Two lurchers treated for dehydration in Brighton and Hove

Two lurchers have been found in a similar poor state at separate times in Brighton and Hove within a week. An animal welfare officer said that they had identical conditions – dehydrated with a high temperature – although it was not yet known how they became ill. The first to be...
Posted On 03 Aug 2012 at 9:07 pm

Musician suffers broken jaw in attack outside Brighton hotel

A music student was left with a broken jaw after being attacked outside a Brighton seafront hotel. Miles Ward, 23, was talking to a busker outside the Thistle when five or six men came over and one of them kicked over the busker’s cup of change. Mr Ward, a pianist and singer,...
Posted On 02 Aug 2012 at 10:43 pm

Brighton man jailed for sexually assaulting disabled woman

A Brighton man has been jailed for three and a half years for sexually abusing a woman who is both physically disabled and mentally handicapped. Sehar Raj, 52, of Orchid View, Stanmer Heights, Hollingbury, was jailed at Lewes Crown Court after he admitted eight charges of...
Posted On 02 Aug 2012 at 10:00 pm

Crofts rejoins Brighton and Hove Albion

Andrew Crofts has rejoined Brighton and Hove Albion from Norwich City for an undisclosed fee. The 28-year-old midfielder left the Seagulls for the Canaries two years ago and completed his return this afternoon (Thursday 2 August). The Wales international has signed a three-year...
Posted On 02 Aug 2012 at 8:11 pm

Pop star Conor Maynard plays free gig in Brighton

Conor Maynard used to hang around Churchill Square in Brighton with his friends. When he went back there today (Wednesday 1 August) he was greeted with screams and cheers from a growing band of fans. The young pop star – a former Cardinal Newman pupil – put on a free acoustic...
Posted On 01 Aug 2012 at 8:02 pm

Flasher targets girls on Brighton to London train

A man exposed himself to two schoolgirls on a Brighton to London train. Detectives from the British Transport Police (BTP) have asked for help tracing the man who officers believe may have been a holidaymaker. Detective Constable Sarah Garden, the investigating officer, sai...
Posted On 01 Aug 2012 at 5:49 pm