5 things we’ve reflected on since Brighton & Hove Albion secured their Premier League status

1) When was the last time Albion found themselves in the unenviable predicament faced by Bournemouth, Watford and Aston Villa on the final day of the season? May 1981, we think, when the Seagulls had to beat Leeds United  at the Goldstone to stay in the top tier. They did, of...
Posted On 25 Jul 2020 at 9:03 pm

Police search for man after concerns for woman in car in Brighton

Police are looking for a man in response to concerns about a woman who was seen in a car in Kemp Town this afternoon. Sussex Police said: “About 2.15pm on Saturday 25 July, police received a report of concerns for a woman in a car in Chesham Street, Brighton. “Using ‘automatic...

Elm disease prompts crematorium to suspend funeral bookings

Work felling infected elms was due to start at Woodvale Cemetery today (Saturday 25 July). The urgent work has led cemetery bosses to suspend funeral bookings for Woodvale Crematorium for a fortnight. Mourners who have already booked funerals will be able to go ahead, with a...
Posted On 25 Jul 2020 at 9:51 am

Gyms and leisure centres prepare to reopen after coronavirus lockdown

Gyms, leisure centres and indoor swimming pools will be allowed to reopen today (Saturday 25 July). The reopening comes four months after they were ordered to close under the coronavirus lockdown rules. And the rule change comes two weeks after open-air pools were allowed to...
Posted On 25 Jul 2020 at 12:05 am