Thug attacks passenger on Brighton bus

A thug attacked a fellow passenger on a Brighton to Eastbourne bus. Sussex Police said that officers wanted to identify a suspect caught on the bus’s security camera. The force said: “Sussex Police would like to identify this man in connection with an assault in...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018 at 8:21 pm

Portslade man jailed for online grooming

A Portslade man has been jailed after trying to meet a 13-year-old girl for sex. Ian Collard, 28, unemployed, now of East Street, Littlehampton, was jailed for two years at Lewes Crown Court yesterday (Tuesday 28 August). He pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing at Brighton...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018 at 4:00 pm

Family pays tribute after Brighton carpenter, 20, dies in crash

Tributes have been paid to a 20-year-old carpenter from Brighton who died in a crash in Ditchling at the weekend. Sussex Police said: “Joe-Joe Higgins was driving a black Volkswagen Golf north on the B2112 Common Lane when it left the carriageway and collided with a tree at about...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018 at 3:40 pm

Get Out of the City and Into the Trees

A new family festival, Into the Trees, from the team behind the hugely popular Elderflower Fields, is offering families a chance to explore, relax and get wild in beautiful Sussex woodland this September. From mountain-boarding to mud-pie making, tree-climbing to kayaking, the...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018 at 11:51 am

The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong. Theatre Royal Brighton, 28 August 2018 The touring Mischief Theatre production of the West End hit opened to riotous approval in Brighton last night. The frenetic production, directed by Mark Bell – whose background in Lecoq-trained bouffon-ery shone...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018 at 11:43 am