Big Mouth Strikes Again!

MORRISSEY – BRIGHTON CENTRE 3.3.18 The last time I saw Morrissey live, he was storming off the stage at Finsbury Park on a sultry August afternoon back in 1992, having been struck by a bottle of something quite disgusting, whilst somewhat bizarrely supporting Madness on...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018 at 6:46 pm

Brighton hospital declares critical incident as cold snap blamed for surge in patients

A surge in patients in the cold snap has spurred Brighton hospital bosses to declare a “critical incident”. Nearly 500 patients turned up at the Royal Sussex County Hospital at the weekend – but it’s not just the numbers, it’s also the severity and...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018 at 5:41 pm

Sob story fraudster doorknocks Hove residents

A suspected conman with a sob story about needing cash to get home is believed to have been up to his old tricks yesterday in the same area he conned people out of more than £80. Police have issued a warning about the man after receiving several reports he had knocked on doors in...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018 at 4:11 pm

Life savers, best carers, most dedicated staff … Who are our Brighton hospital stars?

Who went the extra mile? Who gave truly compassionate care? Who are our hospital heroes here in Brighton and Hove? Health chiefs are getting ready to recognise outstanding care in 10 separate categories at the Patient First Star Awards. Nominations have opened as hospital bosses...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018 at 2:31 pm

Brighton rape case detectives pin hopes on security camera pictures

Pictures captured by a security camera could prove crucial as detectives try to catch a rapist who attacked a woman in the Patcham area of Brighton. Sussex Police said: “Detectives are hoping this man may have vital information in connection with a rape in Brighton last...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018 at 12:28 pm

Two boys from Brighton, 14 and 15, arrested over Waitrose stabbing

Two schoolboys from Brighton have been arrested over the stabbing of a 16-year-old outside a Waitrose supermarket branch. The 14 and 15-year-old were arrested this morning (Monday 5 March) and are currently in custody. Sussex Police said: “Police investigating the stabbing...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018 at 11:56 am

Transport Minister visits Brighton and Hove bus company

Transport Minister Nusrat Ghani visited Brighton and Hove Buses to find out how the award-winning company has been cutting pollution and improving accessibility. The minister, who is also the MP for the Sussex seat of Wealden, spent a couple of hours with bus bosses on Friday (2...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018 at 11:39 am