Not a St Leger  day classic – but Brighton & Hove Albion beat Hull to go 4 points clear at the top

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Hull City 0  By Tim Hodges from The Amex Albion beat second place Hull City to go four points clear at the top of the Championship table. After the emotions of the tribute to the victims of the Shoreham airshow disaster, Albion got off to a...
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 8:08 pm

Architects share ideas for Brighton church

Architects have been sharing their ideas to brighten up a church on a prominent corner site in Kemp Town. They are talking to people at St Mary’s Church, in St James’s Street, Brighton. St Mary’s Church is planning to develop its Upper Rock Gardens corner to...
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 5:37 pm

Brighton and Hove charity holds charity Starr Wars challenge tomorrow

A Brighton and Hove charity is holding a fun family day of fundraising activities tomorrow (Sunday 13 September). The “Starr Wars Challenge” starts at 9am at the Adur Outdoor Activities Centre in Shoreham to raise money for the Starr Trust. Teams of four are being encouraged to...
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 5:34 pm

Lord Lieutenant praises Hove community stalwart at party to celebrate her royal honour

A party was held in Hangleton yesterday evening (Friday 11 September) to congratulate a community stalwart who was made an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Pat Weller, 75, of Godwin Road, Hove, was honoured for her work as chair of the Hangleton and Knoll Project. She...
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 5:23 pm

One injured as 15ft branch crashes down in packed Brighton park

One person was injured after a 15ft branch came crashing down in a packed Brighton park this afternoon (Saturday 12 September). The branch dropped without warning by a path through The Level and the emergency services were called to arrange to make sure the tree was safe....
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 4:28 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion – Half time with Hodges 

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Hull City 0 The table-topping Seagulls lead second-placed Hull City 1-0 at the Amex at half time. Albion took the lead with a fifth-minute goal by Tomer Hemed. Both ex-Tigers players Liam Rosenior and Sam Baldock were involved in the build up after...
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 3:56 pm

Brighton Green MP welcomes Corbyn’s victory in Labour leadership contest

The Green MP for Brighton Pavilion has welcomed Jeremy Corbyn’s victory in the Labour leadership contest. Caroline Lucas said: “Jeremy’s success in this contest is a real boost for progressive politics. “For the first time in my memory Labour will be led by someone who stands up...
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 3:41 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion pay fitting and dignified tribute to Shoreham airshow crash victims

The victims of the Shoreham airshow disaster were remembered before the Seagulls took on Hull City at the Amex this afternoon (Saturday 12 September). Two giant replica shirts showed the the names Grimstone and Schilt Opera singer Donna-Marie Hughes sang Abide With Me and as the...
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 3:06 pm

Seagulls unchanged for visit of Hull – Zamora on bench

Brighton and Hove Albion will field the same team that beat Ipswich when the Seagulls play Hull at the Amex this afternoon. Bobby Zamora is on the bench. Look out for updates here throughout the match.
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 2:47 pm

Hove MP urges party to unite behind Corbyn and work for Labour victory

Hove MP Peter Kyle has urged his colleagues to unite behind new leader Jeremy Corbyn and focus on achieving a Labour victory. Mr Kyle said: “It’s been a long and exhilarating leadership contest. “Ultimately the membership didn’t choose the leader that I’d hoped,...
Posted On 12 Sep 2015 at 11:37 am