Reliving The Clash 40 years on with London Calling

LONDON CALLING + DJ RAY GANGE – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 03.02.19 Well would you Adam and Eve it, but The Clash’s acclaimed third album ‘London Calling’ was released 40 years ago! Where’s all that time gone? It was unleashed to an unsuspecting world on 14th December 1979. It...
Posted On 05 Feb 2019 at 7:43 pm

Cyclist seriously injured after skidding on oil

A cyclist was left with nasty facial injuries this morning after skidding on a patch of oil where several more riders came off bikes, motorbikes and mopeds. Residents said the spill happened when drivers were diverted along Hampton Road and Islingword Road during Thursday...
Posted On 05 Feb 2019 at 4:53 pm

Two teenagers robbed at knifepoint by gang in Queen’s Road

Police are appealing for witnesses to two robberies which happened in Queen’s Road, Brighton, within three hours, on Saturday (2 February). The first was outside Brighton railway station on the concourse when an 18-year-old man who was waiting for friends was approached by four...
Posted On 05 Feb 2019 at 4:08 pm

Businesses slam Valley Gardens consultation

Residents and business owners say something has gone “seriously wrong” with the third phase of the Valley Gardens project. The Valley Gardens Forum is expected to criticise the scheme and the way consultation was carried out at a special meeting of Brighton and Hove...

Brighton and Hove voluntary groups urged to take part in key survey

Charities and voluntary groups across Brighton and Hove are being urged to take part in a sector-wide survey. Community Works, the umbrella group for community and voluntary organisations in Brighton and Hove, said that it hoped that the results would show their collective worth....
Posted On 05 Feb 2019 at 3:20 pm

Hangleton neighbours fight ‘excessive’ disabled ramp

An “excessive” disabled access ramp has drawn complains from Hangleton neighbours who are angry about the loss of green space in front of their homes. Brighton and Hove City council built the ramp in front of a house in Clarke Avenue in May last year without planning...

Schoolboy walks off after being thrown across car bonnet

A boy who was thrown across the bonnet of a car then walked away is being urged to get checked out by doctors. The boy, thought to be aged between 10 and 13, was hit by the Volvo as he crossed Preston Drove at 3.30pm yesterday, activating the car’s external windscreen...
Posted On 05 Feb 2019 at 11:52 am

Brighton’s worst kept secret finally out of the bag – Kylie to headline Pride

Rumours have been whirling for months now, but finally it’s official – Kylie will be headlining this year’s Brighton Pride. The Australian pop princess will be taking to the main stage in Preston Park on Saturday, August 3 – and Grammy award winners Clean...
Posted On 05 Feb 2019 at 10:35 am

Tears For Fears & Alison Moyet thrill packed Brighton crowd

TEARS FOR FEARS + ALISON MOYET – BRIGHTON CENTRE 04.02.19 Finally after a 15 month wait, we were this evening lapping up the delights of seeing Tears For Fears and Alison Moyet perform live at a sold out Brighton Centre. The concert was rescheduled from Saturday 12th May...
Posted On 05 Feb 2019 at 9:57 am