Shoegaze duo MOLLY heading to Brighton from the Alps

On Thursday 18th May 2017, The Brighton & Hove News Music Team were reporting from The Great Escape new music festival in town. The very first act that we saw were an Austrian shoegaze duo called MOLLY. At that time we reported… “MOLLY (12:00-12:30 Prince Albert). You...
Posted On 29 Dec 2019 at 10:10 am

Wife Swap USA announce new Brighton gig date

Wife Swap USA are a new Brighton band that are most certainly worth checking out! The Brighton & Hove News Music Team were fortunate to catch their debut concert at The Hope & Ruin on Friday 6th December – read our report HERE. Wife Swap USA are Harry (vocals), Kim...
Posted On 29 Dec 2019 at 8:46 am

Brighton & Hove Albion win El Coastico

Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Bournemouth 0 Alireza Jahanbakhsh finally pushed the monkey off his back as the Seagulls’ one-time record signing fired the Albion ahead after three minutes. The Iranian international sent Brighton on their way to a vital Premier League win at...
Posted On 28 Dec 2019 at 2:22 pm

Half time with Hodges- Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Bournemouth 0

Albion lead the Cherries through a Ali Jahanbakhsh goal. The Iranian scored in the third minute, his first strike at the Amex. Neal Maupay and Jahanbakhsh have had further chances for Brighton. Dominic Solanke and Joshua King have forced Albion keeper Maty Ryan into good saves....
Posted On 28 Dec 2019 at 1:23 pm

Premier League Match Day 20 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Bournemouth

Ali Jahanbakhsh makes a rare start for the Seagulls against Bournemouth in the Premier League match with the lunchtime kick-off today (Saturday 28 December). Top scorer Neal Maupay returns to the starting line up at the Amex, as do Lewis Dunk and Shane Duffy. But there is no...
Posted On 28 Dec 2019 at 11:45 am

Sussex University professor honoured by Queen

A Sussex University professor has been recognised by the Queen in the New Year Honours List. Alan Lehmann, a Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS), has been made a CBE for services to medical science and to patients and families affected by xeroderma pigmentosum and Cockayne...
Posted On 28 Dec 2019 at 12:10 am

Brighton youth worker honoured by Queen

A youth and outreach worker from Brighton is one of the youngest people to be included in the New Year Honours List. Samson Rattigan, 28, from Friends, Families and Travellers, has been awarded a British Empire Medal for services to young people and families from the gypsy and...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 11:57 pm

Social worker from Brighton honoured by Queen

A senior social worker from Brighton has been made an MBE in the New Year Honours List for services to her profession. Jane Goldingham, 62, was head of operational development and principal social worker at East Sussex County Council. She said that she was delighted, honoured and...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 10:33 pm

Brighton DJ honoured by Queen

The veteran Brighton DJ Annie Nightingale has been included in the honours list again. Miss Nightingale, 79, who started her career as a reporter on the Brighton and Hove Gazette, becomes a CBE for services to radio in the New Year Honours List. The BBC Radio 2 presenter – and...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 10:32 pm

Senior overseas aid official from Brighton honoured by Queen

A senior overseas aid official from Brighton has been included in the New Year Honours List. Nicholas Lewis Dyer – known as Nick Dyer – becomes a Companion of the Order of the Bath (CB) for services to international development. Mr Dyer is the director general for economic...
Posted On 27 Dec 2019 at 10:31 pm