Brighton man recalled to prison

Lloyd Freeman Thomas is wanted for recall to prison after failing to conform to the conditions of his licence. He was released to an address in Brighton in October last year, but has since failed to live there. Police say that if spotted he should not be approached, but anyone...
Posted On 19 Aug 2010 at 11:08 am

Brighton antiques trader robbed

Police are appealing for information after an antique trader was targeted by robbers, stealing thousands of pounds in car memorabilia. Details have just been released about the robbery at a garage in Clarendon Place, Brighton, at around 4pm on Saturday, July 17. Detective...
Posted On 19 Aug 2010 at 10:43 am

Two injured in A23 crash Brighton

Two passengers needed hospital treatment after the vehicle they were travelling in lost control whilst travelling northbound on the A23 London Road, Brighton, at the junction with Surrenden Road. The incident happened at about 1.05am on Sunday, June 20 and involved a Hyundai...
Posted On 21 Jun 2010 at 9:19 am

Biker dies after Ditchling Road crash

A motorcyclist died  when his Suzuki GSF 1200 motorbike was in collision with a silver VW Golf on Ditchling Road, Brighton. The collision happened at 8.15pm on Wednesday, June 16, just south of the junction with Coldean Lane. The rider, a 39-year-old man from Burgess Hill, who...
Posted On 17 Jun 2010 at 9:17 am

Six injured in Patcham crash

Six people were injured, three seriously, on the A23 near Brighton today, (Monday, June 14), when a Renault Clio and a Vauxhall Astra collided and then smashed into two parked cars. Four women had to be cut free from the Clio and six people were taken to the Royal Sussex County...
Posted On 14 Jun 2010 at 8:38 am

England flag flies over Brighton and Hove

Throughout the World Cup period Brighton and Hove Council will fly the English flag, the St George Cross, from the city’s three town halls. However, this weekend the Union Flag will fly above Brighton, Hove and Portslade town halls to honour the Queen’s official...
Posted On 10 Jun 2010 at 3:50 pm

Three jailed for attack on Brighton artist

A man and two teenagers were jailed for a total of eight-and-a-half years today (Thursday 10 June) after a serious assault on an artist. Christopher Winnan, 21 of Birdham Road, Brighton, and Damien Leaney, 17, of Horton Road, Brighton, were both found guilty of violent disorder....
Posted On 10 Jun 2010 at 2:49 pm

Brighton language school moving to city centre

After lying empty for two years an office block on Manchester Street is to become a language school. Change of use from offices was granted by Brighton and Hove Council’s planning committee today (Wednesday, June 9), subject to a management plan. Conditions in place before EC...
Posted On 09 Jun 2010 at 10:17 pm

Fight against measles and mumps in Brighton and Hove

NHS Brighton and Hove has launched the city’s first immunisation week on Monday, June 7 to reduce the level of childhood diseases in the city. Working alongside the Children and Young People’s Trust, the NHS plans to encourage parents to have their children immunised following...
Posted On 07 Jun 2010 at 9:55 pm

Parking restrictions extention for Kemp Town

Extensions to residents’ parking areas in Kemp Town are expected to be approved. Brighton and Hove City Council’s plans to extend Area H to include roads to the east of Royal Sussex County Hospital follows two years of discussions and a public consultation. See a map of the...
Posted On 07 Jun 2010 at 7:14 am