Brighton & Hove Albion: Buckley brace lynches Huddersfield

By Tim Hodges Huddersfield Town 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 The Seagulls won on the road at Huddersfield Town with two goals from Wlll Buckley. The Albion were forced into two changes. Marcos Painter came in for his first game of the season, deputising for the injured Wayne...
Posted On 17 Nov 2012 at 11:29 pm

Brighton University aims to halve carbon emissions

By Tim Embleton Brighton University has begun a campaign to cut its carbon emissions by 50 per cent in five years. The c-change initiative aims to educate the university’s staff, students and visitors in ways that their behaviour can help it reach this goal. The campaign will...
Posted On 17 Nov 2012 at 8:28 am

Detectives step up hunt for man who attacked Brighton woman last weekend

Police hunting a man who attacked a woman a week ago will be out trying to find witnesses in the early hours of tomorrow morning (Sunday 18 November). The attack happened at the Seven Dials in Dyke Road, Brighton, near the junction with Compton Avenue, at about 3.40am last Sunday...
Posted On 17 Nov 2012 at 8:04 am

Brighton and Hove tenants turn out for City Assembly

Up to 200 council tenants are expected to attend the City Assembly at Hove Town Hall today (Saturday 17 November). Brighton and Hove City Council holds the event twice a year for tenant representatives from all associations and all residents across the city. The council said that...
Posted On 17 Nov 2012 at 7:44 am

Hospital watchdog highlights need for more midwives at Brighton trust

The watchdog for hospitals and care homes flagged up a need for more midwives after an unannounced visit to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) arrived at the Royal Sussex and the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath at the same...
Posted On 16 Nov 2012 at 11:49 pm

Former Brighton schoolgirl becomes first police commissioner for Sussex

A Conservative politician who went to school in Brighton has been elected as the first police and crime commissioner for Sussex. Katy Bourne, 48, a Mid Sussex councillor from Ansty, beat four rivals for the post which replaces the 17-member police authority. Mrs Bourne, a married...
Posted On 16 Nov 2012 at 6:25 pm

Brighton and Hove train passengers urged to check changes to winter timetable

About 2,000 changes are being made to the train timetables by the main rail company serving Brighton, Hove and Portslade. Southern is bringing in the changes on Sunday 9 December with the high number attributed to the first phase of the rebuilding of London Bridge Station. The...
Posted On 16 Nov 2012 at 5:52 pm

Hove man suffers head injuries in bus accident

A man was seriously injured when he was knocked over by a bus in Hove and then hit by the van behind it this morning (Friday 16 November). The 31-year-old local man has been taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton. Sussex Police said that he suffered serious but not...
Posted On 16 Nov 2012 at 9:47 am

Brighton woman seriously injured in fire

A Brighton woman suffered serious injuries in a fire late last night (Wednesday 14 November). The woman, who is in her fifties, was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton for treatment. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said that she was in a critical but stable...
Posted On 15 Nov 2012 at 4:15 pm

Brighton and Hove voting for first Sussex police commissioner

Voting is under way across Brighton and Hove in the first elections for a police and crime commissioner for Sussex. Five candidates are standing for the post which replaces the 17-member Sussex Police Authority although the new commissioner will be supported by a panel. The five...
Posted On 15 Nov 2012 at 3:51 pm