Hove road closed for bariatric rescue

A road in Hove was closed for a bariatric rescue this afternoon (Saturday 28 January). Bariatric rescues involve helping or moving obese patients, especially if they become stuck in their home. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service sent three fire engines to close a stretch of...
Posted On 28 Jan 2017 at 11:35 pm

Brighton music student impresses Voice judges on TV talent show

A 20-year-old Brighton music student made it through the blind auditions on The Voice on ITV this evening (Saturday 28 January). Clara Hurtado, who studied at BIMM (British and Irish Modern Music Institute), in Hove, had all four judges clamouring to have her on their team in the...
Posted On 28 Jan 2017 at 9:44 pm

Albion take the lead but eventually throw in the Towell at Lincoln

Lincoln City 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 In a repeat of a first round score back in 2003, a weakened Albion team crashed out of the FA Cup. The Seagulls took the lead after good work from Glenn Murray allowed Richie Towell to smash home from 15 yards. His first senior Albion...
Posted On 28 Jan 2017 at 7:40 pm

Twitching to start as annual Birdwatch survey gets under way

Starlings over the pier, Seagulls and pigeons scavenging and even the odd bird of prey – Brighton and Hove has no shortage of winged wonders. And over the next three days hundreds of locals will be keeping a weather eye on our feathered friends for the annual Big Garden Birdwatch...
Posted On 28 Jan 2017 at 1:41 pm

5 things we found out about Albion midfielder Richie Towell

Earlier this week Brighton and Hove News caught up with Albion’s young Irish midfielder Richie Towell. Here are a few things he told us. 1) The former Dundalk player wants to seize his opportunity in the FA Cup team by showing gaffer Chris Hughton that he can create...
Posted On 28 Jan 2017 at 11:00 am