10cc play live in Grade II* Sussex building

10CC + PAUL CANNING – CONGRESS THEATRE, EASTBOURNE – 01.05.19 The legendary 10cc rocked on up in Sussex tonight and whatever happened, it was always going to be a truly memorable night for me. Why? I hear you ask! Well, the answer is simple. I have continually been...
Posted On 02 May 2019 at 9:42 pm

Two officers face misconduct hearings next week over Shana Grice investigation failings

Two police officers are to face misconduct hearings starting next week over the failure to properly investigate Shana Grice’s complaints she was being stalked by the man who would go on to murder her. PC Godfrey is accused of concluding Shana’s complaints were...
Posted On 02 May 2019 at 5:40 pm

‘What have we been listening to this week…’

The Brighton & Hove News Music Team listen to a wide range of music. We would like to share our musical journey with you and so this week we have been enjoying….. Team Member – Alan Poole The Release – ‘No Secret’ album by Carly Simon (Selected Video) In the car...
Posted On 02 May 2019 at 4:30 pm

Cockroach infestation discovered at Brighton takeaway

A hygiene inspector investigating a customer complaint about a dangerous looking plug socket at a Brighton takeaway found more than they bargained for when they uncovered a cockroach infestation. The inspector visited Sobs takeaway in Dyke Road in February after a customer...
Posted On 02 May 2019 at 3:51 pm

Robber admits throwing corrosive liquid in victim’s face

A man has admitted throwing a corrosive substance into the face and robbing a man in Brighton. Jordan Kelly, 28, of St Georges Road, Brighton, pleaded guilty to a charge of robbery and throwing a corrosive substance with intent to cause grievous bodily harm into the face of a man...
Posted On 02 May 2019 at 3:48 pm

Punk highlights from deep ‘Undercover’

UNDERCOVER FESTIVAL VII – BOSTON MUSIC ROOM/THE DOME, TUFNELL PARK, LONDON 26-28.4.2019 For this report I’ve left Sussex to check out one of the first music festivals of the season, taking place in the rather urban location of Tufnell Park, in north London. As its name...
Posted On 02 May 2019 at 11:41 am

And they’re off … charity cyclists pedal towards £50k goal

Dozens of property professionals set off on a four-day charity bike ride this morning (Thursday 2 May). They were sent on their way by the mayor of Brighton and Hove, Councillor Dee Simson, at the start of the Seven Port Challenge Charity Cycle Ride. The event is the biggest...
Posted On 02 May 2019 at 10:23 am

Brighton and Hove mayor thanks more than 20 retiring councillors

More than 20 councillors stand down at the local elections today (Thursday 2 May), having given more than 250 years’ service to Brighton and Hove City Council between them. One of them – Geoffrey Theobald – has spent more than 50 years as a councillor. The Mayor of Brighton and...
Posted On 02 May 2019 at 6:33 am