Missing Hove boy found safe and well

A missing 14-year-old boy from Hove has been found safe and well, Sussex Police said today (Thursday 12 October). The force said: “14-year-old Hove boy Zen Daniels who had been missing from home since (Wednesday) 4 October has been found safe and well in Brighton. “Police had...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 11:07 pm

The Travelling Band Brighton concert of interest to Tom Petty fans?

Manchester’s The Travelling Band will tour their recently released album, ‘SAILS’, throughout the UK next month, with the opening gig on Wednesday 1st November at The Prince Albert in Brighton. Focused around the songwriting talents and production skills of Jo...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 7:08 pm
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Brighton and Hove council to merge with NHS commissioning body

Brighton and Hove City Council is to merge with the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The two organisations will set up a Health and Social Care Integration Board which will spend its first year operating as a “shadow organisation” – paving the way for a full...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 6:29 pm

Brighton rapist who branded his six victims ‘silly girls’ jailed for 18 years

A man who raped six girls – one as young as 12 –  but told police they were “silly girls  who need sorting out” was jailed for 18 years this afternoon. Lewes Harby, 20, first began his series of sex attacks when he repeatedly raped a 12-year-old girl,...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 5:36 pm

Police appeal for help to catch wanted Brighton burglary suspect

A teenager suspected of breaking into three homes is being hunted by Sussex Police. And today (Thursday 12 October) the force issued a public appeal for help tracing Joseph Randall, also known as Joe. Sussex Police said: “Police in Brighton are searching for 18-year old Joseph...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 5:25 pm

Three schoolboys arrested after man, 31, attacked in Brighton street in the early hours

Three schoolboys have been arrested after a 31-year-old man was attacked in a street in the centre of Brighton in the early hours of the morning. Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing for witnesses to a night-time street attack in Brighton. “The victim, a 31-year old Brighton...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 5:05 pm

Bike hub removed after resident complains about noise

One of the new bike share docking hubs was removed this week after a resident complained about bikes taking up the pavement and riders making noise at night. Since the BTN BikeShare was launched on September 1, an average of 800 journeys have been made every day, with 50,000...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 5:03 pm

Snails to trail in Snowdog footsteps this winter 

A trail of snails will be following in the footsteps of last year’s Snowdogs to raise money for Martlets Hospice. Fatboy Slim unveiled three giant snails, two uniquely decorated by artists, before an invited audience of businesses, artists and community groups at the...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 4:16 pm

Fourth teenager arrested in Brighton pick-up truck attempted murder case

A fourth teenager has been arrested in the Brighton pick-up truck attempted murder case. The 15-year-old has been bailed until next month by Sussex Police while the victim remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition. The victim was run over by a black Ford Ranger which...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 2:29 pm

Hove sixth forms to merge

Two Hove sixth forms are to merge after working together over the past two years. Blatchington Mill and Hove Park are to combine their sixth forms and operate the new college from Hove Park’s premises. Letters have been sent to parents and the new sixth form will take its first...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017 at 2:01 pm
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