Hove man missing for almost a week

A man from Hove has been missing for almost a week, Sussex Police said. The force said: “Police are growing concerned for the welfare of Jerome Myrie who is missing from Hove. “Jerome, 50, was last seen around 11.30am on Friday (23 March) in Brighton. “He is...
Posted On 29 Mar 2018 at 11:50 pm

Brighton teenager given second chance at India’s ‘Eton’ for TV experiment

A teenager from Brighton was given a second chance to gain some basic qualifications with six months at the Indian equivalent of Eton for a television experiment. Jake, 18 at the time of filming, was shown skateboarding in Brighton before flying out to the Doon School, in...
Posted On 29 Mar 2018 at 11:06 pm

Political parties unite to resolve school places row over ‘the misplaced 38’

Dozens of children and parents had a lesson in local democracy this afternoon after councillors from all three political parties united to find school places for “the misplaced 38”. All 38 children live in the catchment area for Dorothy Stringer and Varndean secondary schools, in...
Posted On 29 Mar 2018 at 6:30 pm

Fazerdaze has unfortunately cancelled her forthcoming tour

UPDATE – MESSAGE FROM AMELIA FROM FAZERDAZE: Hello Everyone, I’m sorry to say that I have decided to cancel the up and coming UK and Germany shows. This has been a very difficult decision to make, but for my own health/wellbeing I need to take a break from touring and work...
Posted On 29 Mar 2018 at 5:52 pm

Portslade Station’s friendly coffee van man finally kicked off pitch after 12 years

A trader who has sold Portslade commuters their morning fix of coffee from his van is to be evicted after 12 years. Tony Beck, 58, has survived previous moves to stop him trading at Portslade Station – but this time, he has been given 28 days to leave the forecourt....
Posted On 29 Mar 2018 at 3:00 pm

Builders to finish Volk’s staircase in nick of time

Work to complete the staircase by the revamped Volk’s Railway will be completed just in time for its grand opening tomorrow. Builders downed tools halfway through finishing the railings last month because they didn’t have the necessary fixings. But with just hours to...
Posted On 29 Mar 2018 at 1:44 pm

Bad weather and £1.3m revamp dent Palace Pier owner’s profits

Palace Pier boss Luke Johnson blamed poor weather and the £1.3 million cost of revamping Horatio’s Bar and the Palm Court restaurant for a dip in half-year profits. The company, the Brighton Pier Group, reported a drop in turnover and pre-tax profit in the six months to...
Posted On 29 Mar 2018 at 4:01 am