Southern strikes dent profits again

The series of strikes called by the RMT union have dented Southern profits again, according to a London Stock Exchange announcement today (Thursday 7 September). And Southern’s ultimate boss David Brown apologised to passengers as he said that “service levels” were starting to...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017 at 11:39 pm

Heritage Open Days in Brighton & Hove 7th, 8th, 9th & 10th September – What will you discover?

The days leading up to and including the second weekend in September are now of great interest to the folk of Brighton and Hove (and indeed the rest of the country) as they are Heritage Open Days. This basically is an annual celebration of England’s glorious and often...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017 at 10:54 pm

Up to 150 jobs at risk as Legal and General switches work from Hove to Birmingham

Up to 150 jobs are at risk as Legal and General moves a department dealing with general insurance from its base in Hove to Birmingham. Staff at the company’s City Park offices in The Droveway, in Hove, were told about the impending move in an email this afternoon (Thursday 7...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017 at 10:09 pm

Two women suffer serious facial injuries in attack on Brighton seafront

Two women suffered serious facial injuries when they were attacked on Brighton seafront, Sussex Police said today (Thursday 7 September). The force said: “Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault on two women in Brighton on Saturday 2 September. “The victims were...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017 at 9:39 pm

Missing woman may be in Brighton

A missing woman may be in Brighton, Sussex Police said today (Thursday 7 September). The force said: “Police are concerned for the welfare of 30-year-old Anneka Bradley, who is missing from her home in Kingsley Road, Lewes. “Anneka, who is white, 5ft 9in, slim, with...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017 at 7:43 pm

All clear as Peacehaven bomb is found to be a fuel tank

The A259 coast road has reopened after a suspected wartime bomb in Peacehaven turned out to be a fuel tank. Sussex Police said: “Shortly after 8.30am on Thursday (7 September) Explosive Ordnance Disposal experts confirmed that what was feared to be a wartime bomb on a...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017 at 8:58 am