McFly arena tour includes Brighton concert

McFly have announced an 11-date tour for next spring and are set to play the Brighton Centre on 6th May 2020 – you can buy your tickets HERE. The band have said “The past week it has been incredible to feel so much support for our band after being away for so long. Selling...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 4:36 pm
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Say Sue Me – Brighton concert report

SAY SUE ME + SISYPHES – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 23.09.19 A rainy Monday night in Brighton hardly the proper setting for Korean surf rock band Say Sue Me…..but let’s just stop there for a moment……being an old git, to me surf rock means Dick Dale, The...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 3:59 pm

School transport consultants given £500k contract to cut £300k from service

Consultants have been given a two-year contract worth almost £500,000 to save about £300,000 from the home to school transport service for Brighton and Hove’s most vulnerable children. The revelation has drawn criticism from Conservative leader Steve Bell who said: “Money is...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 3:33 pm

Planning comments under scrutiny following ombudsman report

Calls have been made for more controls on how comments are made on planning applications following concern about “malpractice” over controversial plans. Gareth Hall, a daily visitor to Hove Park, took the case of the planning application to redevelop the park café to...

Gary Numan opens up UK tour in East Sussex

GARY NUMAN + KANGA – DE LA WARR PAVILION, BEXHILL-ON-SEA 23.09.19 Hammersmith born, 61 year old, synth legend Gary Numan had thankfully decided to open up his UK tour here in East Sussex. He was tonight appearing at the wonderful De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill, before he...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 12:59 pm

Free parking on The Level ends today

Rogue drivers who have use the Level as a car park will finally be ticketed from today. Over the last few months, more and more drivers have been using the footpaths and cycle lanes which run around the central Brighton park as a way of avoiding paying for parking. But signs...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 12:43 pm

One of Brighton’s oldest pubs to close

One of Brighton’s oldest pubs has announced it is to close its doors on Thursday. The Royal Pavilion Tavern, affectionately known locally as the Pav Tav, has been a fixture on Castle Square for about 200 years. But today, it posted a note on its website saying it will be...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 12:31 pm

Fire chiefs investigate cause of Brighton restaurant blaze

Fire chiefs have started an investigation into the cuase of a fire at a Brighton restaurant this morning (Tuesday 24 September). The blaze broke out in the early hours of the morning at the Iydea vegetarian cafe in Kensington Gardens. Residents of the North Laine awoke to the...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 9:34 am

Six fire crews sent to tackle blaze in centre of Brighton

Six fire engines and the aerial ladder platform from Preston Circus have been sent to tackle a blaze above a restaurant in the centre of Brighton. They have been at Iydea vegetarian, in Kensington Gardens, since about 5.30am, East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said. Drivers were...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 9:09 am

We must act now to future-proof our city

Cities like ours are facing a wide range of challenges from environmental risks caused by climate change, such as flooding and energy scarcity, to population growth and urbanisation. While these challenges are global and may not be visible to us right now, they have significant...
Posted On 24 Sep 2019 at 12:10 am