Brighton alert for murder suspect

A murder suspect may have fled to Brighton after a mother and her baby daughter were found dead. Detectives from Hampshire said that suspect Anthony Marsh, 21, had taken the train to Brighton before. They warned the public not to approach him as they say he may be dangerous and...
Posted On 28 Feb 2010 at 8:59 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion: Glee for two!

At last! And now the depressing Withdean winter months have passed, Albion have their first home league win since October 13 last year, when Russell Slade’s not so merry men overcame Gillingham.
Posted On 28 Feb 2010 at 7:25 pm

Sussex University expects big rise in postgraduates

Sussex University is expecting a big rise in the number of postgraduate degree students when the next academic year starts in the autumn. The university has offered places to 44 per cent more applicants than for the current year. The rise in offers to students from abroad is up...
Posted On 27 Feb 2010 at 10:38 pm

Brighton beach memory loss man identified

The man found on a Brighton beach in a pin-striped suit and unable to remember who he was has been identified, according to Sussex Police. He was found two weeks ago but officers had been unable to identify him until he was pictured in the media. After seeing his picture, a woman...
Posted On 27 Feb 2010 at 12:12 am

Brighton on flood alert as rain, storms and spring tides coincide

Brighton and Hove emergency planning officers are ready to evacuate seafront homes on Sunday if the forecast of storms and a spring tide spell disaster. The emergency planners, from Brighton and Hove City Council, began preparing to move swiftly at the weekend after a series of...
Posted On 26 Feb 2010 at 11:59 pm

Southern Water to charge more in the summer

People living in Brighton and Hove face paying more to Southern Water in the summer months. The company plans to use seasonal tariffs to try to preserve water supplies over the summer. Customers in Hampshire will be the first to pay the higher summer charge when new water meters...
Posted On 26 Feb 2010 at 12:21 pm

Mystery of Brighton beach memory loss man

An appeal has been launched to solve the mystery of a pin-stripe suited man found on Brighton beach who cannot remember who he is. The young manwas found apparently unconscious on the beach between the Palace Pier and Brighton Marina by passers-by on the afternoon of Friday,...
Posted On 25 Feb 2010 at 6:13 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion: Happy Valley!

By Tim Hodges Charlton Athletic 1 – Brighton & Hove Albion 2  After cautiously shuffling his pack for the last few weeks, it was two enforced changes that proved pivotal in Gus Poyet’s Albion getting a much needed league win. Both teams set their stall out early on. Forster...
Posted On 25 Feb 2010 at 6:05 pm

Three in four agree with assisted suicide, poll shows

More than three quarters of Brighton and Hove residents say they support assisted suicide for the terminally ill, a new poll reveals. And about two thirds say they would also support it in cases where elderly people are suffering from serious but not terminal illness. Meanwhile,...
Posted On 25 Feb 2010 at 2:21 pm

Last chance for Brighton and Hove's rainbow alliance?

A last-ditch attempt to salvage the rainbow alliance’s hold over Brighton and Hove City Council has been proposed by the Labour Party. Earlier this week, the two-month-old agreement between the council’s Green, Labour and Liberal Democrat parties seemed to be in...
Posted On 25 Feb 2010 at 10:40 am