Blaze at Brighton flats

Fire crews this afternoon fought a blaze at a five-storey block of flats at the Seven Dials. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service were called at 5.13pm today (Friday 22 August) to reports of a fire. Four appliances were sent to a five-storey terraced building in Compton Avenue....
Posted On 22 Aug 2014 at 5:54 pm
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Drugs and sex attacks may cost Portslade bar its licence

A bar on Portslade seafront may lose its licence after Sussex Police raised concerns about drunkenness, drug use and sexual assaults. The force has applied for a review of the premises licence for the Harbour View, in Wellington Road, Portslade. It will present evidence to a...
Posted On 22 Aug 2014 at 3:59 pm

Councillor thrown out by Greens considers standing against Caroline Lucas

A councillor thrown out of the Green group says she is considering standing as an independent candidate against Caroline Lucas in Brighton Pavilion. Christina Summers became an independent councillor for the Hollingdean and Stanmer ward after being ejected from the party on...
Posted On 22 Aug 2014 at 9:46 am
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Come and see Dig Whitehawk in action

The first week of an archaeological dig which hopes to uncover more about Brighton’s first residents from the Neolithic era¬†will be rounded off with an open day tomorrow. Volunteers at Dig Whitehawk have already completed the first trench, and started two more. While there...
Posted On 22 Aug 2014 at 9:43 am
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Brighton Station piano is moved after disturbing gate staff

The Brighton Station piano has delighted musicians and commuters alike – but it seems that the station’s own gate staff are a little less enamoured of it. The piano was installed by the Labour’s parliamentary candidate for Hove, Peter Kyle, last month, using a...
Posted On 22 Aug 2014 at 9:08 am
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