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

Foyle’s War actress goes missing

Brighton-educated Foyle’s War actress Honeysuckle Weeks has gone missing, police said this afternoon (Friday 29 July). Weeks, 36, who went to Roedean School, in Brighton, in the 1990s and played Sam in the ITV wartime drama, disappeared last night, according to Sussex Police....
Posted On 29 Jul 2016 at 5:02 pm

Health trust picks Brighton woman as new chief executive

A Brighton woman has been chosen to be the new chief executive of the £200 million-a-year community health trust that serves the local area. Siobhan Melia, 42, is currently the deputy chief executive of the Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust and director of partnerships and...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016 at 2:45 pm