Brighton MP tackles Prime Minister on Brexit

A Brighton MP tackled the Prime Minister on Brexit during questions in the House of Comons today (Wednesday 21 November). She spoke up after Theresa May told the Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn that “the alternative” to her proposed deal with the European...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018 at 10:15 pm

Now here’s a decent line-up – Penelope Isles, Porridge Radio & Ditz

You may wish to head along to the Hope & Ruin on Queens Road, Brighton on Wednesday 28th November as there is a rather special event happening! In the evening there will be live performances from three of our very best local bands that are all really going places at the...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018 at 10:12 pm

4 bands for £5 in Brighton! Now that’s pretty cool!

I have noticed that on Monday 26th November up at the Hope & Ruin on 10-12 Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3WA, that there is a fab event promoting up-and-coming new talent going down, where if you are aged 18+, you can get to see four bands for just £5. That’s a mere £1.25 per...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018 at 8:03 pm
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It’s well worth taking a ‘Punt’ on Fontaines D.C. when they come to Brighton

When I was driving back from seeing The Damned at The Brighton Dome on Monday night, I decided to channel hop on the car radio to see if I could find something interesting and thank God that I did. I have been aware of a band name for a little while now, but I honestly had no...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018 at 3:58 pm

Babes in the Wood trial – family friend denies giving false alibi

A Brighton woman was accused of giving a false alibi for Barrie Fellows – the father of one of the Babes in the Wood murder victims. Family friend Teresa Judd denied covering up for Mr Fellows when accounting for his movements on the day that his daughter Nicola Fellows and her...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018 at 3:33 pm

Hove residents told ‘vote for CPZ or we’ll remove your single yellows’

Residents opposed to a new parking zone were given an ultimatum – vote for the scheme or the council will remove the single yellow lines already in their roads. A new residents’ parking zone is proposed for streets east of Hove Park where there are now single yellow...

CCTV of suspected bike thieves released

Sussex Police would like to identify these two young men following the theft of a bicycle in Hove. The bike, worth £500, had been locked up outside the King Alfred Leisure Centre on Wednesday 14 November. Around 5.10pm on the same day two young men are seen on CCTV and are...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018 at 1:59 pm

Residents complain about high number of Madeira Drive closures

Concerns have been raised about the number of events held in Madeira Drive as plans to close the road for 21 days next year go before councillors. Whitehawk residents in particular have complained after the roads there were in gridlock after the annual Mini Owners Rally in May....

Flu vaccine plea to parents of young children in Brighton and Hove

The parents of thousands of children in Brighton and Hove are missing out on their free flu vaccine, according to health chiefs. They are being urged to ensure that their children are protected now to reduce the risk of them becoming seriously ill and infecting their wider...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018 at 11:29 am

Man’s body recovered from sea

A man whose body was retrieved from the sea at Brighton Marina this morning is believed to be the victim of a tragic accident. A forensics tent has been erected on one of the pontoons where the man was recovered from the water. Emergency services were called to the marina at...
Posted On 21 Nov 2018 at 11:24 am
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