Brighton and Hove sex offender hunted by police

A Brighton and Hove sex offender is wanted by Sussex Police after failing to turn up for a court hearing. Dean Jackson, also known as Stacey Jackson, 32, formerly of Brunswick Place, Hove, is still in Brighton and Hove, police believe. He faces a number of charges including...
Posted On 27 Sep 2019 at 6:41 pm

PC injured on A27 at Falmer remains in hospital

A police officer who was hit by a passing car on the A27 in Brighton remains in hospital with serious injuries. Sussex Police said today (Friday 27 September): “Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident in which a police officer was seriously injured when he was hit by a...
Posted On 27 Sep 2019 at 4:56 pm

Port plan shows Shoreham Harbour’s ambition for homes and jobs

Hundreds of new homes are being planned in an area in and around the Hove and Portslade end of Shoreham Harbour. The new homes are part of a wider plan for Shoreham Port and surrounding land – with the plan edging one step closer to becoming official policy yesterday (Thursday 27...

Tree falls on top of parked car in busy Hove street

A tree has fallen on to a car in Sackville Road, Hove, this afternoon. A Brighton and Hove City Council spokesman said that members of its arboriculture team have been dealing with the fallen tree. It is the second tree in Sackville Road to have come down in high winds this year....
Posted On 27 Sep 2019 at 3:30 pm

Nudity, noise and parties at new student flats spark neighbours’ fury

Neighbours have complained about noise, parties and even nudity within days of students moving into a new block of flats just yards away. People who live on the western side of Milner Flats off Kingswood Street have found themselves directly overlooking the student flats built in...

Angel of Brighton artist chosen to create new giant mural

A Brighton artist has been selected to paint a huge mural on an exterior wall at Edward Street Quarter, the mixed-use development coming to the former Amex site. Project developers First Base and the city council have commissioned classically trained painter Cosmo Sarson to...
Posted On 27 Sep 2019 at 11:17 am

Missing man may be in Brighton

A man who went missing in Worthing could be in Brighton, Sussex Police believe. The force said: “Police are concerned for the welfare of Andrew Jones, 38, who has not been seen since been he discharged himself from Worthing Hospital on Thursday morning (26 September) where he had...
Posted On 27 Sep 2019 at 10:43 am

Hot tub party house warned to keep the noise down

A noise abatement notice is to be served on an Airbnb party house in a Brighton suburb. The move was announced at a Brighton and Hove City Council meeting at Hove Town Hall yesterday (Thursday 26 September). And the meeting was told that Airbnb – which is not the only online...