Dozens of horses unclaimed after stables evicted by council due to welfare concerns

More than 20 horses remain unclaimed after they were removed from Brighton stables in the middle of the night in the culmination of a long-running dispute between its owners and the council. Danny Cross, who ran Stanmer Horses, has hit out at the council after being evicted last...
Posted On 26 Sep 2016 at 5:48 pm

Brighton woman left shaken by sex attack

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was grabbed from behind by a man and sexually assaulted in Hollingbury, Brighton. The 18-year-old victim was walking along Braybon Avenue between 10.30pm and 10.45pm on Wednesday (21 September) when a man came up very close behind...
Posted On 26 Sep 2016 at 5:29 pm

Disgruntled commuters plan Victoria protest as they step up crowdfunding campaign

A disgruntled commuters’ group is planning a protest at Victoria Station in London at 6pm on Thursday (29 September). The Association of British Commuters said that the “Southern Justice” demo – to be held on the concourse at Victoria – would have a justice theme. The organisers...
Posted On 26 Sep 2016 at 3:17 pm

Designer handbag stolen from party

Do you recognise the woman in this CCTV image? Police would like to speak to her in connection with the theft of a handbag in Denmark Villas, Hove. The victim, a 62-year-old woman from Billingshurst, was attending a social event at the Ralli Hall Community Centre on Wednesday...
Posted On 26 Sep 2016 at 1:34 pm

Brighton care scheme requires improvement, according to inspectors

An “extra care scheme” in Brighton requires improvement, according to inspectors from the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The official watchdog said that the Patching Lodge Extra Care Scheme was good when it came to providing effective, caring and responsive services. But the CQC...
Posted On 26 Sep 2016 at 1:50 am