Brighton rockin’ on a Monday night

LAZYBONES + MURMUR + MURDER BOYS + RAGWEED – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 12.3.18 Local promoters Hot Wax and Tigmus thankfully put on four rockin’ bands to brighten up a wet Monday night in Brighton – it blew all of the cobwebs away. Hot Wax and Tigmus have been...
Posted On 13 Mar 2018 at 6:22 pm

13 years in jail for man who abused young boys in Brighton in the 80s

A Newhaven man has been given a 13-year prison sentence for a series of sexual offences against two young boys at his then address in Norfolk Road, Brighton. Keith Freeman, 68, retired, of Brighton Road, Newhaven, was sentenced at Lewes Crown Court on Wednesday (7 March), having...
Posted On 13 Mar 2018 at 5:37 pm

Brighton gallery exhibits joy after crowdfunding success

An art gallery in the centre of Brighton has secured a financial lifeline through a crowdfunding campaign to raise £20,000. Fabrica, on the corner of Duke Street and Ship Street, today said thank you to more than 400 backers who pledged over £21,000 in four weeks. The...
Posted On 13 Mar 2018 at 10:12 am

Parking crackdown promised around Brighton and Hove schools

Extra staff are to be taken on to crack down on dangerous, anti-social and illegal parking around schools across Brighton and Hove. Three additional parking enforcement officers will join the council’s enforcement contractor NSL, subject to the agreement of councillors next...
Posted On 13 Mar 2018 at 2:59 am

Brighton MP calls for independent inquiry into bullying claims against Commons speaker

Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas asked an “urgent question” about claims that House of Commons staff had been bullied and suffered sexual harassment. Permission to ask the question about bullying by MPs was granted by the Commons speaker John Bercow who is one of...
Posted On 13 Mar 2018 at 1:43 am

Rare Brighton concert by original synth band

B-Movie – Not the biggest name on the retro-synth/new romantic gig circuit, but a real forgotten gem and one definitely one not to be missed as a blast from the past, especially as it’s the original line-up that are coming to Brighton. The original line-up of...
Posted On 13 Mar 2018 at 12:07 am