Two arrested, cyclist hurt and several police cars damaged as chase ends in Hove

Two people were arrested after a chase in which a cyclist was hurt and several police cars were damaged, Sussex Police said today. The force said: “Police made two arrests after bringing the pursuit of a stolen car from Worthing to a safe conclusion in Hove. “At 6.05pm on...
Posted On 06 Sep 2020 at 8:13 pm

Let’s learn from the seafront cycle lane fiasco, say Valley Gardens campaigners

The spectacularly incompetent implementation of cycle lanes on the seafront and elsewhere in Brighton and Hove has not only inflicted chaos but contributed to a spike in congestion and pollution. The changes are described as “active travel” measures. They were put in place by the...
Posted On 06 Sep 2020 at 7:45 pm

Missing Brighton girl, 12, found safe

A 12-year-old girl from Brighton who was reported missing has been found safe, Sussex Police said. Brighton and Hove police tweeted: “Very glad to report that Hope, the 12-year-old girl who had been missing from Brighton on Friday evening (4 September), has been found and...
Posted On 06 Sep 2020 at 11:21 am

Brighton has among Britain’s worst rates for sexual infections

Brighton and Hove has among some of the highest rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the country, according to figures published by Public Health England (PHE). The rate for gonorrhoea was the worst in England, outside London, with PHE saying that nationally the...
Posted On 06 Sep 2020 at 1:06 am