Gary Fletcher plays The Blues Band

The original and ever present member of The Blues Band (with Paul Jones, Tom McGuinness etc) Gary Fletcher and his full 6 piece band play the Ropetackle Arts Centre in Shoreham on Saturday 11th January 2020. show time 8 pm. The band line-up includes Alan Glen (Yardbirds, Nine...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 9:14 pm

Police issue warning about online abuse after Brighton man jailed in Simple Minds case

Sussex Police have issued a warning after a Brighton man was jailed for nine years for a campaign of online abuse on Facebook and by email. Paul Kerr, 56, brother of Simple Minds pop star Jim Kerr, was jailed at Lewes Crown Court yesterday (Monday 6 January). Kerr, of Warwick...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 6:08 pm

James Taylor Quartet announces Brighton concert

The James Taylor Quartet are set to play live in Brighton on Saturday 22nd February, when they will be performing at Patterns. James Taylor,one of the great British instrumentalists of his generation has taken his trademark howling Hammond sound to the masses for over 25 years;...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 5:46 pm

Conservatives raise fresh questions about Valley Gardens and Black Rock projects

The Conservatives have raised critical questions about the finances of publicly funded major projects in Brighton. The party has called on the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to revisit the business case for one project in particular in light of a significant...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 5:26 pm

New-tech pump to keep old folks warm at Brighton flats

Housing chiefs are looking at installing a ground-breaking heating system at flats for 80 retired people in Patcham. The scheme involves drilling 40 boreholes and fitting a “ground source heat pump” to replace the current old, worn-out and expensive set of electric storage...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 4:32 pm

Thyla are electric as they are releasing ‘Everything At Once’

Brighton dream-pop outfit Thyla who consist of Millie, Mitch, Dan and Danny, are set to release their highly anticipated sophomore EP ‘Everything At Once’ on 7th February 2020. To celebrate this special occasion, they have announced a hometown party at Brighton Electric Studios...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 2:28 pm

Show Me The Body – Brighton concert announcement

Show Me The Body have announced that they will be performing live in Brighton on Saturday 25th April 2020, when they will be appearing at Chalk. Show Me The Body started as a band in 2009 consisting of Julian Cashwan Pratt (banjo and vocals), Harlan Steed (bass), and Gabriel...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 12:30 pm

Sussex University submits £200m plan for 1,900 student flats on Falmer campus

Sussex University has submitted a planning application to build 1,900 student flats on the West Slope at the Falmer campus. The £200 million scheme would involve replacing existing blocks on the West Slope and add about 1,000 extra student bedrooms to the current number on the...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 10:39 am

Attention industrial synth music fans – Sheep On Drugs announce Brighton gig

One of my old fave bands are back on the case! Out of the blue the awesome Sheep On Drugs have announced a date in Brighton on Sunday 8th March, where they will be appearing at The Prince Albert. On the night Sheep On Drugs will be ably assisted by support from Digitalis. Last...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 9:10 am

Two leading Brighton Labour politicians back Moulsecoomb anti-academy campaigner for deputy leadership

Two leading Labour politicians in Brighton and Hove have given their support to Shadow Education Secretary Angela Rayner in the contest for the party’s deputy leadership. Brighton Kemptown MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle and Brighton and Hove City Council leader Nancy Platts both back Mrs...
Posted On 07 Jan 2020 at 7:56 am
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