Student sentenced for bringing hundreds of nitrous oxide canisters to sell at festival in Brighton

A student who brought more than 200 canisters of nitrous oxide to a pop festival in Brighton has been given a suspended prison sentence. Sussex Police said: “A geography student from Wood Green, London, was sentenced to six months’ imprisonment, suspended for 18...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017 at 5:29 pm

Brighton bike share scheme to go live in nine days’ time

The Brighton bike share scheme is to go live in nine days’ time on Friday 1 September. More than 30 of the 50 docking stations are expected to be in place by the official launch date with the rest being fitted throughout September. The scheme’s 450 bikes are the first in Britain...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017 at 3:22 pm

Bonfire warning after backyard blaze in Hove

Fire safety chiefs have issued a warning about bonfires after a backyard blaze in Hove yesterday evening (Tuesday 22 August). East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said that it sent firefighters from Hove to Burwash Road, in Hangleton, shortly before 6.30pm. The fire service sai...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017 at 11:51 am

Missing Brighton woman found safe

A woman who was reported missing in Brighton a month ago has been found safe and well. Sussex Police said: “French woman Anissa Moktharia, 22, reported missing in Brighton on Sunday 23 July, has been found safe and well. “She was located in the city at 4am on Tuesday 22 Augus...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017 at 11:21 am