Two people treated after breathing in fumes as Brighton firefighters tackle blaze in West Street

Two people were treated after they breathed in fumes when a first-floor flat caught fire in West Street, Brighton, yesterday (Thursday 27 July). East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said that it was called out to deal with the blaze in a three-floor block of flats just before...
Posted On 28 Jul 2017 at 11:04 pm

Police appeal for help to find missing Portslade man

Police have issued a public appeal to find a missing man from Portslade who officers believe may be sleeping rough. Sussex Police said this evening (Friday 28 July): “Police are very concerned for the safety and welfare of Mark Cawfield, 43, who has not been heard from since...
Posted On 28 Jul 2017 at 10:40 pm

Brighton ‘wheeler dealer’ and corrupt prison officers jailed for smuggling drugs and phones into Lewes

A Brighton “wheeler dealer” and two corrupt prison officers were among 10 people sentenced today for conspiring to smuggle drugs and phones into Lewes Prison. Daniel Sallis, 31, an unemployed scaffolder, of Bexhill Road, Woodingdean, was jailed for five years. He was a prison...
Posted On 28 Jul 2017 at 7:33 pm

A new front in the battle for a better Brighton and Hove

Change is happening on our seafront. Investment in new and old, in our heritage and our economy, is gathering pace. This week we launched the crowdfunding campaign to begin the restoration of the Madeira Terraces. Being able to demonstrate real public commitment and support for...
Posted On 28 Jul 2017 at 6:01 am