Have you seen missing teenage girl?

Sussex Police said that officers were concerned for the welfare of a teenager who has gone missing and who may be in Brighton and Hove. Lacey Easen, 16, who comes from Brighton, hasn’t been seen since last Saturday night (20 June) when she went to bed at the address in Worthing...
Posted On 26 Jun 2015 at 11:59 pm

Court appeal fails to halt Brighton Marina tower blocks

A legal attempt to halt building work at Brighton Marina has failed in the Court of Appeal. Work on the 11 tower blocks under construction can continue as a result of the judgment published today (Friday 26 June). The case was brought by Robert Powell, representing the Brighton...
Posted On 26 Jun 2015 at 11:53 pm

Sussex have the Wright stuff for T20 triumph over Gloucestershire

Luke Wright hit a remarkable century to seal a three-wicket win for Sussex in the T20 over Gloucestershire at Bristol this evening (Friday 26 June). The opener also took the first catch of the evening as Hamish Marshall, with 37 runs to his name, went from the bowling of Tymal...
Posted On 26 Jun 2015 at 10:20 pm

Hove seafront driver may hold vital clues to 21-year-old woman’s murder

A driver on Hove seafront may hold vital clues for detectives trying to solve a murder case. Sussex Police said that the murder victim, 21-year-old Janet Muller, is thought to have approached a car, believed to be a Ford Mondeo taxi, just hours before she was killed. Detectives...
Posted On 26 Jun 2015 at 8:51 pm

Brighton University appoints new vice chancellor

Brighton University has appointed a new vice chancellor. Debra Humphris will join from Imperial College London where she is currently education vice provost. She will replace Julian Crampton who joined the university 10 years ago and has led it through a period of rapid growth....
Posted On 26 Jun 2015 at 3:51 pm

Man crashes car into Hove Station

A man crashed his car into Hove Station shortly after midday today (Friday 26 June). He was turning from Goldstone Villas into Station Approach by the florist, the footbridge and the entrance to the Hove Station Car Wash when he left the road and hit the station frontage at the...
Posted On 26 Jun 2015 at 1:32 pm

Portslade sixth form students host Hove Business Awards

Sixth form students from Portslade organised and hosted the Hove Business Awards last night (Thursday 25 June). The team of ten from the Portslade Aldridge Community Academy (PACA) arranged the event as part of their business studies course. They worked with the Hove Business...
Posted On 26 Jun 2015 at 12:09 pm

Brighton MP criticises plan to sell off Green Investment Bank

The Green MP for Brighton Pavilion Caroline Lucas has called for an urgent debate on the government’s plan to sell off the Green Investment Bank. She asked for the debate in the House of Commons yesterday (Thursday 25 June) at Business Questions when she said: “May we have an...
Posted On 26 Jun 2015 at 10:09 am