Energy fuelled night of punk going down in Brighton

We have been made aware of a fab night out on Saturday 17th August, which is being coordinated by the ‘Apocalypse Dudes Present’ promoters. It is taking place at The Pipeline which is located at 6 Little East Street, in Brighton, a venue that is certainly building up a fine...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019 at 7:00 pm

Brighton supermarket branch to double in size

A small Co-Op shop in Kemp Town will almost double in size by extending into the former restaurant next door. Councillors voted unanimously in favour of the Co-op’s planning application to take over the former 24 restaurant in St George’s Road. East Brighton ward...

After Shana Grice report Sussex Police says ‘we’re improving but there’s more to do’

Lessons have been learnt after the murder of a Portslade teenager by an obsessive ex-boyfriend, Sussex Police said today (Thursday 8 August). But more still needs to be done to improve the way that the force deals with cases of stalking and harassment, it said. A senior Sussex...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019 at 4:02 pm

Aaron Mooy joins Brighton and Hove Albion on season long loan

Brighton and Hove Albion have completed the transfer of Aaron Mooy from Huddersfield Town on a one-year loan deal. The 28-year-old Australia international joins ahead of Saturday’s season curtain-raiser at Watford, having passed his medical at the American Express Elite Football...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019 at 3:48 pm

Watchdog tells Sussex Police to improve after murder of stalked Portslade teenager Shana Grice

An official watchdog has told Sussex Police to improve the way that it deals with victims of stalking and harassment after the murder of Portslade teenager Shana Grice. The Independent Office for Police Conduct has ordered better and more regular training for police officers and...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019 at 3:11 pm

‘What have we been listening to this week…’

The Brighton & Hove News Music Team listen to a wide range of music. We would like to share our musical journey with you and so this week we have been enjoying….. Team Member – Alan Poole The Release – ‘Of Mist And Murk’ by Fornoth (Selected Video) Fornoth are...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019 at 2:54 pm

Police ask for help to find missing 12-year-old boy from Hove

Sussex Police have issued a public appeal for help to find a missing 12-year-old boy from Hove. The force said: “Police in Brighton and Hove are searching for missing 12-year-old George Maynard. “George, who is white, of slim build, with wavy blond hair, was last seen wearing a...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019 at 2:00 pm

Plans for shared house in Brighton turned down by councillors

Plans to turn a family home into a shared house in Brighton have been rejected by councillors. They feared that neighbours would suffer “loss of amenity” because of potential noise and nuisance. The owner Rivers Birtwell wanted planning permission to turn the three-bedroom family...

Brighton and Hove Albion sign PSG full back – but will there be any Mooy additions today?

Brighton and Hove Albion have completed the signing of French right-back Romaric Yapi from Paris Saint-Germain on undisclosed terms. The 19-year-old defender has signed a one-year deal, with a one-year extension option for the club, and he will initially link up with Simon Rusk’s...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019 at 11:34 am

Trash rockers Scare Taxi to launch new album with Brighton concert

Finally after months of blood, sweat and beers, Scare Taxi have announced a date for their forthcoming ‘Death By Music’ album launch. It will be held on Friday 30th August at the Latest Music Bar, 14-17 Manchester Street, Brighton, BN2 1TF. Brighton based Scare Taxi are headed by...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019 at 10:10 am