Get Out of the City and Into the Trees

A new family festival, Into the Trees, from the team behind the hugely popular Elderflower Fields, is offering families a chance to explore, relax and get wild in beautiful Sussex woodland this September. From mountain-boarding to mud-pie making, tree-climbing to kayaking, the...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018 at 11:51 am

The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong. Theatre Royal Brighton, 28 August 2018 The touring Mischief Theatre production of the West End hit opened to riotous approval in Brighton last night. The frenetic production, directed by Mark Bell – whose background in Lecoq-trained bouffon-ery shone...
Posted On 29 Aug 2018 at 11:43 am

Austin powers Southampton through to next round as Albion fall at first hurdle in League Cup

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Southampton 1 The Albion are out of the League Cup after Charlie Austin gave the Saints the lead with just three minutes left. A match in front of just over 13,000 was a little disjointed as both sides fielded largely second choice teams. The first...
Posted On 28 Aug 2018 at 11:34 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Southampton 0

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Southampton 0 It’s been a fairly unsurprisingly dull affair so far as Albion host the Saints in the League Cup. David Button and Ben Barclay did a super job saving from James Ward-Prowse and the aptly named Targett early on. Gyorgrekes has gone...
Posted On 28 Aug 2018 at 8:47 pm

Government minister praises improvements in Brighton and Hove’s social care for children

A government minister and a senior official have sent separate letters to praise the improvements in social care for children in Brighton and Hove. The congratulation letters follow an inspection report by the official watchdog Ofsted. The report rated children’s social...
Posted On 28 Aug 2018 at 3:59 pm

Australian synth and drums sensation G Flip cancels Brighton gig

UPDATE: GIG CANCELLED! More info hopefully to follow……………………………………. One of the highlights of this years terrific Great Escape festival that took place in Brighton back in May was the stunning...
Posted On 27 Aug 2018 at 11:41 pm

Meow! Purr-fect! Pussycat & The Dirty Johnsons are heading to Brighton

I suspect that my mate Guy will be well over the moon with Cheating Snake gig promoters as they have put out a saucer of milk and some moonshine and secured that Pussycat And The Dirty Johnsons will be coming to Brighton on Saturday 1st December 2018 at the Prince Albert. Myself...
Posted On 27 Aug 2018 at 10:04 pm

Dutch delight as Amber Arcades heads back to Brighton

Amber Arcades is the moniker of Dutch musician Annelotte de Graaf and she is back in Brighton this October to headline The Haunt in support of her upcoming record ‘European Heartbreak’ out on Heavenly Recordings in September. Having written and recorded songs in a...
Posted On 27 Aug 2018 at 8:31 pm

The girl with the terrific voice to arrive in Brighton by Snail Mail

Snail Mail is the moniker of Lindsey Jordan, who has not long graduated from high school and yet it appears that she is already on the brink of something huge! Lindsey played this year’s Great Escape Festival and went down a storm with the punters. Since then she has unleashed...
Posted On 27 Aug 2018 at 7:47 pm

Former Brighton University students, Dream Wife, set to return to the city

Dream Wife is more than just a band, Dream Wife is a way of life. You’ll struggle to find a tighter knit trio than Rakel Mjöll (vocals), Alice Go (guitar) and Bella Podpadec (bass). This band aren’t just about bashing out insanely good guitar bangers, they’re about creating a...
Posted On 27 Aug 2018 at 6:22 pm