Brighton & Hove Albion: Lazio win at Amex – Gazza not in the building

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Lazio 1 Albion lost to former Serie A champions Lazio in a pre-season friendly at the Amex amid rumours that the ex-Newcastle, Tottenham, Lazio and England superstar Paul Gascoigne was at the match. Last season’s Albion superstars Anthony...
Posted On 31 Jul 2016 at 9:07 pm

Man dies in sea at Hove

A man has died in the sea near the King Alfred Leisure Centre in Hove this afternoon (Sunday 31 July). Sussex Police and the South East Coast Ambulance Service were called to the scene near the southern end of Fourth Avenue but were unable to save him. A spokesman for Sussex...
Posted On 31 Jul 2016 at 6:25 pm

Former Brighton councillor urges fellow Christians to keep the faith – just not in the EU as Brighton rejects ‘coming out’

A former Brighton councillor has urged her fellow Christians to keep the faith – just not in the European Union – in a letter about local disappointment at Britain “coming out”. The remarks are made by Christina Summers, a former member of Brighton and Hove City Council and Leave...
Posted On 31 Jul 2016 at 4:46 pm

Jeremy Corbyn to speak at rally in Brighton

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is coming to Brighton to address supporters at a rally on Tuesday (2 August). Constituency parties are banned from holding hustings during the leadership election contest – and the predominantly Corbyn-supporting Brighton, Hove and District Labour...
Posted On 30 Jul 2016 at 7:50 pm

Do you recognise Brighton sex attacker from CCTV?

Sussex Police released CCTV images of a suspected sex attacker this morning (Saturday 30 July). Detectives are asking the public for help in identifying the man who is believed to have tried to rape a woman last week after following her home. They want to trace and interview the...
Posted On 30 Jul 2016 at 1:40 pm

Missing actress Honeysuckle Weeks found safe and well, says sister

Brighton-educated actress Honeysuckle Weeks has been found safe and well, her sister said tonight (Friday 29 July). Weeks, 36, who went to Roedean School and played Sam in the television series Foyle’s War, vanished yesterday evening and was reported missing last night, Sussex...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016 at 10:39 pm

Two Brighton robberies may be linked

Two men were hurt in similar but separate robberies a short while apart in Brighton, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Friday 29 July). The force said: “Detectives investigating two street robberies in Brighton during the early hours of Tuesday (26 July) believe the incidents...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016 at 9:09 pm

Two injured in Brighton seafront fight

Two people were injured in a fight on Brighton seafront, with one of them suffering a broken cheekbone. Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing for witnesses to a fight near to Shooshh night club in King’s Road Arches at around 11.20pm on (Tuesday) 19 July. “The group were seen...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016 at 8:30 pm

Brighton first aid charity offers training to pre-school staff as change in law looms

First aid charity St John Ambulance is putting on training for nursery and pre-school staff in Brighton and Hove in response to an expected change in the law. The charity, which has its Brighton base in Crowhurst Road, Hollingbury, said: “Early years providers must have at least...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016 at 7:05 pm

Garden waste collections for just £1 a week

SPONSORED EDITORIAL Residents across Brighton & Hove can now sign up for a garden waste bin, as the council expands its successful garden waste collection scheme. Since the scheme launched in April, almost 1,300 residents have signed up, paying £52 a year to have garden...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016 at 5:05 pm