Albion unlucky against Premier League Champions

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Liverpool 3 Albion showed some excellent attacking play but ultimately went down 3-1 to Premier League Champions Liverpool. The visitors were two goals up inside 10 minutes. First, Mo Salah poked the ball home past Maty Ryan on five minutes, then...
Posted On 08 Jul 2020 at 10:17 pm

More flats approved for old Palmer and Harvey office building in Hove

A developer has been granted planning permission to add an extra floor to a Hove office block being turned into flats. Brighton and Hove City Council’s Planning Committee approved the plans for P&H House, in Davigdor Road, at a “virtual” meeting this...

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Liverpool 2

After Liverpool went 2-0 ahead in seven minutes, Albion’s industry has hauled them right back into the match. Mo Salah scored after hesitation in the Albion defence allowed Naby Keita to find the Egyptian striker who poked the ball past Maty Ryan. Then just minutes later there...
Posted On 08 Jul 2020 at 9:14 pm

Premier League Match Day 34 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Liverpool

Albion take on the reigning European Champions at home in a league match for the first time since March 1983, when they entertained Aston Villa at the Goldstone. Alexis Mac Allister returns to the starting line up with Neal Maupay up front on his own.  
Posted On 08 Jul 2020 at 7:40 pm

Bogus tax officials target elderly

Bogus tax officials have been targeting old people across the area, Sussex Police warned today (Wednesday 8 July). The fraudsters, who pretend to be from Revenue and Customs, have targeted potential victims in Brighton and Hove as well as the wider county over the past month. The...
Posted On 08 Jul 2020 at 5:10 pm

Brighton academic expert calls for end to coronavirus ban on reusable cups

An expert from Brighton University has called for an end to the coronavirus pandemic ban on reusable cups and mugs. Leading virologist Sarah Pitt said that recently washed cups and mugs were likely to be safer in preventing the spread of the coronavirus than single-use containers...
Posted On 08 Jul 2020 at 4:50 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion winger completes move to Fulham

Brighton and Hove Albion winger Anthony Knockaert has completed a permanent move to Fulham after a successful spell on loan. The 28-year-old French winger joined the London club last July, initially on loan, with the option of a permanent move, which has now been exercised....
Posted On 08 Jul 2020 at 4:14 pm

Chaotic management of Wimpy where manager tried to rape woman revealed

A catalogue of licensing breaches at a burger bar culminating in an attempted rape are a “ghastly demonstration” of what happens when laws aren’t followed, a panel heard today. The Wimpy in Station Road, Portslade could lose its licence after Sussex Police...

Coronavirus crisis leaves council facing £66m cash shortfall

The coronavirus crisis has left Brighton and Hove City Council facing a cash shortfall of up to £66 million, according to a report due to be discussed this week. The estimate takes into account millions of pounds pledged by the government, some of which has already been passed...
Posted On 07 Jul 2020 at 4:20 pm

Brighton Dome receives support from Arts Council England’s Emergency Response Fund

Brighton Dome has received vital support from Arts Council England (ACE) in response to its closure caused by the Covid-19 crisis. The registered arts charity has received £445,000 from the Emergency Response Fund, part of ACE’s allocation for National Portfolio Organisations...
Posted On 07 Jul 2020 at 2:32 pm