Masonic dodge – Ref turns down clear Albion penalty as Seagulls draw 2-2 with Stoke

Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Stoke City 2 Albion were held by a resolute Stoke City who had only two players under 6ft tall on the pitch at any one time. But it was referee Lee Mason who made a giant spectacle of himself, turning down a clear Albion penalty in the first half. The...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 11:05 pm

Vegetarian shoes? A hundred vegan runners pick up the pace at the Brighton 10k

A hundred vegan runners took part in the Brighton 10k yesterday (Sunday 19 November) as part of a weekend of activities in the town. Their club – Vegan Runners – even held an official “race within a race” during the popular seafront run which attracted almost 2,000 participants....
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 9:45 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Stoke City 2

Albion trail to Stoke by two goals to one at half time at the Amex this evening (Monday 20 November). The German-born Cameroon international striker Maxim Choupo-Moting put Stoke ahead on the half hour. Justice was restored as Albion’s Pascal Gross equalised two minutes...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 8:55 pm

Blue Hawaii spread their ‘Tenderness’ in Brighton

BLUE HAWAII – THE JOKER, BRIGHTON 19th NOVEMBER 2017 Tonight, (Sunday 19th November) The Joker on Preston Circus in Brighton swayed to the electronic funky beats of Blue Hawaii. Not aware who Blue Hawaii are, well it’s the creative work of songwriting, production and DJ...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 6:07 pm
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Community groups invited to bid for help from Pride Social Impact Fund

Community groups and good causes across Brighton and Hove are being invited to bid for grants from the Pride Social Impact Fund. They have until the end of the month to submit a bid for a grant, with the organisers saying: “For one weekend every year, hundreds of thousands of...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 5:49 pm

Police appeal for sightings of barefoot missing man

UPDATE: Oliver was found safe and well in Brighton on Monday afternoon. Police are concerned for the wellbeing of Oliver Sells who has been missing from the Brighton area since the early hours of this morning. Oliver, 20, from Lewes is a white man, 5ft 11in, of large build, with...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 2:28 pm

Dog rescued from house fire

A dog was rescued from a house blaze by firefighters in the early hours of yesterday morning. Crews from both Preston Circus and Hove fire stations were called to the house in Hertford Road, Brighton, at 2.21am, after a fire broke out on the ground floor of the house. They used...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 1:29 pm

Firefighters rescue people from four different lifts over the weekend

Brighton and Hove firefighters were called to rescue people from lifts four times over the weekend. The first lift breakdown was on Saturday morning at one of the hotels on Kings Road. Crews from Brighton and Roedean were called at 9.27am and rescued four people from the lift....
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 12:20 pm

Passers-by lift car off boy after he’s dragged along road

A young boy was freed by two passing men after being hit by a car and dragged along the road underneath it yesterday afternoon. The 10-year-old boy, was crossing the road with a friend when the crash happened on Elm Grove, at about 2.50pm. The boy, who was conscious, was taken to...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 11:53 am

King’s House office reuse project wins international award

A project which saw 150 tonnes of unwanted office equipment re-used and given a new lease of life has achieved international recognition. Brighton and Hove City Council was shortlisted in the prestigious EUROCITIES awards for its pioneering Office Re-use Project, along with...
Posted On 20 Nov 2017 at 11:01 am