International Choir Festival launches in Brighton

The United Kingdom today launches the prestigious Brighton International Festival of Choirs, an unmissable four-day celebration of singing and choral music taking place in September 2020 here in Brighton – choirs from across the world are invited to attend. A full programme...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020 at 9:56 pm
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Experimental-pop duo Hyperdawn announce Brighton concert

Salford based experimental-pop duo Hyperdawn certainly know how to think outside the box! They perform their live shows with the aid of modified keyboards, vocals and reel-to-reel tape looping, which certainly makes for an absorbing night out. In February the duo, which consists...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020 at 6:57 pm

Resident Members fly free at BA i360 this Friday

SPONSORED EDITORIAL After a period of annual maintenance, British Airways i360 Viewing Tower are celebrating re-opening this Friday 24 January, by inviting Resident Members to join them for a free pod flight! Plus, Members can bring up to five non-resident guests who can receive...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020 at 6:37 pm

Proposed price rises for parking permits rejected

Drivers are being “taxed to death” one councillor said as a raft of proposed parking charge rises in Brighton and Hove were rejected by a council committee. Conservative councillor Lee Wares said that the proposal – to put up the price of parking permits – was a “charge sheet for...

‘The Joy Of The Return’ of The Slow Readers Club to Brighton

Manchester’s The Slow Readers Club have announced their fourth album, ‘The Joy Of The Return’, out on 20th March via Modern Sky UK. The band have also shared their new single, ‘All I Hear’, the first track to be taken from the album, alongside details of an extensive UK & EU...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020 at 5:39 pm

Brighton rat-run to close after neighbours’ campaign

Neighbours who wanted their road closed – to stop drivers using it as a rat-run – look having their wish granted. Councillors have approved an “experimental traffic order” to close the southern end of Temple Street – at Western Road – and to monitor the effect on the surrounding...

Detectives hunt woman after spate of burglaries in Brighton

Detectives are searching for a woman after a spate of burglaries in the Brighton area over the past six months. Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing to locate a woman wanted in connection with a series of burglaries in the Brighton area. “Detectives want to speak to Toni...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020 at 4:58 pm

Brighton police inspector faces misconduct hearing accused of having sex on duty

A Brighton police inspector faces a misconduct hearing accused of having sex on duty. Inspector Tony Lumb is also accused of forming “inappropriate relationships” with five vulnerable women. He is due to answer the charges at a misconduct hearing at the Sussex Police headquarters...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020 at 2:48 pm

Rogue waste company fined for third time and directors banned

Two waste company bosses who allowed tonnes of rubbish to pile up at their depots have been landed with yet another round of court fines and banned from being directors for three years. Brother and sister Mark and Rachael Penfold ran Skip-It Containers in Newhaven before it went...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020 at 11:26 am

Residents evacuated after attempted arson at Brighton flats

People living in a block of Brighton flats were evacuated after an attempted arson attack there on Saturday night. Residents of the block in Brading Road were told to leave their homes at about 10.50pm after a strong smell of petrol was reported. However, neighbours say theyare...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020 at 10:48 am
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