Family pay tribute after biker dies on A27

The family of a man who died in a crash on the A27 said that he brought sunshine and laughter to them and his many friends. Greg Moss, 35, was riding a blue Suzuki motorbike that was involved in a crash with a Scania HGV lorry on the A27 between the Beddingham and Southerham...
Posted On 26 Sep 2022 at 7:41 pm

The Slow Readers Club cram fans in to Brighton’s Patterns concert venue

THE SLOW READERS CLUB – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 25.9.22 Tonight was to be my third live gig encounter with Manchester’s The Slow Readers Club, having previously seen them last year at Chalk as part of their 15-date tour (Review HERE) and also back in 2019 as part of their...
Posted On 26 Sep 2022 at 7:36 pm

Hundreds object to plan for 20-storey tower block on Hove coast road

Hundreds of people have objected to plans for a 20-storey block of flats on the A259 seafront road in Hove. A community leader likened the £76 million scheme to the set from a “Godzilla” film while a civic society called it “massively aggressive”. The tower block is one of three...

Sussex struggle to contain Glamorgan on a damp day 1 at Hove

Glamorgan made good progress on a rain-ruined first day against Sussex in their push for promotion from Division Two of the LV= County Championship. Eight points behind second-placed Middlesex at start of play and needing a win to give them a chance of finishing in the top two,...

Man arrested over child’s cliff fall

A man has been arrested after a 10-year-old boy fell 100ft down a cliff in Ovingdean. Police this afternoon launched an appeal for information about the incident on Saturday at 5pm. The boy is this afternoon in a serious but stable condition at St George’s Hospital in south...
Posted On 26 Sep 2022 at 4:44 pm

Dozens of people fined for beach bbqs this summer

Dozens of people were fined for using disposable bbqs in the first summer they were banned on Brighton and Hove’s public open spaces. The ban on single-use bbqs began on Friday, 1 July, with fines of £100 for anyone caught using them on council-owned land. In the first two...
Posted On 26 Sep 2022 at 3:38 pm

Shoplifters attack staff at Brighton store

Two shoplifters attacked a member of staff at a supermarket in Brighton and police have published pictures of the suspects as they try to track them down. Sussex Police said today (Monday 26 September): “Officers are appealing for information to identify two young men in...
Posted On 26 Sep 2022 at 3:17 pm

Boy, 10, in serious condition after fall from cliffs

A 10-year-old boy is in a serious condition in hospital today after falling 100ft from a cliff in Ovingdean on Saturday. A police investigation into how the boy, who was visiting Brighton with his family, came to fall from the cliffs by the Ovindean roundabout. Emergency services...
Posted On 26 Sep 2022 at 2:29 pm

Rottingdean bowls clubhouse up for refurbishment

Rottingdean Bowling Club is applying for permission to refurbish its 1970s clubhouse. The changing rooms and toilets are also set to be revamped, after the club obtained a new lease for the bowling green and clubhouse grounds on The Green. Essential repairs to the roof and...
Posted On 26 Sep 2022 at 10:13 am