Mod Weekender hits Brighton seafront

Fifty years after the infamous fights between mods and rockers on Brighton seafront, the Brighton Mod weekender is in full swing. Hundreds of mods are visiting Madeira Drive this weekend, showing off their scooters and sixties fashions in the bright sunshine. Click here for a...
Posted On 24 Aug 2014 at 2:40 pm
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Brighton and Hove Albion sign Spanish striker

Brighton and Hove Albion have completed the signing of Spanish striker Adrian Colunga from Getafe for an undisclosed fee. The 29-year-old has signed a two-year deal with Albion, having passed his medical at the Amex last night, after watching yesterday’s 2-1 win over Bolton...
Posted On 24 Aug 2014 at 1:35 pm
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Vandals damage Queen’s Park tree

Vandals are thought to have torn down branches on a large elm tree which overlooks the playground at Queen’s Park. Tree surgeons sawed off the branches this morning after they were found snapped and hanging down. Residents had reported hearing loud noises coming from the...
Posted On 24 Aug 2014 at 12:07 pm
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‘An insult to democracy’ – Labour Party suspends local branch party

By Greg Hadfield and Frank le Duc The Labour Party has suspended the local branch party in one of its staunchest strongholds, the Brighton and Hove Independent and Brighton and Hove News can reveal. It has also instigated “a consultation” on what threatens to be a fundamental...
Posted On 24 Aug 2014 at 2:15 am