Blondie announce Brighton concert date

Blondie, one of the most influential bands to emerge from New York’s punk scene, have announced a 10 date UK tour to begin in November 2021, their first UK tour in 4 years. They will be appearing at the Brighton Centre on Sunday 14th November 2021. Iconic frontwoman/songwriter...
Posted On 20 Oct 2020 at 4:20 pm

Woodingdean post office set to move

Woodingdean’s post office is set to move from its dedicated home into a convenience store a few hundred metres away. The national Post Office is consulting on plans to close the Falmer Road branch and open a new one in Best One in Warren Road. The new post office would be...
Posted On 20 Oct 2020 at 3:22 pm

Armed officers close Terminus Road

Armed officers were called to Terminus Road this afternoon after reports a man was threatening to harm himself. The roads around a flat there were closed while officers worked to gain entry to the flat. A man was safely detained and taken into custody unhurt. A police spokeswoman...
Posted On 20 Oct 2020 at 2:15 pm

Brighton solicitor becomes president of Sussex Law Society

A Brighton solicitor has been chosen as the new president of the Sussex Law Society. Lucy Tarrant, 49, the owner and managing director of Cognitive Law, in Brighton Place, Brighton, became vice-president of the 160-year-old society in October last year. The commercial and...
Posted On 20 Oct 2020 at 12:09 pm

Creative, digital and green businesses will help Greater Brighton economy bounce back from coronavirus hit

Growth in digital and creative industries and support for a greener economy will help the Greater Brighton city region bounce back from the devastating effects of the covid-19 pandemic, according to a leading local politician. Councillor Daniel Humphreys, who chairs the Greater...
Posted On 20 Oct 2020 at 10:59 am

Heavy rain and high winds set to hit Brighton and Hove tomorrow

The Sussex coast will be hit by heavy rain and possibly gale force winds tomorrow, the Met Office has warned. A yellow weather warning was issued this morning, from 3am to 2pm tomorrow. The warning says: “Heavy rain will move north during the early hours of the morning and...
Posted On 20 Oct 2020 at 10:49 am

Only small increase in city covid cases this week

The official number of coronavirus cases in Brighton and Hove has risen only slightly this week after a dramatic increase in previous weeks. In the seven days to 15 October, there were 242 cases, the most recently published set of figures show. This is only a 6.6% increase in the...
Posted On 20 Oct 2020 at 9:33 am

It’s time to move on from Brighton’s shipping container homes

Media reports regarding the future of BHT’s shipping container homes at Richardson’s Yard say that councillors have expressed concern for the future of the residents once the Council’s planning permission comes to an end in 2023. Firstly, I want to reassure residents that there...
Posted On 20 Oct 2020 at 8:55 am