Firefighters free person trapped after three-car crash in Brighton

Three cars crashed leaving one person trapped in Brighton last night (Monday 6 July).Firefighters cut free the person who was trapped in the crash at the traffic lights at the corner of Lewes Road and Coldean Lane. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said that crews were called...
Posted On 07 Jul 2015 at 11:05 pm

Wheelie bin recycling trial to start in November in Hangleton and Portslade

Wheelie bins will be used for recycling in parts of Hangleton and Portslade when a trial starts in November. More than 4,000 homes will be given 240-litre wheelie bins – bigger than those used for general rubbish. The new wheelie bins will be used for paper, card, cans and...
Posted On 07 Jul 2015 at 6:54 pm

Brighton bus crash driver reported feeling unwell at start of his shift

The driver of the bus that crashed in Brighton yesterday reported feeling unwell at the start of his shift. He started driving only he said that he felt better, Brighton and Hove Buses managing director Martin Harris said this afternoon (Tuesday 7 July). Mr Harris said that the...
Posted On 07 Jul 2015 at 5:04 pm

Patcham High School pupils take the reins at Brighton Racecourse

Four pupils from Patcham High School grabbed the organisational reins at Brighton Racecourse to find out how tough the going can get as a manager at the venue. The youngsters, Gregor Shaw and Callum Collins, both 15, and Jacob Roberts and Ellis Markwick, both 14, saw what was...
Posted On 07 Jul 2015 at 1:17 pm

Ban for driver who went wrong way up ramp at Brighton Marina

A driver who went the wrong way up the ramp at Brighton Marina has been banned from the road. Jamie Pope, 34, was arrested by Sussex Police after officers saw him driving out of Brighton Marina on the inbound ramp at 3.45am on Sunday 7 June. Pope, of Midhurst Close, Crawley,...
Posted On 07 Jul 2015 at 11:47 am

Brighton bus crash driver has ‘significant injuries’

The driver of the bus that crashed into the back of another bus in Brighton yesterday has suffered significant injuries, his family said. And crash investigators are looking at the possibility that the driver lost consciousness immediately before the crash. Three other people who...
Posted On 07 Jul 2015 at 10:21 am