Brighton 3-1 Crystal Palace – Match Report

Tweet Three first-half goals gave 10-man Brighton the victory against Crystal Palace in an incident-packed derby at the Amex Stadium. Both teams came into the game on a high, yet it was the home side who came out triumphant and now sit tenth in the Premier League, nine points clear of their rivals. We had to wait until after quarter of an hour when Palace had the first opportunity of the match. Patrick van Aanholt found himself in acres of space down the left hand side, who then cut the…

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Match Report: Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester United 3-2

Tweet Brighton & Hove Albion recorded their first Premier League win of the season after an entertaining encounter against Manchester United at the Amex Stadium. Chris Hughton will be delighted with his team’s performance and their ability to bounce back from last week’s defeat as they frustrated a very poor and uninspiring United side. Brighton enjoyed an early spell of possession in the opposition half which resulted in a Solly March cross falling into the hands of David De Gea. The first opportunity came from a Dale Stephen misplaced pass…

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BBC Sussex Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Tweet This year marks the 50th anniversary of BBC Sussex which first broadcast from Brighton in 1968. The station back then was called BBC Radio Brighton, one of the first attempts done by the BBC to create regional radios. The first broadcast happened in the late afternoon of February 14th, but was anticipated in December 1967 by a test broadcast issuing a weather bulletin during a snow storm that hit Brighton. The original headquarters were in Marlborough Place in a building now hosting a language school. John Henty, who was…

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