Still unbeaten – but Brighton & Hove Albion lose top spot after Wednesday stalemate

Sheffield Wednesday 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Brighton and Hove Albion were held to goalless draw at Hillsborough. The Seagulls now drop to third in the Championship behind Hull and Burnley on goal difference. However, the Albion equalled a run of 16 unbeaten league games...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 10:23 pm

Brighton and Hove charities awarded almost £400k to tackle fuel poverty

The British Gas Energy Trust has awarded almost £400,000 to a group of local charities, led by Citizens Advice Brighton and Hove, to tackle fuel poverty and cold homes in the city. The award was made after a bid to the trust’s Healthy Homes programme earlier this year with...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 9:01 pm

Protest called at plans to close Brighton day centre and outsource learning disabilities accommodation

An emergency protest has been called tomorrow against last minute plans to close a Brighton day centre and outsource accommodation for people with learning disabilities. The plans are being discussed at a special meeting of Brighton and Hove City Council’s policy and...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 7:00 pm

Concerns grow for Brighton man last seen on bus

Police are concerned for the welfare of missing Andreas Protopapa from Brighton. Andreas, 44, was last seen on Wednesday, October 21, boarding a bus on Eastern Road outside the hospital at 3.53am. He got off the bus at Goldstone Villas, near to Hove Station, at 4.08am. He is...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 6:12 pm

Are sports drinks rotting Brighton and Hove Albion footballers’ teeth?

Brighton and Hove Albion players have taken part in a study that found footballers are suffering from above average rates of tooth decay partly because they have too many sports drinks. The study found that the oral health of professional footballers was poor and impacting on...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 3:22 pm

Hove writer completes Shakespeare quest in the nick of time

A Hove writer who set out to see every Shakespeare play in one year completed his quest by flying halfway across the world – just hours before his deadline. Dan Wilson set himself the task of seeing all the 37 plays in the traditional canon on his 37th birthday last year...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 2:29 pm

Brighton primary school children celebrate the Day of the Dead

Children at the Bilingual Primary School in Brighton have been celebrating the Day of the Dead – or Día de los Muertos. They wore costumes and painted faces as part of the celebrations at the school, where Spanish is taught from Reception year as part of a bilingual and...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 1:32 pm

Chilling video shows Christmas Day murderer saying he doesn’t care if victim lives or dies

A chilling police video has been released showing a murderer still under the influence of a dangerous legal high telling officers he doesn’t care if his victim lives or dies. Oliver Parsons was today jailed for life for stabbing a man in the heart at a Brighton flat after...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 1:05 pm

Two new blue plaques to celebrate Brighton and Hove VCs

Brighton and Hove is set to get more blue plaques to commemorate two heroes of the First World War who were both given the highest honour for bravery. Roger Amarena has applied for permission to erect a plaque to Captain Theodore Wright at his birthplace in Lansdowne Place in...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 10:56 am

Bus drivers get into Hallowe’en spirit to raise money for sick boy

Brighton and Hove bus drivers dressed up as ghosts, ghouls, zombies and skeletons on Friday to help raise money so a sick child can go to Disneyland Paris. Jack, who is just seven, was diagnosed with lung cancer three months ago after a cold developed into a collapsed lung, and...
Posted On 03 Nov 2015 at 10:14 am
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