Our city can thrive again if we focus on a sustainable recovery from this pandemic

The sustained efforts of Brighton and Hove residents mean our covid-19 rates are starting to drop. In the seven days up to Friday 22 January, there were 40 per cent fewer new cases than in the previous week and our city now has a lower rate than the average for England and for...
Posted On 06 Feb 2021 at 7:04 pm

Former Sussex University student becomes law chief in Malawi

A former Sussex University law student has become the director of public prosecutions (DPP) in Malawi. Steven Kayuni completed his PhD at Sussex from 2013 to 2016 and his Master of Laws (LLM) from 2009 to 2010. The university said: “As DPP, Dr Kayuni is based within Malawi’s...
Posted On 06 Feb 2021 at 6:23 pm

Turf bore – but Albion gain another vital point on the road

Burnley 1 Brighton and Hove Albion 1 Albion managed credible draw away at Burnley after Lewis Dunk gave them a first-half lead heading home a Pascal Gross corner. Aaron Connolly had a great chance to double Albion’s lead but Nick Pope palmed his effort wide. Seagulls keeper...
Posted On 06 Feb 2021 at 5:10 pm

Half time with Hodges – Burnley 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 1

Albion’s impressive run of form continues as they lead Burnley at the interval. The lead came from a superb headed goal from captain Lewis Dunk, planting a Pascal Gross corner home. Aaron Connolly forced Burnley keeper Nick Pope into a good save soon after. But the stand-out...
Posted On 06 Feb 2021 at 3:53 pm

Labour’s constructive opposition achieves positive outcomes for all

At full council last week, Labour councillors tabled questions to hold the administration to account on issues such as food supplies, parking, educational outcomes, bin collections, rough sleeping, low traffic neighbourhoods and more. I raised the scourge of drug abuse, drug...
Posted On 06 Feb 2021 at 2:30 pm

Premier League Match Day 23 – Burnley v Brighton & Hove Albion

Aaron Connolly, Alexis Mac Allister and Joel Veltman all come back into the Seagulls starting line at Turf Moor this afternoon (Saturday 6 February). Danny Welbeck returns from injury and is named among the substitutes. Albion are looking for their third consecutive Premier...
Posted On 06 Feb 2021 at 2:16 pm