Tributes paid to Brighton pub landlord who died in motorbike crash

Tributes have been paid to an “incredible individual”, who sadly died in a road traffic collision in Henfield. Paul Nash grew up in the Northamptonshire villages of Yardley Gobion and Greens Norton, and attended both Sponne School and the former Kingsbrook School, in...
Posted On 25 Aug 2016 at 2:52 pm

Brighton student named as one of the Camber Sands victims

A University of Brighton student was one of the five young men who tragically drowned yesterday at Camber Sands, media reports say. Friends of Nitharsan Ravi posted tributes to him on Facebook as news of the friends’ deaths began to spread. Mr Ravi, 22, and four of his...
Posted On 25 Aug 2016 at 2:48 pm

Dull but at home. Albion draw Reading in League Cup 3rd round.

Brighton and Hove Albion will play Reading in the 3rd round of the English League Cup next month. The fixture will be the club’s first home third round tie in the tournament since hosting Liverpool in 2011. The match will be played at the Amex Stadium in the week beginning...
Posted On 24 Aug 2016 at 10:34 pm

Park budget cuts could see swings swapped for logs

Playground equipment could be removed or replaced with low maintenance natural play features like logs and stone play sculptures as cuts to the parks services continue to bite. Brighton and Hove City Council is asking people what they think diminishing funds for the maintenance...
Posted On 24 Aug 2016 at 5:25 pm

Hove restaurant faces £20k fine for hiring illegal immigrant

A waiter has been arrested and is now facing deportation for entering the UK illegally after a raid at an Italian restaurant in Hove. Home Office enforcement officers visited Otello in Church Road last Wednesday and questioned staff about their right to live and work in the UK...
Posted On 24 Aug 2016 at 4:37 pm

Watch brazen thief steal tip jar from Brighton cafe

Do you recognise this woman who stole a tip jar from Little Miss Piggies Café in Brighton? The suspect was captured on CCTV taking the jar in the shape of a pig containing £45 from the counter of the café in St James’ Street while the staff member had her back turned. The...
Posted On 24 Aug 2016 at 12:26 pm

Brighton taxi smash and grab suspects sought

Police have released CCTV images of a man and a woman sought in connection with the theft of cash from a taxi in Brighton. The pair were seen to walk along Bedford Place and peer in through the window of the Mercedes, parked opposite the mosque, before walking off. However, they...
Posted On 24 Aug 2016 at 11:33 am

Brighton & Hove Albion are a class above as they beat Oxford in ELC 

Oxford United 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 4  Albion progressed to the 3rd round of the English League Cup. After goals from debutant Sam Adekugbe firing into the roof of the net after just 68 seconds. And also Kazenga Lua Lua , Elvis Manu and Tomer Hemed.  Albion had...
Posted On 23 Aug 2016 at 10:23 pm

Brighton BHS to close this week

The BHS shop in Churchill Square, Brighton, is to close this week, the administrators Duff and Phelps said. It is one of only 35 stores remaining open and 13 of them will be closed tomorrow (Wednesday 24 August) with the last 22 shutting Saturday (27 August). Since BHS collapsed...
Posted On 23 Aug 2016 at 6:51 pm

Missing teen may be in Brighton

Police are concerned for Angmering teenager Peter Grimshaw who has gone missing. Peter, 17, was last seen at his home on Saturday (20 August) at 10.55am. It is believed he maybe in Brighton. He is white, 5′ 6″, of slim build with sandy coloured hair and has a piercing...
Posted On 23 Aug 2016 at 4:20 pm