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

Rag’n’Bone Man – Brighton Racecourse concert photos

RAG’N’BONE MAN + MAVERICK SABRE + NORMAN JAY + ETTA BOND + IDA VALLENS – BRIGHTON RACECOURSE 27.07.19 Tonight’s Rag’n’Bone Man outdoor spectacular event has certainly seemed a long time in coming, although in all honesty it was only announced a third of a year ago. But I...
Posted On 29 Jul 2019 at 11:54 pm
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Former Brighton police officer denies misconduct charges over Shana Grice case

A former Brighton police officer has denied breaching professional standards and discreditable conduct in the way that he dealt with Portslade murder victim Shana Grice before her death. PC Trevor Godfrey was accused of treating Miss Grice as the wrongdoer and her stalker Michael...
Posted On 29 Jul 2019 at 9:47 pm

Brighton bike share hire fees to rise

The Brighton bike share scheme is to put up its charges, with fewer free minutes for annual subscribers and a £1 fee for pay-as-you-go riders to unlock a hire bike. Labour said that this was the first time that the fees had been reviewed since the scheme started and this was...
Posted On 29 Jul 2019 at 9:19 pm

Exclusive interview with Arturo Bassick from The Lurkers and 999

Ahead of their autumn live dates, Arturo Bassick of The Lurkers graciously gave up part of his Sunday afternoon (28th July 2019) in order to exclusively speak to me about The Lurkers, and also other parts of his career. What follows are some of the highlights of our conversation....
Posted On 29 Jul 2019 at 5:31 pm

Portslade teenager charged after two people stabbed in Brighton

An 18-year-old unemployed teenager from Portslade has been charged after two other people were stabbed in Bevendean. Finley Apps, of St Peter’s Road, Portslade, has been charged with assault causing grievous bodily harm (GBH). Sussex Police said this afternoon (Monday 29 July...
Posted On 29 Jul 2019 at 4:10 pm

Make sure you’re connected with the Stereo MC’s

Now here’s a chance for Brighton gig goers to step it up and get connected and elevate their minds by getting lost in music and deep down and dirty, as Stereo Mc’s have announced that they will be performing at the Concorde 2 in Brighton on Saturday 7th December, as part of an...
Posted On 29 Jul 2019 at 1:32 pm

Absolutely mental night of punk in Brighton

MAID OF ACE + ROTTEN FOXES + EBOLA-LA’S – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 26.07.19 Now let’s be totally honest here. Occasionally you have a selection of gigs lined up and some can create more of a buzz in you that others – right? Well then, this evening’s offering up at...
Posted On 29 Jul 2019 at 1:23 am

Yee-haw partners Sarah Vista was in town

SARAH VISTA + GUIDO AND THE HELLCATS – THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 25.9.18 Spaghetti Western songstress Sarah Vista has travelled the dusty trail under sun-bleached skies and rode into town for this her first Brighton show at the ever welcoming ‘Hope and...
Posted On 28 Jul 2019 at 6:11 pm