Brighton & Hove Albion – Hughton confirms Baldock looks sharp in training

Brighton and Hove News caught up with Albion boss Chris Hughton this afternoon (Thursday 18 January), as the Seagulls prepare for the lunchtime kick-off against current Premier League champions Chelsea at the Amex this Saturday (20 January). Albion have been a little goal-shy of...

Two held by police investigating Kemp Town burglaries

Two people have been arrested by police investigating a series of house and flat burglaries in the Kemp Town area of Brighton. Sussex Police said this evening (Thursday 18 January): “Officers carried out a search warrant on Thursday 18 January in the city and detained a...
Posted On 18 Jan 2018 at 6:24 pm

Conservative by-election candidate insists his article supporting Enoch Powell’s anti-immigration views does not reflect his views

A politics student who is standing as a candidate for the Conservatives in the upcoming East Brighton by-election has insisted he does not agree with Enoch Powell’s after a blogpost emerged in which he said immigration has made the country unrecognisable. Mr Powell’s...
Posted On 18 Jan 2018 at 4:11 pm

Missing teenager could be in Brighton

Police are concerned for a missing teenager who hangs out in supermarkets and who they believe may be in Brighton. Yasmin Price, 15, has been missing since Saturday (January 13) when she left her home in Harold Drive, Eastbourne, at 5.30pm and hasn’t returned. Yasmin is...
Posted On 18 Jan 2018 at 3:41 pm

Appeal for cyclist to come forward after boy left with fractured skull

A cyclist is thought to have been involved in an accident which left a boy with a fractured skull in Brighton yesterday. The 14-year-old schoolboy was groggy and confused following the incident on the Upper Lewes Road but told police officers he thought he had been hit by a bike....
Posted On 18 Jan 2018 at 1:57 pm

New kennels for strays could help save dogs’ lives

A new council-run kennels for stray dogs would stop animals being put under stress by ferrying them to and from Crawley or Hailsham – and free up time for officers to work with badly behaved abandoned dogs and save them from being put down. The city council currently...
Posted On 18 Jan 2018 at 11:36 am

Brighton student left with serious head injuries after seafront attack

Police in Brighton are seeking witnesses to an incident on the seafront which left a young man with serious head injuries. Just after 7am on Sunday (14 January) the 19-year-old student from Brighton was attacked on the Lower Esplanade near to the Arch nightclub. Police believe...
Posted On 18 Jan 2018 at 10:56 am

Police target Brighton motorbike thieves

Police are targeting motorbike thieves operating in Brighton. Sussex Police said: “Police have launched an operation to tackle a rising number of moped and motorbike thefts in East Brighton. “Prevention officers are running Operation Handlebars in a bid to identify...
Posted On 18 Jan 2018 at 10:18 am

Rent cuts for thousands of Brighton and Hove council tenants backed by housing committee

A 1 per cent rent cut for thousands of council tenants in Brighton and Hove has been supported by the council’s Housing and New Homes Committee. The rent cut – for the third year running – is government policy. It will mean an average reduction of 84p a week...
Posted On 18 Jan 2018 at 12:28 am