Senior judges criticise decision to jail Brighton grandmother

Three senior judges have criticised the decision to jail a 71-year-old grandmother from Brighton in a dispute with social workers over the care of an elderly man with dementia. At the Court of Appeal the three judges said that the circumstances of the jailing of Teresa Kirk, a...
Posted On 05 Dec 2016 at 7:12 pm

Portslade Aldridge Community Academy rated good by Ofsted

The Portslade Aldridge Community Academy (PACA) has been rated good by schools watchdog Ofsted in an official inspection report. Staff and students were celebrating the news today (Monday 5 December) – just weeks after inspectors visited the secondary school in Chalky Road, in...
Posted On 05 Dec 2016 at 5:35 pm

Brighton graffiti artist reclaims wall from Starbucks

A well-known graffiti artist has reclaimed a wall used to paint a Starbucks advert after the coffee chain’s mural was repeatedly defaced. @bhcitynews new news pic.twitter.com/DUEanfte9a — Ian Marshall (@Eye_Marshall) December 5, 2016 Snub23 painted the imposing robot...
Posted On 05 Dec 2016 at 3:30 pm

Gang bottles woman, punches friend and steals purse and asthma inhaler

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in North Street, Brighton in the early hours of Saturday (3 December). A 24-year-old woman from Hove was walking with a friend towards the Old Steine at around 4am when she was approached from behind and hit on the back of...
Posted On 05 Dec 2016 at 2:44 pm