160 artists already confirmed for this year’s Great Escape new music festival in Brighton

We at the Brighton & Hove News are really looking forward to this years annual Great Escape new musical festival, which will be taking place at numerous venues of varying size right across the city on Thursday 9th, Friday 10th and Saturday 11th May. We have covered the event...
Posted On 01 Feb 2019 at 6:38 pm

Co-working office’s bid for bar could succeed after time called on opening hours

A city centre office may be given permission to sell alcohol after agreeing to slash the hours it wants its bar to operate. Werks Central in Middle Street, which rents out work space and hosts events during the Brighton Fringe at the former Brighton Media Centre building,...

Councillors go through the motions thanks to snowflake pressure

Council business finished early without debate last night as councillors rushed home to escape snow. Councillors concerned about getting home to outlying areas, such as Woodingdean and Hangleton, asked for normal business to be suspended when snow started falling across Brighton...

Gatwick Express trial to start early at Preston Park

Preston Park commuters who were hit by a reduced service following the new timetable last May have at last had some good news after months of campaigning after it was announced more trains will be stopping there within weeks. Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas was told yesterday...
Posted On 01 Feb 2019 at 1:15 pm

Seafront pool plans to splash back with tweaked scheme

The developers of an open air swimming pool on Brighton sea front have announced they are intending to resubmit revised plans which they hope will win over councillors who rejected their previous scheme. Brighton and Hove City Council’s planning committee rejected Sea...
Posted On 01 Feb 2019 at 1:08 pm