Friday night is paaaarty night with Haiku Hands

The Brighton & Hove News music team are fully aware of the seriously catchy and uplifting modern dance music unleashed by three Australian ladies going under the name of Haiku Hands, as we have already had the pleasure of seeing them performing live in Brighton. We witnessed...
Posted On 19 Jul 2019 at 9:30 pm

Brighton restaurant owner promises no more noise from late-night karaoke

A Brighton restaurant owner has promised that neighbours will not be kept awake by noise from karaoke singers in the early hours of the morning. Yingbo Food Culture, the company that owns Utopia – also known as No 1 Restaurant – in Ditchling Road, also said that it would ser...

Gomez provide a watertight ‘Rhythm & Blues Alibi’ for ‘Liquid Skin’

GOMEZ + JOHN SMITH – DE LA WARR, PAVILION, BEXHILL-ON-SEA 18.07.19 As Frank Zappa is often quoted as saying, “Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.” Tonight’s architecture is the Grade One listed De La Warr Pavilion, and tonight’s music has likewise bee...
Posted On 19 Jul 2019 at 6:12 pm

Brighton student wins award for bringing power to the people with start-up energy firm

A Sussex University student was named one of the country’s rising stars at an awards ceremony in Parliament last night (Thursday 18 July). Hlanganiso Matangaidze, who has just completed his second year studying economics and finance, was recognised for setting up a business to...
Posted On 19 Jul 2019 at 5:47 pm

Terrific night of music at the Green Door Store

DAMN TEETH + HUMAN LEATHER + SWOON + PLASTICS – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 18.07.19 The weather has turned a bit pants and things generally were a bit below par with stresses of work and life in general. The only option was to grab a last minute gig in Brighton in order to...
Posted On 19 Jul 2019 at 1:59 pm

Stand up for a safer, kinder, welcoming Brighton and Hove

This week an instructive report on Brexit has been published from the anti-racism organisation Hope not Hate. Sixty-five per cent of people Brighton and Hove believe that Brexit has increased racism and division while nationally almost one in two agree that Brexit has legitimised...
Posted On 19 Jul 2019 at 1:55 pm

Man stabbed in neck in unprovoked attack in Brighton pub

A man needed stitches for a stab wound to his neck after being glassed in an unprovoked attack in a Brighton pub late last night (Thursday 18 July). He was stabbed in the neck with a broken glass at the Bugle Inn, in St Martin’s Street, Brighton, shortly after 11pm. Medics at the...
Posted On 19 Jul 2019 at 1:01 pm

School campaign parents offer lesson about community to unelected and distant officials

“Save Moulsecoomb Primary” rang out across The Level last Saturday lunchtime. From tiny tots to teachers, from parents to politicians, we heard how much the community value their local school. I was proud to be invited to join the march and speak at the rally on behalf of the...
Posted On 19 Jul 2019 at 12:05 pm