Man charged with Hove burglaries

A man has been charged with three burglaries – two of them in Hove – in the past month. Lee Terrence Goulding, 21, a landscape gardener, of no fixed address, was charged on Tuesday (31 January) with three offences of burgling homes. Goulding appeared at Crawley Magistrates’ Court...
Posted On 05 Feb 2017 at 10:22 pm

Former Bishop of Lewes freed from prison

The former Bishop of Lewes Peter Ball has been freed from prison after 16 months, according to national newspaper reports. Ball, 84, was jailed for 32 months in October 2015 after he admitted sexually abusing teenage boys and young men. Ball, of Aller, near Langport, in Somerset,...
Posted On 05 Feb 2017 at 7:05 pm

Another great escape – March and Stockdale the heroes as Brighton & Hove Albion fight back to stun Brentford

Brentford 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Albion literally stole a vital point at Griffin Park with a 97th minute equaliser. Jota and Harlee Dean put the Bees 2-0 ahead inside 22 minutes. And that is how it stayed until half time. Albion showed more promise in the second half...
Posted On 05 Feb 2017 at 6:44 pm

Car catches fire at The Level

A car caught on fire by The Level this afternoon. The incident happened at about 3.30pm in Lewes Road. The road was closed while emergency services dealt with the fire. An ambulance car was first at the scene and blocked the northbound side of the road to stop vehicles driving...
Posted On 05 Feb 2017 at 4:38 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges 

Brentford 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion’s away form goes from bad to worse as they trail Brentford by two goals at Griffin Park. Albion look a shadow of the team that beat Sheffield Wednesday. Strikes for Jota and Harlee Dean have put Brentford in a commanding...
Posted On 05 Feb 2017 at 4:05 pm

Brighton and Lewes MPs hail ‘turning point’ in campaign for second mainline railway

MPs for Brighton and Lewes have hailed a “turning point” in the campaign for a second Brighton mainline railway. The plans include building a new tunnel under the South Downs at Ashcombe and the wider scheme would enable direct travel between London and Brighton via Lewes....
Posted On 05 Feb 2017 at 12:42 pm

Chris Eubank wins world super-middleweight boxing title

Brighton boxer Chris Eubank Junior won the IBO world super-middleweight title at the Kensington Olympia in London last night (Saturday 4 February). The victory over his Australian rival Renold Quinlan, 27, means that Eubank, also 27, and his father Chris, 50, are almost certainly...
Posted On 05 Feb 2017 at 7:12 am