The music of Cream 50th anniversary tour

October is going to be a mighty fine month for Cream fans as there’s going to be an 18-date tour of the UK in celebration of their work, including a stop off at CHALK LIVE (formally known as The Haunt) in Brighton on the 10th. Kofi Baker, Malcolm Bruce and Will Johns will be...
Posted On 28 Aug 2019 at 4:38 pm

Shoreham Airport taken over by new owners

Shoreham Airport has a new owner, with specialist consultancy Cyrrus buying a 25-year lease for the aviation operations. The company said that it was business as usual at the airport – also known as Brighton City Airport – although a new top team will be running the airside...
Posted On 28 Aug 2019 at 3:22 pm

The triumphant return of the Eels

EELS – EVENTIM APOLLO, HAMMERSMITH 21.08.19 Tonight sees the triumphant return of Eels. At least, that’s what the slogan on their tour T-shirts says. Before we can judge whether that statement is correct or not, we have a support act in the shape of Robert Ellis to...
Posted On 28 Aug 2019 at 3:16 pm

Late winner sends Seagulls through

Bristol Rovers 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Goals from debutant Aaron Connolly and a last-minute finish from veteran striker Glenn Murray saw Albion through to the third round of the League Cup. Connolly scored on 55 minutes only to see Rovers’ Tom Nichols equalise 10...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 9:52 pm

The Sherlocks Brighton concert postponed until 5th March 2020

UPDATE: PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED  NEW DATE IS THURSDAY 5TH MARCH 2020 We are deeply sorry to inform you that The Sherlocks have had to postpone their UK tour due to health issues that need further attention during this period. All tickets remain valid for...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 9:14 pm

Disposable barbecue blamed for fire at Brighton tip

A disposable barbecue appears to have been the most likely cause of the fire at the rubbish tip in Brighton at the weekend, the fire service said today (Tuesday 27 August). A full investigation is under way into the fire and its cause but the fire service said that so much...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 9:05 pm

Half time with Hodges – Bristol Rovers 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

Albion are level with the Pirates at the break despite Glenn Murray having the ball in the net which was ruled out for offside. Bernardo saw a shot from distance deflected away for a corner. Aaron Mooy, Adam Webster and Aaron Connelly all make their full Albion debuts. LIKE WHAT...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 8:42 pm

Decision due on plans for 104 low-cost homes in Portslade

Councillors are due to decide next week whether to grant planning permission to build low-cost homes for 104 local working families on disused land in Portslade. The £20 million scheme consists of two blocks of flats up to seven storeys high on the site of an old equipment store...

Radio X’s John Kennedy celebrates 20 years of ‘X-Posure’ with a Summer Party

The all-day musical extravagance on Saturday 17th August saw the likes of Calva Louise and MarthaGunn start the afternoon with the punters arriving in droves to Flat Iron Square, as the weather lifted for the event and the sun came out. John Kennedy’s long musical history never...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 5:16 pm

Pensioner hit by car in Hove suffers broken pelvis

A pensioner who was hit by a Hyundai car in Hove suffered a broken pelvis last night (Monday 26 August). The accident happened in Blatchington Road, Hove, and the road was closed for about an hour and a half while 999 crews dealt with the incident. The 70-year-old pedestrian also...
Posted On 27 Aug 2019 at 1:24 pm