A new start for Brighton hospital trust with merger close to sign-off

A new hospital trust for Brighton looks likely to be created within weeks as NHS chiefs prepare to sign-off a £1 billion merger. The new organisation would be called University Hospitals Sussex and would run the Royal Sussex County Hospital, the Royal Alexandra Children’s...
Posted On 16 Mar 2021 at 10:41 pm

Licensing chiefs fear revellers will get drunk on ‘tipsy’ ice cream

Licensing chiefs were so worried about revellers getting drunk on “tipsy” ice cream, they held a formal meeting to decide the future of a “barlour” planned for a Brighton side street. Sussex Police objected to an application for a premises licence for the business – Mr Tipsy Ice...

Why public trust in Brighton and Hove City Council has collapsed

Faith in Brighton and Hove City Council’s ruling councillors appears to have plummeted to an all-time low. A residents’ petition of no confidence in the council, which attracted more than 4,400 signatures, was presented to the recent meeting of the full council. So why has public...

Eden Project-style gardens opening at Stanmer next month

Restored Victorian gardens will reopen to the public next month following an extensive redesign. One Garden is the new name for the 200-year-old walled gardens at Stanmer Park, which have been lovingly restored over the past two years by Plumpton College. They were originally due...
Posted On 16 Mar 2021 at 4:05 pm

Altered Images announce rescheduled Brighton gig

Altered Images have announced the dates for their rescheduled tour which includes a rare Brighton appearance, and it’s an intimate affair to be held at CHALK, so I would recommend grabbing your tickets sooner rather than later. Clare Grogan (Altered Images front woman) has worked...
Posted On 16 Mar 2021 at 3:23 pm

Gene Loves Jezebel announce rescheduled Brighton concert

Gene Loves Jezebel will be embarking on their 40th Anniversary UK tour in a few months time. It kicks off in Newcastle on 18th August 2021, then visits Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Bedford, Bristol, Wolverhampton, London and will close here in Brighton at CHALK on Sunday 5th...
Posted On 16 Mar 2021 at 3:15 pm

Gabba Gabba Hey……The Ramonas announce new Sussex concert

The Ramones are absolute legends. There’s just no denying it and here we are more than two decades since their sad demise and interest in all things Ramones is higher than ever – enter The Ramonas – who will be heading out on tour this Autumn in celebration of 45...
Posted On 16 Mar 2021 at 3:07 pm