Attention Brighton music fans – see 4 bands for FREE

It’s been noted that Iddy Biddy Promotions in partnership with The Western are arguably bringing some of the hottest lineups in Brighton and surrounding areas to your attention. On Wednesday 7th August it’s the turn of Demonstrations, Youth Sector, Hallan and Temple to perform...
Posted On 21 Jul 2019 at 10:45 am

Brighton and Hove health chiefs given extra cash but still need to save £8m this year

Health chiefs in Brighton and Hove have been told to find savings totalling £8 million in the current financial year. They aim to look at how much is spent on medicines, contracts and corporate costs as well as “improving continuing healthcare reviews”. The £8 million savings...

Brighton white van man banned for drink driving

A Brighton white van man has been banned from the road after being caught drink driving during the annual summer crackdown by Sussex Police. Michael Mercer, 24, a building labourer, of Hawkhurst Road, Coldean, was arrested in Old Shoreham Road, Lancing, on Tuesday 25 June – the...
Posted On 20 Jul 2019 at 9:17 pm

Snapped Ankles sounds painful, but that’s far from the case!

Our leafly friends Snapped Ankles triumphantly return to Brighton on 8th October when they will now be appearing at the Concorde 2. This is a venue upgrade from the initial announcement of them performing on the same night at The Haunt. The original tickets from The Haunt show...
Posted On 20 Jul 2019 at 7:55 pm

Hurry! Limited availability for Jack Savoretti Brighton concert tickets

Jack Savoretti comes to Brighton Dome Concert Hall on Wednesday 6th November as part of a UK tour with his new album ‘Singing To Strangers’. “This is the first time I’ve made an album with a clear understanding of what I want it to sound like. Previously I’ve thrown it to the...
Posted On 20 Jul 2019 at 5:32 pm

Mallory Knox final Sussex date will be in Hastings

Occasionally a change of scenery can be invigorating. A trip along the coast can often uplift your soul. Not too far away from Brighton is Hastings, which is a mere 36 miles as the crow flies. They have a few decent concert venues within the town including The Blackmarket VIP,...
Posted On 20 Jul 2019 at 5:00 pm

Electro Rock band IAMWARFACE set to play Brighton with album launch party

IAMWARFACE are a five piece Electro Rock Band formed in Brighton and London 2016 by singer, songwriter and producer Matt Warneford. The other members being Lou Matthews, Tom Howe, Mike Smith and Adam Stanley. The name is a metaphor for Matt’s own style of bombastic high-energy,...
Posted On 20 Jul 2019 at 2:30 pm

Housing campaigners to present Brighton General Hospital petition to council

A petition has been signed by hundreds of people opposed to the sale of the Brighton General Hospital site. The campaigners behind the petition plan to protest outside Hove Town Hall before handing in the petition to Brighton and Hove City Council on Thursday (25 July). The...
Posted On 20 Jul 2019 at 1:33 pm

New boy Richards scores cheeky spot kick as Albion beat Crawley

Crawley Town 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 An Albion team largely made up of U23 players dispatched League 2 Crawley Town at the People’s Pension Stadium. New signing Taylor Richards scored from the spot in the 84th minute. Tomer Hemed and another new signing Matt Clarke...
Posted On 20 Jul 2019 at 12:38 pm

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