She Drew The Gun return to Brighton after a sell out show at The Prince Albert

Have you purchased your 2019 diaries yet? Well I hope so, as you might just want to open them up on 8th March 2019 and write “She Drew The Gun Patterns Brighton doors 7pm”. Have a listen HERE to whet your appetite. She Drew The Gun make impassioned, hypnotic and darkly ornate...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 11:01 pm

Go and see Theatre Of Hate play Patterns, Brighton…you know it makes ‘Sensou’

In 1980, Kirk Brandon formed Theatre Of Hate from the ashes of heralded punk band The Pack. Joining Kirk on vocals were notable punk musicians Stan Stammers and Luke Rendall, along with old school friend, Steve Guthrie and Canadian born John “Boy” Lennard, who revolutionised the...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 9:19 pm

Brighton road rage driver smashes campervan window and mirror

A road rage driver smashed a campervan window and mirror in an incident in Brighton last week. Sussex Police issued an appeal today (Tuesday 16 October) for any witnesses to the incident to come forward. The force said: “Sussex Police are appealing for witness to a Brighton...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 5:54 pm

Crucial ‘Pinto’ sweatshirt gives up its secrets 32 years after Brighton double murder

A Pinto sweatshirt found during the search for two missing Brighton schoolgirls “was a crucial finding”, a jury was told this afternoon (Tuesday 16 October). The nine-year-old girls from Moulsecoomb – Nicola Fellows and Karen Hadaway – were found dead shortly afterwards, in...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 5:36 pm

Burglar flees Peacehaven flat

A woman caught a burglar in her elderly parents’ home in Peacehaven. The burglar is believed to have stolen gold jewellery and possibly to have targeted another flat in the same block. Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing for information about a man who was seen...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 4:21 pm

Hove store robbed at knifepoint

A Hove convenience store was robbed at knifepoint last night, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Tuesday 16 October). The force said: “Detectives are searching for a man who carried out a late-evening knifepoint robbery at a convenience shop in Hove. “At 9.45pm on...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 3:20 pm

Jury hears about last time two mothers saw murdered Brighton schoolgirls alive

A jury was told about the last time that two mothers saw their nine-year-old daughters alive. Brian Altman, prosecuting, told the Old Bailey jury about their panic as they frantically searched in Wild Park, Brighton, for their missing girls. Mr Altman was setting out the case...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 3:07 pm

The Art of Attachment – Unique collaborative project explores substance misuse

Art of Attachment is the culmination of a collaborative project between Vincent Dance Theatre and the Brighton Oasis Project (BOP) – a unique substance misuse service working with women and families in Brighton & Hove. Guests will be treated to two new performances...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 2:37 pm

Brighton double murder trial – Russell Bishop was cleared before but struck again, jury told

A Brighton man killed two nine-year-old schoolgirls, was tried and found not guilty then went on to kidnap and sexually assault another young girl, a jury was told today (Tuesday 16 October). Russell Bishop, 52, a former roofer, who lived in Stephens Road, Hollingdean, denies...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 12:09 pm

Conservatives pick police commissioner for third term

The Conservatives have picked Katy Bourne to run for a third term as the Sussex police and crime commissioner. Mrs Bourne was chosen as the party’s candidate last night (Monday 15 October) at a meeting at Lancing Parish Hall. She was unopposed in her bid to contest the...
Posted On 16 Oct 2018 at 12:20 am