Brighton landowner seeks planning permission for extra home on stable site

A Brighton businessman and landowner has applied for planning permission to build an extra home on a site formerly used as horse stables. Peter McDonnell, 51, of Ovingdean Road, in Ovingdean, already has permission to build three houses on the land, behind Wanderdown Road. Mr...
Posted On 07 Aug 2019 at 6:50 pm

Thyla announce Brighton gig at the Green Door Store

Hotly tipped as one of NME’s Essential Acts of 2018 and Dork’s ‘Top Tips’ for 2019, Brighton dream-pop outfit Thyla released their debut EP ‘What’s On Your Mind’ to superb natural acclaim (Dork 5*, Best Fit 8/10)”. Drawing comparisons To Wolf Alice and Cocteau Twins, the band are...
Posted On 07 Aug 2019 at 5:38 pm

Temples announce new album and Brighton gig as part of tour

Renowned for their mesmerising live performances and having played a stunning set at this year’s ‘All Points East Festival’, Temples have announced a U.K. and European headline tour in the early winter and an extensive U.S. tour in the autumn in support of their forthcoming new...
Posted On 07 Aug 2019 at 3:23 pm

Gunman hunted after shots fired near Brighton park

A gunman is being hunted by police after shots were reported to have been fired near Queen’s Park in Brighton. Detectives believe that they know the identity of the gunman and that the shots were fired as part of a specific dispute. Police raided a house in Moulsecoomb the day...
Posted On 07 Aug 2019 at 3:10 pm

Police investigating Hove death eliminate man from inquiries

Detectives investigating a death at a flat in Hove have eliminated a man from their inquiries after his picture was published, prompting him to contact police. Sussex Police said this afternoon (Wednesday 7 August): “Police investigating the unexplained death of a man in Hove...
Posted On 07 Aug 2019 at 2:21 pm

More NHS cash for mental health support teams in schools

More cash has been granted for mental health support teams in schools in Brighton and Hove and the surrounding areas. The £4.4 million award to health chiefs across Sussex from NHS England was one of three recent grants which are expected to support better mental health and...
Posted On 07 Aug 2019 at 11:11 am

Mysterious South American band Föllakzoid coming to Brighton

Chile’s Föllakzoid have just released their fourth LP, entitled ‘I’, on August 1st via Sacred Bones Records and to celebrate they will be heading out on tour across Europe and the UK in September and October and will perform their opening night here in Brighton....
Posted On 07 Aug 2019 at 10:00 am