Fancy making Brighton Buttons?

I was pleasantly surprised when I recently discovered that Brighton has it’s very own Button. But it’s nothing to do with clothing, it’s a yummy treat! Got a spare 30 minutes? As this is all it will take you to prepare and cook – easy peasy! They are really...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 11:29 pm

Former Sussex resident Gary Numan has No2 album in official chart – see him live at the Brighton Dome

Congratulations go out to electronic and industrial music pioneer Gary Numan (who lived in Waldron, East Sussex), as his 21st studio album ‘Savage (Songs From A Broken World)’ has gone crashing into the Official Album Charts today (22nd September) at No2, behind the...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 9:38 pm

Traders to brighten up busy shopping street with planters

Traders and people living in and near a busy shopping street are planning to brighten it up with planters tomorrow (Saturday 23 September). And they are inviting others to join them as they set to their task transforming the area in and around Boundary Road and Station Road on...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 8:05 pm

Police seize suspected uninsured trail bike in crackdown on anti-social riding in Peacehaven

A motorcyclist has had his trail bike seized by Sussex Police after he was stopped in Peacehaven. The force said: “Police have struck at anti-social behaviour in Peacehaven with the seizure of a motorbike being ridden two-up across parkland and into Westview Close on Thursday...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 5:26 pm

Fancy eyeballing a stranger in the park tomorrow?

Scores of people are expected to come to Pavilion Gardens tomorrow to take part in the world’s biggest eye contact experiment. Thousands of people across the world are expected to take part in the event, organised by Australian “viral social movement” The...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 4:50 pm

Uber loses London licence – what does this mean for Brighton?

Uber’s licence to operate in London has not been renewed – just weeks before its renewal in Brighton and Hove is due to be decided. Brighton and Hove taxi drivers have urged the city council not to renew the lift-sharing company’s licence, partly on the basis it...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 12:03 pm

Brighton prepares for Labour conference

Sussex Police is preparing for a busy weekend ahead, with the arrival of the annual Labour Party conference in Brighton. While the conference takes place over a number of days, one of the main events will be on Saturday (23 September) at 6pm, when party leader Jeremy Corbyn will...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 11:37 am

‘Significant progress’ made in Southern train driver dispute talks

The union which represents most Southern train drivers said this morning that “significant progress” has been made and a deal is now being finalised. The dispute between Aslef union and GTR, which owns Southern, has seen several walkouts and work to rule since April...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 11:26 am

What makes Hove Hove? Inspiration needed for plinth project

Hove residents will have the chance to help decide elements of the first sculpture to be put on the new Hove Plinth next spring. The first sculpture, selected as part of a public contest, will be Constellation by Jonathan Wright, a part mechanical model of the solar system where...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017 at 9:20 am