Transfer window closes for Albion but there could yet be another Krul twist

Brighton and Hove Albion have signed Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul on a season-long loan. However, the transfer window has now closed until the start of January. But the Seagulls are believed to have applied to the Premier League for an extension, also known as a deal...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017 at 11:21 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion sign Argentine Ezequiel Schelotto from Sporting Lisbon – with two hours left of transfer window

Brighton and Hove Albion have signed Argentine full back Ezequiel Schelotto from Sporting Lisbon. The 28-year-old right-back completed the paperwork for his three-year deal at the American Express Elite Football Performance Centre in Lancing earlier this evening (Tuesday 31...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017 at 8:50 pm

Hove school becomes part of Roedean group

An independent nursery and prep school in Hove is to become part of the Roedean “group” along with a day school in Eastbourne. Deepdene School, in New Church Road, Hove, has already been working with Roedean School in Brighton for the past year. Roedean said: “The announcement...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017 at 6:19 pm

Firefighters carry out high rise exercise in Brighton

Firefighters carried out a “high rise exercise” in Brighton today (Thursday 31 August) to practise its response to a fire in a big commercial building. The exercise took place at New England House, in New England Street, a short distance from Preston Circus Fire Station where an...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017 at 4:34 pm

Two missing girls believed to be together in Brighton

Two missing girls may to be together in Brighton, Sussex Police said. The force said: “Police believe two friends are missing together and may well be in Brighton. “Taneesha Deocampo and Yasmina Atir are thought to have travelled to London together to go to the Notting Hill...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017 at 4:07 pm

Brighton man wanted over stalking and assault claims

Police are trying to trace a Brighton man who is alleged to have stalked a woman and punched her in Patcham. Sussex Police said that officers wanted to speak to Mariwan Hosseni, 33, and urging him to come forward or others to let them know where he is. The force said: “Police in...
Posted On 31 Aug 2017 at 7:50 am

Two 15-year-old boys arrested after car chase through Brighton

Two 15-year-old boys have been arrested after a car chase through Brighton which ended only when police physically stopped the stolen car. Sussex Police said: “An underage driver has been arrested and charged following a police pursuit in Brighton. “At about 12.50am on Sunday 27...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017 at 6:15 pm

Reward offered for suspected Brighton drug dealer

A reward of £1,000 has been offered to help police find a suspected Brighton drug dealer. Sussex Police said: “The charity Crimestoppers UK has agreed to offer a reward of up to £1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a Brighton man who is wanted for...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017 at 5:50 pm

Health chiefs urge Brighton and Hove pensioners to have shingles vaccine

Health chiefs are urging pensioners in Brighton and Hove to take up the offer of a free shingles vaccine. Local doctors’ practices are offering the vaccination as part of the NHS shingles immunisation campaign for 2017-18 which starts on Friday (1 September). The take up rate in...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017 at 5:35 pm

Police hunt Brighton man over attack on woman

UPDATE: George Lawrence faced no further action in this case. A Brighton man is being hunted by Sussex Police after a woman was attacked in Hollingbury. George Lawrence, 22, of Birch Grove Crescent, Brighton, is wanted for questioning about the incident in which the woman was...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017 at 4:43 pm