Drug dealers kick man in the face and rob him of cash

Police in Brighton are seeking two suspects who robbed a man of cash on Brighton seafront in the early hours of the morning. At 5.15am on Saturday (16 May) the 24-year old local man was sitting in Madeira Drive, Brighton, just east of Volks Club, when he was approached by two men...
Posted On 19 May 2015 at 10:46 am

Brighton and Hove commuters face rush-hour delays after crash closes M23

Commuters from Brighton and Hove faced diversions and delays after a crash closed the M23 this morning (Tuesday 19 May). The accident happened shortly after 7am when a flat-bed van and a crane crashed on the northbound slip road at Junction 10a at Maidenbower between Gatwick and...
Posted On 19 May 2015 at 10:41 am

Brighton sea swimmer attempts coldest and earliest channel crossing ever

A Brighton sea swimmer is hoping to attempt the coldest and earliest channel swim to raise money for the Amaze charity for disabled children. Simon Cooke started sea swimming almost as soon as he moved to Brighton ten years ago, with an idea in the back of his head that one day...
Posted On 19 May 2015 at 10:38 am

Former Brighton and Hove MEP convicted of £500k expenses fraud

One of Brighton and Hove’s former MEPs Ashley Mote has been convicted of defrauding almost £500,000 in expenses from the European Parliament. Mote, 79, of Binsted, Hampshire, was found guilty of 11 charges, all of which he denied at his trial at Southwark Crown Court. A jury...
Posted On 19 May 2015 at 9:31 am
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