Brighton manslaughter investigation ends after post-mortem tests rule out suspicious cause of death

Tests have ruled out a suspicious cause of death after a man died three weeks after a fracas in Brighton. And two people sought by detectives as they conducted a manslaughter investigation have come forward and been cleared by police. Sussex Police said: “A post-mortem...
Posted On 05 Jan 2019 at 8:33 pm

Gun fright for Benfield Valley dog walker

A dog walker shared her concerns about an armed man in Benfield Valley yesterday morning (Friday 4 January). Charlotte Laing warned others on Facebook and reported the incident to Sussex Police. She said: “Good morning fellow dog walkers … has anyone else encountered a man...
Posted On 05 Jan 2019 at 5:55 pm

Homophobic Chelsea fan banned after Amex outburst

A homophobic Chelsea fan has been from going to football matches for three years. Sussex Police said: “A man who was arrested after being heard shouting homophobic abuse at the Amex Stadium at Falmer has been fined nearly £1,000 and banned from attending football matches for...
Posted On 05 Jan 2019 at 4:36 pm

Albion see off Bournemouth to progress to FA Cup 4th round

AFC Bournemouth 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Two quick first-half goals saw Albion through to the FA Cup 4th round. Anthony Knockaert on 31 minutes and a first Seagulls goal for Yves Bissouma three minutes later gave the Seagulls a 2-0 lead at half time. Marc Pugh pulled one...
Posted On 05 Jan 2019 at 3:35 pm

Two treated in hospital after stabbing by burglar at Hove house

Two people were treated in hospital after a stabbing during an aggravated burglary at a house in Hove. A 22-year-old man was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton with a knife wound to one of his legs. A 26-year-old woman suffered a cut to her head. Sussex Police...
Posted On 05 Jan 2019 at 9:37 am

Refugee education project charity gig – a worthy start to the year

GRASSHOPPER + GLOVE + BUILDING OPERATORS – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 3.1.19 We kicked off our 2019 gigs, with a visit to the Prince Albert in Brighton as there was a rather special event going on. It was all for charity and so we wanted to give them our backing. So what...
Posted On 05 Jan 2019 at 1:37 am