Jeremy Corbyn coming to Brighton to address the TUC

The new Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is coming to Brighton to speak to the TUC on Tuesday (15 September). The congress is due to debate employment and trade union rights, including the Trade Union Bill, on Tuesday morning. A speaking slot had been reserved for a senior Labour...
Posted On 13 Sep 2015 at 6:14 pm

Woman dies after being hit by train

A woman has died after being hit by a train at Fishersgate Station. Her death is not being treated as suspicious and it was reported that she was seen on the platform before being hit by the westbound train. Paramedics from the South East Coast Ambulance Service were called out...
Posted On 13 Sep 2015 at 5:16 pm

Retired Portslade teacher cleared of two abuse charges but may face retrial on others

A jury has cleared retired Portslade school teacher Geoffrey Parkin of two abuse charges but failed to reach a verdict on five other counts. Parkin, 67, of Nursery Close, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, is due to learn on Monday 21 September whether he faces a retrial on those...
Posted On 13 Sep 2015 at 1:47 pm

5 things we noticed as Brighton and Hove Albion beat Hull City

1) That as requested by the club a large majority of the 24000+ crowd were in their seats before 2:30pm to pay tribute to those who lost their  lives in the Shoreham airshow disaster. 2) The many fans who attended wearing pale blue Worthing United scarves, including Albion keeper...
Posted On 13 Sep 2015 at 6:28 am