The Who tribute band offer no ‘substitute’ for ‘my generation’

WHO ARE YOU – THE CON CLUB, LEWES 16.03.19 One might think that being of a musically punk/psychobilly leaning, that a band that was the cornerstone of any self-respecting MOD in concert would not be the place to spend an evening, but with age comes wisdom, or so I am told,...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 3:33 pm

Upside Down House attraction set for Brighton seafront

An upside down house in which people can take pictures of themselves lying on the “ceiling” is set to be built on Brighton seafront. Plans have been submitted to Brighton and Hove City Council to build the Upside Down House in the event space between the i360 and...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 2:40 pm

Bayonne wows Brighton with mesmerising concert

BAYONNE + VIKTOR MAGICK – THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 18.03.19 It’s been quite a while since we have seen a performance by Bayonne, who is namely Roger Sellers who hails from Austin Texas. Last time he graced us with his presence was a brief thirty minute set at the...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 2:32 pm

Foodies Festival set to return to Hove Lawns

The tenth annual Foodies Festival on Hove Lawns will be raising money for the homeless. Organisers are once again teaming up with Musicians Against Homelessness (MAH) to raise vital funds to support the increasing number of people who find themselves living on the streets. The...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 2:08 pm

Only our compromise can break the Brexit impasse because the people deserve a final say on any deal

When we go back to our constituencies, it’s sometimes hard to explain to people what happens in Westminster because, in all honesty, it doesn’t always make sense. Try telling someone how Steven Barclay, the Brexit Secretary, could speak in favour of a motion on Thursday night...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 10:24 am

Neighbours call fault on tennis club’s plans to serve alcohol

People living opposite Queen’s Park Tennis Club are concerned about plans to set up a bar. The club in East Drive, has applied for a licence to sell alcohol from noon to 11pm for gatherings, private parties, internal functions and community events. Noise and anti-social...

A beer with your bender? New Portslade Wimpy applies for booze licence

Wimpy is returning to Portslade and the burger bar’s boss wants to be able to sell beer to diners. The owner Kanagasabai Thirukkumaran has applied to sell alcohol from 10am to 10pm daily at the burger bar in Station Road. It is currently being refurbished. Wimpy plans to...

Preston Park flasher caught thanks to quick thinking father

A flasher who exposed himself to almost 40 schoolgirls in and around Preston Park was finally caught thanks to the father of one of his victims. Edward Kent exposed himself to 38 girls aged between 12 and 17 from July 2016 until he was finally arrested in the park on January 15...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 10:10 am

Hove MP to ask rail bosses to postpone shutdown on day of Albion’s FA Cup trip to Wembley

Hove MP Peter Kyle is to ask Network Rail bosses to postpone a shutdown between Brighton and Three Bridges on the day when thousands of football fans will be heading to Wembley. Brighton and Hove Albion take on Premier League champions Manchester City either on Saturday 6 April...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 9:35 am

Tweaks to parking zones will see more areas get longer restrictions

4.30pm UPDATE: The changes were all approved by committee with no debate. Drivers in the St Luke’s area of Brighton can expect parking restrictions to extend from a few hours to 11 hours a day from Saturday 1 June if proposed changes are agreed. Currently the area –...