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FA Chairman's tribute to footballers killed in crash

Tribute from FA to footballers Matthew Grimstone and Jacob Schilt

The Chairman of the Football Association, Greg Dyke, has sent a letter to Worthing United Football Club, to express the FA's sympathies for the deaths of two of the team's players in the Shoreham air crash.

Matthew Grimstone and Jacob Schilt were on their way to a match when an aircraft came down on the A27 in Sussex last week Saturday.

Man arrested in connection with fatal stabbing

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder following reports of a disturbance in a flat in Sutherland Avenue, Bexhill earlier today.

Emergency services were called at 1.35pm after receiving a report of a stabbing.

A 20-year-old woman died at the scene.

Police carried out a search of the area for the suspect, who is known to the victim, and arrested a 21-year-old Bexhill man on suspicion of murder.

He is currently in custody.

"We are in the early stages of the investigation and are appealing to anyone who heard any disturbance or saw anything suspicious around this time in Sutherland Avenue to contact police."

– Detective Chief Inspector Mike Ashcroft, of the Surrey and Sussex Major Crime Team

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