Albion lose vital fixture – as congestion builds up at the bottom

AFC Bournemouth 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion lost a relegation six-pointer at the Vitality Stadium. Harry Wilson put the Cherries ahead 10 minutes before the break. Minutes later Pascal Gross scored an own goal to double Bournemouth’s advantage. Callum Wilson made it...
Posted On 21 Jan 2020 at 10:29 pm

Wanted burglar may be in Brighton and Hove, say police

A wanted burglar may be in Brighton and Hove, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 21 January). Officers are looking for Robert Cox, also known as Robert Cooper, and have released a photograph of him as they try to find him. Sussex Police said: “Police in Brighton and Hove...
Posted On 21 Jan 2020 at 10:14 pm

Doorstep conmen defraud Hove pensioner

Two doorstep conmen defrauded a Hove pensioner, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 21 January). The force published a security camera image of one of the suspects and said: “Police are appealing to identify this man after an elderly man was defrauded of £750 in Hove. “On...
Posted On 21 Jan 2020 at 10:06 pm

Brighton and Hove may host a hydrogen fuel hub

A hydrogen hub providing clean fuel for Brighton and Hove could be in the pipeline. Green councillor Jamie Lloyd won unanimous support as he called for a feasibility study into Brighton and Hove City Council setting up its own green energy company. He championed using hydrogen...

Brighton seafront chippie faces opposition to alcohol licence application

A new seafront fish and chip shop faces opposition to its plan to be able to sell alcoholic drinks. Manpreet Sandhu submitted a licence application to Brighton and Hove City Council for Captains, on the Lower Promenade, in Madeira Drive, Brighton. The application is for alcohol...

Brighton embarks on journey to a car-free future

Councillors steered Brighton a step closer to being car-free in the centre at a meeting this afternoon (Tuesday 21 January). They voted unanimously for an official report on how to create a car-free city centre within three years. A Green motion, backed by the ruling Labour group...

Premier League Match Day 24 – AFC Bournemouth v Brighton & Hove Albion

Pascal Gross returns to the starting line up at the Vitality Stadium as Brighton take on Bournemouth. Solly March returns to the bench as Albion look for a win in this vital six-pointer. March is joined on the bench by Aaron Connolly and Leandro Trossard. Ali Jahanbakhsh, who...
Posted On 21 Jan 2020 at 7:08 pm

Dozens of homes planned for Brighton farmyard

A developer wants to build 72 houses in a farmyard on the edge of Saltdean and has applied for planning permission to Brighton and Hove City Council. Gold (Saltdean) Ltd, owned by property developer Bradley Gold, from Kent, has submitted a scheme that includes 29 affordable homes...
Posted On 21 Jan 2020 at 4:59 pm

Looking like a fab night out in Brighton’s Green Door Store

Brighton’s popular Green Door Store (located underneath the mainline railway station) has many decent night’s out in the offering, but one in particular caught my eye! On Saturday 25th January there will be no less than five acts taking to the stage from 7:30pm. The headline act...
Posted On 21 Jan 2020 at 4:35 pm

Home to school transport panel to meet in public

A panel of councillors looking at problems with home to school transport in Brighton and Hove is to meet in public for the first time. The panel will be made up of six councillors – two each from Labour, the Greens and the Conservatives – with Green councillor Hannah Clare in the...
12