New covid case numbers in Brighton and Hove fall again

The number of new coronavirus cases in Brighton and Hove has fallen again, with the director of public health crediting the effectiveness of the vaccination programme. Brighton and Hove City Council said that in the seven days to today (Wednesday 16 September) the number of new...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021 at 4:42 pm

Family in court over alleged driveway scam

A teenage man, his brother and father have appeared in court charged in connection with an alleged driveway scam which has left two Brighton doctors £30,000 out of pocket. Miles Connors, 19, is charged with one count of fraud, two of making misleading actions, one of aggressive...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021 at 2:19 pm

Tom Jones ‘Surrounded By Time’… and Love at intimate Brighton concert

TOM JONES – CHALK, BRIGHTON 15.9.21 The audience slowly filled up last night at CHALK, an intimate venue in the centre of Brighton, amid a loud hubbub of cheerful excitement and expectation. This palpable excitement came from not only being once more out at a gig, but also...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021 at 1:19 pm

Brighton drug dealer jailed

A drug dealer, who was caught in Brighton after a member of the public spotted him acting suspiciously, has been jailed. Cocaine dealer Rostislav Georgiev, 28, was seen handing over a package in Phoenix Place, near The Level, and arrested in nearby Baker Street. Georgiev was...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021 at 12:47 pm

Rockwater boss fined for speeding on seafront

The owner of Rockwater has been landed with a court bill of almost £400 after being caught speeding in a Mercedes on the seafront. Luke Davis, 42, has also had three points added to his license by Brighton Magistrates’ Court for exceeding 30mph on the A259 in Shoreham in January...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021 at 12:01 pm

Former Brighton and Hove Albion manager axed by Forest

Former Brighton and Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton has been sacked by Nottingham Forest. The club said that Hughton, 62, had been “relieved of his duties” after Forest’s poor start to the season. Forest are bottom of the Championship. Their home defeat to Middlesbrough last...
Posted On 16 Sep 2021 at 10:03 am