Dozens of children recognised at Brighton and Hove Children in Care Awards

children – many with challenging backgrounds – were recognised at the Brighton and Hove Children in Care Awards at the County Ground in Hove this afternoon (Friday 17 November). Children, careers and social workers celebrated some of the unsung success stories of...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 6:04 pm

Lightcliffe – a band to watch out for – are playing Brighton in December

Lightcliffe are Alex Reed, Benedict McDowell, Jimmy Burgess and Oscar Neidhardt and they are a bittersweet emo/indie-rock band hailing from London. Forming at the tail end of 2016, Lightcliffe haven’t had many years to craft their own vibe yet, but their wide ranging...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 6:02 pm
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Don’t miss the Dub Pistols in Brighton next week

The Dub Pistols are celebrating 20 years of riotous marauding and are currently out on tour with their seventh album ‘Crazy Diamonds’. The gang will be appearing in Brighton at the Concorde 2 on the seafront this coming Thursday 23rd November. The Dub Pistols are an...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 5:08 pm
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Seagull supporter given banning order after chucking pint over rival fan

A Brighton and Hove Albion fan has been given a three-year football banning order after throwing his pint over a Southampton fan. Steven Taylor, 49, attacked the man during a row which broke out after the Southampton fans walked past Mr Taylor and other Albion fans as they drank...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 2:38 pm

Watch the moment Brighton road rage restaurateur drives into the back of motorcyclist

A driver who deliberately crashed into a motorcycle in Brighton after a row over his bad driving, injuring the rider and his pillion passenger, has been jailed. Mario Bove, who until recently owned Zafferelli in New Road, Brighton, fled the scene after he struck the back of the...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 1:19 pm

Breaking News! The Human League to play The Brighton Centre on Friday 23rd November 2018

The Human League will return to Brighton in a years time on their ‘Red Live 2018 Tour’. They will have Midge Ure’s Band Electronica as special guests support. Tickets go on sale from Wednesday 22nd November at 10am and details are here:...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 12:35 pm
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We must do more to house local people

This week I saw what local government can do to meet the housing needs of local residents. At Kite Place in Whitehawk I visited new council homes that are a match for anything in the private sector. Energy efficient, broadband enabled new council homes for households who...

Santa will be riding the Volks Railway this year

The newly-reopened Volk’s Electric Railway will be welcoming a very special passenger on board this December – Father Christmas himself.
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 12:16 pm

Portslade councillor flags up problems with anti-social behaviour in Mile Oak

A car crashed when it swerved to avoid a traffic cone thrown into the road in Mile Oak. The crash is one of a number of incidents involving items being thrown into the road in front of cars. North Portslade councillor Peter Atkinson is asking Sussex Police to “urgently...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 9:43 am

Middle aged Brighton gets their ‘Teenage Kicks’ with The Undertones

THE UNDERTONES – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 16th NOVEMBER 2017 Tonight (16th November) Irish legends, The Undertones played an evening of lively musical entertainment at a sold out Concorde 2 in Brighton. Amazingly, I originally saw The Undertones perform at the Top Rank in Brighton...
Posted On 17 Nov 2017 at 1:42 am
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