Seagulls stun Brum – Brighton & Hove Albion take another giant step towards Premier League

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Birmingham City 1 Albion have at least one foot and maybe two toes in the Premier League after brushing aside Birmingham at the Amex. After Chris Hughton emphasised to Brighton and Hove News the importance of an early goal...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 11:32 pm

999 crews tackle two tumble dryer fires in Brighton in just over 12 hours

Fire chiefs are urging tumble dryer owners to pay heed to electrical safety advice after crews were called out to two incidents in just over 12 hours. The advice follows a number of tumble dryer fires over the past few years and some product recalls by manufacturers. At about...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 10:41 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges 

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Birmingham City 0 Albion lead after a first minute goal from Glenn Murray – his 20th of the season. Bruno Saltor, Beram Kayal and Anthony Knockaert were all involved in a slick and precise build up that stunned City. Craig Gardner hit the bar...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 8:46 pm

Hemed, Bruno, Bong and March all start for Brighton & Hove Albion 

Brighton and Hove Albion make four changes to the team that beat Blackburn Rovers at the Amex on Saturday (1 April) as they host Birmingham City this evening (Tuesday 4 April). Tomer Hemed, Bruno Saltor, Solly March and Gaetan Bong come in for Liam Rosenior, Jiri Skalak, Chuba...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 7:46 pm

Long-serving Brighton community worker retires

By Lyndsey Haskell Long-serving community worker Liz Lee has retired after nine years helping the people of Hollingdean through her work with the Trust for Developing Communities . With a background in hotel management, festival catering and as a councillor in Lewes, Liz Lee was...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 6:24 pm

5 things we found out from Brighton & Hove Albion’s Anthony Knockaert 

Brighton and Hove News caught up with Brighton and Hove Albion’s French superstar yesterday morning (Monday 3 April) and here are a few of the things he told us. 1) Knockaert revealed that he and the other Albion players saw Burton Albion’s crucial late goal against...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 5:35 pm

Crown Prosecution Service rules out election fraud case against police commissioner

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said that it would not be taking the Sussex police and crime commissioner Katy Bourne to court for election fraud. A file was sent to the CPS by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) after it was alleged that Mrs Bourne made a...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 5:08 pm

Churchill Square evacuated after car catches fire

Churchill Square has been evacuated this afternoon after a fire broke out in the car park. Firefighters were called to the blaze in the car park at 4.35pm and are currently on the scene, a spokeswoman for East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service confirmed. Several people have tweeted...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 4:58 pm

Lucky escape for speeding drivers as road safety chiefs prepare to issue first fines from new seafront cameras

Results from the new average speed camera on Marine Parade show that 99 per cent of drivers are not speeding – but the 1 per cent who are will escape a fine for the time being. The cameras were switched on last Tuesday, but the Sussex Safer Roads Partnership said today that...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 4:51 pm

Wanted former prisoner from Brighton arrested by police

A wanted former prisoner from Brighton has been arrested by Sussex Police, the force said yesterday (Monday 3 April). Aaron Barrett, 26, was wanted for recall to prison for breaking the terms of his release licence. Barrett was jailed for 13 months at Lewes Crown Court in July...
Posted On 04 Apr 2017 at 4:49 pm
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