Brighton & Hove Albion bite back at Wolves – but still can’t win at home

Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 Albion fought back to draw with Wolves after initially leading at the Amex but shipping three dreadful goals before half time then winning the second half two nil. It was a vital point in the fight against relegation but at...
Posted On 02 Jan 2021 at 7:46 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 3

From the elation of going ahead through Aaron Connolly, everyone who has anything to do with Brighton and Hove Albion must be in utter despair at the collapse of the team and their performance. Romain Saiss headed Wolves level after Albion failed to clear their lines from a...
Posted On 02 Jan 2021 at 6:28 pm

Council tells primary schools to move to remote learning from Monday

Brighton and Hove primary schools have been told to move to online learning when term starts again on Monday, as covid cases continue to rise. The rate for the city to December 30 is now 492.4 – with a peak of 341 cases on 29 December. The rate has increased almost 60% from...
Posted On 02 Jan 2021 at 4:45 pm

Premier League Match Day 17 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Wolverhampton Wanderers

Albion take on Wolves at the Amex in the early evening kick off at 5.30pm. Neal Maupay and Aaron Connolly are restored to the Brighton attack. Both Alireza Jahanbakhsh and Alexis Mac Allister drop to the bench. Solly March is due to start, along with Leandro Trossard and Ben...
Posted On 02 Jan 2021 at 4:42 pm

Brighton murder victim’s family make heartfelt plea for help bringing killer to justice

The family of a man whose body was found in Brighton a year ago are urging the public to come forward with any information that could help bring his killer to justice. Billy Henham, 24, from Henfield was found in a disused building in North Street, Brighton, on Thursday 2 January...
Posted On 02 Jan 2021 at 12:26 pm

Police fine 66 people for breaking coronavirus restrictions over new year in Brighton and Hove

Police issued fines to 66 people for breaking the coronavirus restrictions in just nine hours over the new year in Brighton and Hove alone. Sussex Police said that the 66 fixed penalty notices were among 81 issued across the county between 6pm yesterday (Thursday 31 December) and...
Posted On 01 Jan 2021 at 5:20 pm

Christmas tree recycling under way – with a chance to help children’s hospice

Christmas tree recycling is under way at dozens of sites across Brighton and Hove – along with a hassle-free scheme to have your tree collected for a donation to a children’s hospice. The Christmas tree recycling sites operated by Brighton and Hove City Council started receiving...
Posted On 01 Jan 2021 at 6:30 am

For animals, fireworks can be more a source of fear than fun

Animal welfare is an issue that many of us care deeply about. I’m proud it was a Labour government that introduced the hunting ban and that we’ve consistently presented strong policies to strengthen animal welfare. Locally, we gained support for motions to ban the sale of fur on...
Posted On 01 Jan 2021 at 12:10 am