Late winner sends Seagulls through

Bristol Rovers 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Goals from debutant Aaron Connolly and a last-minute finish from veteran striker Glenn Murray saw Albion through to the third round of the League Cup. Connolly scored on 55 minutes only to see Rovers’ Tom Nichols equalise 10...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 9:52 pm

The Sherlocks announce new album and tour dates

Hot off the back of their Reading and Leeds festival and Portsmouth’s Victorious festival appearances, The Sherlocks have announced an autumn UK and European tour, which includes an appearance back at the Concorde 2 in Brighton where they played on 10th October last year. This...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 9:14 pm

Disposable barbecue blamed for fire at Brighton tip

A disposable barbecue appears to have been the most likely cause of the fire at the rubbish tip in Brighton at the weekend, the fire service said today (Tuesday 27 August). A full investigation is under way into the fire and its cause but the fire service said that so much...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 9:05 pm

Half time with Hodges – Bristol Rovers 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

Albion are level with the Pirates at the break despite Glenn Murray having the ball in the net which was ruled out for offside. Bernardo saw a shot from distance deflected away for a corner. Aaron Mooy, Adam Webster and Aaron Connelly all make their full Albion debuts.
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 8:42 pm

Decision due on plans for 104 low-cost homes in Portslade

Councillors are due to decide next week whether to grant planning permission to build low-cost homes for 104 local working families on disused land in Portslade. The £20 million scheme consists of two blocks of flats up to seven storeys high on the site of an old equipment store...

Radio X’s John Kennedy celebrates 20 years of ‘X-Posure’ with a Summer Party

The all-day musical extravagance on Saturday 17th August saw the likes of Calva Louise and MarthaGunn start the afternoon with the punters arriving in droves to Flat Iron Square, as the weather lifted for the event and the sun came out. John Kennedy’s long musical history never...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 5:16 pm

Pensioner hit by car in Hove suffers broken pelvis

A pensioner who was hit by a Hyundai car in Hove suffered a broken pelvis last night (Monday 26 August). The accident happened in Blatchington Road, Hove, and the road was closed for about an hour and a half while 999 crews dealt with the incident. The 70-year-old pedestrian also...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 1:24 pm

Missing Portslade woman found safe

A missing woman from Portslade has been found safe, Sussex Police said this morning (Tuesday 27 August). The force said: “Lucy Saunders, who was reported missing from Mile Oak on Thursday 22 August, has been found safe. “The 24-year-old was located the following day (Friday 23...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 8:43 am