Brighton ‘monkey mask’ abduction case closed, say police

Claims that a man wearing a monkey mask tried to lure a boy into a car as he was waiting at a bus stop are no longer under investigation. Sussex Police said that the report of an attempted abduction was made in good faith but the case was closed. The force said: “Police...
Posted On 27 Oct 2020 at 11:03 pm

Man who went missing in Hove is found in Brighton

A man who was reported missing in Hove has been found in Brighton, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 27 October). The force issued a public appeal for help finding Mark Renshaw. Sussex Police said: “Mark Renshaw, who had been reported missing from Hove on Wednesday (21...
Posted On 27 Oct 2020 at 8:58 pm

Teenager who went missing in Brighton is found safe and well

A teenager who went missing in Brighton almost a month ago has been found safe and well, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 27 October). The force said: “Seventeen-year-old Eriglen Morina, who was missing after last being seen in Brighton on Wednesday 30 September, was...
Posted On 27 Oct 2020 at 8:50 pm

Owner of old Hove nursing home puts in plea for parking permits

The owner of an old nursing home in Hove has asked the council to drop a “planning condition” that could prevent the property’s next occupants from being able to have parking permits. The owner, a Brighton company called 72-74 Walsingham Road, has submitted a formal application...
Posted On 27 Oct 2020 at 8:22 pm

Graffiti costs council tax payers in Brighton and Hove almost £90k

Cleaning up graffiti cost council tax payers in Brighton and Hove almost £90,000 in just one year, according to a new survey. Brighton and Hove City Council was in the top 20 councils in the UK for the amount of money spent on the task last year. And outside London, Brighton and...
Posted On 27 Oct 2020 at 7:32 pm

OMD announce ‘Architecture and More’ arena tour including Brighton date

OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark) today unleash an exciting announcement as the band unveil touring plans with an 15 date UK arena tour scheduled throughout November next year, with European and Irish dates announcements to follow. Tickets on sale HERE at 10.00am –...
Posted On 27 Oct 2020 at 3:11 pm

Proposal to close Brighton nursery prompts questions from councillors

Plans to close a nursery in Brighton have prompted a series of questions from councillors. They wanted to know whether enough had been done to promote the pre-school offer – part of Hertford Infant and Nursery School, in Hertford Road. And when no one responded to an initial...