Hove death: Police publish security camera footage in search for more evidence

Detectives investigating the sudden death of a man from Hove have published security camera footage as they search for more evidence in the case. Sussex Police said today (Wednesday 8 January): “Sussex Police have released new CCTV footage of a group of people who could hold...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020 at 8:16 pm

Student Action for Refugees charity gig at Green Door Store already sold out

The ever popular Green Door Store in Brighton is most certainly going to be absolutely buzzing on Wednesday 29th January. The reason being is that rising stars Black Honey are set to play a storming set. The event is a special one, as it has been co-organised by the NME and...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020 at 8:14 pm

Waterhall Golf Course set to be re-wilded

A council-owned golf course is set to be restored to chalk grasslands. The lease for Waterhall and Hollingbury Park Golf Courses were put up for tender after membership numbers at both courses fell ahead of operator Mytime Active’s lease ending in March this year. Among the...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020 at 4:40 pm

Country pop artist Bailey Tomkinson announces Hove concert

Bailey Tomkinson is a singer-songwriter from St Ives, Cornwall, who’s mastery of pop-country hooks and relatable emotional storytelling has earned her comparison with early Taylor Swift and Emmylou Harris on BBC Radio2 from none other than country music legend Brad Paisley. To...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020 at 4:27 pm

Plans to fence off Dorothy Stringer site to stop vandalism, violence, parkour and terrorists

A Brighton school wants to fence off its site to prevent strangers – or even terrorists – being able to get in. Dorothy Stringer says that students from other schools and other members of the public have often come into the school – sometimes looking for pupils...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020 at 3:09 pm

One in 30 children in Brighton and Hove living in temporary accommodation

A staggering one in 30 children in Brighton and Hove are living in temporary accommodation after becoming homeless. The city has the second highest rates of child homelessness outside London according to figures released by homeless shelter charity, with only Luton exceeding this...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020 at 3:05 pm

Cost of a quick bus journey slashed

The cost of a short bus journey in Brighton and Hove is to be cut next week – but the cost of some longer journeys and a citySAVER will go up. The short hop fare, which is currently either £2 or £2.20, will go down to £1.90 for people paying with cash or contactless. This...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020 at 2:14 pm

Rottingdean water leak roadworks cause huge tailbacks

Temporary roadworks to fix a water leak are causing huge tailbacks on the A259 today – and are due to be in place until tomorrow evening. Work started to fix the leak at Rottingdean crossroads yesterday and during this morning’s rush hour traffic was reportedly...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020 at 11:34 am