Youth football team abandons Wild Park because of traveller disruption

A youth football club has abandoned training in Wild Park because of continued disruption from unauthorised traveller camps. Kevin Tettersell, club secretary of Coldean Colts in Brighton, made the announcement this week, as another camp set up on the park. And he has warned its...
Posted On 26 May 2016 at 2:48 pm

Portslade man arrested in connection with murder of missing man

A 50-year-old Portslade man has been arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice and prevention of a lawful burial in connection with the murder of missing Lancing man Mark Manning. Human remains, which are unidentified at this stage, but believed to be those of...
Posted On 26 May 2016 at 2:46 pm

Brighton musician dumped by Sony over illness goes to US for treatment

By Sian Blewitt A Brighton busker whose dreams were shattered when he was dumped by Sony after he was diagnosed with a debilitating disease has gone to the US for treatment after his girlfriend raised more than £4,000.   Ren Gill, 26, Brighton, was scouted by Sony while...
Posted On 26 May 2016 at 2:15 pm

Nursery stars put their best foot forward

By Alex Cook A Brighton nursery school has won a national award for encouraging children to scoot, cycle and walk to school. Each of Footsteps Nurseries three premises in Hove, Hollingbury and Portslade received the Modeshift STAR award by Brighton and Hove City Council’s...
Posted On 26 May 2016 at 1:37 pm

Sussex Police deny ‘turning blind eye’ to cannabis use

By Matthew Enderby Sussex Police has denied it ignores cannabis use after the police crime commissioner brought allegations made to her during her recent election campaign to the first accountability meeting of her new term of office. Katy Bourne brought up the issue last Friday,...
Posted On 26 May 2016 at 12:19 pm

Hollingdean community rallies round to help improve park

By Frances Solomon Residents and families are coming together to set up a group to help improve and develop Hollingdean Park in Lynchet Close. Friends of Hollingdean Park is a new community action group focused on adding to current play equipment, maintaining facilities and...
Posted On 26 May 2016 at 10:27 am