Ten man Brighton & Hove Albion thrash Crystal Palace

Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Crystal Palace 1 By Tim Hodges from the Amex Albion had one of the most memorable nights in a generation as they played with 10 men for over and hour and managed to overcome full strength arch rivals, Crystal Palace, by two clear goals. Chris Hughton...
Posted On 04 Dec 2018 at 9:55 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Crystal Palace 0

Albion lead their arch rivals Crystal Palace 3-0 at the break after an incident-packed first half. Albion won a penalty after Jose Izquierdo was clattered into – and Glenn Murray converted the spot kick Minutes later Murray was upended by Wilfred Zaha but referee Kevin...
Posted On 04 Dec 2018 at 8:38 pm

Babes in the Wood double murder trial – The scientific evidence is conclusive, jury told

The scientific evidence in the Babes in the Wood double murder trial is conclusive, the jury was told this afternoon (Tuesday 4 December). Brian Altman, prosecuting, said that expert witnesses had ruled out the prospect of contamination, undermining the case on behalf of the...
Posted On 04 Dec 2018 at 4:01 pm

Profits capped as Govia keeps train franchise despite dire performance

Dire performance has led to a £15 million penalty for train operator Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) to go towards “tangible improvements for passengers”. But GTR, which runs Southern trains, will be allowed to keep its franchise until it expires in September 2021 despite i...
Posted On 04 Dec 2018 at 12:54 pm

Babes in the Wood double murder trial – Russell Bishop fails to appear in court

At the Babes in the Wood double murder trial, the defendant Russell Bishop has failed to turn up in court. Bishop, 52, formerly of Stephens Road, Hollingdean, is accused of murdering Nicola Fellows and Karen Hadaway, both nine, in Wild Park, Moulsecoomb, in October 1986. He was...
Posted On 04 Dec 2018 at 12:02 pm

Problem charity collectors risk ban if ‘peace talks’ fail in Hove

Charity collectors may be moved out of a busy shopping street in Hove if they pester people too much. Council chiefs may even use a by-law to ban them if talks fail to improve relations between the chuggers – or charity muggers – and shoppers and traders in George...