Fire chiefs issue flood warning after spate of callouts across Brighton and Hove

Fire chiefs are reminding people to be prepared for the possibility of flooding, especially those living in areas prone to floods or properties that have flooded before. The reminder came after half a dozen overnight incidents. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said that floods...
Posted On 02 Mar 2018 at 11:18 pm

Missing German girl and man from Kent found separately in Brighton

A missing 16-year-old girl from Germany and a man from Kent have been found safe and well – separately – in Brighton, Sussex Police said. The force said: “Missing 16-year-old Lisa-Bo Schleppel, 16, from Stuttgart, Germany, and thought to be in Brighton, turned up at the...
Posted On 02 Mar 2018 at 8:42 pm

Hundreds sign petition urging better road safety at Mile Oak crash site

Hundreds of people have signed a petition calling for road safety improvements on a stretch of road where a motorcyclist was badly hurt in a crash. North Portslade councillor Peter Atkinson was joined by a Labour Party colleague, Peter Kyle, the MP for Hove, as they went...
Posted On 02 Mar 2018 at 5:06 pm

CCTV films white van man stealing bike from outside Brighton house

A closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera filmed a white van man stealing a bike from outside a house in Brighton.   Sussex Police released a still photo as they asked for the public’s help to identify the man. The force said: “A brazen thief pulled up outside a...
Posted On 02 Mar 2018 at 2:27 pm

Police ask for help to find missing Brighton man

Police have asked for the public’s help to find a missing Brighton man. Sussex Police said that 30-year-old Daniel Barber was last seen on Tuesday (27 February). The force said: “Police are extremely concerned for the wellbeing of Daniel Barber from Brighton....
Posted On 02 Mar 2018 at 2:09 pm