Author Peter James launches Ropetackle plan for survival

“MORE THAN JUST AN ARTS CENTRE” A new community fundraising appeal has been launched by Ropetackle Arts Centre that trustees hope will save the much-loved live entertainment venue and cinema from closing – and international best-selling author, Peter James has been the first to...
Posted On 05 Aug 2019 at 11:14 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion sign Neal Maupay from Brentford

Brighton and Hove Albion have made a huge statement of intent for the forthcoming Premier League season by signing Brentford striker Neal Maupay on undisclosed terms but rumoured to be for a fee in excess of £20 million. The 22-year-old Frenchman has been a long-term target of...
Posted On 05 Aug 2019 at 6:59 pm

Does anywhere do Pride better than Brighton?

The atmosphere along the Pride Parade route said it all, as people from all backgrounds and walks of life gathered to take delight in the seemingly endless stream of floats and marchers. Beaming faces responded to the cheers of the crowd, and the message was clearly either...
Posted On 05 Aug 2019 at 5:31 pm

Police investigating man’s death in Hove ask for help finding a potential key witness

Detectives investigating the death of a man in Hove early yesterday (Sunday 4 August) have issued a public appeal for help tracing or identifying a potential key witness. Sussex Police shared a security camera picture taken in a Brighton shop which showed the witness who they...
Posted On 05 Aug 2019 at 4:33 pm

Illicit Brighton karaoke bar granted restaurant licence

An illicit karaoke bar in Brighton has been granted a licence to operate as a late-closing restaurant serving alcoholic drinks. No 1 Restaurant – formerly Utopia and previously the Sichuan Garden Chinese takeaway – can reopen once a “designated premises supervisor” (DPS) has been...

Two suspected drug dealers held after police chase ends in crash in Brighton

Two suspected drug dealers are in custody after a police car chase ended in a crash in Brighton last night (Sunday 4 August). Sussex Police said: “Police made two arrests and seized a quantity of drugs after a vehicle pursuit ended at Patcham. “At 8pm on Sunday evening police...
Posted On 05 Aug 2019 at 12:02 pm

Henning to the rescue!

IAMWARFACE + PORTAL23 + CORLYX + HOW TO LIVE – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 03.08.19 With all the total chaos surrounding the ‘controlling and suppression’ of the general public in Brighton yesterday, especially around Brighton railway station, I arrived at the Green Door...
Posted On 05 Aug 2019 at 9:39 am

Brighton Pride weekend ends with 44 arrests

Police made 44 arrests over the Brighton Pride weekend while 354 people were treated by St John Ambulance volunteers in Preston Park and in Kemp Town. The arrests were on suspicion of having drugs, assault, sexual assault, being drunk and disorderly and public disorder. Chief...
Posted On 05 Aug 2019 at 12:10 am