Suicide strategy aims to cut rising rate by 10 per cent

A new suicide prevention plan is being put in place to tackle increasing rates of suicide in Brighton and Hove. In September, it was revealed that suicide rates in the city were at a 10-year high, according to the latest available figures for 2015-17, with 113 people ending their...

Missing man believed to be in Brighton

Police have launched a missing persons appeal for a man who they believe may be in Brighton. Steven Palmer, 41, was last seen around 11.30pm on Friday and has not been seen or heard from since. He normally has daily contact with his family but they have not been heard from since...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 9:46 am

Brighton and Hove Albion face Derby in FA Cup – if they can beat West Brom

Brighton and Hove Albion will face Derby County in the fifth round of the FA Cup if they can beat West Bromwich Albion next week. The battle of the Albions ended in a 0-0 draw at the Amex Stadium in Falmer on Saturday (26 January). But only five Premier League teams can make it...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 9:26 am

Gritters out as Brighton and Hove prepares for snow

The gritters were out on the roads of Brighton and Hove last night (Monday 28 January) with weather forecasts warning of the possibility of ice and snow. The night was relatively dry, with a frost most likely, but tonight (Tuesday 29 January) and possibly on Wednesday or Thursday...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 6:06 am

It’s Official: The Rumjacks are “Very Good!”

THE RUMJACKS + MATILDA’S SCOUNDRELS – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 27.01.19 Another trip to The Con Club beckoned on a cold January night in hope that my cockles would be warmed by some hearty folk music. Having witnessed The Pogues on numerous occasions over their 27 year career, I...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 2:12 am

Pink Pop Princess GIRLI announces debut album and tour with Brighton date….Yayyyy

Awesome news for GIRLI fans as the extremely talented young lady has announced her return to Brighton on Saturday 13th April, when she will be appearing at The Haunt. The Brighton & Hove News music team have seen GIRLI live in concert several times and she has never failed to...
Posted On 29 Jan 2019 at 12:07 am
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