Coronavirus puts paid to Brighton and Hove Albion Women’s Super League clash

Two players have tested positive for the coronavirus and five are self-isolating among Brighton and Hove Albion Women. The test results and quarantine measures prompted the club to ask the Football Association to postpone a Super League clash with Bristol City. The match had been...
Posted On 09 Jan 2021 at 5:51 pm

Brighton boy, 17, charged with murdering Sue Addis

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with murdering Brighton businesswoman and charity patron Sue Addis. The teenager is accused of stabbing the much-loved mother and grandmother to death at her home in Cedars Gardens, Withdean. Sussex Police said: “A boy aged 17 has been charged...
Posted On 09 Jan 2021 at 1:49 pm

Deaths leap as Brighton and Hove’s coronavirus case rate almost doubles again

Almost 2,300 cases of coronavirus were confirmed in Brighton and Hove in a single week as the rate of cases almost doubled again. And the covid-19 death toll rose 10 per cent in a fortnight at the main hospital trust serving Brighton and Hove and the surrounding area. Elsewhere...
Posted On 09 Jan 2021 at 1:22 pm

Arts in crisis as pandemic puts thousands of jobs and hundreds of millions of pounds at risk

The arts and the cultural heart of Brighton and Hove is in jeopardy as the coronavirus pandemic puts thousands of jobs at risk, according to an official report. The pandemic has wiped out hundreds of shows and several festivals threatening to cripple the finances of a sector that...