Charitable church warden from Brighton honoured by Queen

A charitable church warden from Brighton has been honoured by the Queen in the New Year Honours List. Peter Burrows, 78, a former gardener at Wick Hall, Hove, has been made awarded a BEM (British Empire Medal) for services to the community in Brighton. When he retired as a church...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 10:30 pm

Health chiefs urge men in Brighton and Hove to give blood

NHS bosses have made a plea for men in Brighton and Hove to become blood donors. Health chiefs at the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) said that they were supporting a new year appeal for more men in the city to start donating blood. The CCG said: “Over the...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 5:17 pm

Man, 34, dies in Hove

A 34-year-old man died in Hove early on Boxing Day. Sussex Police said: “Police are investigating the sudden death of a 34-year-old local man at an address in Albany Villas, Hove, in the early hours of Thursday 26 December. “The victim sustained head injuries after he...
Posted On 26 Dec 2019 at 9:19 pm

Man stabbed in Brighton on Boxing Day

A man has been stabbed in Brighton. Sussex Police said: “Officers arrived at the scene within minutes of the incident being reported in Western Road, close to the junction with Spring Street, at around 1.53pm on Thursday 26 December. “The suspect had run off prior to...
Posted On 26 Dec 2019 at 9:16 pm

Boxing Day blues for Albion at Spurs

Tottenham Hotspur 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion lost at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium despite leading through an Adam Webster goal at half time. Webster scored a header from a Pascal Gross free kick. Harry Kane had put Spurs in front but his effort was ruled out by VAR....
Posted On 26 Dec 2019 at 2:56 pm

Boxing Day sales under way

The Boxing Day sales are under way in Brighton with shopping centre boss Mark Buchanan-Smith delighted despite the damp weather outside. The Churchill Square director said: “The lure of marvellous markdowns saw thousands of Brighton shoppers descending on Churchill Square to make...
Posted On 26 Dec 2019 at 2:35 pm

Half time with Hodges – Tottenham Hotspur 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 1

Albion are deserving of their lead at Spurs as Adam Webster’s headed goal from a Pascal Gross free kick put the Seagulls in front. Good work from Ezequiel Schelotto won Albion the free kick from which the goal came was scored. Harry Kane did have the ball in the net for Spurs...
Posted On 26 Dec 2019 at 1:24 pm

Premier League Match Day 19 – Tottenham Hotspur v Brighton & Hove Albion

Albion go to the new Spurs stadium without Lewis Dunk or Neal Maupay in the starting XI. Ezequiel Schelotto makes his first start since the last day of the 2017-18 season. LIKE WHAT WE DO? HELP US TO DO MORE OF IT BY DONATING HERE. And don't forget to sign up to our email...
Posted On 26 Dec 2019 at 11:37 am

‘Top 5 Gigs Of The Year – 2019’

The Brighton & Hove News Music Team have certainly pulled out the stops in 2019 and have reviewed on no less than 970 musical performances. A vast majority of these took place here in Brighton & Hove. This shows exactly how buoyant our city is and long may it continue to...
Posted On 25 Dec 2019 at 1:30 am

Police looking for suspected Brighton beach sex attacker

Police are trying to track down a man suspected of carrying out a sex attack on the beach in Brighton. Sussex Police said: “Police have released this image of a man who may hold vital information about an incident on Brighton beach. “Detectives are investigating a report of a...
Posted On 25 Dec 2019 at 1:25 am