Vegan activists don pig masks for Greggs protest

Vegan activists put on pig masks and covered themselves in fake blood in the London Road branch of Greggs yesterday to call for animal liberation. The Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) protesters entered the bakery, which launched vegan sausage rolls in January, holding banners and...
Posted On 29 Apr 2019 at 11:55 am

Doorstep conmen steal cash and jewels from elderly Peacehaven couple

Doorstep conmen stole cash and jewels from an elderly couple in Peacehaven, Sussex Police said today (Monday 29 April). The force said: “Police want to identify two men who visited an elderly couple at their home in Peacehaven at around noon on Saturday 13 April, claiming they...
Posted On 29 Apr 2019 at 9:47 am

The lost primordial sound of The Amazon comes to Brighton

DEAF KIDS + RAKTA – THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 22.04.19 I had a feeling that this evening’s gig was going to be a memorable one, as it’s not everyday that you get to witness the lost rumblings from aeons ago in one of your local pubs. Tonight’s adventure was taking place...
Posted On 28 Apr 2019 at 4:08 pm

Carnival Paaaaaaartyyyyy in Brighton!

CARNIVAL COLLECTIVE + KING LAGOON’S FLYING SWORDFISH BAND – THE HAUNT, BRIGHTON 26.04.19 Brighton is such a wonderfully vibrant multicultural city with its melting pot of sights, sounds and smells – it’s a joy to behold. One fine example of our diversity are the big...
Posted On 27 Apr 2019 at 9:34 pm

Half of Brighton’s main seafront road should be given over to bike lane, says veteran Green

Two lanes of the main A259 seafront road should be given over to cyclists, according to a senior councillor. Former mayor Pete West, Brighton’s first Green councillor, called for the “safe” cycle lanes at an election hustings. Councillor West questioned why four...

Grossly overdue – Brighton & Hove Albion gain vital point and score vital goal ……at last

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Newcastle United 1 By Tim Hodges from the Amex Pascal Gross scored Albion’s first goal in all competitions since 9th March, as the Seagulls drew with Newcastle, meaning the Cardiff have to beat both Crystal Palace and Manchester United to overhaul...
Posted On 27 Apr 2019 at 8:20 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Newcastle United 1

It’s not unlike groundhog day at the Amex. Albion are losing and haven’t scored. Ayoze Perez put Newcastle in front on 18 minutes. Shortly afterwards, he went off injured. But Brighton have had a shot, with Shane Duffy forcing Martin Dubravka to make a half-hearted save. The...
Posted On 27 Apr 2019 at 6:23 pm

Brighton and Hove elections 2019 – we’ve got it covered

With less than a week to go before this year’s local elections, Brighton and Hove News has launched a special section to keep voters up to date. Here you will find all the coverage you need to keep you informed about who’s running, what their policies are and, on...
Posted On 27 Apr 2019 at 5:20 pm

Brighton Rocks to the sound of The Coathangers

THE COATHANGERS + ARXX + PUBLIC BODY – LATEST MUSIC BAR, BRIGHTON 24.04.19 Wednesday March 24th was a massive day in my calendar and there could only be one winner. The crucial Manchester (soccer!) derby was being played in front of a 74,431 crowd with an 8pm kick off,...
Posted On 27 Apr 2019 at 5:04 pm

Premier League Match Day 36 – Brighton & Hove Albion vs Newcastle United

Albion go all attacking in this crucial must win match. The Seagulls line up Ryan; Bruno, Duffy, Dunk, Bernardo; Gross, Stephens, Kayal,IZQUIERDO; Murray, Andone It looks very much like a 4-4-2 to us. But now Cardiff’s loss at Fulham is a huge result for Albion
Posted On 27 Apr 2019 at 4:44 pm