Police investigate rail replacement bus crash after reports another bus was involved

This morning’s rail replacement bus crash is being investigated by police after reports it hit another bus before crashing into a tree, ripping part of its roof off. A witness appeal has been launched following the accident, which happened in Balcombe at about 8.30am as the...
Posted On 19 Feb 2019 at 4:54 pm

Neighbourhood pub changes hands

Customers of a popular Brighton boozer were shocked to learn the pub was closing this week – but its owners say it should reopen soon after being sold to another city pubco. Staff at The Reservoir in Howard Street, Hanover, posted on Facebook yesterday that it would be...
Posted On 19 Feb 2019 at 4:46 pm

Rail replacement bus gored by tree

The roof of a rail replacement bus carrying Brighton commuters to Three Bridges was ripped off after the bus crashed into a tree this morning. A branch ripped through the top deck, smashing the glass and lifting the front of the roof as it was leaving Balcombe Station....
Posted On 19 Feb 2019 at 10:17 am

Second man arrested in Brighton murder case

A second man has been arrested by police investigating the murder of 22-year-old Brighton man Abdul Deghayes. Sussex Police said: “Police investigating the murder of Abdul Deghayes in Brighton on Saturday evening (16 February) have arrested a second man in connection with...
Posted On 19 Feb 2019 at 3:23 am

The Blockheads are heading our way this summer

Starting out as the band behind Ian Dury, The Blockheads are a legendary outfit that has grown in stature from the early days of the Stiff tour in 1977, right up to the present day. Backing up Ian Dury’s poetic lyrics, this is the band that brought you ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm...
Posted On 19 Feb 2019 at 12:22 am