Seagulls must pull their socks up as they drop points at home to the Baggies

Brighton and Hove Albion 1 West Bromwich Albion 1 An unconvincing performance by the Seagulls saw them throw away a precious lead in the last 10 minutes at the Amex. Neal Maupay had a host of chances to score in the first half but again failed to find the target except once when...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 7:50 pm

Three men charged over Hove street robberies

Three men have been charged with two street robberies in Hove. Sussex Police said today (Monday 26 October): “Police investigating two street robberies in Hove have charged three men. “A group of men, who were mainly wearing hooded tops and dark clothing, approached...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 7:45 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 West Bromwich Albion 0

Brighton and Hove Albion lead West Brom at half-time at the Amex after a calamitous own goal by Jake Livermore. It was Adam Lallana who had the initial shot, which was blocked. Tariq Lamptey followed up for the Seagulls and the ball eventually ended up in the back of net via a...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 6:18 pm

Police offer reward in search for abusive thug on the run

A reward has been offered as police step up their search for an abusive thug who went on the run as he was due to face justice. Andrew Anderson, 39, was given a four-year jail sentence in his absence after being convicted of threatening and harassing women – one of them from...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 5:29 pm

Premier League Match Day 6 – Brighton & Hove Albion v West Bromwich Albion

Adam Webster captains the Seagulls in place of the suspended Lewis Dunk. New signing Danny Welbeck takes his place on the bench as the two top-flight Albions commence battle at the Amex. LIKE WHAT WE DO? HELP US TO DO MORE OF IT BY DONATING HERE. And don't forget to sign up to...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 5:23 pm

Council issues 5k warning notices over new Valley Gardens bus gate in first month

Motorists have been sent almost 5,000 warning notices for driving through a Valley Gardens bus gate in its first month of operation – and fines are due to start being issued tomorrow. Bus gates are short stretches of road which only buses are allowed to drive over, marked...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 2:30 pm

Prisoner on the run found camping in Telscombe

A prisoner who absconded a fortnight ago has been found holed up at a camp site in Telscombe, Sussex Police said. Jay Davis, 33, walked out of Ford open prison on Monday 12 October and was arrested on Saturday (24 October) by armed officers. Sussex Police said: “Ford prison...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 10:03 am

Forget their complaining letters, here’s what the Greens should say to government

I feel quite sorry for our dear chief executive having to write letters of complaint to some Secretary of State on behalf of the Green Party after every full council meeting so I have decided to help … Dear Matt, I hope you don’t mind my using your first name but I feel I...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 9:00 am

Charity with Brighton and Hove links looks to recruit 14 caring and supportive staff

A Sussex charity with links to Brighton and Hove is looking to recruit 14 caring and supportive staff for a variety of roles in response to the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic. The Chailey Heritage Foundation, which provides education and care for young people with...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 12:44 am

College offers lessons in how to adapt to coronavirus restrictions

A college is offering lessons in how to adapt to the coronavirus restrictions by taking its open evenings online. The Greater Brighton Metropolitan College – the Met – is holding the first of its virtual open events in just over a week’s time. The Met – formerly known as City...
Posted On 26 Oct 2020 at 12:05 am