Business as usual as Brighton Summits draws hundreds

It was business as usual in one key respect – the Brighton Summit drew a big crowd. Hundreds of business men and women attended the annual conference organised by the Brighton and Hove Chamber of Commerce. The star speakers included Luke Johnson, who bought the Palace Pier...
Posted On 14 Oct 2016 at 9:17 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion defender signs on for four more years

Brighton and Hove Albion defender Connor Goldson has signed a new four-year contract which runs until June 2020. The 23-year-old centre half put pen to paper on his new deal earlier today (Friday 14 October) after agreeing terms with the club yesterday. Albion boss Chris Hughton...
Posted On 14 Oct 2016 at 7:14 pm

Cabinet minister visits Hove school to hear about mental health campaign

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt paid a visit to a Hove school this afternoon (Friday 14 October). Mr Hunt visited Cardinal Newman Catholic School to find out how mental health issues were being dealt with. The Conservative cabinet minister ask if he could meet pupils on Monday (10...
Posted On 14 Oct 2016 at 6:57 pm

Have you seen Brighton man, 82, who went missing three weeks ago?

Police have asked for help trying to trace an 82-year-old man from Brighton who went missing three weeks ago. Michael Burtenshaw spoke through the intercom at his home in Somerset Street, in Kemp Town, on Friday 23 September. He hasn’t been seen since, Sussex Police said this...
Posted On 14 Oct 2016 at 4:44 pm

One man seriously injured in rush-hour crash in Hove

A man suffered serious injuries and had to be cut from his car after a rush-hour crash in Hove this morning (Friday 14 October). Shirley Drive – a key route into the centre of Hove – was closed for more than an hour while the emergency services dealt with the crash and its...
Posted On 14 Oct 2016 at 12:15 pm

Aim high to beat HIV in Brighton and Hove

By Daniel Yates Often the city council is accused of being slow to recognise the biggest challenges facing our communities and poor at involving residents in addressing these. Next Thursday at the full council we will be setting a really big challenge for the whole city – to take...
Posted On 14 Oct 2016 at 12:01 pm

Man dies after crash on edge of Brighton

A man has died after a crash on the edge of Brighton and Hove. He was one of two people seriously injured in the crash in Saddlescombe Road near the corner of Devil’s Dyke Road, between Brighton and Hove and Poynings. Police have not yet released the name of the 25-year-old, who...
Posted On 14 Oct 2016 at 11:48 am