Brighton & Hove Albion grab point in four goal thriller

Southampton 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Albion came back from two goals down to grab a vital away point at St Mary’s. The Seagulls were fairly woeful in the first half with Saints quite simply all over them. The home side had plenty of the ball but did very little...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018 at 10:20 pm

Social workers assess almost 1,000 ‘at risk’ adults in Brighton and Hove

Almost 1,000 checks were carried out by social workers after concerns were raised about vulnerable adults in Brighton and Hove last year. The checks – to work out whether vulnerable adults were at risk of, for example, sexual abuse, violence or financial exploitation – are a new...

Three in custody over double stabbing at The Level

Part of The Level and a Brighton street were cordoned off this afternoon after a fight left two men seriously hurt with knife wounds. A police spokeswoman said: “Police received reports of an altercation at The Level, Brighton, at 11.43am on Monday (17 September). “A...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018 at 4:20 pm

Bruce on the Boundary – Final fixture at Hove will show extent of progress at Sussex

Sussex captain Ben Brown insists their season will be judged a success, even if it ends in disappointment. Brown watched from the dugout on Saturday as Sussex lost in the final of the Vitality Blast to Worcestershire. There wasn’t much he could do to affect events at Edgbaston...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018 at 2:52 pm

Hove’s Secret Garden locked up after ‘wild parties’ and vandalism

A tranquil garden which was used as a sanctuary has been closed after drunks and youths trashed it with wild parties and vandalism. The Secret Garden behind St Leonard’s Church in New Church Road, Hove, was transformed four years ago from abandoned ground into allotments...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018 at 2:24 pm

Review: The Habit of Art, Theatre Royal

Centred around a meeting between the poet WH Auden and composer Benjamin Brittan in the halls of Oxford University, ‘The Habit of Art’ weaves seamlessly between humour and lines that come straight from the souls of the muses. Auden argues that “Poetry gives voice to the...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018 at 2:16 pm

Brighton man missing for four days

Police are concerned for the welfare of missing man Paul Gilpin. Paul, 49, was last seen in Brighton on Thursday afternoon (13 September). He is white, 5’ 10”, of slim build, with short black hair but his clothing is unknown. If anyone sees Paul or knows where he could be please...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018 at 11:21 am