Brighton & Hove Albion : Halftime with Hodges.

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Barnsley 0  Albion lead Barnsley at halftime.  An exquisite goal started  from Gaetan Bong’s  clearance from the Albion penalty area. Out to Anthony Knockeart who took out three Barnsley players  with one drag back....
Posted On 24 Sep 2016 at 3:57 pm

Flasher follows two women, 18, after exposing himself in Brighton street

Two young women were followed by a man after seeing him expose himself. In the early hours of this morning (Friday 23 September) at about 3am the two 18-year-olds were walking home after a night out with friends. They parted ways with a group of friends at the bottom of Elm Grove...
Posted On 23 Sep 2016 at 9:20 pm

Snowdogs by the Sea art trail starts tomorrow across Brighton and Hove

Giant snowdog sculptures will be on show across the city tomorrow (Saturday 24 September) and look like being Brighton’s biggest ever mass participation public art event to date. There will be 45 individually designed sculptures – inspired by the animated short film The Snowman...
Posted On 23 Sep 2016 at 4:41 pm

Brighton hospice rated outstanding by official watchdog

A Brighton hospice has been rated outstanding in an official inspection report by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).The CQC report said that the Sussex Beacon was good at providing safe and effective services. It was outstanding at providing caring, responsive and well-led...
Posted On 23 Sep 2016 at 1:51 pm

Housing chief recruited to Brighton and Hove council’s top team

A new housing chief has been recruited to join Brighton and Hove City Council’s top team. The appointment of Larissa Reed as executive director for neighbourhoods, communities and housing was announced this morning (Thursday 22 September) along with the promotion of Nick Hibberd....
Posted On 22 Sep 2016 at 9:14 pm

Ambitious jobs, apprenticeships and skills plan agreed by Brighton and Hove councillors

An ambitious programme to help more people find jobs and apprenticeships was backed this evening (Thursday 22 September) by members of Brighton and Hove City Council. The City Employment and Skills Plan 2016-20 aims to increase apprenticeships by at least 1,000 new starts in...
Posted On 22 Sep 2016 at 7:44 pm

Performance picks up as planners plough through backlog in Brighton and Hove

Almost all planning applications are being dealt with promptly in Brighton and Hove, according to new figures. A review criticised the performance of the Planning Department at Brighton and Hove City Council but “figures for the last three months show performance has improved...
Posted On 22 Sep 2016 at 6:28 pm

Southern boss hits back over latest strike threat

Southern has hit back at the RMT union after it announced a series of five strikes over the next three months. The strike by train guards or conductors – over 14 days – centres on proposals by Southern to change their role. On new trains guards will no longer be...
Posted On 22 Sep 2016 at 4:38 pm

Firefighters rescue person from Hove blaze

Firefighters rescued someone still inside a burning house this afternoon. The fire broke out in Seafield Road earlier today.  A spokeswoman for East Sussex Fire and Rescue said: “Crews from Hove, Preston Circus and Roedean responded to a fire, persons reported, at a...
Posted On 22 Sep 2016 at 2:47 pm

Southern guards to strike for 14 days

Southern Railway guards are to go on strike for 14 days, the RMT union said this afternoon (Thursday 22 September). The union said that there would be five separate strikes starting from next month as it steps up its campaign against proposed changes to the role of conductors....
Posted On 22 Sep 2016 at 2:13 pm