New doctors’ surgery approved for 12,000 Brighton patients

A new doctors’ surgery has been approved for 12,000 patients in Brighton, with the council and NHS joining forces to spend £1.6 million developing and fitting out the premises. The building, owned by Brighton and Hove City Council, will be let to Ardingly Court Surgery, which is...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017 at 8:57 pm

Bid to create UK’s first community live music pub launched

Another bid to save a community pub in Brighton has been launched by residents who want to turn it into the first live music community pub in the country. The Greys in Southover Street has been put up for sale by Enterprise Inns, the latest in their portfolio to go on the market,...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017 at 2:57 pm

Two teenage boys from Brighton arrested after BMW crash

Two teenage boys from Brighton have been arrested after a BMW crashed after a police chase on Tuesday night (11 July). Sussex Police said: “At about 2.12am on Tuesday, police on patrol in Lewes Road, Brighton, became aware of a blue BMW 3 Series with a defective headligh...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017 at 2:56 pm

Keeper signs four-year deal with Brighton and Hove Albion

Brighton and Hove Albion have agreed a new four-year contract with 21-year-old goalkeeper Christian Walton, the club said yesterday (Wednesday 12 July). Albion boss Chris Hughton said: “We are delighted Christian has committed long term to the club as he has a very bright future...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017 at 2:52 pm

Fresh Southern strike announcement follows fine for delays

The owners of Southern Rail have been fined £13.4million by the government for the 18 months of chaos commuters have had to put up with after the government said it was partly to blame for delays. But fresh delays look likely as the Aslef union – which represents most...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017 at 2:29 pm

Coldplay Cardiff – Cold(andwet)play Cardiff more like!

Coldplay, Cardiff Principality Stadium, Wales 11.7.17 At last! We were finally off to the capital of Wales to see Coldplay in concert. My wife is an avid fan of theirs and so we made a couple of days of it. In fact, we would have stayed longer if I had only immediately booked a...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017 at 1:29 pm

Pastor guilty of vicious stranger attack on lone woman in Brighton

A town pastor described as a “wolf in sheep’s clothing” has been found guilty of a vicious unprovoked attack on a woman walking home in Brighton last summer. This is the third such attack Stephen Jay, 58, from Ipswich has been accused of – but the first...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017 at 11:33 am

Brighton and Hove Albion sign Austrian international defender

The Albion have made another addition to their Premier League squad by signing 30-year-old Austrian full back Markus Suttner from Bundesliga team Ingolstatd 04. The fee is thought to be in the region of £4 million. Suttner joined his new team-mates at their Austrian training camp...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017 at 10:34 am