Brighton rape case detectives release security camera pictures

Detectives investigating the rape of a woman in the gardens of the Royal Pavilion in Brighton have released two photos of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the incident. Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 11 June): “The images were captured in the area...
Posted On 11 Jun 2019 at 10:11 pm

Police chase naked man round Palace Pier

A naked man has been chased by police and security around Brighton’s Palace Pier this evening. The man was snapped by passer by Ben Johnson shortly after 7pm. Mr Johnson said he was then jumping from roof to roof trying to avoid security. He said he had then hidden under...
Posted On 11 Jun 2019 at 9:38 pm

Rave camel owner hits back at ‘moronic’ complaints

The owner of a camel which was on show at a Brighton rave on Sunday says people who complained don’t know what they’re talking about. The camel was led through crowds of drunk revellers at the Land Beyond festival in East Brighton Park. Pictures of the animal were...
Posted On 11 Jun 2019 at 6:44 pm

Councillors to debate academy ruling after Brighton school’s poor official report

The poor Ofsted report received by Moulsecoomb Primary School is expected to lead to heated discussions at a meeting next week. Campaigners have already started to fight an “academy order” isued by the Department for Education’s regional schools...

Flooding delays fixes to Brighton Station lift

Repairs to the lift at the back of Brighton Station have been delayed by a flooded shaft. The lift has been out of order for several months now after operating for a brief time when it was installed in 2015. For most of this time, access has been restricted while a new Hyde...
Posted On 11 Jun 2019 at 2:21 pm

Roadworks divert this year’s Pride Parade

This year’s Pride Parade will be diverted to avoid Valley Gardens roadworks. The parade usually heads along the seafront then up West Street and down North Street to join the But this year, it’s The Pride Community Parade has a new route for 2019 while Brighton &...
Posted On 11 Jun 2019 at 2:11 pm

Second annual Utopia all-dayer rocks Brighton’s Green Door Store

HEAVY LUNGS + HOTEL LUX + NANCY + BEACHTAPE + SKINNY MILK + JOHN MYRTLE + PUBLIC BODY + MYSTIC PEACH + RAINN BYRNS + BUDDHA BLOOD – THE GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 8.6.19 “Utopia – an imagined place or state of things in which everything is perfect” – That’ll be The...

Police and licensing officials oppose Brighton takeaway owner’s request to stay open later

A late-night takeaway owner wants to sell food until midnight but police and licensing officers are opposing his plans. Fadi Bedewi, 35, runs Grill 66 in Queen’s Road, Brighton, and wants a late-night refreshment licence so that he can serve customers an hour after his current...