Man remanded for sentencing for burglaries in Brighton and Hove

A man has been charged with burgling a house in Hove and remanded in custody. Barrie Williamson, 48, of no fixed address, admitted breaking into the house in Hangleton Road, Hove, on Monday 19 September. He also admitted burgling three other houses in Eastbourne, Seaford and...
Posted On 02 Feb 2012 at 8:51 pm

Owner ordered to repair neglected Brighton building

The owner of a neglected building in the heart of Brighton has been ordered to carry out repairs. Sergios Papadopoulos has been told to improve the condition and appearance of 26 Richmond Place in the Valley Gardens Conservation Area, according to Brighton and Hove City Council....
Posted On 02 Feb 2012 at 8:24 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion : Poyet – Not a good time to play Leicester!

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Briefing. Gus Poyet said this morning that he would go back to Leeds anytime, but of course not right now. The Albion boss was commenting on the departure of Simon Grayson. Adding that he thought Leeds were a great club, but he thought Ken Bates...
Posted On 02 Feb 2012 at 11:45 am

Brighton registrar to tackle world’s toughest race

Brighton orthopaedic surgeon Sam Weston-Simons is the first to admit that he’s not a natural athlete. The 31-year-old registrar would even go so far as to say: “I was a fat lad!” Mind you, he’s shifted quite a few pounds since then as he prepares for what has been described as...
Posted On 01 Feb 2012 at 2:41 pm

Senior Brighton police officer takes up town hall post

Football fans are used to the idea of players on loan. Brighton and Hove Albion signed Steve Harper on loan from Newcastle in the autumn and Gonzalo Jara Reyes from West Bromwich Albion. Now the idea has been taken up in a different field as the public sector tries to improve the...
Posted On 01 Feb 2012 at 11:39 am

Traffic police crack down in Brighton and Hove

Traffic police have been busy in Brighton and Hove over the past few weeks. Officers on motorbikes were stopping people on Brighton seafront yesterday (Tuesday 31 January). And a few weeks ago Sussex Police said that 38 drivers were stopped in Hove in just two hours either for...
Posted On 01 Feb 2012 at 12:36 am