Brighton off-licence ordered to close

A Brighton off-licence has had its licence revoked after being caught selling illicit wine and vodka. Tipple, in Queen’s Road, Brighton, was found to be selling fake Jacob’s Creek in March – and Glens vodka on which duty did not appear to have been paid. A visit...
Posted On 19 Dec 2011 at 1:37 pm

Hove trader fined for selling illicit wine and vodka

A Hove businessman has been convicted of selling fake Jacob’s Creek wine. Salvatore Capuano, 34, of Palmeira Avenue, Hove, and his company Always 4 U were found guilty of four counts of breaking trademark and food safety laws. Capuano denied the offences when he appeared before...
Posted On 19 Dec 2011 at 9:11 am

Brighton and Hove to have own TV station

Brighton and Hove is to have its own local TV station. The news was confirmed in an announcement last week by Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt. Our city is among the 20 “pioneer areas” to have local TV stations and Latest TV has been leading the bid for Brighton and Hove since the...
Posted On 19 Dec 2011 at 1:44 am

Driver fined for driving unlicensed rubbish through Brighton

A man has been fined for carrying garden waste without a licence after being stopped while driving along a Brighton street. Dean Smith was fined £500 by Brighton magistrates after he was stopped by police in Dyke Road, Brighton, in the summer. Smith, of Willows Caravan Site,...
Posted On 18 Dec 2011 at 11:01 pm

Attacker breaks man's jaw in Hove street

A thug broke a man’s jaw in a street in Hove in what Sussex Police described as an altercation. The attack happened at the southern end of Brunswick Place, Hove, last weekend, opposite the taxi rank. Detective Constable Steve Amner, from Brighton and Hove CID, said: “We are still...
Posted On 18 Dec 2011 at 2:40 am

Brighton and Hove bus driver praised for helping crash casualties

A Hove bus driver has won praise for his quick-thinking and prompt actions at the scene of what was described as a horrific crash in Brighton. Duncan Lustig-Prean was first on the scene after the head-on crash on the A259 seafront road – Marine Drive – at Roedean on Wednesday 30...
Posted On 17 Dec 2011 at 7:22 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: A paw ling referee – but Seagulls are crowd pleasers!

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Burnley 1 By Tim Hodges from the Amex. Nine-man Albion narrowly lost this afternoon in a farcical match which inspired the Albion faithful to create a unique atmosphere. Gus Poyet’s Albion incredibly threw everything at Burnley despite having...
Posted On 17 Dec 2011 at 7:10 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: First-half pantomime

The Albion are a goal down against Burnley after a sensational first half that saw ref Craig Pawson send off both Ashley Barnes and Romain Vincelot in separate incidents. At one point boss Gus Poyet left the bench in disgust only to return a short while later. Pawson left the...
Posted On 17 Dec 2011 at 3:50 pm

Albion team news

Albion: Ankergren; El Abd, Greer, Dunk, Tarricco, Bridcutt, Harley, Vincelot, LuaLua, Barnes, Mackail-Smith. Subs: Brevovan, Noone, Paynter, Navarro, Buckley.
Posted On 17 Dec 2011 at 2:43 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Albion v Burnley

The Seagulls take on Burnley at the Amex this afternoon check here for team news and goal updates throughout the afternoon.
Posted On 17 Dec 2011 at 1:57 pm