Firefighters tackle large fire in Kemp Town tower block

Ten fire engines are tackling a blaze in a high rise block of flats in Montague Street, Kemp Town.   The fire is believed to be in a tower block called Essex Place. The fire service said: “East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service are currently in attendance at an...
Posted On 20 Feb 2016 at 7:11 pm

Cardiff calamity for Brighton & Hove Albion

Cardiff City 4 Brighton & Hove Albion 1  The Albion suffered thier heaviest defeat of the season after quick-fire successive first half goals from the Bluebirds’ Peter Whittingham and Anthony Pilkington. Whittingham poked the ball past David Stockdale on 16 minutes as...
Posted On 20 Feb 2016 at 5:24 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges

Cardiff City 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 0  Albion are on course for their biggest defeat of the season as Cardiff scored twice in quick succession early in the match. Peter Whittingham scored Cardiff’s first followed almost immediately by Anthony Pilkington who latched on...
Posted On 20 Feb 2016 at 1:29 pm

Former Brighton Festival director’s solemn appeal for a harmonium

Former Brighton Festival artistic director Gavin Henderson is on the lookout for a harmonium – an old-fashioned pump organ operated with reeds and bellows. And his quest inspired a short item in the Evening Standard’s Londoner’s Diary column yesterday (Friday 19 February). The...
Posted On 20 Feb 2016 at 1:23 am