Haiku Hands kick off the weekend in energetic style

HAIKU HANDS + BOUDICCA – THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 09.08.19 I think it’s fair to say we are fans of Australian globetrotters ‘Haiku Hands‘ here at the Brighton & Hove News having witnessed two of their previous performances in the city last year,...
Posted On 11 Aug 2019 at 11:45 pm

Brighton shooting suspect arrested

A man has been arrested on suspicion of having a firearm by police investigating reports of shots being fired in Brighton. No weapon has been found but officers have also arrested a second woman on suspicion of helping an offender and a man also suspected of helping an offender....
Posted On 11 Aug 2019 at 5:04 pm

UK Subs and The Ruts members combine forces and announce Sussex gig

Folks might not be aware, but there’s a relatively new music project under way that’s been put together by the UK Subs and ex-Iggy Pop bassist Alvin Gibbs. He has got together with UK Subs’ drummer Jamie Oliver and Ruts’ guitarist Leigh Heggarty and they have called themselves...
Posted On 11 Aug 2019 at 3:10 pm

Man charged with having firearms and knives at Brighton Marina

A man has been charged with having imitation firearms and knives at Brighton Marina after being arrested there yesterday morning (Saturday 10 August). He is not believed to be the gunman who has been at large for almost a week whose identity and description Sussex Police has not...
Posted On 11 Aug 2019 at 10:51 am

Kid Kapichi announce headline Brighton gig

Rock heavyweights Kid Kapichi from Hastings have stamped their name firmly onto the hide of the UK rock scene, after riding the wave of the release of their single ‘Puppet Strings’ and EP ‘Lucozade Dreams’. Peddling a unique mixture of explosive riffs, bone-crushing live shows,...
Posted On 11 Aug 2019 at 10:47 am

Five things we sat back and thought about as Brighton and Hove Albion attain highest ever League position

1) All those Premier League tables that show our Brighton and Hove Albion as being in third position with only Manchester City and Liverpool above them, eclipsing the previous highest position of fifth briefly held by Mike Bailey’s boring boring Brighton in September 1981. 2) The...
Posted On 11 Aug 2019 at 8:38 am

Brighton and Hove health chiefs aim to halve rate of medication errors

Health chiefs in Brighton and Hove are aiming to halve the rate of medication errors by GPs (general practitioners). Adam Doyle, chief executive of the Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), said in a report: “Prescribing errors in general practice are an...
Posted On 11 Aug 2019 at 1:12 am