Two Brighton and Hove drugs and firearms suspects being hunted by police

Two men from Brighton and Hove who are suspected of drugs and firearms offences are being hunted by police. Sussex Police said today (Tuesday 2 January): “Police are searching for two men who are wanted for alleged firearms and drugs offences in Brighton and Hove....
Posted On 02 Jan 2018 at 8:32 pm

Storm warning – expect gusts of up to 80mph to hit Brighton and Hove

The Met Office has issued a storm warning for much of the country including Brighton and Hove. The official forecaster issued a “yellow wind warning” valid from 6pm this evening (Tuesday 2 January) until 6pm tomorrow (Wednesday 3 January). The warning said that Storm...
Posted On 02 Jan 2018 at 7:24 pm

Brighton pensioner faces court on 12 charges of child sex abuse

A Brighton pensioner is due to appear in court charged with 12 counts of child sexual abuse, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 2 January). Retired children’s home owner John Webber, 77, of Clifton Hill, Brighton, faces seven counts of indecent assault, two counts...
Posted On 02 Jan 2018 at 1:40 pm

Palmer and Harvey chief’s £3.4m loan prompts fresh questions over Hove wholesaler’s collapse

The terms of a £3.4 million loan to the former chief executive of a collapsed Hove company have prompted fresh concerns. Palmer and Harvey (P&H) went into administration with the seven-figure sum owed to the wholesaler by former boss Chris Etherington. According to the Sunday...
Posted On 02 Jan 2018 at 12:06 am