Florin Andone looks sharp for Brighton and Hove Albion U23s

Brighton and Hove Albion’s £5 million summer signing Florin Andone made only his second appearance for the club as the U23s took on West Ham at the Amex this evening (Friday 14 September). The Seagulls came from behind with goals from Viktor Gyokeres and Aaron Connolly to...
Posted On 14 Sep 2018 at 8:51 pm

Prepare to get triggered in the Doom Room!

Do you consider yourself a brave theatre-goer? Do you enjoy performance that makes you a participant rather than a mere spectator? Are you undaunted by a trigger warning list which includes: violence, heights, nudity, sharks, unknown fluid consumption, underwater submersion and...
Posted On 14 Sep 2018 at 2:36 pm

Hove shop basement to become yoga studio

The basement of a shop in Hove is to be converted into a yoga studio. Neighbours were worried about noise, especially late in the evening, if the basement of Bang & Olufsen becomes an exercise studio. The owners agreed to close at 8pm, Brighton and Hove City Council Planning...

Brighton flats approved despite parking concerns

A scheme to build flats on the corner of a street in Brighton have been approved despite concerns about parking. Planning permission was granted to demolish a two-storey house and build four flats in Cliff Approach by the corner of Cliff Road in East Brighton. The scheme includes...

Children adopted from abroad set to get priority for school places

Plans to give children adopted from abroad a higher priority in school admissions is being discussed by Brighton and Hove City Council. Schools Minister Nick Gibb wrote to education authorities in December 2017, asking them to give youngsters who were previously cared for by the...

Drug stash found in street furniture at The Level

A stash of class A drugs were found hidden in street furniture by officers searching The Level following a sting in which a homeless man was arrested for offering dope to a plain clothes officer. Brighton police are remaining tight lipped on where the drugs were found for...
Posted On 14 Sep 2018 at 11:58 am

Golf clubs returned to teenager after thief spotted showing them off by passing policeman

An eagle eyed PCSO used his initiative to reunite a boy with his golf clubs which had been stolen in Brighton. The officer was on patrol in the city on Saturday (8 September) when he saw a man allegedly showing off a set of golf clubs to his friends in Brighthelm Gardens before...
Posted On 14 Sep 2018 at 11:40 am

Parents warned after reports of attempted abduction

Parents have been warned and police patrols stepped up after reports of a girl being grabbed as she walked home from school on Tuesday. The girl, who is of early secondary school age, was walking along Hangleton Road in Hangleton at about 3.10pm when her arm was grabbed. She told...
Posted On 14 Sep 2018 at 10:49 am