Brighton and Hove Albion sign German defender

Brighton and Hove Albion have completed the signing of German defender Uwe Hünemeier from Paderborn. The club said: “Brighton and Hove Albion have completed the signing of German central defender Uwe Hünemeier from Bundesliga 2 side SC Paderborn. “The 29-year-old passed his...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 6:29 pm

Buyer wanted to help restore crumbling Brighton gem – popstars need not apply

The owner of one of Brighton’s most magnificent Regency buildings is seeking a new owner who can carry out his dream of restoring it – but only the right candidate will do. Tony Antoniades last month secured planning permission to convert the Grade I listed Malborough...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 3:20 pm

Man arrested for savage attack on homeless man in Brighton

Police investigating a serious assault in Bartholomew Square, Brighton, during the early hours of Sunday, 2 August have arrested a man in West London. The 24-year-old was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and has been bailed until 26 September...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 12:18 pm

Brighton and Hove commuters face two more tube strikes

Commuters to London from Brighton and Hove face more disruption later this month after unions called two more tube strikes. London Underground staff have been called out on strike by the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union, the Transport Salaried Staffs Association (TSSA)...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 11:28 am

Brighton man robbed at knifepoint

Police are appealing for witnesses to a robbery in which a man was threatened with a knife in De Montfort Road, Brighton. It happened at around 8.45pm on Monday when the man, who is in his late 30s. was walking home alone after an evening out with friends. He was accosted by...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 11:11 am

Police name Hove man who died when motorbike crashed into tractor on A27

Police have released the identity of the man who died when his motorbike crashed into a tractor on the A27 between Brighton and Lewes last week. Sussex Police said: “A motorcyclist who died after his green Kawasaki ZR800 was in collision with a farm tractor and trailer on the A27...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 9:40 am

Brighton and Hove train passengers affected by over-running engineering works

Train passengers travelling to and from Brighton and Hove along the west coastway route are being affected by over-running engineering works. Southern, the main train company running services along the route, said that there would be “reduced service between Brighton and West...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 9:07 am

Hove EDF workers call off strikes scheduled for today and next week

The union representing EDF Energy workers based in Hove has called off a strike scheduled for today (Wednesday 12 August). A second strike next week on Thursday 20 August – also due to run for 24 hours from midnight – has been called off as well. Unite, Britain’s biggest trade...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 8:50 am

Five things we noticed as Brighton & Hove Albion beat Southend United

1) It was almost 15 years to the day that Micky Adams’s Albion team lost to Southend at Roots Hall when Michel Kuipers was infamously substituted at half time. However, although it is far less discussed, so was current commercial manager Paul Rogers. Out of the 22 players...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015 at 7:14 am