The Argus

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 09:25:08 +0000
Missing woman in "completely out of character" disappearance - can you help find her?
Police are very concerned for the welfare of 52-year-old Fatima Mohamed-Ali who is missing from her home in Newhaven.

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 11:04:47 +0000
Cat found dead in Hove park appeared to have been tortured, councillors claim
COUNCILLORS fear that a cat found dead in a public park could have been tortured before it died.

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 12:04:15 +0000
Indie band due to be appearing at Great Escape killed after car plunges from bridge in Sweden
Five Britons have died when their car plunged through the barrier of an open bridge into a canal in Sweden.

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 11:38:20 +0000
Chimney fire burns through living room of house in village
A CHIMNEY fire ripped through the living room of a house in a village.

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 09:48:32 +0000
Hunt should resign now, says Brighton's top A&E doctor
A HOSPITAL accident and emergency doctor has called on Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to resign.

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 09:54:31 +0000
Church building to be renamed after Bishop George Bell affair
A CHURCH building has been renamed after it emerged a former bishop molested a five-year-old child.

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 10:00:00 +0000
A red rose for the best tales of love and romance
WITH romance in the air this weekend, The Argus hit the streets of Brighton to look for love in the run-up to Valentine’s Day.

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 10:02:31 +0000
Proud to say we met through Tinder
On the streets of Brighton in the run up to Valentine's Day, we met loving couples who had met at work, been set up on a blind date or swooped in on a friend's partner.

Sun, 14 Feb 2016 10:02:41 +0000
From colleagues at work to partners happily in love
Sometimes the love of your life has been in front of you for years, hiding in plain sight.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 12:10:00 +0000
Calls made to preserve West Pier in its current state
CALLS have been made to preserve the artistic beauty of the West Pier in its current skeletal state.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:04:25 +0000
Naked Bike Ride porn website video upload taken down by copyright claim
A VIDEO of the Brighton Naked Bike Ride uploaded to a hardcore porn site has been taken down after a copyright infringement claim.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:03:13 +0000
Airshow ticket prices to rise following Shoreham disaster
EASTBOURNE Airshow bosses are fighting to reduce a planned hike in regulatory fees following the Shoreham disaster.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:06:08 +0000
Chair condemns as "overreaction" council's temporary closure of Fishersgate Community Centre
THE boss of a community centre has said its closure by the council is an overreaction and rejected safeguarding concerns.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:06:00 +0000
UPDATED: Housing aims could cause council rifts
OVERAMBITIOUS housing targets will damage the Sussex countryside and cause friction between neighbouring councils.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:06:25 +0000
The last post - Vigil held by protesters as Post Office closes for last time
PROTESTERS who have fought the closure of a post office held a vigil to mark its final day of trading.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:04:58 +0000
Super Mario the songwriter strums his stuff on The Voice
A FORMER postman is aiming to deliver the full package in a televised singing contest.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:04:08 +0000
Trio of cats in urgent need of a new home
A TRIO of homeless moggies who struggle to settle in are in desperate need of new owners .

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:00:00 +0000
Work to convert former church into new GP surgery starts next month
WORK to convert a derelict church into a medical centre for two GP practices is due to start next month.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:39:22 +0000
Motorcyclist caught popping a wheelie doing 87mph along Hove seafront banned from driving for 18 months
A motorcyclist caught speeding and pulling a "wheelie" at almost 90mph along Hove seafront has been disqualified from driving.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:20:00 +0000
Go-ahead given on sites earmarked for new 13,200 homes in Brighton and Hove - locations revealed in documents
THE green light has been given for the building of 13,200 new homes in Brighton and Hove by 2030.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:27:29 +0000
Amusement arcade staff held up at knife point in attempted robbery
AMUSEMENT arcade staff were held up at knife point in an attempted robbery this morning.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:20:17 +0000
Commuter train takes 132 minutes to complete 18 minute journey because of ice
A COMMUTER train heading to London was delayed by more than two hours after becoming stuck by ice on the line.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:08:12 +0000
Coach crash blocking road
A COACH has crashed in a road causing delays.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:51:59 +0000
Love is in the air - and on your bicycle frame
LOVE will be in the air and on the street this weekend as a council gets swept up in the Valentine's mood.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:30:40 +0000
Recycling lorry catches fire while workers load it up
A RECYCLING lorry caught fire this morning.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:30:00 +0000
Car rolls on to its roof in crash, one person cut free, another with ambulance staff
A CAR rolled on to its roof in an accident that shut a main road.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:11:01 +0000
World's largest subterranean skatepark to open in Sussex this weekend
EXTREME sport fans are set to go head over heels with excitement at the opening of the world's biggest subterranean skate park.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:09:26 +0000
West Pier could completely disappear sooner than we think says engineer after section collapses due to Storm Imogen
EXPERTS have warned the West Pier could be gone in five years as another piece of the historic structure collapsed yesterday.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:06:53 +0000
Parents banned from school breakfast club after shirking payments
PARENTS have been banned from taking their children to a school’s breakfast club after shirking payments.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:10:34 +0000
Council takes possession of community centre over safeguarding and underage drinking concerns
A COUNCIL has taken possession of a community centre with immediate effect following a series “of serious, unanswered, safeguarding concerns”.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:10:46 +0000
£250 million road building agreement criticised for pouring concrete all over Sussex
ENVIRONMENTALISTS have criticised a new £250 million road building agreement.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:02:24 +0000
Major delays on A27 due to crash between car and lorry at Southwick Tunnel
A car and a lorry have collided on the A27 near the Southwick Tunnel. 

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:10:34 +0000
24 firefighters jobs axed and fire engine removed from Hove station despite 10,000 people signing petition against the cuts
THE first budget has been signed off which will see the removal of 24 firefighters and a fire engine from Hove to save £932,000

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:07:22 +0000
Campaigner hopes documentary will lead to change in assisted dying law
A LEADING campaigner has described a documentary featuring a terminally ill man taking his own life as a “wonderful, powerful statement” in favour of a change in the law.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 05:08:36 +0000
Tea company scoops national award for winning chai recipe
A TEA mixologist has proved there's more to life than a cup of builder's with an award-winning iced spiced chai.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:02:50 +0000
Albion fan backed Leicester to win Premier League at 5,000-1
AN ALBION fan will be cheering for Leicester for the rest of the football season after backing them to win the Premier League at 5,000-1.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:40:18 +0000
Late funding changes result in budget chaos
THE Government has caused chaos for councils by making last minute changes to funding within weeks and even days of crunch budget talks, a councillor has said.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:32:27 +0000
Councillors: Freeze prices to keep trade at the Brighton Centre
THE Brighton Centre should consider cutting or freezing prices in its final years to avoid losing business, councillors have argued.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:10:53 +0000
Inventor of the internet to appear at festival in May
THE inventor of the internet will appear at a prestigious festival this May.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:07:45 +0000
Dolphins Pre-school, Hove, judged outstanding in all areas
THIS school has done well to be graded outstanding across the board by Ofsted.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:07:30 +0000
Bishop of Chichester Martin Warner feeds the homeless in Brighton
THE Bishop of Chichester helped serve breakfasts to homeless people then hit the streets of Brighton as part of a day to mark the start of Lent.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:07:00 +0000
Record number of college students get places at Oxbridge
IT'S hats off to these kids who are on their way to Oxford or Cambridge.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:23:03 +0000
Man wanted by police for breaching bail conditions
A MAN is wanted by police for breaching his bail conditions.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:51:38 +0000
Good Samaritans who helped rape victim could hold key to police investigation
GOOD Samaritans who helped a woman after she was raped at a party could hold the key to a police investigation.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:19:08 +0000
Boy, 11, attacked by gang and thrown into shopping trolley
A YOUNG boy was attacked in a park and thrown into a shopping trolley by a gang.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:25:23 +0000
Cyclist punched in face after row in road
A CYCLIST was punched in the face after a row in the road.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:10:27 +0000
Group of men arrested on suspicion of raping teenage girls
A GROUP of men have been arrested on suspicion of raping two teenage girls.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:22:49 +0000
Body found on beach - police treating death as unexplained
A BODY was found on a beach this morning.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:02:12 +0000
Roofer jailed for after drugs found stashed under his wardrobe
A ROOFER has gone to jail for planning to deal drugs.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:23:48 +0000
Firefighters rescue child from locked car
FIREFIGHTERS were forced to smash a window to rescue a child locked in a car.