Marriage proposal on stage at Absolute Bowie Brighton gig

ABSOLUTE BOWIE – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 22.12.19 ‘Modern Love’ was certainly in the air tonight at the Concorde 2 in Brighton and will certainly be a memorable occasion for one very happy couple! At the end of this evening’s terrific performance by Absolute Bowie, the band’s...
Posted On 23 Dec 2019 at 12:55 pm

Flu rate doubles in Brighton and Hove in the week before Christmas

The flu rate doubled in Brighton and Hove in the week before Christmas, according to NHS bosses. Dozens of people went to their doctor with the illness while many more are believed to be treating themselves for flu or flu-like symptoms at home. The rise in cases as the peak flu...
Posted On 23 Dec 2019 at 10:44 am

Christmas Apocalypse at the Pipeline!

SKINNY MILK + YOUNG FRANCIS HIFI + NEGATIVE MEASURES + BLACK CAT & THE BOY – THE PIPELINE, BRIGHTON 20.12.19 There’s not much of a White Christmas on the horizon. More like a wet and windy grey one, going by today’s weather wash out. That wasn’t going...
Posted On 22 Dec 2019 at 4:21 pm

Ahoy there! ‘Peter Pan’ is swashbuckling fun at Hilton Brighton Metropole

What do you want from a panto? Sparkle, great songs, silly jokes and double entendres, a huge furry dog, audience participation, men in leather trousers, someone to boo, mermaids, good choreography and flying? If you answer ‘Yes’ to this, then you must go and see ‘Pet...
Posted On 22 Dec 2019 at 2:52 pm

Thugs leave man with facial injuries after violence in Brighton

A man suffered significant facial injuries after being assaulted by a group in Brighton, according to Sussex Police. It was one of a number of violent incidents which prompted Chief Constable Giles York to speak out last night (Saturday 21 December). Sussex Police said: “Violent...
Posted On 22 Dec 2019 at 2:21 am

Albion can’t cut into Blades defence

Albion couldn’t overcome Chris Wilder’s resolute and regimented Sheffield United. Ollie McBurnie’s first-half goal which deflected in off the post was enough to see off Albion John Eagan put United ahead after 11 minutes but his effort was ruled out by VAR for handball. Neal...
Posted On 21 Dec 2019 at 10:51 pm

Gorgeous bittersweet euphoric pop of Piroshka hits Sussex

PIROSHKA + WINTER GARDENS + EVA KATHARINA – THE PIPER, HASTINGS 20.12.19 I can remember first hearing about the new ‘supergroup’ Piroshka back in the Spring when they were flagged up in The Great Escape list of acts. It was one of those ‘blimey really’ moments and was most...
Posted On 21 Dec 2019 at 7:10 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Sheffield United 1

Albion trail Sheffield United by an Oli McBurnie goal which deflected in off the post. He had a goal ruled out by VAR 15 minutes earlier. Albion also had a goal ruled out by VAR when Neal Maupay put the ball in from close range after Blades keeper Dean Henderson had denied Martin...
Posted On 21 Dec 2019 at 3:51 pm

Premier League Match Day 18 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Sheffield United

Ex Seagulls players Chris Wilder and Oliver Norwood visit the Amex with the Blades as manager and captain respectively. Aaron Connolly returns to the bench for the Seagulls. LIKE WHAT WE DO? HELP US TO DO MORE OF IT BY DONATING HERE. And don't forget to sign up to our email...
Posted On 21 Dec 2019 at 2:16 pm

Greens win backing for report on voting reform

A closer look is going to be taken into how Brighton and Hove votes and the potetial effects of voters have to produce identity documents. Green group convenor Phélim Mac Cafferty made the case for a report on proportional representation and the use of photo ID before the full...