Pride club night in Hove cancelled after police object

A long-established and well-respected event organiser has scrapped plans to hold a club night in Hove during Pride after Sussex Police objected. The organisers of the Duckie club night said: “Duckie at Brighton Pride next Saturday has been cancelled. “We are really sorry to bring...

These bands are certainly not up for Ridicule

RISKEE & THE RIDICULE + LUNA ROSA + SKIRT – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 28.07.19 Sundays don’t just have to be about lazy lunches and country walks. Thanks to our friends at Angel Promotions this Sunday is gonna be a little more lively! Tonight’s...
Posted On 30 Jul 2019 at 7:57 pm

Former Brighton police officer found guilty of misconduct in Shana Grice case

A former Brighton police officer has been found guilty of misconduct for his part in the Shana Grice case. But PC Trevor Godfrey was cleared of gross misconduct at the end of a two-day disciplinary hearing in Lewes today (Tuesday 30 July). The retired officer had denied...
Posted On 30 Jul 2019 at 5:55 pm

Brighton coffee shop owner applies to sell booze during Pride

A coffee shop owner has applied for a temporary licence to sell cocktails during Brighton Pride. Greg Ackerley, wants permission to sell alcoholic drinks from Altitude, in Clifton Hill, Brighton, from noon to 8pm. His application will be decided by a Brighton and Hove City...

Former Brighton PC accused of gross misconduct in Shana Grice case awaits disciplinary panel’s verdict

A former Brighton police officer who has been accused of gross misconduct over his role in the Shana Grice case is waiting to hear the verdict of a disciplinary panel. PC Trevor Godfrey had denied wrongdoing when he investigated a claim that Michael Lane had assaulted Miss Grice...
Posted On 30 Jul 2019 at 1:41 pm

Gravel Roads paved with gold as Lucinda Williams comes to Brighton

LUCINDA WILLIAMS + BESS ATWELL – BRIGHTON DOME CONCERT HALL 29.07.19 Singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams is celebrating last year’s 20th anniversary of her seminal album, ‘Car Wheels On A Gravel Road’, a blend of roots, blues, rock, and folk, an album which signalled the...
Posted On 30 Jul 2019 at 1:33 pm

Firefighters free hen party from lift at Brighton hotel

Thirteen women on a hen night had to be rescued from a lift at a Brighton hotel, East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said last night (Monday 29 July). The hen party found themselves stuck in the lift at the Malmaison hotel at Brighton Marina on Saturday evening (27 July). Celine...
Posted On 30 Jul 2019 at 12:31 pm

Brighton doctors gear up for extra opening hours during Pride

A Brighton doctors’ surgery is to stay open until midnight and beyond over the Pride weekend to help treat extra patients. The Brighton Station Walk-in Centre, in Queen’s Road, will be open until 10pm on Friday (2 August) and on Saturday from 8am until 2am on Sunday. When the...
Posted On 30 Jul 2019 at 9:02 am