Land Rover crashes into house in Brighton

A Land Rover damaged a house in Brighton yesterday evening (Sunday 14 February) after crashing into the ground floor of the building. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said that it answered a call-out to the property in Whitehawk shortly after 6.30pm. The fire service sai...
Posted On 15 Feb 2016 at 10:12 pm

Man hurt as two cars and a cyclist crash on A23 in Brighton – avoid the area, police warn

A man was seriously hurt when two cars and a cyclist crashed on the A23 in Brighton just before 5pm this afternoon (Monday 15 February). Sussex Police said that a number of roads had been closed and the force urged drivers to avoid the area. The crash happened in London Road,...
Posted On 15 Feb 2016 at 7:55 pm

Good samaritans save 67-year-old woman from mugger in Brighton street

Two Good Samaritans saved a 67-year-old woman as a man tried to mug her in a Brighton street by a cash machine. Sussex Police said that a suspect was arrested near by and now detectives wanted to speak to the pair who rushed to the woman’s aid. The force said: “Police are trying...
Posted On 15 Feb 2016 at 5:49 pm

Thief grabs cash from Hove pub till

A thief grabbed about £200 in banknotes from the till of a Wetherspoon pub in Hove before fleeing. Sussex Police said today (Monday 15 February): “The man went into the Cliftonville Inn in George Street around 2.15pm on Sunday 31 January. “He walked through to toilets at the rear...
Posted On 15 Feb 2016 at 4:49 pm

Trial starts today of man accused of murdering Brighton student found in boot of burning car

A 26-year-old man is due to go on trial today (Monday 15 February) charged with murdering Brighton University student Janet Muller. Her body was found in the boot of a burning car in Crawley last year after she went missing from Mill View Hospital in Hove. Christopher...
Posted On 15 Feb 2016 at 8:13 am

Disability campaigner wins more hearts as he returns to Brighton University to collect top award

Award-winning actor, presenter and campaigner Adam Pearson won more hearts as he returned to Brighton University nine years after he graduated to collect a top honour. He received the university’s Alumnus Award 2016 at the winter graduation ceremonies at the Dome on Friday (12...
Posted On 15 Feb 2016 at 8:02 am