Hove MP tells Prime Minister to go back to the people

Hove Labour MP Peter Kyle told the Prime Minister Theresa May to go back to the British public during the debate on Brexit – Britain’s exit from the European Union. Mr Kyle spoke in the marathon debate on the Prime Minister’s proposed “withdrawal deal” with the EU late yesterday...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019 at 8:11 pm

Dangerous parking outside schools to be discussed by Brighton and Hove councillors

Extra measures are being considered to tackle illegal and dangerous parking outside schools. Ideas put forward to Brighton and Hove City Council’s Environment, Transport and Sustainability Committee include body-worn cameras, public space protection orders, CCTV and...

Violent crime rises in Brighton

Crime is still on the increase in Brighton and Hove, according to a report going before councillors. A report to Brighton and Hove City Council’s Neighbourhoods, Inclusion, Communities and Equalities Committee said: “In 2017-18 there were a total of 26,142 crimes recorded...

Brighton man wanted by police investigating attack on woman

A Brighton man is being hunted by Sussex Police officers investigating an allegation that he attacked a woman he knows. They want to speak to Samuel Boyce, 27, of Crescent Drive North, in Woodingdean, and formerly of Westland Court, in West Road, Fishersgate, about the claim. The...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019 at 5:25 pm

Man suspected of stealing cash from Brighton bookies captured by security camera

Security camera pictures have been published of a man suspected of stealing cash from a bookmakers in Brighton. Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 15 January): “Can you help us identify this man? “Police officers would like to speak to him in connection with the theft of...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019 at 5:04 pm

Three arrested over spate of steering wheel thefts

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of stealing steering wheels from parked cars in the Hove area following work by alert local police officers. At 3am on Tuesday (15 January) patrolling officers saw a car containing three men being driven in New Church Road, Hove. The...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019 at 3:55 pm

Review: Mischief and Mystery in Moomin Valley

Magic and Mystery in Moomin Valley, Get Lost and Found. The Old Market, Hove, Dec 2018 Tove Jansson’s signature bittersweet style of storytelling has been brought to life in a beautiful new interactive show for 4-7 yr olds by Get Lost and Found. Narrated by lovable...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019 at 2:30 pm

Brighton alley cordoned off after rape

An alleyway in The Lanes has been cordoned off this morning after a woman was raped there in the early hours of the morning. Crimescene tape has been put up next to Cafe Marwood in Ship Street while forensics officers comb the area. Meanwhile, the cafe is closed. Police say the...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019 at 2:20 pm

Brighton nurse killed herself after patient’s death

A Brighton nurse who misdiagnosed a young woman with anxiety two days before she died of a heart attack went on to kill herself after quitting her job, an inquest heard. Charlotte Walsh’s employers reviewed her diagnosis of 26-year-old Mariona Garcia Ramon, who died of a...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019 at 1:54 pm

Boy, 14, in critical condition after being hit by car in Brighton

A 14-year-old boy suffered serious head and leg injuries when he was hit by a car in Woodingdean. He remains in a critical condition, according to police, who are appealing for information about the crash. The accident happened shortly before 6pm in Warren Way and afterwards a...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019 at 12:53 pm
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