Why we can and should build more cheap council housing in Brighton and Hove

At the heart of the city’s housing crisis is a lack of truly affordable housing. Unlike reform of the private rent sector, expanding the supply of new council houses, especially at lower rents, is something we can achieve. It’s one of the key changes needed to tackle the record...
Posted On 07 Apr 2019 at 4:51 pm

Hazel O’Connor shares Hallelujah moments at the Ropetackle

HAZEL O’CONNOR – THE ROPETACKLE ARTS CENTRE, SHOREHAM-BY-SEA 05.04.19 It seems as though the Ropetackle Arts Centre in Shoreham is like a magnet to Hazel O’Connor as not only was she performing here tonight, but she appeared at the same venue six years ago and also in 2010,...
Posted On 07 Apr 2019 at 12:16 pm

A Thursday Night at Patterns has Me Konverted

THE MEKONS + HAGAR THE WOMB + DUNSTAN BRUCE – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 04.04.19 It takes something special to get me to travel to Brighton for an early start on a Thursday night and the opportunity to see Hagar the Womb’s favourite band, The Mekons, was one that I could not let...
Posted On 07 Apr 2019 at 9:26 am

Shoreham Port chief prepares to depart

The chief executive of Shoreham Port is to leave later this year after 10 years at the helm. Rodney Lunn, 59, has led the port through a period of significant growth, with annual revenues rising from £8 million to £14 million. He also chaired the industry representative body, the...
Posted On 07 Apr 2019 at 7:20 am