Hardcore punk band Varukers celebrate 40th anniversary tour with Brighton date

The date for your hardcore punk diaries is Saturday 25th May as that’s when punk band Varukers will be performing at the Hope & Ruin on Queens Road, Brighton. There will be no less than three support bands. I might have been blinkered on this one but I honestly think th...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 9:47 pm

Blood Red Shoes announce new Brighton date

Brighton duo Blood Red Shoes, who are Laura Mary-Carter (guitar and vocals) and Steven Ansell (drums and vocals), have announced a winter UK and European headline tour through late October and November 2019. The tour starts with a home gig on Thursday 14th November at The Haunt....
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 8:05 pm

Paraglider crashes on beach at Peacehaven

A paraglider was treated by ambulance crew members after crashing on the beach below the cliffs at Peacehaven this afternoon (Saturday 16 February). Newhaven coastguard said that the agency received a call-out at 3.40pm to deal with the first of two similar incidents along the...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 7:17 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion through to FA Cup quarter finals

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Derby County 1 Albion are through to the FA Cup quarter finals for only the fourth time in their history. A thirty third minute goal from Anthony Knockaert who swept in Yves Bissouma cross to put Albion in front, then...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 5:14 pm

The DeRellas set to ride into the Prince Albert in Brighton

The DeRellas have announced that they will be headlining at the Prince Albert on Saturday 27th July. The London-based band are Joey DeRella (vocals/rhythm guitar), Timmy DeRella (bass/backing vocals), Billy Chaos (drums) and Luca DeRella (lead guitar/backing vocals). They offer a...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 4:41 pm

Sean Paul is coming to Brighton

Dancehall legend Sean Paul https://www.facebook.com/seanpaul/ has revealed he’s looking forward to feeling the unique energy of the live crowd in Brighton when he plays in the city this summer. The Grammy Award winner has announced a series of UK dates for May and June including...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 3:30 pm

A night of spellbinding sounds at Brighton’s Rialto

AK PATTERSON + MARA SIMPSON + MICHAEL BAKER – RIALTO THEATRE, BRIGHTON 07.02.19 The wonderful intimate atmosphere of Brighton’s Rialto Theatre was the scene for a night of original music, hosted by the charismatic Nick Williams of ‘Back in the Woods...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 1:47 pm

FA Cup 5th round – Brighton & Hove Albion v Derby Country

Chris Hughton has made wholesale changes to the starting line up. And with vital home matches against Huddersfield Town and Cardiff City looming, veteran striker and top scorer Glenn Murray doesn’t even make the bench. There is, however, a place among the substitutes for...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 11:52 am

A pledge to build more homes in Brighton and Hove

One hundred years ago, 80 per cent of the British rented their homes, almost all from private landlords. Standards were poor until the 1919 Housing Act provided subsidies for local authorities to build the first real council houses. Housebuilding peaked at 350,000 a year in the...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 12:10 am

Brighton and Hove is among Britain’s least affordable places for one-bed flats

Brighton and Hove is Britain’s second least affordable district outside London for single people to buy a flat, according to a new analysis by property website Zoopla. Only Hertsmere – between Watford and St Albans – was found to be more expensive. Zoopla said that...
Posted On 16 Feb 2019 at 12:03 am