Labour to spring surprise candidate on Brighton Kemptown

The Labour Party is preparing to spring a surprise candidate on Brighton Kemptown today (Sunday 30 April). A selection panel meeting is expected to pick charity chief executive Michelle Thew, who became chief executive of Cruelty Free International, formerly the British Union for...
Posted On 30 Apr 2017 at 10:20 am

Are they downhearted?  No wonderful post match. atmosphere lifts spirits as Albion ARE promoted to Premier League despite loss

By Tim Hodges from the Amex  Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Bristol City 1  Albion had a extremely frustrating early evening, as a resilient and had working Bristol City claimed all three points in a match Albion could have  lifted the Football League Championship...
Posted On 30 Apr 2017 at 12:26 am

Brighton doctors’ surgery given good rating by CQC

A Brighton doctors’ surgery has been given a good rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The official watchdog carried out an inspection of the Montpelier Surgery, in Victoria Road, Brighton, less than a year after highlighting safety concerns. The surgery was found to have...
Posted On 29 Apr 2017 at 9:59 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Bristol City 1  It’s disappointing to say the least but Albion have it all to do to receive the Football League Championship Trophy at the Amex this evening.  A 43rd minute goal by Josh Brownhill separates the two teams. Albion have...
Posted On 29 Apr 2017 at 6:22 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: The day of our lives 

Today could well eclipse the 21st May 1983. As an Albion win against Bristol City will see them lift The Football League Championship Trophy. Quite simply the most prestigious prize in the clubs near 116 year history.  Albion boss Chris Hughton told Brighton & Hove News...
Posted On 29 Apr 2017 at 12:05 pm

Hove Conservatives select candidate to take on Peter Kyle

Hove Conservatives have selected local activist Kristy Adams as their candidate in the general election on Thursday 8 June.   She will try to win the seat back from Labour MP Peter Kyle who took it against the national swing two years ago with a majority of 1,236....
Posted On 28 Apr 2017 at 9:52 pm

Watchdog investigates 12 people from Sussex Police over killer stalker from Portslade

An official watchdog is investigating 12 people from Sussex Police as it looks into the way that the force responded in the Shana Grice case. The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) also made six “quick time” recommendations to help improve the way that the force...
Posted On 28 Apr 2017 at 5:31 pm

Former Labour agent calls for pact with Greens in Hove and Brighton Pavilion

If the Greens stand aside in Hove, Labour should do likewise in Brighton Pavilion. These are challenging days for the Labour Party, both nationally and here in Brighton and Hove. Even if the national polls are exaggerating the Tory lead, Hove is at perilous risk and aspirations...
Posted On 28 Apr 2017 at 2:38 am

College reaches out to former students

Brighton, Hove and Sussex VI Form College (BHASVIC) is reaching out to former students to try to inspire the current generation to academic success and career confidence. The college, in Dyke Road, Hove, has teamed up with the education charity Future First to harness the talents...
Posted On 28 Apr 2017 at 2:10 am

Remember local government as the election approaches

Councils are on the front line of delivery on social care, housing, the environment, economic growth, community cohesion and doorstep issues that matter most to voters. What local government does impacts on all of us, every day. Local government should not be forgotten in the...
Posted On 28 Apr 2017 at 1:49 am