Billy Bremner’s Rockfiles & Fat Country Ted gig announcement for Brighton

Scottish guitar legend from Rockpile and The Pretenders, Billy Bremner, is set to play live at The Prince Albert, 48 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, BN1 4ED on Sunday 27th January 2019 from 8pm to 11pm. He will be bringing Fat Country Ted along as the support act. Billy Bremner...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 4:14 pm

Have you seen the Christmas song video that was filmed in Brighton?

Each year for the past decade, or even longer, it has become an annual pilgrimage for the music buying public to continually put the same old Christmas songs back into the UK singles charts. We seem to be getting the usual suspects raising their heads year in year out. I’m sure...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 2:09 pm

Falling logs close Brighton bogs

The public toilets in Pavilion Gardens have been closed for almost a fortnight now after being damaged by a falling branch during stormy weather. The toilets closed on Friday, December 7 after the toilet building was damaged. Brighton and Hove City Council said it was...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 2:09 pm

Brighton carpenter who posted himself a stun gun from Thailand jailed for two years

A Brighton man who posted himself a stun gun from Thailand has been jailed for two years after it was intercepted by border force controls. Aaron Clements, 27, a carpenter, of Brede Road, Brighton, was sentenced at Hove Crown Court on Friday, 7 December, having been convicted...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 1:43 pm

The dread king and punk inspirer Don Letts to DJ in Sussex

Don Letts was there from day one on the UK punk scene, as back in the day there simply wasn’t enough punk rock records to play, so he used to supplement his punk nights with the sound of reggae. This greatly inspired those around him including The Clash. Don Letts was therefore a...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 1:15 pm

More than 800 homes planned in £260m Hove scheme

More than 600 flats for rent are being planned as part of a £262 million scheme to transform a tired industrial estate in Hove. A further 265 self-contained flats aimed at older people with care needs are also proposed for what the developers said was “Brighton and Hove’s largest...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 3:32 am

Thief steals silver worth £100k from Brighton chapel

A thief has stolen silverware worth about £100,000 from a chapel in Brighton, Sussex Police said. The thief forced his way into the Sussex University chapel, in Falmer, almost two weeks ago, before taking about a dozen pieces in a black rucksack. The force said: “Sussex Police is...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 1:22 am

Missing teenage boy last seen in Brighton

A teenage boy who has gone missing was last seen in Brighton, Sussex Police said. The force said: “Sussex Police are appealing for information on missing Seaford teenager Mohammed Abdullah. “Mohammed, 16, was last seen in Churchill Square, Brighton, at 5pm on Monday (17...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 1:01 am

Pensioner jailed for abusing boy, 13, on camping trip to Ditchling Beacon

A pensioner has been jailed for sexually abusing a 13-year-old boy on a camping trip to Ditchling Beacon in the 1970s. Barry Millard, 71, was in his late twenties when he indecently assaulted the boy, having told him that he ran a mountaineering club. The victim, now in his...
Posted On 19 Dec 2018 at 12:57 am