Brighton & Hove Albion: Seagulls suffer last-minute disaster

Sheffield Wednesday 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 The Albion lost at Hillsborough to a last-minute goal scored by Leon Best. Albion had chances to go in front but Owls keeper Chris Kirkland saved from Will Buckley and David Rodriguez who was deputising for the unwell Leo Ulloa....
Posted On 25 Mar 2014 at 10:12 pm
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Most Brighton and Hove schools to close as teachers strike – check our list

Most schools in Brighton and Hove are due to close when teachers take part in a national strike tomorrow (Wednesday 26 March). A full list of which schools have announced they are open, partially open or closed is detailed below. The strike has been called by the National Union...
Posted On 25 Mar 2014 at 7:16 pm

Campaigners to call for fracking ban at Brighton meeting

Campaigners will call for a national fracking ban at a public meeting tonight (Tuesday 25 March). Dozens of people are expected to attend the event at the Brighthelm Centre in North Road, Brighton, from 7pm to 9.30pm. All Sussex anti-fracking groups are due to attend as they show...
Posted On 25 Mar 2014 at 3:59 pm

Man attacked in the street in Hove

A man was attacked in the street in Hove by one of two men before the pair sped off in a van. Sussex Police said that the attack happened at about 7pm yesterday (Monday 24 March) in Hangleton. The force said: “Police are concerned for the safety of a man who appeared to be the...
Posted On 25 Mar 2014 at 12:26 pm

New structure for Sussex cricket to be decided at Hove AGM

Sussex County Cricket Club and the Sussex Cricket Board may merge if members agree at the club’s annual general meeting (AGM) tomorrow evening (Wednesday 26 March). The aim is to create an integrated organisation called Sussex Cricket from Sunday 1 November next year. Sussex...
Posted On 25 Mar 2014 at 12:16 pm

Brighton MP goes on trial over anti-fracking protest

Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas appeared in court today (Monday 24 March) after her arrest at an anti-fracking protest in Balcombe last summer. She and four other protesters were charged with obstructing a highway and breaching public order by refusing to move after being...
Posted On 24 Mar 2014 at 8:19 pm

Brighton man charged after A27 police chase

A 29-year-old man from Brighton has been charged after a police chase along the A27 ended in Peacehaven cul de sac. Sussex Police said that unemployed Anthony Bailey had been charged with a number of driving offences. The force said: “Police were called at around 10pm on Friday...
Posted On 24 Mar 2014 at 7:23 pm

Prime Minister visits Peacehaven

The Prime Minister David Cameron was visiting Peacehaven this morning (Monday 24 March). Less than a week after the budget he was explaining changes intended to help pensioners at the Meridian Centre. He was introduced by Emma Soames, editor at large of Saga magazine, which...
Posted On 24 Mar 2014 at 10:05 am

Gold jewellery worth £10k stolen in Brighton burglary

A burglar stole gold jewellery worth more than £10,000 in a break-in at a property in Brighton. The victim, a 63-year-old widow, came home to find that an intruder had taken a suitcase of distinctive Asian gold jewellery, much of which had belonged to his late wife. Among the...
Posted On 23 Mar 2014 at 11:54 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Amex like Mary Celeste as Tractor Boys mow down Seagulls

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Ipswich Town 2 The Albion were beaten by Ipswich in a vital play-off showdown at the Amex. Despite having a variety of clear-cut chances in the first half, Albion could get their noses in front. Jesse Lingard had the first...
Posted On 22 Mar 2014 at 10:36 pm
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