Teen faces court charged with Asda cycling rampage

A teenager faces court charged with dangerous cycling after a gang of youths went on the rampage through the Asda superstore at Brighton Marina. Keith Mujuru was arrested in the early hours of this morning (Wednesday 9 October) over the offences which he was alleged to have...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019 at 11:02 pm

Hove and Portslade Conservatives pick candidate in readiness for snap election

The Conservatives have selected a local councillor as the party’s candidate for Hove in readiness for a snap general election. Robert Nemeth, 39, was chosen by the Hove and Portslade Conservatives at a selection meeting this evening (Wednesday 9 October). The meeting had been due...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019 at 10:41 pm

Brighton and Hove’s parking profits could be used to fund future discounts

On-street parking charges could be reduced for low-emission vehicles in Brighton and Hove. The idea was put forward by Green councillor Pete West and agreed unanimously by members of the council’s Environment, Transport and Sustainability Committee last night (Tuesday 8...

Varndean gets green light to move butterfly bank it wants to build houses on

A college’s plans to move a butterfly bank which it wants to build new houses on have been approved. Varndean College was given planning permission by Brighton and Hove City Council Planning Committee to create a new biodiversity area to the east of the site in Surrenden...

Alice Cooper brings pure rock theatre to Brighton

ALICE COOPER + THE STRANGLERS + MC50 – BRIGHTON CENTRE 08.10.19 The wayward son from Detroit, Alice Cooper was back in Brighton tonight as part of a select seven date ‘Ol Black Eyes Is Back’ UK tour, which has already called in at Manchester, Aberdeen and Leeds, before...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019 at 3:45 pm

Haul of class A drugs found in ‘suspicious’ car on Brighton seafront

Police have seized a large quantity of class A drugs and cash in Brighton. Officers saw two people acting suspiciously in a car near Little Preston Street around on Tuesday morning (October 8). The vehicle was stopped nearby in Kings Road and the occupants detained. A search of...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019 at 3:41 pm

Go-ahead given to new house in mews road

Plans to replace a garages in a small access road with a two-bedroomed single story house have been approved, despite neighbours opposition. The triple garage at the back of 45 Sackville Road, Hove, faces on to Brooker Place, described as a mews street to access garages and the...

Homeless choir release single

A choir of homeless people is to release a charity single tomorrow with a series of singing flashmobs across the city. Brighton’s Choir With No Name is one of four English homeless choirs who have come together to record the cover of This is Me from The Greatest Showman. The...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019 at 12:04 pm

Gillespie extends contract as Sussex cricket coach

Sussex County Cricket Club has agreed to extend the contract of head coach Jason Gillespie, keeping the Australian at Hove until the end of the 2022 season. Gillespie said: “I’m absolutely delighted to extend my time at Sussex. I absolutely love the place and everyone at the club...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019 at 10:15 am

Preston Park ground ‘explodes’

Part of Preston Park ‘exploded’ yesterday when a burst water pipe sent water bubbling up to the surface. @BrightonHoveCC the ground has exploded in Preston Park… loads of water coming out pic.twitter.com/9AjLyFtTJ2 — Dan (@danmackey87) October 8, 2019 A...
Posted On 09 Oct 2019 at 10:09 am
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