Hove flats plans dismissed on appeal

Flats on the roof of an Art Deco style block in Hove have again been refused permission after an appeal was dismissed. Neighbours campaigned against the plans to build an extra floor on the roof of Hove Manor in Hove Street, which would have added two flats to the building. When...

Owner of UK’s first cannabis restaurant charged with supplying cannabis

The owner of the UK’s first cannabis restaurant has been charged with dealing cannabis. Sammy Ben Rabah spent tens of thousands of pounds setting up Canna Kitchen in Duke Street and believed he was working within the law. But his dreams were dashed when it was raided in May...
Posted On 13 Feb 2020 at 12:04 pm

Brighton and Hove Labour parties pick leadership rivals

Labour’s three constituency parties in Brighton and Hove have chosen which MPs to back in the contest to become the next national leader and deputy leader. The two Brighton constituencies – Kemptown and Pavilion – picked Rebecca Long-Bailey while Hove plumped for Sir Keir Starmer...
Posted On 13 Feb 2020 at 11:58 am

Storm Dennis warning upgraded to amber

UPDATE: The heavy rain warning for when Storm Dennis hits Brighton this weekend has been upgraded to amber. The Met Office issued the amber warning this morning, with heavy and prolonged rain expected from just after midnight on Sunday right through until 6pm. Two existing yellow...
Posted On 13 Feb 2020 at 10:47 am

Gene Loves Jezebel to play rare Brighton concert

May 2020 will see Gene Loves Jezebel embark on their 40th Anniversary UK Tour, which kicks off in Newcastle on 20th May, then visits Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Wolverhampton, Bristol, Bedford, London and closes here in Brighton at CHALK on Sunday 31st May, with the doors in...
Posted On 13 Feb 2020 at 1:10 am
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