Glen Matlock rocks the very heart of Mid Sussex

GLEN MATLOCK & THE TOUGH COOKIES + THE SLOW TIME MONDAYS – THE BALCOMBE CLUB, BALCOMBE 09.08.19 Glen Matlock and his band The Tough Cookies fetch up at the Balcombe Club in Balcombe north of Haywards Heath, fresh from playing dates in Japan, and just prior to playing...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 11:14 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 – ‘….Where The Groupies Killed The Blues’ by Lucifer’s...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 6:19 pm

Plaudits for pupils at Hove Park on A-level results day

Hove Park head Jim Roberts sang the praises of pupils and staff on A-level results day. The school said: “Hove Park School is delighted that so many of our A-level students have deservedly done so well. “They have worked hard and their accomplishments will allow students to move...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 6:09 pm

Brighton College reports record-breaking A-level results

Brighton College has reported a record-breaking set of A-level results today (Thursday 15 August). The independent school said: “Our sixth formers have once again excelled, delivering a record-breaking set of A-level results.” The most common grade was A*, which accounted for 42...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 5:39 pm

BACA principal praises sixth form success stories

The principal of the Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) has praised students at the Falmer school for their sixth form results. Bob Speight said: “Our students and staff should be really proud of the results that have been achieved. “We have a very exciting, distinctive...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 4:52 pm

Brighton stalking suspect arrested

A Brighton man who was wanted on suspicion of stalking has been arrested and remains in custody. Sussex Police said this afternoon (Thursday 15 August): “A man wanted for stalking offences has been arrested by police in Brighton. “Malcolm Howell, also known as John Dory, was...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 3:37 pm

Varndean College principal praises staff and students for A-level success

Varndean College principal Phil Harland has praised staff and students, saying that he was proud of their success on A-level results day. The college said that its pass rate at A level was 98 per cent while students taking vocational courses had a 100 per cent pass rate. Almost...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 2:19 pm

More Cardinal Newman sixth formers achieve top grades at A level than ever

More sixth formers at Cardinal Newman have achieved top grades in their A-level exams than ever, the school said today (Thursday 15 August). Newman College – the sixth form at Cardinal Newman Catholic School – said that 99 per cent of students passed their A levels. Six teenagers...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 12:23 pm

BHASVIC celebrates record A-level pass rate

Students at Brighton, Hove And Sussex VI Form College (BHASVIC) achieved a record 99.6 per cent pass rate this year. The college said: “BHASVIC’s results have improved yet again, even against last year’s record-breaking outcomes. “The 99.6 per cent pass rate for A-level exams is...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 12:16 pm

Ambulance service comes out of ‘special measures’

The ambulance trust serving Brighton and Hove has come out of “special measures” after an inspection by the Care Quality Commission. The CQC has rated the South East Coast Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust as “good” overall, the second highest of four ratings. The watchdog’s verdict...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019 at 9:00 am
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