Brighton & Hove Albion out-foxed – but at last get a Propper goal

Leicester City 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion’s losing streak continued at the King Power Stadium. The Seagulls now haven’t won in the Premier League since December 2018. Goals from Demarai Gray in the first half and another just after the hour from Jamie Vardy...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 9:52 pm

Queen presents Brighton diver with George Medal for Thai cave rescue

The Queen has presented a diver from Brighton with the George Medal – the highest civilian honour for gallantry – for his leading role in a cave rescue. Former Longhill schoolboy John Volanthen, 47, was presented with the honour at Buckingham Palace today (Tuesday 26 February)....
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 7:30 pm

Man found in water at Brighton Marina named by police

The man found in the water at Brighton Marina has been named today (Tuesday 26 February) by police. Oluwademilade Adekanmbi, 20, was a third-year computer science student at Sussex University who lived in Brighton. He previously lived in Lagos in Nigeria. A search started in the...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 6:51 pm

Controversial Varndean houses plan recommended for approval

A scheme to build ten houses on a slice of Varndean College’s grounds has been recommended for approval by planning officers despite hundreds of objections. The Brighton college says it wants to build houses on a unused sloped bank next to its playing fields off Surrenden...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 6:22 pm

Whitehawk gets a Community Fridge

A fridge full of surplus food donated by local businesses free to anyone who can stop it going to waste has been installed in Whitehawk. The fridge, the city’s second Community Fridge, can be found at the Whitehawk Inn in Whitehawk Road and it’s hoped it will be as...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 4:54 pm

Hatchie heading to the Green Door Store ahead of her debut album

Hot off the heels of her Brighton Dome concert supporting The Vaccines, (read the review HERE) Brisbane-based Hatchie has announced details of her highly anticipated debut album with a first single, video and summer headline tour dates, which includes an appearance at Brighton’s...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 4:51 pm

Royal Sussex opens new ward – but union says there aren’t enough nurses to cover them

A new ward opened at the Royal Sussex to treat trauma and orthopaedic patients on Sunday – but union bosses have warned that it may put too much pressure on the hospital’s already overstretched nursing staff. The Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust,...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 4:43 pm

Deghayes murder case detectives release pictures of cars

Detectives investigating the murder of Abdul Deghayes are looking for witnesses who may have seen either of these cars in Brighton or Crawley. Officers want to hear from anyone who sighted a sky blue Nissan Micra registration GU63 DLO and a midnight blue Citroen Cactus...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 3:51 pm

Man arrested over Hove MP’s smashed window

A man has been arrested after a window was smashed at the office of Hove MP Peter Kyle. Sussex Police said that the damage to the Labour MP’s office was “not being treated as a targeted or political incident”. Mr Kyle said that police had previously advised him to fit...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 3:33 pm

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Helen McCookerybook’s recording debut with Brighton punk rockers The Chefs

Pioneering She Punk and John Peel favourite Helen McCookerybook is appearing in Brighton on the Saturday 30th March on a triple bill with Pat Fish and Asbo Derek, at 08:00 p.m. at The Latest Bar, 14-17 Manchester St, Brighton BN2 1TF (www.latestmusicbar.co.uk) / 01273 687171,...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019 at 3:04 pm
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