Brighton and Hove Albion striker goes out on loan

Brighton and Hove Albion striker Glenn Murray is moving to Watford on a season-long loan. The 36-year-old forward is Brighton’s leading post-war goalscorer with 111 goals during two spells. He will join the Hornets with a year left to run on his Albion contract. Head coach Graham...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020 at 8:15 pm

Health chief spells out flu jab fears

A senior public health expert has warned of the double risk of people catching the flu and coronavirus in the coming months. Heidi Larson, director of the Vaccine Confidence Project, spoke out to try to address “complacency” around the flu jab. Professor Larson said: “I thi...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020 at 7:51 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion defender signs four-year deal

Brighton and Hove Albion defender Ben White has signed a four-year deal with the club, ending speculation about his immediate future. The club said this afternoon (Tuesday 1 September): “Ben White has extended his stay with Albion, after agreeing a new four-year contract with the...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020 at 4:22 pm

Co-op denied drinks licence for new premises in Brighton shopping street

Councillors have rejected a drinks licence application from the Co-op which wanted to stock alcohol at its new premises in London Road, Brighton. Neighbours and Sussex Police opposed the application to sell beers, wines and spirits at 65-67 London Road, formerly the Maplin...

Boy beaten up in Brighton in late-night attack

A boy suffered facial injuries and lost a tooth when he was attacked at The Level, in Brighton, late at night. Sussex Police said this morning (Tuesday 1 September): “Police are seeking witnesses to a late-night attack on a teenage boy in Brighton city centre. “At 12.40am on...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020 at 11:06 am

Man held after armed police storm Brighton flat

A man has been arrested after armed police stormed a flat in Brighton in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday 1 September). Some neighbours reported hearing what sounded like gunshots but the noise was a “distraction device” deployed by police just before they stormed the...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020 at 10:35 am

Hove web designer helps firms tackle covid constraints

A Hove web designer has been helping businesses adapt to the constraints of the coronavirus lockdown. The founder of Curious Fish Websites, David Harper, was given food for thought when his favourite Italian – like all other restaurants, bars and pubs in the country – had to...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020 at 7:40 am