Brighton Fringe Review: The Tale of the Cockatrice *****

The Tale Of The Cockatrice By Mumblecrust Theatre, The Blockhouse Theatre, The Warren, 2nd and 3rd June This show is great! An unexpected discovery towards the end of the festival, and what a treasure from Mumblecrust Theatre returning for the second time to Brighton Fringe with...
Posted On 02 Jun 2018 at 3:37 pm

Brighton Fringe Review: Hamlet? *****

Hamlet? By Bloody Bawdy Villains; The Warren – Blockhouse “In this production of Hamlet I’m going to play Hamlet and I’m going to do all the soliloquies and it will be really good.” –Damien Warren Smith, Artistic Director of Artistry & Direction. I went to review this...
Posted On 02 Jun 2018 at 3:25 pm

Brighton Fringe Review: The Fabulous Bäckström Bros. *****

The Fabulous Bäckström Brothers, The Old Market, Hove. Thursday 31st May 2018. http://theoldmarket.com/shows/fabulous-backstrom-brothers/ I’ll begin at the beginning. Where it all began… At least I would if I could express on paper just how brilliantly funny this brand new...
Posted On 02 Jun 2018 at 3:12 pm

Brighton Fringe Review: Big Brighton Fringe Festival Ceilidh *****

Big Brighton Fringe Festival Ceilidh 2018 By Brighton Ceilidh Collective BHASVIC, 1st June 2018 I am a sucker for a ceilidh and this city-based group (with real Celts in their midst) always deliver. The irrepressible Brighton Ceilidh Collective gather during the fringe for an...
Posted On 02 Jun 2018 at 2:56 pm

The fun’s started at Glastonwick – Day 1

PETER & THE TEST TUBE BABIES + MATILDA’S SCOUNDRELS + THE POPGUNS – GLASTONWICK 2018 Yesterday, the fun started at the wonderful Glastonwick Beer, Music and Poetry Festival. The event held at Church Farm, Coombes, West Sussex BN15 0RS is now in its 23rd year and the...
Posted On 02 Jun 2018 at 11:14 am

Man held after armed siege in Hove to face court

A 62-year-old man from Hove was due to appear in court this morning after an armed siege in a quiet street two days ago. Guy Spencer, 62, of Isabel Crescent, Hove, has been charged with trying to cause grievous bodily harm to a police officer. Spencer was arrested after firearms...
Posted On 02 Jun 2018 at 8:38 am