Crash investigators name pedestrian killed in Brighton today

Crash investigators have released the name of the pedestrian killed in Brighton in a collision with a Sussex Police car this morning (Friday 25 August). The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) said that the man who died was David Ormesher, 79, from Poole, in Dorset....
Posted On 25 Aug 2017 at 7:48 pm

Cocaine dealer jailed after being caught with half-kilo stash in Brighton

A drug dealer has been jailed after being caught with a half-kilo stash of cocaine in Brighton. Sussex Police said: “Half a kilo of cocaine was taken off the streets after police discovered it in hidden in a carpet cleaner in the boot of a car. “The car, a black Lexus IS220D, was...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017 at 7:36 pm

Striker’s transfer to Brighton and Hove Albion falls through

Ghanaian striker Raphael Dwamena’s transfer to Brighton and Hove Albion has fallen through after he failed his medical with the club. Albion said this evening (Friday 25 August): “Brighton and Hove Albion have withdrawn from the potential transfer Raphael Dwamena after the player...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017 at 7:16 pm

Police watchdog to investigate fatal Brighton crash

Witnesses to the fatal crash in Brighton early today are being sought by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC). The man – a pedestrian – died after he was hit by a Sussex Police car in Devonshire Place, Brighton, at about 12.50am today (Friday 25 August). It is not...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017 at 3:29 pm

Energy firm offers free home insulation in Brighton and Hove

Energy firm Eon is offering free home insulation potentially worth £1,000 for families, landlords and individuals across Brighton and Hove. The cavity wall insulation and loft insulation deals are usually available for people on low incomes who live in their own home or in a...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017 at 3:16 pm

Police concerned for missing Brighton woman

Police are concerned for a missing Brighton woman Gillian Affleck. She was last seen at her home in Brighton yesterday (Thursday 24 August). Sussex Police said: “Gillian, 50, is 5ft 6in, of medium build and with shoulder-length brown hair. “She was last seen wearing a thin blue...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017 at 12:25 pm

Pedestrian dies after being hit by police car in Brighton

A pedestrian has died after being hit by a police car in Brighton in the early hours of this morning (Friday 25 August). The man died at the scene despite attempts to save him, with medics from the South East Coast Ambulance Service and the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017 at 12:13 pm