Hove man jailed for domestic violence after attacking his partner and her mother

A Hove man has been jailed for 10 weeks after hitting his partner and her mother in the face. Dean Jackson attacked Paige and Katrina Butterfield in Spring Gardens, Brighton, on Sunday (12 November). Jackson breached a recently imposed domestic violence prevention order (DVPO)...
Posted On 16 Nov 2017 at 6:53 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion striker signs new deal

Brighton and Hove Albion striker Tomer Hemed has agreed an 18-month extension to his contract. The deal will keep the Israel international at the club until June 2019. The 30-year-old signed the contract extension earlier today (Thursday 16 November). Albion manager Chris Hughton...
Posted On 16 Nov 2017 at 6:15 pm

Council plans legal action against owner of Marlborough House after repairs notice ignored

The owner of one of Brighton’s finest Regency homes could face legal action for painting it without permission. Tony Antoniades was given permission to restore the Grade I listed Marlborough House in the Old Steine to its original residential use in 2015, ten years after...
Posted On 16 Nov 2017 at 3:03 pm

OMD blown away by Sussex concert crowd reaction

ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK (OMD) & TINY MAGNETIC PETS – DE LA WARR, PAVILION, BEXHILL-ON-SEA 15th NOVEMBER 2017 Tonight, the superb Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark are back in Sussex and astonishingly they are performing their very first ever concert at the...
Posted On 16 Nov 2017 at 1:05 pm
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Brighton man posts £9k cheque to Madeira Terraces fundraiser after getting flyer through door

A Brighton man was so moved by a flyer through his door pleading for donations to the Save Madeira Terraces crowdfunder, he put a personal cheque for £9,000 in the post. Raymond Brill’s pledge was added to the fundraising total today, bringing the amount pledged to over 75%...
Posted On 16 Nov 2017 at 10:13 am

Man referred to social services after women followed through park

A man has been referred to social services after women reported they had been followed around Queen’s Park by an oddly-behaving stranger. The man was first seen in the park in September, when one woman was followed by him on two occasions, the second time up to the...
Posted On 16 Nov 2017 at 9:05 am