Two stolen shotguns found in Hove

Two stolen shotguns have been found stashed outside flats in a Hangleton cul de sac. According to police, they were stolen in a burglary in Dorset two years ago. Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing for information after two stolen shotguns were found in Hove. “The guns,...
Posted On 16 Aug 2018 at 10:18 pm

Sussex keep hopes alive with T20 triumph over Gloucestershire at Bristol

Sussex boosted their hopes of a quarter-final place with a four-wicket Vitality Blast south group win over Gloucestershire at Bristol. The home side posted 159 for nine after winning the toss. Skipper Michael Klinger top-scored with 59. Spinner Rashid Khan claimed three for 24,...
Posted On 16 Aug 2018 at 10:02 pm

Planners approve flats for site near Brighton station

Planners have approved a proposal to turn a set of old buildings near Brighton station into 34 flats. Fourteen of the flats, in Buckingham Road, Brighton, are earmarked for “affordable” housing – eight for affordable rent and six as shared ownership. But at the moment there is no...

Disabled man abused on Brighton bus

A disabled man was mocked and abused on a bus in Brighton, Sussex Police said today (Thursday 16 August). The force also released pictures of the man suspected hurling abuse at the passenger in his wheelchair. Sussex Police said: “Closed-circuit television images of a man who...
Posted On 16 Aug 2018 at 4:51 pm

Brighton and Hove students’ A level results beat national average

Brighton and Hove state school students have beaten national averages with their A level results, according to the council. Brighton and Hove City Council said: “Provisional results from the city’s seven education centres offering A levels show that overall 34.3 per cent of...
Posted On 16 Aug 2018 at 4:36 pm

Brighton theft suspect hunted by police

A Brighton man suspected of theft and assault is being hunted by police after failing to turn up to court. Aaron Dawes, 36, of Wiston Road, Whitehawk, is accused of stealing five cardigans worth £895 from the White Shop in North Street, Brighton, in January. He is also charged...
Posted On 16 Aug 2018 at 3:14 pm

A level results joy for Varndean College students

Students at Varndean College have been celebrating their A level success. The overall pass rate of 97.8 per cent was slightly up on last year’s 97.2 per cent Students took 1,008 individual A level exams, with 48.7 per cent achieving A* to B grades and 75.5 per cent achieving A*...
Posted On 16 Aug 2018 at 12:51 pm