The butterflies of Brighton and Hove – exclusive report Part 4: Moulsecoomb & Bevendean

This is part 4 of an exclusive report specially commissioned by Brighton & Hove News on the butterflies of our city and so you may wish to save all of the parts for future reference! Brighton and Hove Butterfly Sites – Moulsecoomb: Wild Park LNR – including...

Brighton Dome gets Blue Plaque to mark Abba winning Eurovision Song Contest

I was just 11 years old when our city hosted the Eurovision Song Contest on 6 April 1974 and I can remember watching it on TV with my parents. On hearing Waterloo by Abba, I knew that they would win it because it was instantly catchy and better than the rest. But I had no idea...
Posted On 16 Jun 2017 at 7:15 pm

Brighton hit and run death driver jailed

A driver has been jailed for killing a 78-year-old man in a hit and run crash after racing a friend through the streets of Brighton at high speed. Gavin Dawes, 33, was sentenced to nine years for causing the death of a much-loved Brighton man, Jonos Sasvari, known as Hungarian...
Posted On 16 Jun 2017 at 2:48 pm

Arsonists target Brighton church

An arsonist or arsonists are believed to have started a fire at a Brighton church last night (Thursday 15 June). East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said: “At 9.34pm, one fire engine from Roedean, two from Preston Circus and the aerial ladder platform from Preston Circus were...
Posted On 16 Jun 2017 at 10:10 am