Two men stabbed outside Brighton shopping centre

Two men have been stabbed outside Churchill Square Shopping Centre, in Brighton, this afternoon (Monday 12 June). Both men suffered puncture wounds which were not believed to be life-threatening. They were taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, in Brighton, for treatment....
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 9:22 pm

Heaven sent? Synth band Heaven 17 Brighton gig review

Concorde 2, Brighton 10.6.17 Prior to witnessing this evening’s Heaven 17 gig, things didn’t bode well for my review, as it was the concert immediately after the awe inspiring Kraftwerk 3-D concert at the Brighton Centre. Nothing would ever be able to compare with...
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 7:41 pm

Brighton school kicks off fundraising campaign for sports centre plans

A Brighton secondary school has started an online fundraising campaign as it prepares plans for a new £4 million sports centre. Patcham High School, in Ladies Mile Road, has set up a Just Giving page aimed at raising £10,000, with pupils having already raised £5,000 towards the...
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 6:44 pm

First chance to ride new Brighton rental bikes this month – but full scheme doesn’t start until September

Brighton and Hove’s new city rental bike will be on show and available to ride for the first time at a charity event to raise money for the homeless later this month.
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 5:12 pm

Brighton man suffers serious injuries in car crash

A man from Brighton suffered serious chest injuries in a car crash, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Monday 12 June). The 69-year-old man was at the wheel of a grey Honda Jazz which crashed with a silver Jaguar XF on the B2113 Folders Lane, near Ditchling. The Brighton man was...
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 3:58 pm

Kettle sparks kitchen fire in second floor flat in Hove

A faulty kettle started a kitchen fire in a second floor flat in Hove yesterday morning (Sunday 11 June). Three fire engines from Brighton and Hove were sent to the flat, in Ingram Crescent, Hove, just before 8am. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said: “Firefighters wearing...
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 3:33 pm

Renewed appeal for missing Brighton teen who vanished three weeks ago

A second missing persons appeal has been issued for Brighton teenager Klodian Marku, who has not been seen for more than three weeks. Police are concerned for Albanian teenager Klodian Marku who has gone missing from his Brighton home. The 16-year-old was last seen on Sunday, 21...
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 1:09 pm

Man tasered and sectioned after calling 999 and threatening to shoot people

A man was tasered after shouting that he was going to shoot people in Brighton near the main police station. The 22-year-old man called 999 himself, claiming he had a gun in a bag, shortly before 7am on Saturday morning. Police living in John Street were woken by his shouts...
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 12:42 pm

Curiosity wedges the cat

A Hove tabby had to be rescued in a three-hour operation after becoming stuck firmly wedged between two walls so tightly he struggled to breathe. Albums, the three year old tabby cat, had become tightly stuck between an office building and an external wall in Coleridge Road,...
Posted On 12 Jun 2017 at 12:15 pm