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Man named in hunt for missing Laura Chapman

Police investigating the disappearance of Laura Chapman have named a man they believe she may be with. Chapman, 26, has been missing since Tuesday ...

Concern for missing Hove woman

A young woman from Hove has been reported missing since Tuesday morning in what has been described as an ‘out of character’ disappearan...

Portslade man seriously hurt in late night scaffolding fall

A man from Portslade has suffered serious head injuries after falling from scaffolding at a house in Hove in the early hours of Saturday 7th July. ...

Police link two betting shop robberies in Hove

Police believe the same man was responsible for two betting shop robberies in Hove on Thursday 5th July. The Ladbrokes bookmakers on Portland Road ...

Elderly woman robbed by boy on a bike in Hove

An elderly woman was robbed in Hove on Monday morning by a boy who rode past her on a bike and grabbed her bag. The victim, who is in her 80s, was ...

Missing Hove woman has been found

A woman from Hove who was reported missing yesterday was found safe and well late last night. Sheila Major, 68, who suffers from dementia, is belie...

More Brighton and Hove children offered first choice primary school

The number of Brighton and Hove parents allocated a place for their children at their first choice primary school has risen. The increase has been ...

New bishop appointed for Brighton and Hove

A new bishop has been appointed for Brighton and Hove and the surrounding area. The Right Reverend Dr Martin Warner, 53, is the new Bishop of Chich...

Campaigners protest about prospect of 750 homes on greenfield site in Hove

Labour and Conservative councillors are lining up to protect a greenfield site on the edge of Brighton and Hove. One of them, Labour councillor Bri...

Rizzle Kicks to play free Olympic gig in Hove

Brighton hip-hop duo Rizzle Kicks are to play a free concert in Hove when the Olympic torch comes to town. Jordan Stephens and Harley Alexander-Sul...

Brighton and Hove mayor to hold reception for refugees

About 20 people who arrived in Brighton and Hove as refugees six years ago have been invited to a reception at Brighton Town Hall today (Wednesday ...

Brighton and Hove Greens decide key jobs for the coming year

Brighton and Hove Green Party has named the councillors being put forward for key posts for the coming year. The announcement comes as Jason Kitcat...

Handymen wanted by Portslade charity

Joel Lewis moved from London to Brighton 24 years ago and worked in bars and restaurants. Now he’s based in an old convent. And he’s trying to [...]

Brighton and Hove council tax payer targeted by telephone fraudster

Brighton and Hove City Council has issued a warning about a telephone scam targeting council tax payers. A council spokesman urged the public to be...

Feed-in tariff cut threatens Brighton and Hove’s biggest solar power scheme

Brighton and Hove council leader Bill Randall has criticised cuts being proposed by the government to a popular and effective solar power scheme. C...

Brighton rape suspect held over attack in Hove 26 years ago

A Brighton man has appeared in court charged with raping a woman in Hove 26 years ago. Robert Roy Crawford, 48, of The Crestway in Hollingdean, app...

Hove MP looks like winning battle to criminalise squatting

The campaign by Hove MP Mike Weatherley to criminalise squatting takes another step forward next week. His proposal will be debated as part of a bi...

Bikers want to use bus lanes in Brighton

Motorcyclist Simon Frampton from Portslade rode into the council chamber last week – not literally – but he parked an idea that will be explore...

Brighton and Hove business leaders ask planners for leeway

Business leaders took part in a debate this evening about whether Brighton and Hove holds back or champions business expansion. One of the most com...

Brighton and Hove parking wardens to wear cameras

Parking wardens in Brighton and Hove are to test body-worn video cameras. The trial is aimed at trying to reduce the number of assaults on parking ...

Court remands Brighton and Hove ‘fancy dress robberies’ suspect

A man charged with holding up almost a dozen betting shops appeared before Brighton magistrates this morning (Monday 24 October). Martin Reilly, 53...

Two Brighton and Hove MPs to back calls for EU referendum

Two of the three MPs for Brighton and Hove have indicated that they will vote in favour of a referendum on membership of the European Union. Mike [...

Hove man and daughter spared prison for contempt

A man from Hove and his daughter have been given suspended prison sentences for lying to help his wife try to claim £1.5 million compensation. Nab...

Labour propose academy to ease Hove’s school place crisis

A Labour councillor has proposed the creation of a not-for-profit Co-operative Academy Trust primary school for Hove to ease the shortage of places...

Hove and Portslade face school places ‘time bomb’

A rising primary school age population is putting pressure on school places in Hove and Portslade, a new councillor has warned. Alan Robins, the re...

Police hunt fugitive in Brighton and Hove

A fugitive is being hunted by police in Brighton and Hove. Barrie Williamson is wanted for recall to prison having breached the terms of his parole...

Brighton MP calls for measures to protect pubs

Brighton MP Caroline Lucas has called on the government to rethink the way alcoholic drinks are taxed. Dr Lucas, the Green MP for Brighton Pavilion...

Saltdean Lido ‘at risk’ according to English Heritage

Saltdean Lido has been added to English Heritage’s list of “at risk” buildings. It is one of five buildings and five conservation areas i...

Family mourns motorcyclist and passenger after Hove crash

The names of the two men who died in a motorbike crash in Hove in the early hours of Monday (17 October) have been released. They are [...]

Brighton cancer support centre given approval

A charity is to build a support centre for cancer patients on the site of a former Brighton children’s home. Macmillan Cancer Support has been gi...

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