It’ll be Happy Friday as Shaun Ryder’s Black Grape coming to Brighton

Yes it’s true Shaun Ryder’s Black Grape will be coming to the Concorde 2 on Brighton seafront on Friday 16th November 2018. Grab your tickets here: https://www.gigantic.com/black-grape-concorde-2-2018-11-16-19-00 In the meantime, to celebrate, here is a biography by Ir...
Posted On 29 Apr 2018 at 10:02 pm

Out of this world event in Brighton

BUNTY + BATTERY OPERATED ORCHESTRA + WHILE WE WERE SLEEPING + CUTLASSES + TESLA GIRLS DJ’s – PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 28.4.18 Tonight, Brighton celebrated ‘Yuri’s Night’, which is an evening of Space visuals, Space décor, Space-themed fancy dress and Space music. The quirky...
Posted On 29 Apr 2018 at 4:03 pm

Jailed MEP must pay back expenses or face more time in prison

An MEP for the constituency that includes Brighton and Hove faces more time in prison unless he pays back £85,000 in fraudulently claimed expenses. Peter Skinner, 58, the formerly Labour Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for South East England, was jailed for four years in...
Posted On 29 Apr 2018 at 12:36 pm

Spizzenergi take Brighton by storm

SPIZZENERGI + THE WITCHDOKTORS – PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 27.4.18 It seems like eons since this gig was announced and now finally myself, my mates and the lucky crew from the Starship Spizz get to witness an evening of fine entertainment. I was fortunate to catch Spizz (real...
Posted On 29 Apr 2018 at 11:50 am

Big point for Brighton & Hove Albion as Premier League survival beckons

Burnley 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 The Seagulls and the Clarets played out a cagey goalless draw. The result was the same as when the two sides met before Christmas, with Brighton among only five clubs to have netted fewer times than Burnley in the Premier League this season....
Posted On 28 Apr 2018 at 5:54 pm

Daredevils abseil from i360 for charity ‘iDrop’ fundraiser

Twenty-nine daredevils raised thousands of pounds for a Brighton charity with an “iDrop” abseil from the i360. Between them they raised £37,000 for Rockinghorse children’s charity which is putting the money towards specialist equipment at the Trevor Mann Baby Unit at the Royal...
Posted On 28 Apr 2018 at 4:55 pm

Tips For the Festival: Adam

Theatre Royal Brighton 9-12 May 2018 ADAM is the National Theatre of Scotland’s award-winning show, based on a true story, of a trans man’s journey from Egypt to Glasgow and his struggle to be accepted as the man he nows himself to be. Adam himself stars in the show,...
Posted On 28 Apr 2018 at 1:49 pm

Together we can achieve more for Brighton and Hove than we can alone

At the start of this week my fellow Labour councillors chose me to take on the leadership of the minority administration on Brighton and Hove City Council. After five years of Warren Morgan’s leadership this will mean a significant change to the council and obviously a big change...
Posted On 28 Apr 2018 at 12:16 am

Brighton building contractor fined after worker crushed by dumper

An untrained worker was crushed when a six-ton dumper truck toppled over and landed on him as he tried to jump clear. Daniel Robbins was trapped under the dumper and suffered broken backbones and a broken leg and hip, Brighton Magistrates’ Court was told. The building...
Posted On 27 Apr 2018 at 11:20 pm

Brighton man arrested after row outside bar

A Brighton man has been arrested for common assault after a row outside a bar. Sussex Police issued an appeal for witnesses to the incident where one man appeared to threaten others with a hammer. The force said: “Police are appealing for witnesses following a verbal altercation...
Posted On 27 Apr 2018 at 2:59 am