Brighton and Hove Albion sign winger

Brighton and Hove Albion have signed winger Jamie Murphy from Sheffield United for an undisclosed fee. The club said: “The 25-year-old Glaswegian has agreed a four-year deal with Albion and passed his medical earlier today at the American Express Elite Football Performance...
Posted On 14 Aug 2015 at 10:55 pm

Police suspect missing man may be in Brighton

Police suspect that a man missing from his home in Southend could be in the Brighton area. Essex Police would like to hear from anyone who has seen may have seen or has information about the current whereabouts of David Robertson, who is also known to some people as Tim. Mr...
Posted On 14 Aug 2015 at 8:30 pm

Portslade man sentenced for under-age sex with teenage girl

A man from Portslade has been sentenced for having under-age sex with a teenage girl. Kasey Knowles, 21, unemployed, of Flint Close, Portslade, admitted six counts of penetrative sexual activity with a girl aged 13 to 15 years old. The offences took place over a six-week period...
Posted On 14 Aug 2015 at 7:45 pm

RISE refuge food appeal: ‘I know who I am’

RISE, Brighton & Hove’s domestic abuse charity, has launched an appeal for dried food and household necessities for residents at their refuges. The appeal is led by Madelaine Hunter, RISE community fundraiser, herself a survivor of domestic abuse. Madelaine said: “When...
Posted On 14 Aug 2015 at 11:29 am

A-level pass rate in Brighton and Hove improves for fourth year running

The A-level pass rate has improved in Brighton and Hove for the fourth year running. Brighton and Hove City Council said that the early results indicated that a number of schools and colleges had achieved their best ever results. The council said: “Provisional results suggest...
Posted On 14 Aug 2015 at 7:51 am