Brighton and Hove Albion midfielder loaned out for a month

Brighton and Hove Albion said that midfielder Jake Forster-Caskey has joined Milton Keynes Dons on a one-month loan deal. The club said: “The 21-year-old will link up with his new team-mates tomorrow (Wednesday 23 September) although he is cup-tied for the Dons’...
Posted On 22 Sep 2015 at 6:11 pm

Brighton MP urges police and council to move travellers on from cemetery

Brighton Kemptown MP Simon Kirby has urged the police and council to move travellers on from land next to a cemetery in his constituency. The Conservative MP said that travellers had set up camp next to the Woodingdean Lawn Memorial Cemetery this afternoon (Tuesday 22 September)....
Posted On 22 Sep 2015 at 5:41 pm

Flood damage leads to Madeira Lift being closed ‘for foreseeable future’

The Madeira Lift has closed “for the forseeable future” after last month’s floods damaged its power supply. This month, a notice was put on the lift doors informing people that: “due to major electrical damage in the Concorde2 basement, the lift is out of...
Posted On 22 Sep 2015 at 5:00 pm

Brighton and Hove health chiefs spend £450k on six personal care packages

Health chiefs are spending £450,000 a year on personal care packages for just six patients in Brighton and Hove. The number of patients receiving the care packages – known as personal health budgets – is expected to double by next spring, according to the Brighton and Hove...
Posted On 22 Sep 2015 at 4:43 pm

Police ask for help finding suspected Brighton child sex offender

Sussex Police issued an appeal for help in its search for a suspected Brighton sex offender today (Tuesday 22 September). The force described Christopher Bunn, 36, also known as Chris, as one of Sussex’s most wanted men. Bunn is thought to have “dropped off the radar by moving...
Posted On 22 Sep 2015 at 12:39 pm

Preston Park Rookery heads city clutch of park awards

Brighton and Hove’s parks and cemetery gardens have won a spade full of accolades from the South and South East in Bloom awards. The awards were achieved thanks to the Brighton and Hove City In Bloom voluntary community group working with the council’s parks and...
Posted On 22 Sep 2015 at 11:57 am