‘Glastonbury 2019’ – Brighton & Hove News have got it covered!

We’ve done the number crunching and the stats behind the sheer quantity of entertainment available at Glastonbury Festival 2019 are simply staggering. Having pulled apart the published running times and put them back together again we can tell you that if you put every piece of...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 10:13 pm

‘Quadrophenia The Album Live!’ The Mods come back to Brighton for the Bank Holiday!

The Mods are coming back to Brighton this August Bank Holiday weekend, with a double helping of Quadrophenia to mark the occasion of the film’s 40th anniversary. Firstly, The Who’s masterpiece rock opera album, ‘Quadrophenia’, has been brought to life and recreated for the...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 9:37 pm

Controversial Brighton road scheme to go to mediation

A controversial Brighton road scheme is to be discussed at a mediation session next week, councillors were told this afternoon (Tuesday 25 June). The meeting next Tuesday (2 July) follows months of vocal opposition to the detail of the scheme, known as Valley Gardens phase 3. The...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 8:05 pm

Van Morrison announces 6 date UK tour with 2 of them in Brighton!

Van Morrison, one of the finest singer-songwriters and hardest working live performers of his era – announces six UK dates in October/December 2019. Tickets go on sale 9.00am Friday 29th June. To date, Van Morrison has released 39 albums – his latest in 2018 ‘You’re...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 7:46 pm

100/1 outsider romps home at Brighton Races

Rank outsider Miss Recycled beat the well backed favourite Joyful Dream in the 4.15 at Brighton this afternoon (Tuesday 25 June). Jockey Tom Marquand spurred his mount in the final strides to ensure the longest priced winner at the track since 2005. The Micheal Madgewick trained...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 6:46 pm

Notorious sob story fraudster facing jail

A notorious fraudster who convinced her victims she needed money for a sick child has been told she is facing jail after being picked up by police.  Andrea Thorne, 33, denied three more counts of fraud but was found guilty after a trial in December 2017.  At that hearing, she was...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 3:10 pm

Man arrested over racist Arabic graffiti

A man has been arrested in connection with scores of offensive graffiti tagging in Hove. A 76-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of using threating, abusive or insulting words to stir up racial hatred and remains in custody. There have been around 80 incidents of...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 2:49 pm

The fight against academisation isn’t simply about performance; it is about protecting our communities

The fight against academisation isn’t simply about performance; it is about protecting our communities One only needs to type in “academisation of schools” into Google to catch a glimpse of the scale of the fight against academisation across Britain. Communities in Liverpool,...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 2:23 pm

Police still seeking distressed woman after Pavilion Garden attack

Police are still seeking to locate a woman in connection with an incident at Brighton’s Royal Pavilion Gardens. Shortly after 1am on Monday 24 June, police were called by the Royal Pavilion estates security team following concerns for a woman in distress, who was seen on CCTV to...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 1:39 pm

Record £126m penalty for Southern Water will bring five years of customer rebates

Southern Water has been given a record £126 million penalty by industry watchdog Ofwat with almost all of it to be paid out in customer rebates over five years. The regulator said that Southern would pay a £3 million fine, with the rest of the money going towards funding the...
Posted On 25 Jun 2019 at 10:44 am
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