Bananagun move Brighton concert to The Hope & Ruin

Last June saw the release of the much acclaimed debut long player from Australian outfit Bananagun which featured Nick Van Bakel (guitar, voice, flute, trumpet, harpsichord, percussion), Jack Crook (guitar, voice), Charlotte Tobin (percussion), Josh Dans (bass guitar), Jimi Gregg...
Posted On 21 May 2021 at 9:04 pm

VIDEO: Woman suspected of Brighton acid attack caught on camera

The woman suspected of carrying out an acid attack in Brighton yesterday afternoon (Thursday 20 May) was filmed in a shop. And this evening Sussex Police released footage of the suspect as they urged her – and witnesses and anyone with information – to come forward. The attack...
Posted On 21 May 2021 at 8:53 pm

Work postponed on three horse chestnuts in Brighton

Neighbours’ fears that the council would cut back three horse chestnut trees while they are in full bloom have been eased. The three mature trees at the top of Ditchling Rise were marked with tree cutting signs which were removed on Wednesday (19 May). Members of the Ditchling...

Troy Redfern discussed new album and announces Sussex concert date

Today, the British slide guitarist and singer-songwriter, Troy Redfern, dubbed by the British press as “the king of slide guitar,” releases his new single ‘Waiting For Your Love’. The single is accompanied with an official music video which can be seen HERE. ‘Waiting For...
Posted On 21 May 2021 at 5:56 pm

Wille & The Bandits announce new show at The Ropetackle

Wille & The Bandits are hitting the road for their 26-date tour of the UK with a brand-new album and a live show that will make the two year wait worth every second. The Sussex concert will be at The Ropetackle Arts Centre in Shoreham-by-Sea on Saturday 23rd April 2022. The...
Posted On 21 May 2021 at 5:26 pm

Brighton restaurant wins drinks licence after dropping request for 2am closing time

A new restaurant planned for Brighton Marina has been granted a drinks licence by Brighton and Hove City Council after agreeing a deal with Sussex Police. The force objected to a proposed 2am licence for Al Agha Lounge Middle Eastern restaurant at the Waterfront in Brighton...

The Kooks announce Brighton Centre concert

The Kooks today announced a brand new tour to celebrate the 15th anniversary of their debut studio album ‘Inside In/Inside Out’ that has cemented itself as a staple indie soundtrack to a whole generation of young people. Taking place from January 2022 onwards, the tour includes...
Posted On 21 May 2021 at 1:41 pm

School staff to strike next week over academy move

Staff at a Peacehaven school are to go on strike next week over moves to turn the school into an academy. The National Education Union (NEU) said that it had announced further strike action at Peacehaven Heights Primary for Tuesday (25 May). The union said: “Staff members and...
Posted On 21 May 2021 at 12:02 pm

Fox hitches 15-mile ride from Hove

A fox cub stowed away under the passenger seat of a classic car and ended up being taken on a 15-mile trip from Hove to Plumpton. The RSPCA was called to rescue the young fox found hiding under the passenger seat of the classic Alfa Romeo on Tuesday. The car had been driven from...
Posted On 21 May 2021 at 11:57 am

Man arrested over e-scooter mugging in Brighton

A man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after another man was mugged for e-scooter in a Brighton street. The suspect has been bailed and, Sussex Police said, the scooter has been recovered. The force said yesterday (Thursday 20 May): “Police made an arrest after a man was...
Posted On 21 May 2021 at 11:45 am
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