Six illegal workers found at council building site in Portslade

Six illegal workers were found at a council-owned building site in Portslade during a raid by immigration officials and police. The Home Office said that a “civil penalty referral notice” had been issued to the construction business Morgan Sindall which has premises in Dyke Road...
Posted On 24 Jun 2021 at 6:54 pm

Dates change for ‘JOY.’ residency at The Prince Albert

Local promoters JOY. have announced changes to their month residency at The Prince Albert where they will be putting on five concerts with three local acts per night. The dates have changed on 4 of the 5 nights for the local talent 15 band/artist line-up. It now reads as follows:...
Posted On 24 Jun 2021 at 6:43 pm

Brighton rapist jailed for 15 years

A Brighton man who dragged a woman back to his flat and raped her twice and sexually assaulted another woman has been jailed for 15 years. Sam Kesete, also known as Sami, a 21-year-old student and part-time shop worker, of The Pines, in Canterbury Drive, Brighton, must serve at...
Posted On 24 Jun 2021 at 5:21 pm

Brighton’s ‘Life in the Park’ music events featuring Orbital, Roger Sanchez etc being rescheduled

Due to the ongoing covid restrictions being imposed by the government, the open-air series of music events called ‘Life in the Park‘ that were to commence at Waterhall in Brighton from Saturday 26th June onwards are being rescheduled for later dates. This is obviously...
Posted On 24 Jun 2021 at 5:19 pm

Trial date set for man charged with Brighton murder

A provisional trial date has been set for a man charged with the murder of 24-year-old Billy Henham in Brighton. Dushane Meikle, 27, formerly of Amberley Drive, Hangleton, appeared at Lewes Crown Court this afternoon (Thursday 24 June). Meikle, who was arrested by Sussex Police...
Posted On 24 Jun 2021 at 2:52 pm

Man charged with Brighton murder remanded to crown court

A man charged with the murder of 24-year-old Billy Henham in Brighton has been remanded in custody by Brighton Magistrates’ Court to appear before a crown court judge today (Thursday 24 June). Dushane Meikle, 27, formerly of Amberley Drive, Hangleton, appeared at the magistrates’...
Posted On 24 Jun 2021 at 8:22 am

Councillors push for help for tenants with covid-related rent arrears

Councillors have unanimously agreed to support people at risk of eviction because of rent arrears built up during the coronavirus pandemic. Brighton and Hove City Council Housing Committee agreed to ask that priority be given to investigations into different ways to redu...
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