Police seek witnesses after Hove driver suffers minor injuries in A23 crash

A woman from Hove suffered minor injuries in a crash on the A23 when her car collided with another between Brighton and Crawley. Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing for witnesses after an Audi TT collided with another vehicle and overturned on the A23 at Handcross....
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 9:23 pm

Indie music legend Mark E. Smith has died today aged just 60

Tonight, I learned the extremely sad news that the unique son of Salford, Mark E. Smith, the frontman of The Fall has passed away. At this moment in time details are scant, but his manager has confirmed that Mark passed away at home this morning (Wednesday 24th January 2018...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 8:46 pm
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PINKSHINYULTRABLAST……what’s it all about?

Pinkshinyultrablast are made up of Lyubov on vocals, Rustam on synths and electronics and Roman on guitars and are in fact in my opinion Russia’s finest musical export. Luckily for us they have shared their excellent new floaty-dreampop single ‘In The Hanging Gardens’ with us,...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 8:33 pm
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Residents faced with double whammy of dug up pavements and broken street lights told to use a torch

Residents of a Brighton street who are having to walk in the road in pitch darkness because a streetlight has broken while pavements are dug up have waited for more than a week for it to be fixed. Sarah Gander and her husband have both tripped and fallen since the streetlight...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 3:04 pm

Drug dealing tip off leads to £20k of heroin and crack cocaine seizure

Police arrested a man and seized thousands of pounds worth of drugs in Brighton after a member of public called to report suspected drug dealing in the street. Prevention officers went to the scene, carried out enquiries and detained the man on suspicion of possession with intent...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 2:27 pm

Bus driver needed stitches after being punched by drunk fare dodger

A drunk fare dodger who borded a bus with a bottle punched a driver who challenged him so hard in the face the driver was left needing stitches to the inside of his eye. Police have released this CCTV image of the suspect, and have asked any witnesses to come forward. The driver...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 2:02 pm

Albion striker and his wife arrested over alleged £1.1m tax fraud

Brighton and Hove Albion striker Glenn Murray and his wife Stacey were arrested yesterday as part of an investigation into a suspected £1.1million tax fraud. HMRC today said a husband and wife were arrested at their Brighton home yesterday morning in connection with their...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 1:57 pm

Man escapes knifemen by smashing bedroom window

A quiet road was sealed off while armed police raided a flat in the early hours of this morning after a man told police he had been held there against his will at knifepoint. Firearms officers rushed to Melbourne Street, off Lewes Road in Brighton, at 1.35am after the victim, a...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 11:14 am

Could grainy CCTV footage show woman missing for two years?

Police have released CCTV footage containing a possible sighting of a woman who first went missing two years ago. An acquaintance of missing woman Fatima Mohamed-Ali believes she saw her running for a bus in Brighton 18 months after she disappeared PC Kath Nevill said: “The...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 10:41 am

Brighton school submits plans for new sports hall and all-weather pitch

A Brighton school has submitted a planning application to build a new sports hall and create an all-weather pitch. Patcham High School has put in its plans to Brighton and Hove City Council today (Wednesday 24 January). It said that it was now “one step closer to...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018 at 10:41 am
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