The Lovely Eggs will not be beaten!

The Lovely Eggs do not give up. Ever. The proudly independent Northern psychedelic punk rock duo have now, since the beginning of the pandemic, rescheduled the tour originally intended to promote the release in April 2020 of their ‘I Am Moron’ album, a staggering seven times. And...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 11:51 pm

Brighton based Night House announce special concert

Brighton-based Night House have announced a socially distanced live concert in celebration of the debut album ‘Everyone Is Watching From Afar’. The performance will take place in central Brighton at the city’s oldest church, St. Nicholas, on Saturday 10th July 2021. Support will...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 10:59 pm

Support the Brighton community that offers a lesson to us all

I am proud of the “family of schools” in Brighton and Hove that support each other to develop and improve, with further council support and guidance. This structure has been key in the success we have seen across the city. This year, Ofsted rated 61 out of 68 council-maintained...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 6:46 pm

Dogs at risk from deadly parasite, warns Brighton expert

The damp weather has placed dogs at greater risk from a deadly parasite called lungworm spread by slugs and snails. A Brighton University academic Bryony Tolhurst has reinforced a warning from vets, aimed especially to new dog owners. It comes as vets fear that thousands of...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 6:27 pm

Washout at Hove as another Sussex T20 fixture falls victim to rain

Sussex Sharks were frustrated by the rain for the second time in 24 hours after their Vitality Blast South Group match against Somerset at Hove was abandoned more than two hours before the scheduled start. Heavy rain in the past 24 hours had left the outfield at the 1st Central...

Blood Red Shoes release surprise EP & announce Brighton gig

Following on from recent single ‘A Little Love’, Brighton duo Blood Red Shoes, who are Laura-Mary Carter (guitars and vocals) and Steven Ansell (drums and vocals), surprise release a brilliant, brand new EP ‘Ø’ out now digitally (18th June), and available...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 5:05 pm

PC sacked for assaulting his ex-partner

A police officer who forced his way into his estranged wife’s home and shoved her to the ground has been sacked. PC Ian Upperton, a traffic cop who has appeared in two Peter James novels, also twice told a colleague he would murder his ex – and the superintendent who...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 4:58 pm

Man charged after cannabis farm found in Hove

A man has been charged and brought before a court after a cannabis farm was found at a property in Hove. Xhavit Spahiu, 54, of Albany Mews, was charged with cultivating cannabis plants. He was remanded in custody yesterday (Thursday 17 June) and ordered back before Brighton...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 3:47 pm

Metal veterans Bullet For My Valentine announce Brighton gig and new LP

Metal veterans Bullet For My Valentine have today announced a 7 date UK tour that includes an appearance at the Brighton Centre on Tuesday 9th November 2021. Tickets go on general sale Friday 25th June priced from £36.25. Purchase them from the Brighton Centre Box Office: 0844...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 2:13 pm

Police interview pair suspected of stealing from café tip jar

A Brighton police chief has said thank you to all those who have helped as officers investigate thefts from a café tip jar last week. Two suspects, identified after security camera footage was widely published, have now been interviewed by police. The suspects were also filmed in...
Posted On 18 Jun 2021 at 12:22 pm
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