West Pier transformed by light show

The West Pier has been illuminated by a light show two nights running, prompting online speculation about the reason for the display. The pier was lit up last night (Thursday 6 July) and the night before, with Facebook user Andy Garner posting colourful photographs of the...
Posted On 07 Jul 2017 at 7:34 pm

Missing girl may be in Brighton

Police have asked the public for help to find a missing girl who may be in Brighton. Sussex Police said: “Police are concerned for Bonnie Rose May Clarke who has gone missing from Southwick. “The 17-year-old had been visiting family in Southwick on Friday (30 June) but didn’t...
Posted On 07 Jul 2017 at 6:17 pm

Brighton and Hove drink drivers banned and fined

Eight people from the Brighton and Hove area have been banned from the road for drink driving – so far – during the annual summer crackdown by Sussex Police. Claire Simmons, 44, unemployed, of Sunninghill Avenue, Hangleton, was arrested for driving her Citroen C3 while over the...
Posted On 07 Jul 2017 at 5:48 pm

Tesco evacuated as delivery lorry catches fire

Staff and customers were evacuated from the Tesco supermarket in Church Road, Hove, at lunchtime today (Friday 7 July) after a delivery lorry caught fire outside. The evacuation was a described as a temporary precaution given how close the lorry was to the back of the busy store....
Posted On 07 Jul 2017 at 2:40 pm

Brighton’s new hospital trust bosses celebrate top prize at Patient Safety Awards

Leading members of the new board at Brighton’s main hospital trust have been celebrating winning a top prize at the annual Patient Safety Awards. They picked up the prize for Best Organisation on behalf of Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust at the awards organised by the HSJ...
Posted On 07 Jul 2017 at 10:43 am

Missing Brighton doctor has been found

A doctor from Brighton who was reported missing yesterday (Thursday 6 July) was found in the early hours of this morning (Friday 7 July). Sussex Police said: “Lauren Young, reported missing from Brighton on Thursday 6 July, has been found. “The 32-year-old was located in...
Posted On 07 Jul 2017 at 10:13 am