Zamora returns to Brighton and Hove Albion

Brighton and Hove Albion have tonight completed the signing of striker Bobby Zamora on a one-year contract. The former England international, who left Queens Park Rangers at the end of last season, made his name with Albion, scoring 83 goals in just over three seasons between...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 10:15 pm

Pride reveller pulled from under train at Brighton Station

A Pride reveller was pulled out from under a train at Brighton Station on Saturday night by bystanders after she fell down the gap between the train and the platform. The woman slipped and fell under the stationary train as it stood at the busy platform shortly after 11pm. But...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 5:10 pm

120 tonnes of Pride rubbish cleared from Brighton’s streets

The city’s street cleaners and refuse collectors worked around the clock to pick up 12 dustcart loads of rubbish from Brighton’s streets during Pride weekend. A team of street cleaners followed the procession and other CityClean staff worked in shifts until 2am to...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 4:47 pm

Body of wanted Brighton drug dealer has been brought back to Britain from Dubai

The search for a wanted Brighton drug dealer has been called off after his body was brought back to Britain from Dubai, Sussex Police said. The force said: “A coroner in Manchester has confirmed a body repatriated from Dubai is Thomas Wynn. “Thomas Wynn, 49, from Commercial Road,...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 3:54 pm

Brighton Pride ‘bomb’ could have been pinhole camera

The suspicious package that delayed the start of the Pride parade was similar to another device found a month earlier at Brighton Marina – and both could have been pinhole cameras. Saturday’s parade was delayed and rerouted after the device was found at 11.10am, and...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 3:33 pm

Brighton police search for man wearing unicorn head

Brighton police were sent on one of their more unusual missions last week when officers were tasked with tracking down a man wearing a unicorn head. The quirky callout was tweeted out by the Brighton and Hove police account in the early hours of last Tuesday. Currently looking...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 1:16 pm

Homeless man fighting for his life after vicious city centre attack

A homeless man was left with life-threatening injuries after being attacked in the early hours of Sunday morning. Bartholomew Square was cordoned off after the attack on the 30-year-old manat about 4.30am on Sunday at the rear of the Waterfront (Thistle) Hotel in Kings Road....
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 12:21 pm

Brighton teen in court over attack on three women

A Brighton teen is in court this morning charged with a savage attack on three women in Churchill Square in the early hours of Sunday morning. Shaun Christopher Delaney, age 18, of Arundel Road, Brighton is due to appear before Crawley magistrates this morning. It follows an...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 10:36 am

All change at the top for University of Brighton as chair announces retirement

The University of Brighton is to lose another senior figure with the retirement of Lord Mogg as Chairman of its board of governors. Lord Mogg’s announcement comes five months after the university’s vice chancellor Julian Crampton said he would be standing down in...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 10:29 am

Brighton’s oldest gay bar faces closure over underage drinking and sex attacks

Brighton’s oldest gay bar faces losing its licence after police applied for a review after persistent underage drinking and a string of sex attacks on drunk and vulnerable women. Sussex Police notified the owners of the Bulldog in St James’s Street that it was asking...
Posted On 03 Aug 2015 at 9:23 am