Jobless man banned after driving in Brighton with cannabis in his system

An unemployed 22-year-old man has been banned from the roads after being caught driving in Brighton with more than twice the legal limit of cannabis in his system. Christopher Montgomery was arrested in Lewes Road, Brighton, and charged with driving with 4.8 micrograms of...
Posted On 09 Sep 2016 at 8:26 pm

Two rescued from fire in Hove flat

Two people were rescued from a fire in a ground-floor flat in Hove late last night (Thursday 8 September). One man was taken to hospital for treatment after the entire building, in St Aubyns, Hove, was evacuated. Sussex Police and East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service have started...
Posted On 09 Sep 2016 at 5:27 pm

Brighton to host British Science Festival

Brighton is to host the British Science Festival next year for the first time in over 20 years. The annual event will be hosted by Brighton University and Sussex University from Tuesday 5 September to Saturday 9 September. It is organised by the British Science Association and is...
Posted On 09 Sep 2016 at 4:25 pm

Brighton and Hove teacher charged with sex offences with girl of 17

A teacher from Brighton has been charged with sex offences involving a 17-year-old girl while he was working at a Hove secondary school. Sussex Police said: “Andrew Berry, 47, unemployed, of The Strand, Brighton, has been charged with two offences of sexual activity with a...
Posted On 09 Sep 2016 at 2:06 pm