Thousands sign petition after Brighton domestic violence charity RISE loses key contract

Domestic violence victims are calling on Brighton and Hove City Council to do all it can to support the charity RISE. The charity set up a domestic violence refuge for the LGBT community and operated support services for women for the last 26 years. But it has lost its contract...

Police seize drugs haul and arrest three men in Brighton

Three suspected drug dealers were arrested and “a large quantity” of cannabis was seized when officers stopped a car in Brighton at the weekend, Sussex Police said today (Monday 15 February). The force said: “Three men have been arrested for drug offences after officers on patrol...
Posted On 15 Feb 2021 at 4:49 pm

Rock stars! Two Brighton geology students win national recognition

Two Brighton University students have won national recognition for their hard work, achievements and potential. The pair are among just eight in the country to have been honoured by the Institute of Quarrying, the industry body founded in 1917 which sets professional standards....
Posted On 15 Feb 2021 at 12:05 pm

Missing girl found safe

A missing girl who was believed to have come by train to Brighton and Hove has been found safe, Sussex Police said yesterday (Sunday 14 February). The force issued a public appeal for help finding 16-year-old Maisie Stretch, from Hastings, who went missing last Wednesday (10...
Posted On 15 Feb 2021 at 10:07 am