Homeless Brighton creates dragon sculpture on Welsh beach

A homeless man from Brighton has created a beach sculpture in Wales as he walks around the coast of Great Britain. The man – named as George, or Dr Greebers – in a BBC Wales report is using pebbles to create a dragon up to about 20ft long. George said that he had walked about...
Posted On 27 Jan 2010 at 10:03 pm

Brighton motorcyclist seriously injured in rush hour smash

A motorcyclist was badly hurt after his bike crashed with a car on Lewes Road, Brighton, in yesterday’s evening rush hour. The 30-year-old Brighton man’s leg was broken in several places after his Suzuki bike collided with a silver Toyota Corolla in the northbound...
Posted On 27 Jan 2010 at 11:27 am

​​Pitch Battle. At muddy Stockport

By Tim Hodges Stockport County 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Lowly Stockport County started this match much stronger than the Albion. County have a dreadful recent record and were still celebrating a recent nil all draw. However, both Pilkington and Partridge caused Kuipers to...
Posted On 27 Jan 2010 at 10:38 am

New karaoke bar for The Lanes?

A karaoke bar has applied to open and serve alcohol in Brighton into the early hours of the morning. Nine Rooms Karaoke has submitted the application for a licence at a new bar in Middle Street. It wants to open until 3.30am from Monday to Friday, 4am on Saturday and 12 midnight...
Posted On 27 Jan 2010 at 10:09 am

Deadline for primary school places looms

The deadline for parents to apply for a place at primary schools in Brighton and Hove is less than two weeks away. Preference forms must be submitted by Friday, February 5. The council’s cabinet member for children and families, Councillor Vanessa Brown, said: “Submitting your...
Posted On 27 Jan 2010 at 9:14 am

First Capital Connect: the movie

A nice little animated film here from commuter pressure group First Crapital Connect, which should amuse anyone stuck on the misery which is the Brighton to Bedford line.
Posted On 27 Jan 2010 at 8:44 am