Visit your local Windmill for National Mills Weekend – Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th May.

National Mills Weekend is the annual festival of our milling heritage and provides everyone of all ages with a fantastic opportunity to visit mills, many of which are not usually or rarely open to the public, including those in and around the Brighton area Some mills work as...
Posted On 05 May 2017 at 11:02 pm

Winter was dry but Southern Water says we’re safe from a hosepipe ban – for now

The winter months were drier than average but recent rainfall has meant that a hosepipe ban is looking unlikely at the moment. Southern remains keen to encourage people to use water wisely as it keeps a watching brief on supply levels. The company said: “The winter of 2016-17 was...
Posted On 05 May 2017 at 9:09 pm

Hove doctor held on child sex charges

A doctor from Hove has been brought before a court on child sex charges, the Daily Mail reported. The newspaper said that Clive Cressy, 68, was arrested for “abusing girls as young as 12” and remanded to await trial by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court in Cambodia. Cressy was...
Posted On 05 May 2017 at 7:55 pm

Could you race to the rescue of Brighton’s best-known children’s charity?

Sick children’s charity Rockinghorse is urging people in Brighton and Hove to get in touch with their inner hero for a Super Sunday fun run in a fortnight’s time. The charity said: “Reveal your inner super hero and take part in Hove’s Super Sunday fun run on Sunday 21 May in aid...
Posted On 05 May 2017 at 3:41 pm

Man jailed for life for raping Brighton woman

A man has been jailed for life for raping two women – one of them from Brighton – and three sexual assaults. Delivery driver Khtushar Arifin, 33, was jailed at Lewes Crown Court on Wednesday (3 May) by Judge Shani Barnes, the honorary recorder of Brighton and Hove. When he raped...
Posted On 05 May 2017 at 3:01 pm

Police hunt man over Peacehaven stabbing

Police are hunting for a man over a stabbing in the Peacehaven area. Sussex Police said: “Detectives investigating the stabbing of a man in Peacehaven want to speak to Mitchell Gardner-Whiles in connection with the incident. “A 22-year-old man sustained leg injuries while he was...
Posted On 05 May 2017 at 11:20 am