Surf Rock band with a difference to perform live in Brighton

Cited as one of 2018’s ‘break-out bands’, Say Sue Me are a Surf Rock inspired indie band from Busan, South Korea. Members consist of Byungkyu Kim on lead guitar, Sumi Choi on vocals and rhythm guitar, Jaeyoung Ha on Bass and Sungwan Lim on drums. Releasing their first...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 7:58 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion sign Manchester City youngster

Brighton and Hove Albion have completed the signing of England 18-year-old attacking midfielder Taylor Richards from Manchester City on undisclosed terms. Technical director Dan Ashworth said: “Taylor is an exciting young talent. “He has already played for England at junior...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 7:12 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 – ‘Panic Attack’ by Gripper Lee 3 (Selected Video) This week in...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 5:58 pm

Beam me up, Scotty! Turn the i360 into a Star Trek experience, urges Brighton businessman

The i360 should be turned into a Star Trek experience, a Brighton businessman and homelessness campaigner told members of Brighton and Hove City Council this afternoon (Thursday 18 July). Jim Deans, 60, set phasers to stun at Hove Town Hall, telling councillors not to let the...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 4:58 pm

Weather’s changed – need cheering up tonight?

Oh pants! Where’s the sun gone? I seriously need cheering up. I know I’ll go to a gig in Brighton this evening and have some fun. Looks to me as the best option is to head on down to the charismatic Green Door Store at 3 Trafalgar Street and take in four bands for only £6. The...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 3:24 pm

Serial 999 hoaxer admits fake bomb threats

A serial hoaxer has admitted calling police posing as an Irish terrorist to tell them he had planted bombs all over Brighton. Mark Wilkinson, 46, called police just after midnight on July 4 saying he was from the UDA, a Northern Irish paramilitary group, But police quickly traced...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 3:13 pm

The bin strike buck stops with councillors, not officers

This week, Momentum activist Johnbosco Nwogbo argued that the looming bin strikes are the fault of the council’s senior management team, not councillors. Here, former council leader Warren Morgan responds. Like a free press and an independent judiciary, an independent civil...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 3:04 pm

Thief jailed for stealing from elderly woman who died weeks afterwards

A sneak thief who stole from an elderly woman in a Brighton store has now been given a one-year prison sentence. Jason King, 42, unemployed, of Heybourne Road, Brighton, was sentenced for the theft at Brighton Crown Court on 9 July. Sadly the 86-year-old victim died less than two...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 3:00 pm

CBeebies star runs breakfast club at Portslade school

CBeebies presenter Sid Sloane visited children at Portslade primary St Peter’s Community School last month. The children’s TV celebrity was launching his breakfast clubs Healthy Little Steps, which is running every Wednesday and Thursday at the school next term. Sid...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 2:54 pm

High power bikes seized by Palace Pier

Four high powered motorbikes were seized on Madeira Drive by police investigating dangerous driving on the M23. Police today warned antisocial driving will not be tolerated after the force received several calls from members of the public concerned by the manner of motorists’...
Posted On 18 Jul 2019 at 9:41 am
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