Man in monkey mask tries to lure child into car

A man wearing a monkey mask tried to lure a boy into a car as he was waiting at a bus stop yesterday afternoon. Police said the man was being driven in a white car which stopped by the bus stop at the bottom of Elm Grove at 3.10pm. The driver of the car, a white man in his 40s or...
Posted On 23 Oct 2020 at 11:44 am

Unattended candle sparks fire at Hove flat

An unattended candle sparked a blaze in a basement flat in Hove last night. Firefighters were called to the home in York Road at 10.20pm and quickly put out the fire. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service is now warning people not to leave candles burning unattended following a...
Posted On 23 Oct 2020 at 10:39 am

Political parties tussle for green mantle in row over Brighton and Hove’s urban fringe

Tensions simmered as councillors debated the prospect of building new housing on “greenfield” sites on the outskirts of Brighton and Hove. The Conservatives looked to outflank the ruling Greens in trying to provide protection for places such as Benfield Valley, Whitehawk Hill and...
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