Campaigners to spell out concerns about health and care integration plans

Campaigners are to spell out their concerns about health and care integration plans at a special meeting at Hove Town Hall tomorrow morning (Tuesday 5 November). Sussex Defend the NHS fears that the meeting will rubber-stamp an approach to health and care that opens the way to...
Posted On 04 Nov 2019 at 11:04 pm

Brighton MP hits back in stuffing row

Brighton Kemptown MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle has hit back at claims that his campaign team were stuffing envelopes with official Commons stationery. The only paperwork bearing the parliamentary logo was for constituency case work, he said. And there is nothing in the rules about case...
Posted On 04 Nov 2019 at 7:32 pm

The Godfathers are heading to Brighton

The Godfathers are an English alternative rock/new wave band from London with strong influences from R&B and punk. They were formed by Peter and Chris Coyne after the demise of The Sid Presley Experience in 1985 joined by Mike Gibson (guitar), Kris Dollimore (guitar) and...
Posted On 04 Nov 2019 at 4:23 pm

Ben Paley returns to the Brighton Acoustic Club

Fiddle player Ben Paley returns to the Brighton Acoustic Club this evening (Monday 4 November). Paley is just back from America and earlier this year released his first solo album Homunculus Mellitus. The Brighton Acoustic Club said: “We are delighted to welcome Ben Paley as our...
Posted On 04 Nov 2019 at 3:18 pm

‘London Calling’ & ‘Sandinista!’ 40th anniversary concerts

The UK’s premier Clash tribute act London Calling have announced not one but two Sussex dates as part of their two special tours. The Clash released their acclaimed fourth album ‘Sandinista!’ in 1980. The first punk triple album, it reached the Top 20 in the UK Charts and was...
Posted On 04 Nov 2019 at 2:51 pm

Brighton student injured in French coach crash

A Brighton University student was among the injured when a coach crashed in France on its way from Paris to London. The accident happened yesterday morning (Sunday 3 November) on the A1 motorway. The Flixbus coach overturned at a motorway exit near the city of Amiens. Gemma...
Posted On 04 Nov 2019 at 10:38 am

Brighton and Hove council finance chief to leave for Home Office job

One of the most senior council officials in Brighton and Hove is leaving for a senior civil service post in London. Dave Kuenssberg, 48, is to leave Brighton and Hove City Council in January to become corporate finance director at the Home Office. Mr Kuenssberg joined the council...
Posted On 04 Nov 2019 at 10:22 am