Brighton stabbing detectives release brawl photo and issue fresh plea for information

Detectives investigating a stabbing in Brighton have published a photo of a brawl and issued a fresh plea for information. Sussex Police said today (Friday 15 January): “This image has been released as detectives continue to investigate a stabbing in Brighton. “Anyone with any...
Posted On 15 Jan 2021 at 8:22 pm

Woman missing from Brighton for four days

A woman has been reported missing in the Brighton area, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Friday 15 January) The force said: “Police are searching for Gwinte Kalci, 23, who has been reported missing from the Brighton area. “She was last seen on Monday (11 January) and officers...
Posted On 15 Jan 2021 at 8:14 pm

Indefinite beach chalet leases to be scrapped across Brighton and Hove

Open-ended leases on beach chalets will end after Labour and Conservative councillors joined forces to push through a rule change. Would-be tenants who have spent years on the waiting list for one of the chalets – in Saltdean, Rottingdean, Ovingdean, Madeira Drive and Hove –...

Brighton and Hove Albion striker sent to Coventry

Brighton and Hove Albion striker Viktor Gyokeres has returned from a spell with Swansea City but will immediately head back out on loan. Gyokeres, 22, is heading to Championship club Coventry City for the rest of the season. The Swedish forward will link up again with fellow...
Posted On 15 Jan 2021 at 6:00 pm

Brighton woman with covid jailed for spitting at police officer

A Brighton woman with the coronavirus has been jailed after she told a police officer that she was infected and then spat at her. Christina Whelan hit another police officer in the face and punched paramedic Andrew Dyer in the stomach at the Royal Sussex County Hospital, in...
Posted On 15 Jan 2021 at 5:41 pm

Helicopter scrambled after car fails to stop for police

The police helicopter has been up above Brighton this afternoon looking for a driver who failed to stop for police. A police spokeswoman said: “At 2.22pm on Friday (15 January), a vehicle failed to stop for police in Manor Road, Brighton. “Enquiries are ongoing to...
Posted On 15 Jan 2021 at 3:55 pm

Coronavirus vaccine offers hope and here’s what to do

I know the news of another national lockdown was difficult to hear when so many had tried hard for so long to suppress the virus and stop transmission. I really feel for everyone who is sick or has a family member who is sick and for those risking their lives daily to look after...
Posted On 15 Jan 2021 at 12:01 am