Two held in Brighton after police seize skunk, cocaine and cash in raid

Two people were arrested in Brighton after drugs, including skunk, and a stash of cash were found during a raid this morning (Wednesday 17 April). Sussex Police said: “Police seized drugs worth about £50,000, more than £80,000 cash and made two arrests during a raid at a flat in...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 9:10 pm

Brighton boy missing for almost a week

UPDATE: Sonny Clarke has been found safe. Sussex Police has asked for the public’s help to find a boy from Brighton who has been missing for almost a week. The force said this afternoon (Wednesday 17 April): “Police are searching for missing teenager Sonny Clarke, from Saltdea...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 5:14 pm

Police oppose late licence for Hove burger bar

A burger bar in Hove has applied for a licence to stay open until 2am at weekends and midnight for the rest of the week. But police and licensing officials are concerned that later trading will give people who have been drinking somewhere to gather in an area where there are...

OAP, 74, faces trial for allegedly harassing random woman he thought was MI5 agent

A Brighton OAP is to face trial for allegedly harassing a woman after becoming convinced she was working for MI5 or the city council. Roy Morter, 74, denies the one charge of harassment without violence over 18 months in relation to Ellen Riddell. He was due to stand trial...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 1:31 pm

Wanted man arrested for rape

A wanted man has been arrested on suspicion of rape, Sussex Police said this morning (Wednesday 17 April). The force had offered a £500 reward for information leading to the arrest of Tre John Bunby, a 26-year-old barber, of Hoddern Avenue, Peacehaven. Three appeals were made for...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 12:11 pm

Doves to play Brighton Racecourse on Friday 26 July

Doves are one of Britain’s rarest treasures and their reputation as a committed and consistent albums band is gilded by timeless singles including ‘There Goes The Fear’ (UK No.3 single), ‘Pounding’ (UK No.21 single) and ‘Black And White Town’ (UK No.6 single). The Manchest...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 11:46 am

5 things we sat up all night pondering as Brighton & Hove Albion lose at home to Cardiff and stare Premier League relegation in the face

1) How it came to this? Surely a humiliating 5-0 home defeat shouldn’t under any circumstances be followed by a further home defeat to your only relegation rivals four days later. 2) Our stat about Cardiff not winning a top-flight match by more than two goals since 1956...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 7:55 am