Rumours of luxury hotel and flats plan for Hippodrome

The Hippodrome has now been sold – and campaigners have been told that the new owners plan to convert part of it into a five star hotel and luxury apartment. The derelict theatre has been mothballed since spring 2015 after developers pulled out of plans to convert it into a...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 10:40 pm

Jordan Allen – “Confident, cool and catchy” and coming to Brighton

Jordan Allen is actually Jordan Allen and his three compadres Danny Quin, Nathan Howard and Kieran Loughran and they are delighted to announce to you their first ever headline UK tour; a run that also promises some of their biggest shows to date. Tom Robinson of BBC 6 Music...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 8:32 pm
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New dance festival set to come to Brighton seafront

A dance festival headlined by Annie Mac and Carl Cox could help the campaign to save the Madeira Terraces, organisers say. Concorde2 and promoters LWE want to hold an electronic dance festival on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 June next year, attracting up to 9,000 people each day. Its...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 2:55 pm

Jools Holland and José Feliciano to play Brighton Centre next month

Jools Holland is on the road with a 33 date UK tour with Grammy Award winning Latin musician José Feliciano and will be coming to the Brighton Centre on Satuday 16th December 2017. José Feliciano is one of the most prominent stars in Latin America and revered musicians in the...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 2:53 pm
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Plans to help universal credit claimants help themselves avoid eviction

Council officers bracing themselves for the fallout from the introduction of universal credit in Brighton and Hove say they will not be able to help affected claimants unless they help themselves. Young single people and large families are thought to be the groups most impacted...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 2:00 pm

Suspected Brighton drug dealer brought before court on assault charge

A suspected Brighton drug dealer has been brought before magistrates charged with having a stash of cannabis and attacking another man. The offences were alleged to have taken place less than a week apart. Daniel Gosling, 28, of Glenwood Lodge, in Grand Parade, Brighton, was...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 1:56 pm

Elderly man who collapsed at bus stop revived by paramedics

An elderly man who collapsed at a bus stop in a busy Hove road was resuscitated by paramedics before being rushed to hospital. mbulances were called to Blatchington Road at about 1.40pm when the man had a cardiac arrest at the bus stop. Two ambulances and two paramedic cars were...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 12:42 pm

Brighton witness Blondie ‘In The Flesh’

BRIGHTON CENTRE 8th NOVEMBER 2017 Blondie are undeniably one of the most trailblazing and influential new wave/rock/pop/punk bands of our time. They have performed over 200 concerts in the UK alone and are certainly back on form tonight at the packed out Brighton Centre. The...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 11:20 am
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Brighton inspector referred to CPS over improper relationship allegations

An investigation into allegations that a Brighton police inspector had improper relationships with women in the course of his duties has been referred to crown prosecutors. The Independent Police Complaints Commission began investigating Inspector Tony Lumb after he was arrested...
Posted On 09 Nov 2017 at 11:08 am