Evans relishes chance to face Australian bowlers at Hove

There’s nothing that gets Laurie Evans’s juices flowing more than a big occasion so it’s no surprise that the Sussex batsman is relishing the game against Australia on Thursday (7 May). Evans thrilled a full house back at Edgbaston in 2014 with a man of the match half-century...
Posted On 05 Jun 2018 at 11:03 pm

England’s most capped footballer helps Brighton children’s charity with goal

England’s most capped footballer Peter Shilton helped a Brighton children’s charity with its goal to fund vital new equipment for a special care baby unit. Shilton, 68, turned out for the Best of British charity lunch which raised £36,500 for the Rockinghorse children’s charity....
Posted On 05 Jun 2018 at 7:06 pm

Flaming Sambucas banned at swanky new Brighton bistro

An upmarket new Brighton bistro has banned the sale of flaming Sambucas, blaming health and safety. The Ivy in The Lanes, the latest offshoot of the famous London Ivy restaurant, opened in the old Post Office building in Ship Street last month amid a blaze of publicity. Local...
Posted On 05 Jun 2018 at 6:12 pm

IDLES confirm new album and first ever world tour – includes Brighton date

Hot on the heels of their out of this world performance in Brighton last month at The Great Escape, the 5-piece band of the moment IDLES have announced their first ever world tour. There are 55 dates scheduled around the world with the Bristol based band drawing up on Brighton...
Posted On 05 Jun 2018 at 5:25 pm

Burglars ransack Hove home and steal three designer watches worth £20k

Police investigating a burglary where three valuable watches were stolen from a house in Hove have released this CCTV image of the suspects. Officers want to talk to two men after the detached property in Hangleton Valley Drive was broken into sometime between 10.45am and 3.30pm...
Posted On 05 Jun 2018 at 3:34 pm

Disappointing visitor numbers prompt Brighton i360 to seek better loan terms

Disappointing visitor numbers and unplanned one-off costs have prompted the Brighton i360 to ask for a review of its taxpayer-funded loans. The seafront attraction’s owners have approached Brighton and Hove City Council and the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership (the...
Posted On 05 Jun 2018 at 2:53 am