Woman pedestrian dies in Hove car crash

A woman died after being hit by a car in Old Shoreham Road, Hove, this afternoon (Saturday 2 September). The 86-year-old was struck by a black Toyota Celica at lunchtime and died at the scene. The 39-year-old driver of the Toyota was arrested. The accident appeared to have...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017 at 6:10 pm

Teething trouble with issuing parking permits for four new zones in Brighton

People applying for parking permits in four new zones in Brighton are being affected by teething trouble with the system being operated by Brighton and Hove City Council. The council has asked for patience as it deals with the demand having sent 9,000 letters to homes in Hanover...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017 at 1:29 pm

Suspected Brighton drug dealer arrested

Days after a reward was offered, suspected Brighton drug dealer Padodou John has been arrested. After being picked up in Portslade yesterday (Friday 1 September) he was taken to the custody centre in Crowhurst Road, Hollingbury, for questioning. Sussex Police said yesterda...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017 at 12:12 pm

Missing 15-year-old girl may be in Brighton, say police

A missing 15-year-old girl from Lancing may be in Brighton, according to Sussex Police. The force renewed an appeal for help finding her, saying: “Police are concerned for the welfare of Yasmina Atir who was reported missing on Monday (28 August). “Yasmina has a tanned complexion...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017 at 11:45 am

Missing Brighton girl, 15, found safe and well

A missing 15-year-old girl from Brighton has been found safe and well in the town. Sussex Police said: “Missing teenager Taneesha Deocampo has been found safe and well in Brighton. “Taneesha, 15, was last seen on Sunday (27 August) and she returned home in the early hours of...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017 at 11:35 am

There’s never a wobble with this Blancmange, only Waves!

British electronic band Blancmange kick off a ten date UK tour at the Concorde 2 in Brighton on Thursday 5th October in support of the forthcoming album entitled ‘Unfurnished Rooms’. I have always enjoyed the music of Blancmange ever since I purchased the seminal...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017 at 12:53 am