Brighton children’s hospital nurse jailed and struck off for having under-age sex

A nurse who worked at the Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital in Brighton has been struck off after being jailed for having sex with an under-age girl. Graeme Gordon, 36, of Sussex Street, Brighton, was struck off by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) on Friday (18 July)....
Posted On 21 Jul 2014 at 11:33 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Seagulls lose that man from Argentina

By Tim Hodges Leonardo Ulloa has left Brighton and Hove Albion and joined Premier League Leicester City for a record-breaking fee of £8 million . Ulloa joined the Seagulls in January last year from Spanish side Almeria for about £2 million. He scored on his debut at the Amex in...
Posted On 21 Jul 2014 at 11:02 pm
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North Street revamp ‘will leave bus users out in the rain’

Improvements to North Street will leave bus passengers exposed to the elements according to environment campaigners. The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has offered to pay to alter the layout of the busy city centre road to improve access to shops it owns from East Street to Meeting...
Posted On 21 Jul 2014 at 3:49 pm
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Young people get over 25% extra off bus travel this summer

Brighton and Hove schoolchildren are being given a discount on bus travel for the summer holidays. The suggestion to reduce child fares during the summer break came from a member of Brighton Area Buswatch, and is being launched this week. From Thursday until 31 August, anyone...
Posted On 21 Jul 2014 at 2:14 pm
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Overgrown onion poses bulbous question

This onion raised a smile at the Bevendean Community Garden this month. The picture of the curvaceous allium was posted on the garden blog last Sunday, 13 July. The community food project has been growing fruit vegetables on a patch of land off Heath Hill Avenue since 2010. LIKE...
Posted On 21 Jul 2014 at 10:05 am
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Man charged with homophobic abuse of Brighton bus driver

A man is to appear in court accused of shouting homophobic abuse at a bus driver in Brighton. Police were called to investigate a report that a man had homophobically abused a driver on a bus at Seven Dials in Brighton at 10am on Monday, 2 June. David Matthews, 68, of Windlesham...
Posted On 21 Jul 2014 at 9:28 am
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Traveller evictions this year topped last year’s total by June

Brighton and Hove City Council applied for almost as many evictions in the first half of this year as the whole of last year.
Posted On 21 Jul 2014 at 9:04 am
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