Man has neck slashed near Brighton taxi rank

A man suffered a slash wound to his neck when he was attacked near a taxi rank in Brighton at the weekend, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Monday 25 February). Detectives are appealing for witnesses after medics stitched up the 32-year-old victim’s wound. A man has been...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019 at 8:47 pm

Former Brighton Labour councillors align with The Independent Group of breakaway MPs

The former Labour leader of Brighton and Hove City Council and a colleague have joined ranks and aligned with  a group of breakaway MPs. Councillor Warren Morgan, who served as council leader for three years until last year, has formed an Independent Group on the council after...

Brighton shop which lost its drinks licence awaits verdict on fresh application

A Brighton off-licence which was closed for nearly a year after its drinks licence was revoked looks unlikely to be granted another premises licence. Moonlight, formerly Internatiolnal Food and Wine, was described as having a shady history of selling drink to under-18s and...

The darker sound of São Paulo, Brazil set to hit Brighton

Well what do you know, no Monday blues here! As I’ve stumbled across this mysterious Brazilian band called Rakta and I have to say that they are pretty awesome! Turns out that they are actually crossing the world and coming to perform in Brighton! My day just got even better!...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019 at 6:45 pm

Security camera captures phone theft from Hove off-licence

A security camera filmed a phone thief in action at an off-licence in Hove. Sussex Police published pictures of the suspect and his accomplice today (Monday 25 February) and issued an appeal for help identifying them. The force said: “Police have released CCTV images of two men...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019 at 6:02 pm

Gabrielle to play Brighton Dome concert

To coincide with her session on the Zoe Ball breakfast show a couple of weeks ago, Gabrielle released new video for single ‘Every Step’, a soaring and uplifting relatable anthem that showcases Gabrielle’s iconic vocal. Gabrielle explains; “I wrote it for a friend of mine who went...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019 at 3:19 pm

Beverley Knight to perform ‘The Songs Of Stevie Wonder’ at Brighton Centre

Today, it has announced that UK soul queen Beverley Knight will celebrate the songs of Stevie Wonder on a 10-date UK tour this autumn, which includes the opening night at the Brighton Centre on Tuesday 1st October 2019. Having performed a special concert recorded for BBC Rad...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019 at 2:07 pm

Eight thousand runners take part in the Brighton Half Marathon

About 8,000 runners turned out to run the Grand Brighton Half Marathon in bright sunshine yesterday (Sunday 24 February). And thousands more people lined the route to watch the 13.1-mile race which started and finished in Madeira Drive. The men’s elite race featured a podium of...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019 at 11:45 am

Trial date set for man accused of murdering Abdul Deghayes in Brighton

A date has been set for the trial of a man accused of murdering 22-year-old Abdul Deghayes in Brighton. Daniel Macleod, 36, appeared at Hove Crown Court by video link this morning (Monday 25 February). He will face a two to three-week trial by jury in the crown court starting on...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019 at 10:29 am