Taxi driver among those told to self-isolate this week

A Brighton taxi driver is believed to be among those who have been told to self-isolate after coming into contact with coronavirus. The cabbie is among dozens of people contacted after five people from the city were confirmed to have the virus. It’s believed he came into...
Posted On 11 Feb 2020 at 10:24 pm

Nurses in quarantine after suspected coronavirus case at mental health crisis unit

Two nurses are in quarantine at a mental health crisis assessment unit after treating a patient with suspected coronavirus. The nurses were on yesterday’s night shift at the Haven, a unit on the Mill View Hospital site. But this morning they were reported not to have left...
Posted On 11 Feb 2020 at 7:38 pm

Two more Brighton medical centres – briefly – close

Two more Brighton medical centres have closed for a short time this afternoon. The Haven Practice in Beaconsfield Villas, Brighton, closed “as a precaution” this afternoon, with a sign on its surgery door saying that it had done so due to coronavirus. It is due to...
Posted On 11 Feb 2020 at 7:26 pm

Jools Holland and Leo Sayer to play Brighton Centre concert

It is today announced that, for the very first time, musician Jools Holland and his celebrated Rhythm & Blues Orchestra will be joined by music legend Leo Sayer on their renowned Autumn/Winter tour, which is now in its 24th year. Original Squeeze chum Chris Difford returns to...
Posted On 11 Feb 2020 at 7:08 pm

Schools to remain open despite coronavirus council says

Schools will stay open in Brighton and Hove, city council chief executive Geoff Raw confirmed. He was speaking at a joint press conference today (Tuesday 11 February) at Hove Town Hall with council leader Nancy Platts to give advice and assurance about the spread of coronavirus....

Caroline Lucas secures Southern off-peak ticket win

Brighton passengers will be able to travel on Gatwick Express services for same price as a Southern off peak fare while the latter services are temporarily scrapped. Southern’s off peak services between Brighton and London Victoria will not run from May 19 for at least two...
Posted On 11 Feb 2020 at 6:55 pm

Wash your hands to stop coronavirus say council leaders at special press conference

Make sure you wash your hands – that was the message from council leaders at a special coronavirus press conference this afternoon. Council leader Nancy Platts and chief executive Geoff Raw invited the cameras in to give their message of reassurance amid a spate of...

GIRLI comes up with novel idea – a ‘Sofa Tour’

Talk about thinking outside of the box! The famed pink pop princess GIRLI has announced a tour with a difference! She will be taking her show on the road throughout the UK and popping up in people’s living rooms for one night only! Crazy idea eh? Talk about getting up close...
Posted On 11 Feb 2020 at 5:13 pm

Fifth school tells parents someone is in coronavirus self-isolation

UPDATE: A fifth Brighton and Hove school has told parents that a member of its community is in self-isolation because of contact with coronavirus. Hangleton Primary School emailed parents to say a family had informed them they were self isolating due to a connection to one of the...
Posted On 11 Feb 2020 at 4:48 pm

King Nun lay on ‘Mass’ at the Green Door Store

KING NUN + SPEAKERFREAK + COMFORTS – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 10.02.20 With the storm now over, a bunch of fans are heading to the Green Door Store tonight to see the incredible up and coming King Nun hosted by Joy.. The West London-based outfit King Nun released their...
Posted On 11 Feb 2020 at 4:07 pm
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