Cycle lane continues to divide opinions

One family’s safer route to school is a potential safety problem for another household as the Old Shoreham Road cycle lane splits opinions. For Stu Langridge, the stretch of cycle lane from Holmes Avenue to Silverdale Road, in Hove, has transformed his daughter’s route to school...

Missing Brighton hospital patient found safe

A man who went missing from a Brighton hospital has been found safe, Sussex Police said today (Thursday 1 April). The force had been looking for Patrick Connelly, 87, who walked out of the Royal Sussex County Hospital, in Brighton, on Monday (29 March). He was last seen heading...
Posted On 01 Apr 2021 at 6:27 pm

Official watchdog praises Brighton school for lockdown lessons

Ofsted has praised Balfour Primary School for its lockdown teaching but the school needs to reach a hardcore group that does not engage. The school, in Balfour Road, Brighton, had a monitoring visit by Ofsted inspector Alison Bradley on Tuesday 2 March, after two full inspections...

Missing man may have wandered into Brighton

A missing man may have wandered into Brighton, police said this afternoon (Thursday 1 April). Sussex Police issued a public appeal for help finding the man – Keith Corbett from Newhaven The force said: “Police are searching for missing 80-year-old Keith Corbett, from Newhave...
Posted On 01 Apr 2021 at 6:01 pm

Man who went missing in Brighton is found safe, say police

A man who went missing after leaving a Brighton hospital yesterday morning (Wednesday 31 March) has been found safe. Sussex Police had been looking for Abdul Hekim, 25, who was described yesterday as “vulnerable”. The force issued a public appeal for help finding him. He was last...
Posted On 01 Apr 2021 at 5:29 pm

Roy Ayers Ubiquity bringing Jazz-Funk concert to Brighton

Roy Ayers Ubiquity was due to celebrate the 45th anniversary of their seminal 1975 album ‘Mystic Voyage’, with a date at Brighton’s Concorde 2 on Thursday 9th April 2020. However Covid scuppered everyone’s plans! Thankfully a new date has now been announced....
Posted On 01 Apr 2021 at 5:10 pm

Canadian art rock three-piece BRAIDS announce Brighton gig

Canadian trio BRAIDS formed back in 2006 and they weave organic and electronic elements together amidst a lyrical landscape that is intimate, explosive, and emotionally-immersive. The current band members are Raphaelle Standell-Preston (vocal/guitar), Taylor Smith...
Posted On 01 Apr 2021 at 3:35 pm

Sussex Cricket slips into the red as coronavirus wipes £2m from revenues

Members and supporters helped minimise losses at Sussex Cricket as the response to the coronavirus pandemic led to a £2 million drop in revenues. Sussex Cricket Limited – which runs Sussex County Cricket Club and the Sussex Cricket Board – also reported receiving grants wort...
Posted On 01 Apr 2021 at 1:37 pm

Brighton and Chichester colleges plan merger

The Greater Brighton Metropolitan College plans to merge with a further education college group in West Sussex. The proposed merger comes four years after City College – or Brighton Tech to older residents – and Northbrook, in Worthing, formally combined to become the GB Met. The...
Posted On 01 Apr 2021 at 12:46 pm

Echo & The Bunnymen announce rescheduled Sussex concert

Echo & The Bunnymen have announced the rescheduled dates for their celebration of 40 years of magical songs. They are now to appear in Sussex on Wednesday 6th April 2022. The concert will be taking place at the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill-on-Sea. Purchase your tickets HERE...
Posted On 01 Apr 2021 at 12:36 pm
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