Second-half stunners – Fulham storm back to give Albion a harsh lesson

Fulham 4 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Albion not only threw away a two-goal lead but spurned a number of first-half chances that could have seen them four goals in front by half time. Glenn Murray put the Albion ahead after just three minutes after good work by Martin Montoya....
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 10:01 pm

Half time with Hodges – Fulham 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 2

Two Glenn Murray goals have put Albion in a commanding position at Craven Cottage. Murray scored after just three minutes then again just after the quarter hour after great acrobatic play by Pascal Gross. David Propper, still awaiting his first Albion goal, agonisingly hit the...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 8:41 pm

Premier League Match Day 24 Fulham v Brighton & Hove Albion

Maty Ryan returns to goalkeeping duties for Albion after his Asian Cup exploits. David Button drops to the bench. Dan Burn and Yves Bissouma also take their place among the substitutes.
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 7:11 pm

Europeans urged to stand and vote in Brighton and Hove elections

With city council elections just three months away, two councillors are calling for a campaign to encourage EU citizens to stand as well as vote. Green councillor Leo Littman has put forward a motion for debate when Brighton and Hove City Council meets on Thursday (31 January)....

‘Naughty’ nurse struck off for taking laughing gas in the Royal Sussex A&E drugs cupboard

A Brighton nurse has been struck off for filming videos of herself taking laughing gas in the Royal Sussex A&E drugs cupboard while on duty. Helen Smithson, a nurse of 32 years,  also took temazepan which a junior colleague had stolen, and failed to raise the alarm when he...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 4:56 pm

Shock Ofsted report school decides not to recruit new head

A school whose headteacher left months after it plunged two Ofsted ratings has decided to pause recruiting for a new one. Balfour Primary School was told it requires improvement in December 2017 – and by June 2018, headteacher Marcelo Staricoff had departed. The governors...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 3:06 pm

Catfish and The Bottlemen announce Brighton date and new album

Catfish and The Bottlemen have announced that their third album will be titled ‘The Balance’, and is set for release on Friday 26th April 2019. In a rush of confirmations following the successful release of new single, ‘Longshot’, earlier this month, it’s now known that the new...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 2:32 pm

Bus driver robbed in Southwick

A bus driver has been robbed in Southwick, Sussex Police said today (Tuesday 29 January). The force said: “Police are appealing for witnesses after bus driver was robbed in Southwick. “The driver was parked in Southwick Square around 11.15pm on Friday 18 January when...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 2:12 pm

Brighton now in grip of winter flu season

The winter flu season is now in full swing in Brighton and Hove, with the number of patients rising almost 150%. The local NHS is urging anyone who hasn’t had the flu jab to get it now, and telling people how to treat their symptoms at home. Katy Jackson, The Clinical...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 11:47 am

Sleet not snow now set to hit Brighton and Hove as warning is brought forward – and new one issued for Thursday

A severe weather warning for Brighton and Hove has been brought forward to 5pm – but snow is not now expected to fall on the city tonight. However, a second warning issued this morning warns there is still a chance we will see wintry showers this week, with the possibility...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 11:02 am