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Tuesday, July 7, 2020
We pondered whether topflight English football would ever return but that is no longer the case. An unprecedented halt in proceedings will finally come to an end on June 17th. There has been no Premier League football for three months, the last game was Leicester City’s 4-0 win over...
Applications for the Coro Nuovo Sussex Young Musician of the Year competition 2020 are now open, offering young musicians the chance to win up to £1000 to help support their music studies. The competition, sponsored by traditional oak and timber company Tradoak, is open to musicians aged between 18 and 26 years old, who have a connection to Sussex...
Head Coach of Brighton and Hove Albion Women's Team Hope Powell believes the FA have made the right decision in abandoning the Women’s Super League season because of Covid-19. Commenting on the complexity of the situation, the importance of player safety and financial pressures, Powell said: "I think the decision to...
A couple of months ago, people were debating whether it was safe for football to return. However, now in late May the Bundesliga is back, and the Premier League initiates group training. Monday’s unanimous vote means that players can start training in small groups as long as social distancing...
Brighton & Hove Albion’s American Express Community Stadium has been converted into the south coast’s biggest drive-in coronavirus testing centre for key workers, as the club strengthens its commitment to assist the NHS and other essential services during the pandemic. The site joins a rapidly expanding network of appointment-only testing...
More than 70 members of staff from Brighton and Hove Albion FC have been phoning fans aged over 70 to check on their wellbeing and to make sure they have food and medical supplies. Staff members including owner Tony Bloom and head coach Graham Potter will be phoning elderly fans...
Brighton & Hove Albion have announced that they will be donating a minimum of one thousand tickets for future matches to front line NHS staff currently fighting the coronavirus. The club board unanimously approved the decision on Tuesday, and have now invited other Premier League, EFL, Scottish and Northern Irish...
Sussex CCC’s Jofra Archer has won the 'Sportsman of the Year' award at the British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards that were held in London over the weekend. Fast-bowler Archer enjoyed a breakthrough season for England in 2019, in which he played a pivotal role in England's World Cup triumph, finishing...
Eight people were arrested after Brighton and Hove Albion's Premier League match against Crystal Palace on Saturday, including a woman suspected of carrying a weapon.  The others were arrested on suspicion of offences including bringing a firework into the Amex Stadium, assault and theft. At around 10am on Saturday, police officers...
This Saturday, Brighton host Crystal Palace at the Amex Stadium in what is a crucial game for the Seagulls, who are looking to put some daylight between themselves and the relegation zone.  Known as the "A23 derby", this fixture has carried with it a bitter rivalry since the 1970s, when...