A night of ‘Hope…..And Ruin’…..in Brighton

EMILY CAPELL + JOE SLATER / DINGUS KHAN + KIM JARVIS & THE BLOODSUCKERS + TOAST – THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 27.02.20 Tonight, The Hope & Ruin on Queens Road, Brighton is a mecca for music fans of all ages. There are two contrasting events taking place. Upstairs...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 10:47 pm

Landlady taken to court over unauthorised HMO

A landlady is being prosecuted for continuing to rent a shared house to students despite being ordered to turn it back into a family home. Shirley White, of Southgate, London, applied for planning permission to turn 41 Bevendean Crescent into a house of multiple occupation (HMO)...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 1:56 pm

Body found on Brighton beach

A man’s body was found on Brighton beach this morning. A member of the public called police after making the sad discovery at 8.17am this morning on a stretch of the beach near Marine Gardens. Police say there are no suspicious circumstances. A police spokeswoman said:...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 12:55 pm

Texas…The BIG one! 24 date UK tour including Brighton

For over 30 years, Texas have proved themselves to be one of Scotland’s best ever bands and nothing short of a national treasure south of the border. A new album, the follow up to their acclaimed 2017 release ‘Jump On Board,’ will come later this year on BMG. To coincide with the...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 12:54 pm

Police chase ends up in ditch

A police chase sparked after a van flagged as being connected to car thefts was spotted in Brighton last night came to a dramatic end when both the van and a police car ended up in a ditch. Police were told a blue Transit van had activated an automatic number plate recognition...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 12:21 pm

Second electric taxi hits the streets of Brighton and Hove

Residents and visitors in Brighton and Hove could soon find themselves being ferried around the city in a new electric taxi. Local driver Tony Turner is now picking up passengers having taken ownership of his new TX Electric Taxi, the second to be registered in the city. The...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 12:09 pm

APRE – the new Tears For Fears?

APRE + WEIRD MILK + POLLY MONEY – GREEN DOOR STORE – BRIGHTON 26.02.20 APRE were performing in Brighton tonight on the penultimate date of their 14-date February ‘Go Somewhere’ UK tour. Having already called in at Birmingham, Sheffield, York, Newcastle, Manchester,...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 10:26 am

Second man charged over Brighton seafront murder

A second man has been charged by police investigating a murder on Brighton seafront. Both men are due in court today. Sussex Police said: “A second man has been charged in connection with the death of a Crawley man in an incident in Brighton in December. “Irfan Khondaker, 26,...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 12:53 am

Burglars jailed after desecrating Brighton woman’s home

Three men were jailed after desecrating a Brighton woman’s home during a burglary in which highly sentimental personal objects were stolen. One of them spat on Lisa Loveridge’s kitchen work surfaces and urinated in her bath at her home in Bristol Gardens, Brighton. A senior...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 12:46 am

Let’s clean up our city and restore Madeira Terraces

Last night Brighton and Hove City Council was due to set its budget for the coming year. Taxpayers’ priorities are apparent to my party and the budget quite rightly addresses some of these issues – homelessness and rough sleeping, adult social care, education and health. But...
Posted On 28 Feb 2020 at 12:10 am
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