Britain’s oldest woman who was raised in Brighton dies at 113 years old

Gladys Hooper, who was raised in Rottingdean before the First World War, died in a nursing home in Ryde on the Isle of Wight yesterday lunchtime (Saturday 9 July). Mrs Hooper was the oldest person in Britain at the time of her death and the 12th oldest in the world. She was born...
Posted On 09 Jul 2016 at 11:02 pm

Members prepare to do battle for the Labour Party’s soul in Brighton and Hove

Hundreds of Labour members are preparing to go into battle for the party’s soul in Brighton this afternoon (Saturday 9 July). The battleground is the annual general meeting (AGM) of the Brighton, Hove and District Labour Party which is taking place at City College, in Pelham...
Posted On 09 Jul 2016 at 4:22 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion’s top 5 refereeing appointments

As English referee Mark Clattenburg prepares to take charge of the Euro 2016 final tomorrow (Sunday 10 July), Tim Hodges takes a look at the high-profile refs who have taken charge of Albion matches over the years. 1) 2010 World Cup final referee Howard Webb took charge of the...
Posted On 09 Jul 2016 at 11:02 am