Eight charged with drug offences after police raids across Brighton and Hove

Eight charged have been with drug offences after a series of police raids across Brighton and Hove two days ago. Sussex Police raided six properties as they executed warrants in a search for members of a suspected gang of cocaine dealers. The force said: “Police raids on six...
Posted On 09 Jun 2016 at 8:36 pm

Police try to trace Good Samaritan who helped pursuit of burglary suspect to send her flowers

A high speed pursuit which involved the police helicopter and several squad cars was brought to a successful conclusion by a Good Samaritan who gave a plain clothes officer a lift in her white convertible this afternoon. The officer is now trying to trace the driver so he can...
Posted On 09 Jun 2016 at 7:22 pm

Coast road closed after police car crashes in Rottingdean

The A259 coast road has been closed tonight after a police car driven by a PCSO crashed into a parade of shops. The squad car was travelling westbound along the A259 when the crash happened at about 5.45pm. A police spokeswoman said: “A police car has been involved in an...
Posted On 09 Jun 2016 at 7:11 pm

Labour’s plans for Hove Library in tatters as opposition parties expected to vote them down

Labour’s plans to move Hove Library down the road to Hove Museum look set to be dealt a near-fatal blow this evening as the Green and Tory parties team up to vote them down. The news comes after the plans were pulled from the agenda of April’s policy and resources...
Posted On 09 Jun 2016 at 3:00 pm

£30m Madeira Terraces restoration plans unveiled

Plans to restore the Madeira Terraces and create glass-fronted shops, cafes, offices and even overnight beach huts underneath have been unveiled today. The listed Victorian terraces have been closed since 2013, when a routine survey uncovered structural concerns. Subsequent...
Posted On 09 Jun 2016 at 6:02 am