Friction at Sasami’s Brighton gig

SASAMI + CIEL – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 09.09.19 The headline act at the atmospheric Green Door Store in Brighton on Monday night was Sasami Ashworth, who simply goes under the name Sasami. Sasami has been making music in the Los Angeles area of California, in almost...
Posted On 11 Sep 2019 at 8:44 pm

Health chiefs plan for temporary closure of Brighton pharmacy

Plans for a Brighton pharmacy to move into new premises near by have fallen through. But health chiefs say that steps have been taken to help patients when Boots closes its London Road branch on Friday 20 September. The pharmacy chain has asked for six months to find somewhere...

Two Brighton Christmas punk gigs announced

Those lovable local punk herberts, Peter And The Test Tube Babies (Peter, Del, Nick and Sam), have announced their annual Brighton Christmas gigs. Yeah, I know it’s a tad early to be talking about the bash and all things Christmas, but last years gigs were sold out in super...
Posted On 11 Sep 2019 at 5:14 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 – ‘(What’s The Story) Morning Glory?’ by Oasis (Selected...
Posted On 11 Sep 2019 at 3:53 pm

Valley Gardens presents a significant opportunity to move towards a more sustainable city

Situated in the heart of the city, the historic Old Steine was once a place where residents and visitors would flock to – famous for its promenade, open green space and the ornate Victoria Fountain. Over the years, the development of well-intentioned traffic infrastructure has...
Posted On 11 Sep 2019 at 1:31 pm

Man stabbed to death in Brighton flat this morning

A man was stabbed to death in a flat in Brighton this morning (Wednesday 11 September). Attempted murder around Port Hall Rd area in Brighton, one suspect arrested in my neighbour’s backyard. pic.twitter.com/yIppZMnKgu — Jon Oh (@jonohmygosh) September 11, 2019 Police broke in...
Posted On 11 Sep 2019 at 9:36 am

School transport changes slammed for ‘putting vulnerable children’s lives at risk’

A new school transport contract has been slammed for “putting vulnerable children’s lives at risk” after dozens of parents and carers shared their experiences. At least 30 children have been left without vital transport to and from Downs View and Hill Park special schools....
Posted On 11 Sep 2019 at 7:57 am

Californian band Froth entertain Brighton concert goers

FROTH + SLEEP EATERS + SCHOOL DISCO – KOMEDIA, BRIGHTON 08.09.19 Los Angeles trio Froth have made a welcome return to these shores with a night of Shoegaze and Psychedelic riffs at the Komedia Studio located in Gardner Street, Brighton. Despite the unfortunate late arrival...
Posted On 11 Sep 2019 at 12:25 am