Sussex clash with Gloucestershire goes down to final ball

Graeme van Buuren hit the final ball of the match for six as Gloucestershire squeezed past Sussex by three wickets to secure a home tie in the quarter-finals of the Vitality Blast. His side needed six off the final over but were restricted to four runs off the first five balls by...

The Beths mobbed by fans and seagulls

THE BETHS + PEANESS – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 29.08.19 It’s hats off yet again to Love Thy Neighbour promoters (and label) for putting on another fab evening’s entertainment here in Brighton. This time around it was a night of pleasure at Patterns with my fave Kiwi high energy...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019 at 5:47 pm

James Blunt to play Brighton date next year

Following the news that his sixth studio album, ‘Once Upon A Mind’, will be released on 25th October via Atlantic Records, James Blunt today announces a major 2020 UK and European tour including a must see show at the Brighton Centre on Saturday 22nd February 2020 – Grab...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019 at 3:40 pm

Snow Patrol announces Brighton Centre concert and Reworked album

Today, Snow Patrol confirm their ‘Reworked’ tour of the UK and Ireland in cities including Brighton, London, Oxford, Dublin, and Belfast (full dates below). On this tour, Snow Patrol will play re-imagined versions of tracks from their catalogue, as well as new songs...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019 at 3:36 pm

First residents move into new Brighton council homes in former ‘graffiti alley’

The first residents have moved into new council houses built in a street in the centre of Brighton. Councillors and officials welcomed the first residents to the properties in Kensington Street, formerly known for its graffiti murals. Among the welcoming committee were Councillor...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019 at 1:45 pm

Police hunt man over indecency claim in Brighton shopping centre toilets

Police are investigating a claim that a man behaved indecently in the toilets in Churchill Square in Brighton. Sussex Police published a photograph of the man they want to speak to about the claim. The force said today (Friday 30 August): “Sussex Police would like to trace...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019 at 11:35 am

Disgraced Brighton PC faces fresh misconduct hearing months after being found to have failed Shana Grice

A Brighton police officer faces a fresh misconduct hearing today three months after he was found guilty of gross misconduct in the case of murdered Portslade teenager Shana Grice. Sussex Police said that PC Jon Mills would “answer allegations that his conduct amount to a breach...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019 at 9:51 am

No deal puts peace in jeopardy

I’ve been talking to many people in Ireland while I’ve been here this summer. Many are unsurprisingly very anxious about the direct impact of a “no deal” Brexit on jobs and opportunities and the substantial threat to peace. Never mind any of the other disturbing aspects of this...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019 at 12:05 am

Why an incoming Labour government needs to suspend the ‘right to buy’

I was really pleased on Tuesday to welcome new tenants to new homes in Kensington Street alongside Councillor David Gibson from the Green Party. These are really good quality homes that anyone would be pleased to live in. And homes that we are proud that the council built. They...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019 at 12:01 am