Storm warning – expect gusts of up to 80mph to hit Brighton and Hove

The Met Office has issued a storm warning for much of the country including Brighton and Hove. The official forecaster issued a “yellow wind warning” valid from 6pm this evening (Tuesday 2 January) until 6pm tomorrow (Wednesday 3 January). The warning said that Storm...
Posted On 02 Jan 2018 at 7:24 pm

Brighton pensioner faces court on 12 charges of child sex abuse

A Brighton pensioner is due to appear in court charged with 12 counts of child sexual abuse, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 2 January). Retired children’s home owner John Webber, 77, of Clifton Hill, Brighton, faces seven counts of indecent assault, two counts...
Posted On 02 Jan 2018 at 1:40 pm

Palmer and Harvey chief’s £3.4m loan prompts fresh questions over Hove wholesaler’s collapse

The terms of a £3.4 million loan to the former chief executive of a collapsed Hove company have prompted fresh concerns. Palmer and Harvey (P&H) went into administration with the seven-figure sum owed to the wholesaler by former boss Chris Etherington. According to the Sunday...
Posted On 02 Jan 2018 at 12:06 am

A happy new year two all – but Albion will rue missed chances

Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Bournemouth 2 Albion were twice pegged back by Bournemouth in a gripping New Year’s Day encounter Anthony Knockaert put the Albion ahead as he squeezed in his shot from a tight angle after great work from Jose Izquierdo. Izquierdo looked full of...
Posted On 01 Jan 2018 at 5:32 pm

Premier League Match Day 22 – Brighton & Hove Albion vs Bournemouth

Albion take on Bournemouth in the lunch time kick-off. Jose Izquierdo and Ezequiel Schelotto both start, with no place in the squad for Sam Baldock. Bruno drops to the bench. Lewis Dunk is captain.
Posted On 01 Jan 2018 at 11:51 am

Missing girl, 14, found safe and well in Brighton

A missing 14-year-old girl has been found safe and well in Brighton. Senay Spain-Yusuf had been missing since Wednesday (27 December) when Sussex Police issued a public appeal for help finding her. Within hours of the appeal being made, she was located. This morning (Monday 1...
Posted On 01 Jan 2018 at 10:28 am