Crews tackle basement kitchen fire in Brighton

Firefighters put out a blaze in a basement kitchen in Brighton on Monday afternoon (8 June). East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said: “Two fire engines from Preston Circus were mobilised to the address in Magdalene Street at 4.19pm. “On arrival they found there to be a fire in...
Posted On 10 Jun 2015 at 11:57 am

Brighton St John Ambulance searches for founder’s family as centenary approaches

Volunteers from Britain’s leading first aid charity are trying to trace relatives of Chas Yates, the first officer in charge of St John Ambulance in Brighton. The Brighton unit was first registered on 24 June 1915 and a celebratory event to mark its centenary is planned for later...
Posted On 10 Jun 2015 at 11:44 am

Cyclist and car in crash in Hove

A cyclist has been knocked off her bike after a crash with a car in Church Road, Hove this morning. Delays are expected after the accident on the main road shortly after 8am this morning. A witness says an ambulance has been called and the cyclist is sitting up and speaking to...
Posted On 10 Jun 2015 at 8:30 am

Miliband aide ‘cancelled Brighton Pavilion photoshoot in case it was mistaken for a mosque’

An aide of Labour leader Ed Miliband’s cancelled a photoshoot outside the Brighton Pavilion over fears it might be mistaken for a mosque, The Times reports today. In a critique of Labour’s election campaign, the national newspaper uses the decision as an example of...
Posted On 10 Jun 2015 at 8:19 am
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