Brighton man stabbed

A Brighton man was treated in hospital after being stabbed in Whitehawk. Sunny Vickers was attacked by the football pitches, off Whitehawk Way, last Tuesday (18 August). He posted a warning on Facebook, saying: “I got hit around the head on my way home and then stabbed in the...
Posted On 24 Aug 2020 at 10:47 pm

Conservation group ‘horrified’ by wild planting plan for Brighton war memorial garden

Members of a conservation group said that they were “horrified” by a council plan to replace lawns in the Brighton war memorial garden with a bed of wild flowers. And their criticism has been echoed by former council leader Mary Mears who said that it added insult to injury after...
Posted On 24 Aug 2020 at 8:27 pm

Sussex slide to defeat on third day at Middlesex

Sussex 293 & 102 Middlesex 203 & 193-5 Middlesex 20pts beat Sussex 5pts by 5 wickets John Simpson and Martin Andersson emerged the heroes for Middlesex as they won a thrilling Bob Willis Trophy encounter against visitors Sussex by five wickets at Radlett. The redoubtable...

Brighton and Hove drink and drug drivers banned

A teenage driver has been banned for a year for drug driving after being caught behind the wheel of a black Renault Clio with cannabis in his system. Tobias Michael Bishop, also known as Toby Bishop, 18, was caught in Churchill Square Car Park, in Brighton, on Tuesday 14 January....
Posted On 24 Aug 2020 at 6:16 pm

Hove man charged with Brighton burger bar robbery

A man from Hove has been charged with robbery after cash was stolen from a burger bar on Brighton seafront last week. Rowan Hudson appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on Saturday (22 August) charged with robbery at Burger King, in King’s Road, Brighton. He was also charged...
Posted On 24 Aug 2020 at 5:25 pm

Hove woman banned from driving after taking cocaine

A Hove woman has been banned from driving for a second time in less than 18 months. Melissa Garrett, also known as Melissa Anne Lindsay, 34, of Poynings Drive, Hove, was given her latest ban for driving after taking cocaine. She appeared before Crawley magistrates on Thursday (20...
Posted On 24 Aug 2020 at 3:20 pm