Cannabis farm found in Brighton

A cannabis farm has been found in a disused building in a busy road in Preston village, Brighton. A crop worth tens of thousands had been harvested in the building – Stanford House – which was built in 1908 and served as the home of the Preston Club. Sussex Police said: “Police...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 6:28 pm

Portslade attack suspect remains in custody as hospital discharges victim

The man suspected of spraying a woman with a “noxious substance” in Portslade yesterday (Saturday 1 January) remains in police custody for interview and further inquiries. Sussex Police said that two women were treated after the attack but appear to be suffering no lasting...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 4:37 pm

MAC-nificent – Brighton & Hove Albion gain first ever win at Everton

Everton 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Albion got off to a great start in 2022 by beating Everton and heaping pressure on Toffees boss Rafael Benitez. The Seagulls took the lead after three minutes. Alexis Mac Allister prodded home after Neal Maupay headed down a Joel Veltman...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 4:04 pm

Half time with Hodges – Everton 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 2

Magnificent Albion lead by two goals to nil at Goodison Park. The opener came after just three minutes from Alexis Mac Allister after good work from Neal Maupay. The Seagulls doubled their lead on 20 minutes as Dan Burn headed in a corner at the back post. Dominic Calvert-Lewin...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 3:00 pm

Premier League Match Day 21 – Everton v Brighton & Hove Albion

The Seagulls take on Everton at Goodison – a place they have not won during the Premier League era Leandro Trossard and Enock Mwepu return to the starting line up at the expense of Solly March and Jakob Moder who both drop to the bench. Danny Welbeck and Tariq Lamptey are also...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 1:06 pm

Tax fraud investigators take back £1bn from offenders including jailed Brighton shop owner

Tax fraud investigators have recovered more than £1 billion from dozens of offenders in less than five years including the jailed owner of three shops in Brighton. Peter Davis, 61, was jailed for tax fraud for four years – and investigators recovered almost £230,000 from him...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 11:42 am

Brighton and Hove Albion’s Connolly heads north to ’Boro

Aaron Connolly has signed for Championship side Middlesbrough on loan for the rest of the 2021-22 campaign. Connolly burst on to the Premier League scene with two goals on his full debut against Tottenham Hotspur in October 2019 and soon afterwards he made his Republic of Ireland...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 11:38 am

Police issue fresh warning to e-scooter riders and owners

Police have issued a fresh warning to electric scooter riders and owners that their e-scooters could be seized if they ride them in public. Sussex Police said: “E-scooter riders and owners are being reminded that their vehicles could be seized if they are seen riding in a public...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 9:33 am

Missing woman may be in Brighton, say police

A missing woman may be in Brighton, according to Sussex Police. The force asked the public to keep an eye out for 39-year-old Katrina Chivers, from Bexhill. Although she was last seen there on Wednesday (29 December), there was a possible sighting in West Street, Brighton, at...
Posted On 02 Jan 2022 at 9:19 am