Chelsea prove too strong for new look Brighton & Hove Albion

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Chelsea 3 Albion looked very much like the team they were last season. Lots of posturing and pretty football but no real punch! Adam Lallana and Ben White both made their debuts for the Seagulls but both went off injured. It was going well for the...
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 10:19 pm

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

Albion have matched Chelsea in most areas of the pitch but fell behind to a Jorghino penalty after Steve Alzate gave the ball away cheaply and Maty Ryan brought down Timo Werner as he bore down on goal. Jorghino sent Ryan the wrong way to put the visitors in front. Albion have...
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 9:06 pm

Premier League Match Day 1 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Chelsea

Albion embark on their fourth Premier League campaign at the Amex, with the opening fixture against Chelsea. Sadly the match is behind closed doors. Adam Lallana makes his league debut for the Seagulls. He will be joined in the starting line up by former Chelsea player Tariq...
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 7:21 pm

Councillor faces standards panel in row over rough sleeper numbers

A Conservative councillor who repeatedly questioned the official number of rough sleepers on the  streets of Brighton and Hove faces a standards panel. Wish ward councillor Robert Nemeth is due to face the panel next Monday (21 September) after a complaint by Labour councillor...

Dozens of children at Brighton primary school self-isolate after staff member catches coronavirus

Dozens of children at a Brighton primary school have gone into self-isolation after a member of staff tested positive for coronavirus. The youngsters affected are all in year 6 at Coldean Primary School and will spend 14 days at home to try to prevent the virus from spreading....
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 5:36 pm

More Brighton and Hove students test positive for coronavirus

A secondary school in Hove has reported another case of the coronavirus – and this time the student appears to have contracted the virus at school. Cardinal Newman Catholic School has previously reported three cases which were all believed to have been linked to a house party in...
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 4:11 pm

Flooding closes Brighton school

A Brighton secondary school has closed because of flooding caused by a burst water main. A number of homes near by are understood to have been flooded too. Longhill head Kate Williams sent a letter to parents saying: “Thank you for your understanding and support this morning with...
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 10:54 am

Millions of pounds extra set aside for Brighton and Hove schools

State schools in Brighton and Hove are to be handed millions of pounds of extra funding in the current financial year, according to an official report. The 63 local authority maintained schools in Brighton and Hove are to receive £6 million extra in direct grant from the...
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 10:37 am

Shoreham Port buys £2m fleet of new forklift trucks

Shoreham Port has bought a £2 million fleet of new forklift trucks to move timber – one of the main materials handled at the harbour. The 35 Yale Veracitor trucks can lift up to 5.5 tonnes at a time and will be used to load about 70 lorries a day, the port said. Like other...
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 9:01 am

Police appeal for public support as coronavirus rules change

Sussex Police issued an appeal for the public’s support as the coronavirus rules change again today (Monday 14 September). The force said: “Police in Sussex continue to encourage people to play their part in preventing the spread of covid-19 as changes to the government’s...
Posted On 14 Sep 2020 at 12:02 am
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