Brighton band White Room set to play biggest gigs yet plus unveil new video

Brighton based 5-piece White Room are a 5 piece psych rock/experimental band and they have today uploaded their new video here which was filmed on the Brighton seafront and it features the beautiful, original Victorian era carousel. “They constantly ramped up spinning of...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 11:41 pm

Brighton and Hove misses out on cash to cut pollution as government relies on air quality meter in park

The government has turned down a bid for £1.7 million to spend on cutting dangerously high pollution levels in Brighton and Hove. The decision was made based on readings taken from an air quality meter in the middle of a park. Councillor Gill Mitchell, the deputy leader of...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 7:09 pm

Five-storey extension to Brighton property turned down by planners

A planning application to build a five-storey extension at the back of a property in Brighton has been turned down. The plans included an enlarged basement for the existing property in Preston Road on the corner of Ditchling Rise, with the extension including four flats and a bin...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 3:32 pm

Brighton knifemen believed to have struck twice

Two knifepoint incidents are being linked by detectives who say they want to find out who the man in this CCTV image is. Two 16-year-old boys were approached by five men at The Level, Brighton, at around 7.20pm on Sunday (4 March). The suspects were carrying knives and demanded...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 1:45 pm

Lewes sees surge in taxi applications after Uber closes London loophole

Scores of taxi drivers have applied for new licenses in Lewes following Uber’s announcement it was to stop TfL licensed drivers using its app in Brighton and Hove, sparking fears Uber drivers are simply exploiting a different licensing loophole. Brighton and Hove taxis...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 12:21 pm

i360’s tall story knocked down by ad watchdog

A complaint that the i360’s claim that it is the world’s tallest moving observation tower is misleading has been upheld by the advertising watchdog. A member of the public complained to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) about the claim on the Brighton...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 9:37 am

Growing pressure on overstretched family doctors highlighted by Brighton and Hove patient survey

Too many patients find making a doctor’s appointment frustrating in Brighton and Hove but most are happy with their care once they are seen. The findings follow a survey of almost 1,500 patients at 40 local GP (general practice) surgeries highlighting the growing pressures...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 7:41 am

Could Brighton & Hove Albion striker Glenn Murray become oldest England debutant for 68 years?

England manager Gareth Southgate is reported to be contemplating whether to give an international call up to Brighton’s leading scorer Glenn Murray. Arsenal striker Leslie Compton was 38 years and 64 days when he made his England debut against Wales in November 1950. Murray would...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 6:59 am

Abi Wade promotes new ‘Beautifully Astray’ album with Brighton concerts

Using cello, vocals, orchestral arrangements, choral ensembles, location samples, synths and piano Abi Wade explores human nature through real and abstracted personas on her debut album ‘Beautifully Astray’. Haunting brass and a blissful wind section filters through sweeping...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018 at 12:17 am