Police car damaged in high-speed chase through Hangleton

Police were understood to be searching for at least one suspect after a high-speed chase through the streets of Hangleton this afternoon (Monday 6 April). The police helicopter circled the area during a sustained search as dozens of officers on the ground responded too. A Sussex...
Posted On 06 Apr 2020 at 7:01 pm

Bulging bungaroosh wall ‘needs replacing’ on listed building in Hove

The outside wall of a listed building needs replacing as it bulging too far for repair and is unsafe, according to structural engineers. Investigations into the bulging bungaroosh wall of 22 Waterloo Street, in Hove, found that it was more than 11cm out of alignment. The only way...

Two women and four men arrested after stabbed man dies in Brighton

Two women and four men have been arrested after a man was stabbed in Brighton yesterday and later died. Sussex Police were holding four men who were arrested on suspicion of murdering the 25-year-old victim. The two women were arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender....
Posted On 06 Apr 2020 at 6:33 pm

Is the coronavirus lockdown driving the people of Brighton to drink?

People are leaving more glass at recycling points since pubs were closed as part of the coronavirus lockdown more than two weeks ago. Brighton mother-of-two Lydia Ross was taken aback by the quantity of glass she spotted early yesterday (Sunday 5 April) at the recycling point in...

Family homes and greenfield land at risk, warn Brighton and Hove Conservatives

Family homes and greenfield land across Brighton and Hove are at risk, local Conservatives have warned. They have come up with a series of proposals aimed at protecting traditional homes and saving green spaces. They said that they also wanted stronger measures to “deliver a...
Posted On 06 Apr 2020 at 4:16 pm

YMCA seeks urgent donations for emergency isolation packs

A charity that helps homeless and vulnerable young people has appealed for urgent donations to pay for “emergency isolation packs”. The YMCA DownsLink Group made the appeal as many of the people it supports are in self-isolation because they have coronavirus or symptoms of the...
Posted On 06 Apr 2020 at 2:27 pm