Speaker expresses concern over police surveillance of Brighton MP

The Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow said that police surveillance of the Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas was “a rather disturbing matter”. Mr Bercow was responding to a request by the Green MP for the Home Secretary Teresa May to make a statement on what he called...
Posted On 03 May 2016 at 8:57 pm

Missing teenager may be in Brighton and Hove

A missing teenager may be in Brighton and Hove, police said this afternoon (Tuesday 3 May) as they issued a public appeal for help finding her. Jenny Doyle, 15, went missing last night (Monday 2 May) from her home in Southwick. Sussex Police said: “Have you seen teenager Jenny...
Posted On 03 May 2016 at 7:01 pm

Brighton call centre staff back sick children’s charity

Employees at a Brighton call centre have picked the sick children’s charity Rockinghorse as their staff charity for the second year running. Staff at Domestic and General (D&G), in Queen Square, Brighton, also handed over a cheque for more than £7,500 raised during the past...
Posted On 03 May 2016 at 5:57 pm

5 things we’re already thinking about Brighton & Hove Albion’s ‘winner takes all’ clash with Middlesbrough

1) How if the Albion lead at any point next Saturday at The Riverside will we cope. On the pitch, in the stands , those at the Amex beam back. The game will end at around 2:15pm. And if the Albion are winning then Christmas Day will seem nearer. Most will bury their heads in...
Posted On 03 May 2016 at 7:31 am

As you were – Albion still  need to show Dunk- irk spirit at Boro to realise automatic promotion dream

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Derby County 1  By Tim Hodges from the Amex Albion could only draw with Derby and only thanks to a last gasp equaliser from James Wilson. After goalkeeper David Stockdale had made a nuisance of himself in the Derby penalty area as Albion’s...
Posted On 02 May 2016 at 9:14 pm

Sussex chemistry professor and Nobel Prize winner Sir Harry Kroto dies aged 76

The former Sussex University chemistry professor and Nobel Prize winner Sir Harry Kroto has died at the age of 76. Sir Harry, who died on Saturday (30 April), was awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1996, almost 30 years after he arrived in Falmer. It was while working at...
Posted On 02 May 2016 at 6:32 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion : Halftime with Hodges

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Derby County 0  In a brilliant Amex atmosphere Albion are level with Derby. The Seagulls best chance has been from an Anthony Knockaert free kick  headed over by Richard Keogh. Albion have looked a little nervous at the back with Conner...
Posted On 02 May 2016 at 3:20 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion unchanged for Derby day

Albion are  unchanged for what many hope will be their last home game of the Season this afternoon against Derby County. All the action here @bhcitynews.   
Posted On 02 May 2016 at 2:15 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion’s Five Biggest Matches of the last 35 years. 

By Tim Hodges In reverse order… 5) The 1991 play-off final. 2nd June 1991. The Seagulls lost 3-1 to Neil Warnock’s Notts County at Wembley Stadium. In what was the start of the clubs woeful fall from grace. Barry Lloyd’s men froze on their big day. Clive Walker...
Posted On 01 May 2016 at 11:10 pm