Brighton seafront crash leaves woman in critical condition

A crash on Brighton seafront in the early hours of this morning (Sunday 17 April) left a woman in a critical condition. As reported by Brighton and Hove News this morning, the crash happened at about 3am on the A259 seafront road. A 28-year-old woman suffered serious injuries...
Posted On 17 Apr 2022 at 9:02 pm

After early hours shout, Brighton lifeboat crew warns: ‘Don’t drink and drown’

After the RNLI Brighton lifeboat was called out in the early hours of the morning, the crew warned people: “Don’t drink and drown!” The warning followed a shout shortly before 1am on Friday (15 April) after a clubber went into the sea. It was the first of two incidents in 48...
Posted On 17 Apr 2022 at 8:48 pm

Demob Happy debut new material at Brighton gig

DEMOB HAPPY + SHADOW SHOW – THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 15.4.22 On a busy Brighton night, it really was a Good Friday to kick off the Easter weekend as The Hope & Ruin was sold out by alternative rock band Demob Happy. This was not like any Demob gig I’ve been to...
Posted On 17 Apr 2022 at 12:41 pm

Motorcyclist dies in crash in Portslade

A motorcyclist has died in a crash in Portslade and a second motorcyclist suffered a leg injury. Police and ambulance crews were sent to the scene in Fox Way shortly after 4.30pm yesterday (Saturday 16 April). The road was closed in both direction while paramedics tried to save...
Posted On 17 Apr 2022 at 10:48 am

Concerns grow for missing 16-year-old boy

Concerns are growing for a missing 16-year-old boy. Sussex Police shared a public appeal for help to find Arthur Greenfield. The teenager is understood to live in Yorkshire although he spent a significant part of his childhood in the Brighton and Hove area. The force said: “There...
Posted On 17 Apr 2022 at 8:08 am

Sussex snatch a draw a Derby with a pair of double centuries

Derbyshire (505 for 8 declared) drew with Sussex (174 and 513 for 3) Tom Haines and Cheteshwar Pujara scored double centuries to complete a remarkable escape act that guided Sussex to a draw on the final day of the LV= Insurance County Championship match against Derbyshire at...

We urgently need a Clean Air Zone – here’s how you can help

Living next to the sea and surrounded by national park, you might think that Brighton and Hove is either immune, already protected or suffers only minimal levels of air pollution. But you would be wrong. The most recently available official Air Quality Annual Status Report for...
Posted On 17 Apr 2022 at 12:01 am