‘A Message To You…’ from The Specials

The legendary 2 Tone band, The Specials, are back on the case and they have announced a 31-date 40th anniversary tour, which includes a gig at The Dome in Brighton on Wednesday 17th April 2019. Before you read on, you had better grab your tickets HERE as they have nearly sold out...
Posted On 02 Nov 2018 at 9:37 pm

Conservationists oppose demolition of old mews garage in Hove

Conservationists want to save a garage from being replaced by a two-bedroom house. The garage in Holland Mews, Hove, is described as one of the last original coach houses in the street off Holland Road. The Brunswick Town Association and the Conservation Advisory Group oppose the...

Extra floor planned for Brighton bungalow given mixed reception

Dozens of people have written to support plans to add a second floor to a bungalow in The Park in Rottingdean. But an official report to Brighton and Hove City Council Planning Committee recommends refusing the application. Thirty-nine letters of support have been sent to the...

Brighton and Hove will continue to pay the price of austerity

So much for the much-hailed end of austerity. The Chancellor’s budget on Monday meant only one thing: offering nothing more than sticking plasters after a vicious assault. Brighton and Hove’s communities will go on bearing the brunt of the Conservative government’s...
Posted On 02 Nov 2018 at 11:42 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Hughton suggests Andone will get his chance soon

By Tim Hodges from the pre-match Press Conference at Lancing. Chris Hughton has told Brighton & Hove News, that he anticipates summer signing Florin Andone will get match time for Albion soon. The Albion boss said ” Florin missed good chunks of the pre-season. He came...
Posted On 02 Nov 2018 at 8:34 am

No end to austerity but at least we can build new homes

Last week I and many thousands of councillors across the country called for the Prime Minster to tell the Chancellor to take action to reverse the impact of Tory austerity on locally delivered public services. This week in his budget the Chancellor’s response was weak and...
Posted On 02 Nov 2018 at 12:05 am

Brighton and Hove community groups invited to bid for Pride Social Impact Fund grants

Community groups and good causes across Brighton and Hove are being invited to bid for grants from the Pride Social Impact Fund. The fund said: “For one weekend every year, hundreds of thousands of people flock to Brighton and Hove to mark the LGBT celebration, which is one of...
Posted On 02 Nov 2018 at 12:01 am