Racist abuser wanted by police after outburst on Brighton bus

A man suspected of an outpouring of racist abuse on a bus in Brighton is wanted by Sussex Police. The force issued a picture of the suspect today (Monday 26 July) and asked for the public’s help in finding him. Sussex Police said: “Police have released this image of a man sought...
Posted On 26 Jul 2021 at 9:02 pm

Hove bistro faces closure over drugs, fight and covid rule-breaking

Drug-taking, violence and a refusal to provide detectives with legally required information could cost a Hove bar and restaurant its premises licence and force it to close. A man was left with “life-changing injuries”, police said, after a fight which started at Pascal’s Bistro...

Hove business shortlisted for two national awards

A world-leading Hove event industry business has been shortlisted in two categories at a national awards finals. The IMEX Group, based in Ellen Street, Hove, has made the cut for the finals of the Exhibition News Awards which take place on Friday (30 July). The company’s...
Posted On 26 Jul 2021 at 6:55 pm

Pedestrian seriously injured in A259 crash

A male pedestrian is being treated in a Brighton hospital for serious injuries after a crash on the A259 coast road. Sussex Police issued an appeal for witnesses after the crash which happened about 3.45pm today (Monday 26 July). The road was still closed during the evening rush...
Posted On 26 Jul 2021 at 5:37 pm

Brighton school postpones governor election after claims about pre-filled ballot papers

A school cancelled a parent governor election after claims that a candidate’s friend was handing out pre-filled voting forms at the school gates. Parents complained to the executive head teacher at Hertford Infant School and Hertford Junior School after some received ballots that...

Hundreds have wrong number for emergency care in Brighton and Hove

Hundreds of people who use an emergency care service may not have the right number to call when they need it most. The problem came to light when a 77-year-old woman was injured as she tripped on an uneven surface at the entrance to Greenleas park, in Hangleton Way, Hove. The...