Millers light as Brighton & Hove Albion stroll to victory

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Rotherham United 0 Albion won by three goals to nil for the second successive match again seemingly without moving out of second gear. Although the Seagulls had to soak up some pressure from the visitors early on, they were...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 11:34 pm

Brighton and Hove train passengers faced with fresh strike – this time by station staff

Brighton and Hove train passengers face the prospect of fresh industrial action after station staff voted in favour of going on strike. The RMT rail union announced the result of a ballot today (Tuesday 16 August), with 70 per cent of those taking part favouring strike action....
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 11:32 pm

Brighton runner makes it through to 1500m Olympic semi-finals in Rio

Brighton runner Charlie Grice has made it through to the semi-finals of the men’s 1500m at the Olympic Games in Rio despite finishing outside the top six automatic qualifying places. Grice, 22, finished in 11th place in the second heat today (Tuesday 16 August) but appealed,...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 11:17 pm

Missing 16-year-old found safe and well in Brighton

A missing 16-year-old boy has been found safe and well in Brighton after Sussex Police issued a public appeal for help tracing him. Ovie Pateman went missing from his home in Newhaven at lunchtime on Friday 5 August and was reported missing that night. The police asked for help...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 10:24 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges

Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Rotherham United 0 Albion lead the Millers with goals from Anthony Knockaert and Glenn Murray. Knockaert scored from just outside the area with Lee Camp only able to parry the ball into the net. Murray scored with a half volley after good work from...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 8:35 pm

Gang wielding guns and machetes rob three men in Hove flat

A gang of five men wielding guns and machetes robbed three people in a flat in Hove at the weekend. Sussex Police said: “The group broke into the top floor flat in Adelaide Crescent, Hove, at about 11pm on Saturday (13 August). “They threatened the three men living...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 5:16 pm

Outcry as Southern train fares set to rise 1.9 per cent

Commuters from Brighton and Hove face a 1.9 per cent rise in train fares from January. The news prompted outrage among passengers and MPs after months of disruptions during the dispute between the company and the RMT union over the role of guards. The company has blamed some of...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 3:51 pm

Good samaritan left with broken jaw in fight on Brighton seafront

A good samaritan was left with broken jaw after he tried to break up a fight on Brighton seafront. The 29-year-old man was punched in the face and head when he intervened in the fight near Coalition night club on the Lower Esplanade. The fight happened some time between 10pm and...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 3:23 pm

Pocket Science Festival to start and end tour in Brighton

The Pocket Science Festival starts its summer tour in Brighton today (Tuesday 16 August) with hands on activities aimed at 7 to 13 year olds. The first and last dates on the tour take place in Brighton with a funfair feel to the educational roadshow. The organisers said: “It...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016 at 2:48 pm
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