Planners to decide whether Brighton hotel revamp can go ahead

Brighton’s oldest seafront hotel will have a multimillion-pound major refurbishment if planners give the go-ahead next week. The Old Ship will have an extra 54 bedrooms, six shops lining the front of the building and a swimming pool with a retractable roof. The plans also include...

Brighton bar owners given reprieve by licensing officials

The owners of a cocktail bar have been granted a licence to serve drinks without food after reaching a deal with Brighton and Hove City Council. Twisted Lemon, in Middle Street, was originally licensed as a restaurant, which meant that customers had to be seated and eating if...

Enjoyable evening of music at Hove’s Back Beat Bar

BEAR’S TOWERS + LINUS DE FERRARI + TYDL – BACK BEAT BAR, HOVE 29.10.19 I spent yesterday evening at a new venue to me, Hove’s Back Beat Bar, a small basement bar on Western Road with space for live music, and what a pleasant evening it was. The staff were friendly, the...
Posted On 30 Oct 2019 at 4:22 pm

Neighbours divided over plans for almost 400 student flats in Brighton

Plans to build almost 400 student flats in a building up to seven storeys high in Brighton have split a community. The scheme, proposed by developer McLaren for One Moulsecoomb Way, includes 373 student rooms, an office and community space. McLaren’s planning application is due...

Loud raw energy band Guitar Wolf set to deafen Brighton

It’s been noted that a lot of Japanese rock’n roll fan’s really look up to Guitar Wolf  they are their heroes because of the fact that their music is very extreme and very loud; just like Rock’n roll should be, plus add to this that they look super-cool in their shades and...
Posted On 30 Oct 2019 at 2:05 pm

What does snap general election mean for Hove MP’s reselection?

Hove MP Peter Kyle and his Labour Party colleagues learnt his fate last night after the Prime Minister Boris Johnson succeeded in calling a general election for Thursday 12 December. Hove Constituency Labour Party secretary Alison Dean emailed members to tell them that all...
Posted On 30 Oct 2019 at 1:33 am