Brighton woman suffers serious injuries in acid attack

A Brighton woman suffered serious injuries in what is believed to have been an acid attack this afternoon (Thursday 20 May). Sussex Police said tonight that the victim was in a serious condition in the Royal Sussex County Hospital. The force said: “Sussex Police has launched an...
Posted On 20 May 2021 at 11:51 pm

Detectives investigating Brighton murder appeal for help finding Dushane Meikle

Detectives investigating a murder in Brighton have issued a public appeal for help to trace a 27-year-old man called Dushane Meikle. Meikle, who lived in Amberley Drive, Hove, is wanted by the Operation Gatling team investigating the murder of Billy Henham, 24, from Henfield. His...
Posted On 20 May 2021 at 11:40 pm

Covid-constrained council meeting votes in top team for the year ahead

One of the key moments in the municipal year – annual council – took place in a limited way once again today (Thursday 20 May) in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Just 14 out of 54 councillors were present in the Hove Town Hall chamber when the mayor and deputy mayor were...

Fancy a rockin’ night at Brighton’s Hope & Ruin?

Brighton concert promoters Sugar-Free Music are certainly chomping at the bit in order to get some post lockdown local rocks shows back under their belt! Yesterday, they announced a decent four band lineup at The Hope & Ruin on Queens Road for Friday 16th July. Heading the...
Posted On 20 May 2021 at 10:35 pm

Mayor voted back in for unprecedented second term

The mayor of Brighton and Hove has been voted back in for a second year this afternoon (Thursday 20 May). It is the first time that a councillor has been granted a second term since Brighton and Hove City Council was formed. Labour councillor Alan Robins, who represents South...

Eagles Of Death Metal announce Brighton concert

The American rock band Eagles Of Death Metal have announced that they will be kicking off their 24th anniversary 12 date UK and Ireland tour by rockin’ the roof off of CHALK music venue in Brighton on Monday 22nd November 2021. Tickets will go on sale tomorrow, Friday 21st May,...
Posted On 20 May 2021 at 7:31 pm

Brighton Indy back in print tomorrow

The Brighton Indy will be back in print from tomorrow (Friday 21 May) – just over a year after publication was suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic. The first edition will be a giveaway but from Friday 4 June the 72-page newspaper will go on sale in newsagents with a...
Posted On 20 May 2021 at 6:59 pm

Wyldest appearing at The Hope & Ruin in Brighton

Wyldest (aka Zoe Mead) will be dropping into The Hope & Ruin on Queens Road, Brighton on Sunday 30th May for a socially distanced show as part of her UK tour. Purchase your tickets HERE or HERE. Inspired by the shoegaze of Slowdive to the synth-pop of Depeche Mode and the...
Posted On 20 May 2021 at 4:38 pm

Chloe Foy announces Brighton gig & debut album

Chloe Foy has announced that she will be heading out on a UK tour this autumn in support of her debut album ‘Where Shall We Begin’. She will be appearing live at The Prince Albert in Brighton on Wednesday 20th October 2021. Arriving 11th June, the album closes the chapter on a...
Posted On 20 May 2021 at 2:58 pm

Police appeal for witnesses after assault claims at Brighton school

UPDATE on Friday 21 May – Sussex Police said: “After an investigation it was found there was no evidence of a crime being committed and no further action will be taken.” Sussex Police has issued an appeal for witnesses after claims that an academy trust chief executive assaulted...
Posted On 20 May 2021 at 2:00 pm
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