Safe as houses – Brighton & Hove Albion can prepare for record breaking 5th consecutive Premier League season

Brighton & Hove Albion will play Premier League football again next season, the team eclipsing  their predecessors of the late 1970’s and early 1980’s and will embark on a fifth consecutive top flight season. Fulham’s loss at home to Burnley  tonight (Monday 10 May) ensures...
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 9:55 pm

Academy chief executive accused of assaulting primary school pupil

The chief executive of an academy chain was accused of assaulting a primary school pupil in Brighton today (Monday 10 May). The child’s mother said that she reported the assault to Sussex Police although the officers who were present were dismissive and reluctant to take details....
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 9:33 pm

Police called to primary school amid anti-academy protest

@thePioneerTPA are visiting the school today. Parents supported by @ACORN_Brighton for the community are not letting them in. Keep your hands off our school! pic.twitter.com/tJQEPp9G66 — Hands Off Moulsecoomb Primary School (@HandsOffMPS) May 10, 2021 Police were called to...
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 5:21 pm

Brighton based melancholy indie rocker Jimmy Herrity releases debut EP & announces local gig

Brighton based lofi, melancholy indie rocker Jimmy Herrity has shared the first taste of his debut EP ‘Perfect Things’ with first single ‘Enough’, which is a colourful, energetic statement of malcontent on a journey through relentless grief during a global pandemic....
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 4:42 pm

Katy Bourne re-elected as Sussex police and crime commissioner

Conservative candidate Katy Bourne has been re-elected as the police and crime commissioner (PCC) for Sussex. It was the third time that Mrs Bourne has topped the poll, having held the post since it was created to replace police authorities in 2012. She was re-elected four years...
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 4:37 pm

The Rossi Bar to celebrate a night of Brighton Rock’n’Roll

On Saturday 17th July, The Rossi Bar, which can be found at 8 Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3WA, is set to play host to an evening of sweaty Brighton Rock’n’Roll. The compact venue, which is located up from Brighton’s main clock tower and just a few doors down from The Hope...
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 3:21 pm

Police search for human skeleton under Brighton’s ugliest building

Police are searching for human remains under what remains of Brighton’s ‘ugliest building’. Work began to demolish Anston House this year, and today officers are excavating the rubble after claims a human skeleton was there when it was built in the 1960s. A...
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 2:45 pm

Officer who leaked rape inquiry info let off with written warning after secret misconduct hearing

An officer who leaked information about a rape enquiry has been let off with a written warning – and police are refusing to release any other details. A hearing was held behind closed doors, with press and public banned from attending, earlier this year. The only...
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 2:40 pm

Katy Bourne on course to be re-elected as Sussex police and crime commissioner

Conservative candidate Katy Bourne looks to be on course to be re-elected as the police and crime commissioner (PCC) for Sussex. If so, it would be the third time that Mrs Bourne has topped the poll, having held the post since it started in 2012. Her main challenge so far has...
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 1:59 pm

Porridge Radio announce special May 2021 Brighton concert

Brighton’s Porridge Radio, who dropped their latest track ‘Wet Road’ a few weeks back, have announced that, for one night only, they will be trying out new material on the eve of a recording session with a limited capacity seated show at The Hope & Ruin on 25th May! Tickets...
Posted On 10 May 2021 at 1:21 pm