VAR from ideal – Fulham 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

Albion played out a scrappy and fairly dull goal less draw at Fulham. One of Albion’s best chances fell to Danny Welbeck in the first half but he failed to connect with Tariq Lamptey’s cross. Solly March also had a good chance in the first half but saw what was intended as a...
Posted On 16 Dec 2020 at 10:11 pm

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

Albion are just about on top in west London but again haven’t been able to put the ball in the net. The best chance fell to Danny Welbeck who couldn’t connect with Tariq Lamptey’s cross after good work from Adam Lallana. Solly March had a cross shot clawed away by Alphonse Areola...
Posted On 16 Dec 2020 at 8:56 pm

Premier League Match Day 13 – Fulham v Brighton & Hove Albion

Maty Ryan has been dropped and Tariq Lamptey is back. Albion are in west London this evening to take on a resurgent Fulham. This could almost be a must-win game for Graham Potter as Albion look to overhaul Arsenal in 15th place. Robert Sanchez takes over in goal for Albion, with...
Posted On 16 Dec 2020 at 7:08 pm

Could Hanover become Brighton and Hove’s first low-traffic neighbourhood?

People in Hanover had the first glimpse of what a low-traffic neighbourhood might look like before a pilot scheme planned for the area next summer. They were given an outline of the “mini Holland” scheme in Waltham Forest, London, at a virtual meeting organised under the Livable...

Council told property owner to stay out of his own flat

A landlord battling to get his flat back from Brighton and Hove City Council was stunned when he was barred from going inside. Music teacher Neil Morris rented the flat to the council for seven years under a contract that ran out in November. He gave the council four months’...

First look at Brighton’s first community vaccination centre

Pictures of Brighton and Hove’s first community covid vaccination centre have been published as the service starts this week. St Augustine’s Community Centre in Stanford Road, near Preston Park, has been taken over by local GPs, who are being helped by staff from...
Posted On 16 Dec 2020 at 4:24 pm

Case dropped after Hove burglary suspect dies aged 32

A court case against a suspected burglar from Hove will not go ahead after the defendant died. Thomas Mark Riley, of Seafield Road, Hove, had been due to appear before Crawley magistrates last week. But the court was told that Riley, whose 32nd birthday was in September, had...
Posted On 16 Dec 2020 at 2:45 pm

Covid testing in Brighton and Hove’s secondary schools needs staffing and funding

The government needs to confirm funding arrangements for the covid-19 testing programme in secondary schools due to start next month. I wrote to the government last month calling for schools to have regular access to rapid testing. So I welcome the fact that they have finally...
Posted On 16 Dec 2020 at 1:50 pm

Facebook sale of seafront lantern blamed on ‘uncharacteristic human error’

A contractor has apologised after two seafront lanterns it was charged with removing and safely storing ended up for sale on Facebook. Brighton and Hove City Council said last month it was considering calling in the police over the incident. Today, council leader published a...
Posted On 16 Dec 2020 at 1:35 pm

Missing Brighton man found safe in Surrey

A missing man from Brighton has been found safe in Surrey. Liam Hansen, 26, was found yesterday (Tuesday 15 December), after police issued a public appeal for help finding him. He had been missing since the start of last week and Sussex Police had said that officers were growing...
Posted On 16 Dec 2020 at 11:30 am
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