Ant and heck – Geordies come back to snatch late win over Brighton & Hove Albion

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Newcastle United 2 Albion threw away a one-goal lead in the final ten minutes of this top of the Championship clash. The Seagulls failed to dominate Newcastle despite going ahead through a 14th minute Glenn Murray penalty...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 11:03 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Newcastle United 0 Albion lead through a Glenn Murray penalty on 14 minutes. Jack Colback was adjudged to have held back Sam Baldock. Bruno saw a fine shot saved by Karl Darlow just prior to this. Albion almost got a second when a training ground move...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 8:44 pm

Long-serving family doctor retires

A long-serving family doctor has retired from the surgery in Portslade where she worked for the past 18 years. Nicky Coleman, 58, was showered with gifts and cards from grateful patients as she finished her final session at the Links Road Surgery today (Tuesday 28 February). Dr...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 5:12 pm

New market springs onto Level

A new monthly market is to take place for the first time on Sunday, April 2 on The Level, featuring local arts and crafts, vintage stalls, and hot and cold foods. The Level Spring Market will be hosted on the eastern footpath of the park, adjacent to Lewes Road, and it’s...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 5:10 pm

3D printed sculpture will be first Hove Plinth artwork

The first sculpture on the Hove Plinth has been announced as Jonathan Wright’s Constellation – and if fundraising goes to plan, it could be in place by the end of the year. The artwork will be produced with a 3D printer, which will help bring the production time down...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 4:49 pm

Superheroes wanted to take part in city spring clean

A series of spring cleans around the city has been organised as part of this weekend’s Great British Spring Clean – and Cityclean is putting its services at the disposal of anyone wishing to organise more. Costumes ( hi-vis jackets) and equipment (gloves litter...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 3:33 pm

RMT announces 30th day of Southern strike action

The RMT has announced its 30th day of strike action for a week on Monday as train bosses warn that the disruption on the Southern service could last for two years – or more if industrial dispute is not resolved. The RMT said it would be calling a 24-hour walkout of both...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 2:46 pm

6  things you might have forgotten about previous Brighton & Hove Albion v Newcastle matches

As we eagerly await tonight’s big match here are some memories of previous Albion v Newcastle encounters. 1) The clubs first met 87 years ago this month. United won 3-0 at St James’ Park in an FA Cup tie. 2) Albion last won promotion to England’s top flight...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 1:22 pm

Strikes by Southern drivers and guards blamed for loss at train company

Financial losses at the train operator Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) have been blamed on the long-running industrial dispute with Southern drivers and guards. The losses were revealed in an announcement to the London Stock Exchange this morning (Tuesday 28 February) by the...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 11:46 am

Palm oil warning after huge nugget found in Ovingdean

Dog walkers have been told to look out for palm oil on Brighton’s beaches after a huge hunk of the toxic substance was found by a local artist near the Ovingdean Gap cafe. Stacey Manser-Knight was helping to tidy up the beach here when she came across the palm oil. She sent...
Posted On 28 Feb 2017 at 10:53 am
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