Brighton & Hove Albion prepare for match of a generation

Albion will take over 34,000 fans to Wembley tomorrow for their first FA Cup semi-final since 1983. The Seagulls will for the first time wear their famous blue and white stripes at the home of English football. Back in 1991 the Albion wore matching pink shirts and shorts as they...
Posted On 05 Apr 2019 at 7:33 pm

Our housing crisis – and why elections are a time for ideas to solve it

Our city is facing a crisis in housing. This is hardly a major piece of news because this housing crisis is well accepted by all across the city and has been with us for many years. The causes are complex but boil down to a few key issues. Firstly, we are simply a very popular...
Posted On 05 Apr 2019 at 6:36 pm

Shocking treatment of disability advice service is part of a bigger picture

Last week local charity, Possability People, was forced to close the city’s only disability advice service after the local health body, Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), announced a sudden cut in funding. The shock decision was communicated to Possability...
Posted On 05 Apr 2019 at 6:25 pm

Killing Joke announce Brighton gig

With a reputation forged in fire, brimstone and magic, plus a fierce collective intellect, Killing Joke have long been one of rock’s most iconic, influential and contrary outfits, with a string of revered recordings to their name… The iconic band will be making a welcome return...
Posted On 05 Apr 2019 at 2:05 pm

WitchDoktors and Pussycats meet in Brighton

WITCHDOKTORS + PUSSYCAT AND THE DIRTY JOHNSONS – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 29.03.19 Okay so I’m late, I’ve run (okay walked fast) my way from the IDLES gig at Brighton Dome (read our review HERE) and scaled the dizzy heights of Trafalgar Street to reach the...
Posted On 05 Apr 2019 at 1:05 pm

Plans for posh new North Laine restaurant raise fears of rowdy behaviour

Fears drunk people will make more noise in North Laine have seen neighbours band together against a new restaurant owner’s bid to sell alcohol. North Laine Community Association (NLCA), seven residents and Councillor Lizzie Deane have all sent objections to the application...

Road closed after Brighton balcony ‘comes adrift’

A road was closed after a balcony “came adrift” last night. Just at a road closure in Denmark Terrace following a request from @EastSussexFRS to support them whilst they make the side of a building safe following reports of a balcony being adrift. We'll update...
Posted On 05 Apr 2019 at 11:24 am

Gabrielle brings her smooth sound back to Brighton

GABRIELLE + JAHMÈNE + AMIR – BRIGHTON DOME 03.04.19 The Brighton Dome Concert Hall hosted Gabrielle ‘Under My Skin Tour’. This was the name of her latest Top 10 album, and is her first studio recording in eleven years, with the previous being ‘Always’ in 2007!...
Posted On 05 Apr 2019 at 10:37 am

40 transgender athletes volunteer for Brighton research

University of Brighton scientists are researching how to resolve international controversy over whether transgender sportswomen are competing fairly. Professor Yannis Pitsiladis and colleagues are conducting a study of more than 40 individuals going through transition, with the...
Posted On 05 Apr 2019 at 9:57 am