Double dope driver given three-year ban

A drug driver was caught on the A259 main seafront road twice in three weeks under the influence of cannabis. Dope driver Joseph Zack Coleman, 22, pleaded guilty to two offences of having had about three times the legally permitted amount of cannabis when behind the wheel. He was...
Posted On 21 Aug 2019 at 6:48 pm

IDLES, Fontaines DC and now we have the wonderful THUMPER

THUMPER certainly have a name befitting their sound – meaning: “to strike against something heavily and noisily”. THUMPER is a relatively new name that you should be made aware of, especially if you are a fan of IDLES, Fontaines DC and those of a similar ilk. THUMPER are...
Posted On 21 Aug 2019 at 5:01 pm

Missing Hove girl returns home

A missing girl from Hove has returned home, Sussex Police said this morning (Wednesday 21 August). The force said: “Missing teenager Leah Shawyer was found safe and well by officers in Hove on Monday evening (19 August).” The force had issued a public appeal for help finding the...
Posted On 21 Aug 2019 at 12:37 pm

Brighton hospital trust shortlisted for top national award

Brighton’s main NHS hospital trust has been shortlisted for a top national award just months after an official watchdog praised its improved performance. Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals (BSUH), which runs the Royal Sussex County Hospital, has been shortlisted for “Acute...
Posted On 21 Aug 2019 at 10:28 am