Brighton Marina planning inquiry opens

The Brighton Marina planning inquiry started this morning. A government-appointed planning inspector will decide whether the developer Explore Living and its business partner X-Leisure should be allowed to build nearly 1,300 flats at the Marina. The inquiry is open to the public...
Posted On 03 Nov 2009 at 2:57 pm

Police release CCTV image of Kemp Town knifepoint raid suspect

Police have issued this CCTV image of a man they would like to talk to in connection with a knifepoint robbery in Kemp Town on Thursday evening. The raid took place about about 7.20pm at Ladbrokes betting shop in Arundel Road, Brighton. The man fled after staff handed over cash....
Posted On 02 Nov 2009 at 8:08 pm

Halloween round-up: Rocky Horror record broken and zombies crawl over city

Brighton celebrated Halloween in style yesterday with two ghoulish events attracting thousands of people to the city. The world record for the biggest ever Time Warp dance from the Rocky Horror Show was broken by 1,570 fans. They were joined by the musical’s creator Richard...
Posted On 01 Nov 2009 at 10:51 pm

Albion sack Slade as manager

Brighton and Hove Albion have sacked manager Russell Slade after a poor start to the season.
Posted On 01 Nov 2009 at 10:46 pm

University performs well in European rankings

Sussex University has performed well in independent European rankings at the same time as students are speaking out against the latest threat to the number of degree courses on offer.
Posted On 01 Nov 2009 at 10:14 pm

In pictures and video: London to Brighton Veteran Car Run 2009

Hundreds of our fine four fendered friends chugged into town today with the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run 2009. Organisers estimate nearly 500 classic cars made the 60-mile run from London’s Hyde Park to Brighton sea front. In a statement, they said: “Despite the...
Posted On 01 Nov 2009 at 10:09 pm