Port boss bows out after 10 years at the helm

Shoreham Port chief executive Rodney Lunn has retired after 10 years at the helm. Mr Lunn, who turns 60 next month, has led the port through a period of sustained growth, with revenues rising to £14 million a year from £8 million. He also chaired the British Ports Association...
Posted On 31 Dec 2019 at 5:31 pm

Video shows man wanted by police investigating Hove man’s death

A video shows a man wanted by police who are investigating the sudden death of a married man from Hove who was the victim of a “brutal attack” in Brighton. Sussex Police released the video as detectives issued an appeal for help identifying the suspected attacker and asked anyone...
Posted On 31 Dec 2019 at 2:47 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion’s decade of a lifetime

The Albion have had a terrific 10 years – from Withdean to Wembley and more importantly to the Falmer Stadium. The Seagulls have exceeded expectations along the way and ended the decade as an established Premier League team. Here at Brighton and Hove News we look back on...
Posted On 31 Dec 2019 at 1:43 pm

Country singer-songwriter Jake Morrell set to bring his Americana vibe to Sussex

With the nation’s ever-increasing embracing of music with a country vibe, there’s surely no better sound for summer radio than Jake Morrell’s joyous ‘Freewheeling’. It’s already been picked up on Spotify’s ‘Nearly Nashville’ playlist. After being discovered by Dermot O’Leary,...
Posted On 30 Dec 2019 at 11:25 pm

Brighton restaurant business bought out of administration

A Brighton restaurant business has been bought out of administration after collapsing with debts of more than £1.1 million. The Chilli Pickle’s net liabilities totalled more than £800,000, according to an official report on its finances. The Indian fusion restaurant, in Jubilee...
Posted On 30 Dec 2019 at 8:54 pm

Brighton’s Annual Christmas Punk Bash (Day 2)

PETER AND THE TEST TUBE BABIES + VIKI VORTEX & THE C**SHOTS + PENNY BLOOD – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 28.12.19 Well here we go again for night two. Last night with Skurvi was brilliant and that spurred me on for tonight’s offering. When I first arrived at The...
Posted On 30 Dec 2019 at 7:56 pm

Post-punk ‘Antipole’ announce exclusive Brighton gig

Right then lovely people, if you are rather partial to The Cure, Sisters Of Mercy, Clan Of Xymox, Joy Division, New Order, The Associates, David Bowie (Berlin years), Visage, Xmal Deutschland, and Los Angeles based outfit Continues as well as others of that ilk, then you...
Posted On 30 Dec 2019 at 3:05 pm

Thieves steal 10 tons of lead from Madeira terraces

Thieves have stolen lead and copper estimated to weigh more than 10 tons from the grade II listed Madeira terraces on Brighton seafront. Sussex Police said: “Thieves have stolen copper and lead from historic buildings on Brighton seafront, causing more than £10,000 damage in the...
Posted On 30 Dec 2019 at 11:47 am

2020 concerts – 20 Brighton gigs causing a stir

There are already hundreds of concerts planned to take place right across the city of Brighton & Hove for 2020. The events will be happening in small, medium and large venues from January to December and across many genres. Brighton is such a buoyant place with many exciting...
Posted On 30 Dec 2019 at 10:30 am

Test Tube Babies ‘Banned From The Grotto in Brighton!’

PETER & THE TEST TUBE BABIES + SKURVI – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 27.12.19 It’s that time of year again…The mince pies have barely had time to digest before it’s time for the Peter And The Test Tube Babies annual Christmas residency at The Prince...
Posted On 29 Dec 2019 at 11:58 am