Beggar banned from Brighton for terrorising rough sleepers

A man has been banned from Brighton and Hove for two years after being violent towards the homeless and begging persistently in the city. Stephen Prince, 39, of no fixed address, was given a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) by Brighton magistrates after the court heard that he had...
Posted On 27 Jun 2017 at 12:51 pm

Torrential rain could hit Brighton and Hove this evening

The Met Office has warned of the possibility of flooding and travel chaos this evening with the risk of torrential rain falling over Brighton and Hove as it moves across southern England. A yellow weather warning is in place between 4pm this afternoon and 9am tomorrow, although...
Posted On 27 Jun 2017 at 10:33 am

New Brighton MP asks his first Commons question – to the Prime Minister

New Brighton Kemptown MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle asked his first question in the chamber of the House of Commons since his election on Thursday 8 June. The Labour MP quizzed Theresa May as the Conservative Prime Minister reported to the Commons on her return from a meeting of her...
Posted On 27 Jun 2017 at 9:34 am

Brighton boy, 12, fights off man who grabbed him by throat

A 12-year-old boy was grabbed by the throat as he played in the street near his Brighton home. The boy escaped the grip of the man in Hillside, Moulsecoomb, on Friday evening (23 June), according to his grandmother Carole Porter. She posted a warning on Facebook which said: “My...
Posted On 27 Jun 2017 at 8:58 am
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