Brighton & Hove Albion make a great point at Southampton

Southampton 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion are virtually assured Premier League football again next season after a hard fought point at St Mary’s against Southampton. Only an unlikely sequence of results, which includes Bournemouth or Aston Villa overturning a 10-goal...
Posted On 16 Jul 2020 at 10:42 pm

Half time with Hodges – Southampton 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 1

Neal Maupay put Albion in the lead on 17 minutes after good work from Glenn Murray. Maupay wrong-footed Saints keeper Alex Macarthy and slid the ball home. Solly March has looked lively for the Seagulls as had Murray, with both causing the Southampton defence problems. A...
Posted On 16 Jul 2020 at 9:05 pm

Lloyd Russell-Moyle quits the shadow front bench

Brighton Kemptown MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle has quit the shadow front bench, citing a campaign by the right-wing media. The firebrand Labour MP has made a series of apologies in recent weeks, most notably for accusing author JK Rowling for weaponising her sexual assault against...
Posted On 16 Jul 2020 at 7:34 pm

Premier League Match Day 36 – Southampton v Brighton & Hove Albion

Glenn Murray starts for Albion for the first time since the season was suspended. Neal Maupay starts alongside him. Tariq Lamptey has been recalled to the Brighton defence. A win for Albion will guarantee them Premier League football next season.  
Posted On 16 Jul 2020 at 7:25 pm

Suspected drug dealers held in Hove

Two suspected drug dealers have been arrested in Hove and Sussex Police said that one was still in custody. The force said: “Police officers from the Brighton and Hove prevention teams have made three arrests following reports from the public of drug dealing in the city....
Posted On 16 Jul 2020 at 5:47 pm

Woman dragged into side street

A search for two men who came to the aid of a woman being dragged into a side street by a robber has been launched by police. The 30-year-old woman was attacked as she stood outside Subway in St James’s Street one evening last month late at night. A man approached her,...
Posted On 16 Jul 2020 at 4:02 pm

Drop in coronavirus cases in Brighton and Hove

In the last month, there has been a significant reduction in the number of positive Covid-19 cases in Brighton and Hove. The news came from the city’s director of public health Alistair Hill, at a meeting of the city council’s Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee on...

Chaotic Wimpy loses alcohol licence

A Wimpy restaurant has lost its alcohol licence after a catalogue of breaches uncovered after an attempted rape on the premises. A panel of three Brighton and Hove City Councillors agreed the multiple problems occurring during a short period at the Portslade branch was too severe...

Madeira Drive events will return, council says

Events such as the Veteran Car Run will return to Madeira Drive, the city council has pledged weeks after saying the road’s closure could become permanent. The seafront road has been closed for most of lockdown to motorised traffic to give people more space to run and...
Posted On 16 Jul 2020 at 1:05 pm

Former Brighton health chief urges help for women failed by the system

The people of Britain have every reason to be proud of their NHS. Its response to the (coronavirus) pandemic has demonstrated the exceptional care and bravery of staff. But this does not mean that the healthcare system is free from faults. We have reviewed three interventions...
Posted On 16 Jul 2020 at 12:56 pm
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