Teenager dies after being hit by train in Brighton

A teenager died after being hit by a train in Brighton two days before Christmas. Details of the death emerged this afternoon (Monday 31 December). The victim was named by friends as Carl Klimaytys. The British Transport Police (BTP) said: “Officers were called to Preston Park...
Posted On 31 Dec 2018 at 6:53 pm

Brighton manslaughter case detectives hunt pair seen by security camera

Detectives investigating the death of a 47-year-old man three weeks after he was attacked in Brighton have appealed to the public to help them identify two people. Sussex Police said that the pair, pictured in security camera footage, “could hold vital clues” to what...
Posted On 31 Dec 2018 at 5:57 pm

Brighton & Hove News – 2018, A Year in Music

We already knew that we’ve had an extremely hectic year at the Brighton & Hove News bringing you the very latest news, previews and reviews from the local music scene, but it wasn’t until we sat down and analysed all our statistics that we realised we’d had...

Start the New Year with a refugee education project charity gig

Amazingly exactly a year to the day that we witnessed decent local band grasshopper perform a fab gig at Brighton’s Green Door Store on 3rd January 2018 and lo and behold they are back. You can read the 2018 gig review HERE. A year on and grasshopper (spelt with a lowercase ‘g’)...
Posted On 31 Dec 2018 at 3:04 am

Brighton’s annual Christmas punk bash (Day 2)

PETER & THE TEST TUBE BABIES + VIKI VORTEX & THE C**SHOTS + PENNY BLOOD – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 29.12.18 Well day two of the Christmas bash arrived after a fabulous day one. Remembering the journey home was a trifle difficult, but looking forward to another...
Posted On 31 Dec 2018 at 12:42 am