Gentleman’s Dub Club take Brighton by storm

GENTLEMAN’S DUB CLUB – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 4.10.18 Having witnessed the rather wonderful Gentleman’s Dub Club octet in action in Brighton four months ago, I knew that this evening was going to be a hoot. The eight (plus two) lads in question are Jonathan Scratchley (vocals...
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 9:14 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 West Ham United 0

Albion lead the Hammers one nil after Beram Kayal set up Glenn Murray for his 99th Albion goal . It was a fairly evenly matched first half although neither goalkeeper was particularly troubled. Although Lukakz Fabianski had to be alert to Ali Jahanbakash drive and a snap shot...
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 8:55 pm

Premier League Match Day 8 Brighton & Hove Albion v West Ham United

Bruno returns to the starting line up and Jose Izquierdo, Jurgen Locadia are on the bench for Albion as is Florin Andone Albion Substitutes: Button; Bernardo; Balogun, Izquierdo, Andone Bissouma Locadia
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 7:19 pm

Dunk and Duffy commit for 5 more years as Brighton as Hove Albion look to the future

Brighton and Hove Albion defensive duo Lewis Dunk and Shane Duffy have both agreed new five-year contracts, extending their time at the club until June 2023. Dunk, whose father Mark played non- League football in Sussex, is a graduate of of Albion’s youth team making his...
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 4:59 pm

Fly-tipper who blamed overflowing bins for dumped rubbish fined £400

A Brighton woman who said she had dumped rubbish on the pavement because her bin was overflowing was convicted of fly-tipping yesterday and ordered to pay £400 in fines and costs. Christine Togher, 55, of Saunders Park View, denied leaving her trash where it was found dumped by...
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 3:47 pm

Plans for Royal Pavilion and museums trust come full circle

Running the Royal Pavilion and Museums as a charitable trust is back on the cards. In June, Brighton and Hove City Council shelved plans to bring the iconic buildings in the heart of the city under a trust with The Dome and Festival, after staff threatened strike action. A report...

Net tightens on city’s ‘worst fly-tippers’

Officers investigating the city’s “biggest fly-tip in living memory” are one step closer to catching the culprits after finding CCTV images of the truck which was used. Brighton and Hove City Council has released the pictures in a bid to track down the criminals...
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 3:30 pm

Plans for 200 new homes in Brighton go on show

Plans for more than 200 new homes in Whitehawk are due to go on show next week. The 217 homes are to be built as part of the £120 million joint venture between Hyde Housing and Brighton and Hove City Council. The joint venture, called Homes for Brighton and Hove, said:...
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 3:09 pm

Hundreds voice opposition to homes plans on former Rottingdean school site

Hundreds of people are against plans for 93 new homes on a former school site in Rottingdean. Plans to redevelop the former St Aubyns School site in High Street, include new buildings for 81 homes and converting the listed buildings on site for the rest. So far villagers have...
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 2:45 pm

Brighton ice cream man on trial for posting picture of ex’s bum on Facebook

A Brighton man is to go on trial accused of publishing a risque photograph of his ex-girlfriend and sending it to her friends and family on Facebook. Nicholas Saxon, 50, of Belmont Court, Brighton, yesterday pleaded not guilty to disclosing a private sexual photograph or film at...
Posted On 05 Oct 2018 at 1:49 pm