Now it’s on – Brighton & Hove Albion thrash QPR to go three wins from heaven 

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 4 QPR 0 Albion handed out a thrashing to a second west London team in four days as they swept aside Queen’s Park Rangers. The game started in a similar vein to Fulham last Friday (15 April) although QPR had far more...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 10:34 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 QPR 0 Albion were up. against it as QPR had dominated midfield and had  the better chances but a superb curling free kick from Anthony Knockaert has put the Seagulls 1-0 up on he stroke of halftime  QPR had clear chances through Coner...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 8:40 pm

Brighton day centre closure looks more likely after health board vote

The closure of a much-loved day centre in Brighton looks more likely after a vote by the Brighton and Hove Health and Wellbeing Board this afternoon (Tuesday 19 April). The final decision will be made by a committee of senior councillors next week. The day centre – Tower House in...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 7:29 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion unchanged against QPR

Albion are unchanged for their crucial Championship match against Queen’s Park Rangers this evening (Tuesday 19 April). Albion could reclaim second place if they win. All the news, views and reaction here @bhcitynews.
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 7:09 pm

A27 closed eastbound after van hits pedestrian between Brighton and Lewes

The A27 was closed eastbound between Brighton and Lewes as the evening rush hour was about to start after a van hit a pedestrian this afternoon (Tuesday 19 April). Thousands of football fans were expected to add to the weight of traffic as Brighton and Hove Albion are scheduled...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 6:44 pm

Samurai sword attacker sought by Brighton police

A second appeal for information for the whereabouts of a violent offender has been launched by Brighton police this afternoon. Clark Walker, 30, is wanted on recall to prison for allegedly breaching the terms of his prison licence. He is white, 5ft 8in, of medium build, with dark...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 6:37 pm

5 things we learnt from Albion midfielder Dale Stephens 

Brighton and Hove News caught up with the Albion No 6 yesterday lunchtime. Here’s what we found out. 1) Jiri Skalak appears to have first call on set pieces according to Dale Stephens. 2) Stephens considers his partnership with Beram Kayal to be one of the best if not the...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 6:31 pm

Missing Myron returns home

A man who went missing has returned safe and well to his home in Hangleton yesterday. Myron Galbraith, 38, who is well known and liked in the city, left home last Wednesday and did not come back. On Saturday, Brighton police issued a missing persons appeal – and this...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 6:24 pm

New braille childrens books at Brighton and Hove libraries

By Alex Cook Blind and partially sighted children in Brighton and Hove can now enjoy a range of specialised braille and large print books in city libraries. From this month, Jubilee and Hove libraries are stocking the first-of-their-kind books created by publishers for pre-school...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 6:10 pm

Brighton and Hove schools ask three-year-olds what gender, if any, they identify with

Brighton and Hove parents have raised concerns about being asked to support their three and four-year-olds to choose which gender, if any, they identify with when accepting a place for primary schools. Hundreds of parents found out yesterday which primary school their children...
Posted On 19 Apr 2016 at 5:23 pm