Jury sworn in for Brighton murder trial

The trial of two men accused of a Brighton murder is under way after the jury was sworn in at Lewes Crown Court today (Monday 9 March). Francesco D’Agostino, 44, and Giuseppe Petriccione, 45, both of Stafford Road, Brighton, are charged with the murder of a 21-year-old Albanian...
Posted On 09 Mar 2020 at 1:03 pm

Budget day tests for Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak

The new Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak sets out his first budget on Wednesday (11 March). I would suggest that there are three tests for this budget which will also give us a clear idea about what sort of government Boris Johnson intends to lead. My three priorities are...
Posted On 09 Mar 2020 at 12:41 pm

Real Patisserie to open cafe in former public loos

Real Patisserie is planning on opening a bakery in a former toilet block in Queen’s Park. The Brighton chain wants to open the small cafe under its new brand, the Open Bakery. The block was advertised for let in September last year, when estate agents Avison Young said...
Posted On 09 Mar 2020 at 12:41 pm

Have you seen missing Brighton woman?

Police are concerned for the welfare of Billy-Jo Hobbs, 29, who has been reported missing from Brighton. Billy-Jo is described as white, 5ft 4in, with long blonde hair and brown eyes. She has connections to Surrey and London and has travelled to these areas previously. Anyone who...
Posted On 09 Mar 2020 at 11:23 am
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