Five people treated in hospital after being rescued from three fires in Brighton and Hove

Five people have been treated in hospital after being rescued from three fires over the past 24 hours in Brighton and Hove. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said: “It was a busy night for East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, with three separate, serious fires and five...
Posted On 11 Jan 2018 at 7:05 pm

Police hunt Brighton man over domestic assault

Sussex Police has asked for public help to try to find a man wanted for questioning about a serious attack.   The force said: “Police are searching for Johnny Glasheen who is wanted in connection with a domestic assault. “Johnny, 34, from Brighton is well-known...
Posted On 11 Jan 2018 at 5:53 pm

Pride awards record sum to Brighton and Hove community groups

A record sum of almost £20,000 has been awarded by the Pride Social Impact Fund to community groups across Brighton and Hove. The fund said: “In what has been a record year, nearly 30 groups representing people of all ages from Mile Oak to Moulsecoomb and Saltdean to the...
Posted On 11 Jan 2018 at 3:21 pm

Flu jab take up low in Brighton and Hove among most vulnerable

The proportion of vulnerable people having the flu vaccine is low among those people in greatest danger in Brighton and Hove, health chiefs have warned. Tens of thousands lack protection, according to the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The warning came as...
Posted On 11 Jan 2018 at 11:30 am

Driver shortages blamed for 4 in 10 cancelled trains, says official report on Southern and Thameslink

Southern and Thameslink trains have been the worst performers on the rail network, according to an official report by a government watchdog. They have failed to give “long-suffering passengers” value for money while bosses and civil servants st the Department for Transport (DfT)...
Posted On 11 Jan 2018 at 1:06 am