Plans submitted for £80m scheme to build homes, shops and offices by Hove Station

Plans for an £80 million scheme to build homes, shops and offices on land by Hove Station and the Conway Street bus garage have been submitted by Matsim Properties. The developer wants to build 188 flats, about 21,000 sq ft of grade A office space and 2,500 sq ft of shops or...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 11:54 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Colchester are all shook up – as Seagulls run riot in second half

By Tim Hodges Brighton & Hove Albion 4 Colchester United 0 Albion progressed to the second round of the League Cup with a convincing win with a virtual second string team. There were a few clear first-half chances for each team, including a Jamie Murphy effort cleared off the...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 10:18 pm

Brighton barman leaves job after throwing out young disabled woman

A barman at a Brighton pub is leaving his job “with immediate effect” after he threw out a young disabled woman on Sunday evening (7 August). The general manager of the Mash Tun said that a disability charity – run by people who use its services – would come and give training to...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 9:52 pm

Missing teenage girl who was last seen in Brighton returns home

A missing teenage girl, who was last seen getting out of a taxi on Brighton seafront, has returned home, Sussex Police said this evening (Tuesday 9 August). The force said: “Missing Rustington teenager Chloe Woolsey has been found safe and well.” The 15-year-old was last seen by...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 9:44 pm

Wartime bomb blown up as wind farm bosses call in explosives experts

A 500lb wartime bomb was blown up by explosives experts called in by Rampion wind farm bosses this afternoon (Tuesday 9 August). Two bombs were found close together on the seabed as Eon, the energy company building the Rampion offshore wind farm, surveyed the cable route. The...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 9:00 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Colchester United 0  The Seagulls are goalless with Colchester at the break in front of a record low crowd for an Amex first team fixture of just 6,895. Nikki Maenpaa and Elvis Manu, both making their full Amex debuts despite being with the club for...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 8:55 pm

Three held after boy beaten with baseball bat and stabbed in Brighton street

Three teenagers have been arrested after a 15-year-old boy was beaten with a baseball bat and stabbed in a Brighton street. The 15-year-old also suffered a broken elbow in the fight in Hallett Road and was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital. Sussex Police said: “A teenager...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 12:57 pm

Missing 15-year-old girl last seen on Brighton seafront

A missing 15-year-old girl has not been seen since she got out of a taxi near the Palace Pier on Sunday (7 August), Sussex Police said. The force issued a public appeal for help in finding her, saying that they were concerned for her welfare. Sussex Police said: “Chloe Woolsey,...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 3:44 am

Brighton pub throws out disabled woman

A Brighton pub threw out a young disabled woman when she went into a crouching position after being startled by a sudden blast of loud music. A man who said that he was the licensee of the Mash Tun, on the corner of Church Street and New Road, asked 19-year-old Charlie Skelton to...
Posted On 09 Aug 2016 at 1:22 am