The Great Escape ‘First Fifty’ 13th & 14th November concerts reviewed

So November 2019 isn’t even half-way through and already we are enjoying the first swathe of festival sets for 2020… Brighton’s Great Escape Festival jumped the gun and decided to take itself up to London to show the capital how it’s going to be done by the...

The rotten route to an apology

Everything rotten about party-political governance was on display at Hove Town Hall at the most recent meeting of Brighton and Hove City Council. As the tribes of Red, Green and Blue assembled for the full council session, I was there to cheer on an impassioned speech by my...
Posted On 16 Nov 2019 at 9:37 pm

Dog In The Snow intimate album launch

DOG IN THE SNOW – RESIDENT MUSIC, BRIGHTON 15.11.19 Dog In The Snow is a name that has been on our radar for a number of years now and when we caught wind of an intimate in-store performance at the popular Resident in Kensington Gardens, Brighton, we most certainly had to...
Posted On 16 Nov 2019 at 8:27 pm

Volunteers needed to help feed vulnerable people this Christmas

FareShare Sussex urgently needs volunteers to help collect food in the coming week. It said that help was needed with its Tesco Food Collection from Thursday 21 November to Saturday 23 November. FareShare delivers surplus food to 122 frontline charities in Brighton and Hove and...
Posted On 16 Nov 2019 at 2:46 pm

A night of ska in Hove

LOS FASTIDIOS + DAKKA SKANKS – BACK BEAT BAR, HOVE 14.11.19 Killer Ska Promotions put the gig on tonight and head honcho Ian, was sporting dark shades on the door, in true Rude Boy style. The venue for tonight’s Ska extravaganza was the Back Beat Bar situated on the...
Posted On 16 Nov 2019 at 9:40 am