Police issue fresh appeal for help in Brighton stabbing investigation

Police have issued a fresh appeal for help with their investigation into the stabbing in Brighton in a brawl on Wednesday – the night before the lockdown started. Sussex Police said this evening (Friday 6 November): “Four men arrested in connection with a stabbing in Brighton...
Posted On 06 Nov 2020 at 10:07 pm

Number of coronavirus cases falls in Brighton before lockdown begins

Health chiefs have issued a fresh call for people in Brighton and Hove to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus as the new national lockdown begins. They acknowledged that the number of cases had fallen and that it remained below the average rate for England. Brighton and...
Posted On 06 Nov 2020 at 8:15 pm

Neighbours ask council to review Brighton pub’s licence

People living next to a Brighton pub have asked councillors to review its licence. The request came from neighbours of The Village also known as Le Village pub, in High Street, Brighton. The people living in Darwell Court called for the review on the grounds of prevention of...

Frustrating night for Albion as Burnley hold firm

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Burnley 0 Albion had a hatful of chances against lowly Burnley who were there for the taking but the Seagulls, especially debutant Danny Welbeck, were denied time and time again by England keeper Nick Pope. Tariq Lamptey had a very early chance after...
Posted On 06 Nov 2020 at 7:35 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Burnley 0

Albion are being frustrated by the Premier League’s bottom side with Clarets keeper Nick Pope the man of the match so far. Danny Welbeck had has a couple of chances including a one-on-one with Pope. Tariq Lamptey had a great chance earlier on but fired high and wide when...
Posted On 06 Nov 2020 at 6:23 pm

Premier League Match Day 8 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Burnley

Maty Ryan and Neal Maupay are both recalled to the starting side to face Burnley this evening (Friday 6 November). And Danny Welbeck makes his full Albion debut in the 5.30pm kick-off at the Amex. Davy Propper and Alireza Jahanbakhsh both also return to the match-day squad....
Posted On 06 Nov 2020 at 4:49 pm

‘Notorious anti-Semite’ loses libel case

One of the first Brighton Labour members to be expelled during Labour’s anti-Semitism crisis has lost his case for libel after being called a “notorious anti-Semite”. A high court judge has ruled that Tony Greenstein’s defamation case against the Campaign...
Posted On 06 Nov 2020 at 4:13 pm

Brighton dentist given permission to expand

A dentist’s surgery can be extended after councillors granted planning permission for an extra floor. Members of Brighton and Hove City Council’s Planning Committee unanimously approved adding a first floor to Deans Dental, in New Barn Road, Rottingdean, despite...

Brothel owners lose £20k seized by police

More than £20,000 seized from the owners of a Hove brothel closed by police last year has been forfeited as the proceeds of crime. Brighton Belles in Rosa Court, Waterloo Street was ordered to shut for three months by magistrates on 12 November last year. Adele and Peter Wakeham,...
Posted On 06 Nov 2020 at 11:14 am