Government and council put £250k towards refit for cleaner buses

At least 17 buses are to be refitted to cut their harmful emissions, partly funded by £250,000 from the government and Brighton and Hove City Council. The latest retrofit project comes after 73 double-decker buses were given a similar revamp from 2014 to 2017 as air quality...
Posted On 14 Mar 2021 at 5:41 pm

Brighton peer receives hate mail after she suggests 6pm curfew for men

A Brighton peer said that she received “misogynistic” hate mail after her modest proposal that men should be subject to a 6pm curfew. But the row had, she said, also prompted some men to talk to their wives, partners and sisters and they had been shocked by what they heard. Jenny...
Posted On 14 Mar 2021 at 5:10 pm

No sinners – Brighton & Hove Albion beat the Saints and move back up the league

Southampton 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 This was a huge Seagulls performance and one in which they went back in front after being pegged back. After a strong start, Albion went ahead from a Pascal Gross corner, although the ball looked to be about as far away from the...
Posted On 14 Mar 2021 at 2:05 pm

Half time with Hodges – Southampton 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1

Albion are level with Southampton at the break after going ahead with with a Lewis Dunk header from a Pascal Gross corner. It did look suspiciously like the ball wasn’t touching the quadrangle line. Che Adams equalised for Saints with a well-taken volley after Dunk couldn’t quite...
Posted On 14 Mar 2021 at 1:00 pm

One person arrested and eight fined at Brighton vigil

One person was arrested at a vigil for murdered woman Sarah Everard in Brighton last night and eight others were given fines. Sussex Police said: “Police were made aware of a gathering of around 150 people in Valley Gardens, Brighton, shortly after 6pm on Saturday (13 March...
Posted On 14 Mar 2021 at 1:00 pm

Premier League Match Day 28 – Southampton v Brighton & Hove Albion

The Seagulls take on Southampton at St Mary’s live on BBC1. The Albion are level on points with Fulham who, in 18th place, occupy the last relegation spot. But Brighton are six goals better off than the Cottagers so, barring a calamity, won’t slip into the drop zone this week....
Posted On 14 Mar 2021 at 11:15 am

Brighton and Hove prominent in today’s TV schedules

It’s a big day for Brighton and Hove as the city features prominently on both BBC and ITV. First up, the Albion are live on BBC1 at midday as they take on Southampton at St Mary’s in a crucial relegation battle. At 8pm Peter James’s police drama Grace, set in Brighton and Hove,...
Posted On 14 Mar 2021 at 8:58 am