday 4 April). The man was at the roof level of a three-storey building in Lansdowne Street, in Hove, when he fell ill. He was brought down in a harness by firefighters from Preston Circus, in...
Posted On 04 Apr 2015 at 4:20 pm

Brighton and Hove firefighters save dog while tackling fire in Churchill Square car park

Firefighters from Brighton and Hove saved a dog from the fumes while tackling the blaze in a car park behind Churchill Square shopping centre. The fire broke out at lunchtime and led to thousands of people being evacuated from the shopping centre. The fire service said: “East...
Posted On 04 Apr 2015 at 2:47 pm

Churchill Square evacuated after fire in car park

Churchill Square has been evacuated after a fire broke out in the car park. The blaze, reported to be a burning car, broke out just before 12.30pm at the Brighton shopping centre. Shopper Denise Whittington tweeted: “Fire alarm going off in Churchill Square: being evacuated...
Posted On 04 Apr 2015 at 1:38 pm

Five things we learnt from Brighton & Hove Albion’s defeat at home to Norwich City

By Tim Hodges 1) Despite there being no colour clash Norwich wore a rather dull black and burgundy kit. One can’t help thinking that judging by the colour of Canaries keeper John Ruddy’s shorts this was a late decision. However, referee Andy Davies and his assistants,...
Posted On 04 Apr 2015 at 10:21 am