Don Letts: The Man – The Legend – The Rebel Dread is coming to Sussex

The term legend must surely apply to Don Letts. He is appearing at The Con Club in Lewes on Saturday 14th July are tickets are flying out the door! Honestly, at the time of writing there aren’t many left. So before I tell you more, here’s where to buy them from:...
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 11:46 pm

Funding formally approved for school places for Brighton’s ‘misplaced 38’

An “urgent meeting” of councillors formally signed off funding of £2 million for school places for a group of Brighton children known as the “misplaced 38”. But officials have been asked to spend a bit more time fleshing out detailed plans for a furthe...
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 11:39 pm

Brighton software firm wins royal recognition for innovation

A Brighton software firm has won royal recognition, with a Queen’s Award for Innovation for a safety program designed for the military. The business, tlmNEXUS, of Preston Road, Brighton, has been based in the town for more than 10 years and employs more than 70 staff. It said...
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 11:26 pm

We Are Scientists record signing event in Brighton

Vinyl Revolution are thrilled to be hosting a live acoustic performance and record signing for We Are Scientists, the Brooklyn based power pop troupe. We Are Scientists released their 6th album ‘Megaplex’ on 27th April (which Vinyl Revolution will be selling in-store...
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 8:53 pm

Brighton community hub closes

The Bridge adult education centre and community hub has closed for financial reasons. The charity, on the site of the old Falmer High School, has for almost 20 years been a route back to work and an advice centre for many people, particularly in Moulsecoomb and Bevendean. It has...
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 8:03 pm

Brighton takes a pew for some celestial sounds

AK PATTERSON + NIGHT HOUSE + ELLIE FORD – ST NICHOLAS CHURCH, BRIGHTON 27.4.18 The oldest surviving building in Brighton, the centrally located St Nicholas Church, provided the stunning backdrop to a wonderfully atmospheric evening of music last Friday night. Despite having...
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 7:58 pm

They’ve supported The Sex Pistols, Iggy Pop with David Bowie and The Stranglers and they’re coming to Brighton….

What a top music pedigree that lot are, but which band are we talking about? Add this into your diaries “Saturday 9th June the Prince Albert, Brighton 19:30-23:30 The Vibrators”. Grab your tickets HERE and listen to them HERE. Support will come from Penny Blood with a blistering...
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 7:13 pm

Investigation launched after cat “dumped like rubbish” dies

The RSPCA has launched an investigation after a cat was found wrapped up in a plastic bag and dumped in a bin in Brighton. A woman who found the cat in the bin in Moulsecoomb on Tuesday (24 April) rushed it to a local veterinary centre who alerted the animal welfare charity....
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 1:30 pm

Rubbish seagull lands at Hove Lagoon

A trashy image of a seagull made from refuse has appeared on the side of Hove Lagoon’s Big Beach Cafe. Portuguese artist Artist Bordalo II, who has created a series of “trash animals”, worked over three days at the cafe, owned by Norman Cook aka Fatboy Slim,...
Posted On 30 Apr 2018 at 11:35 am