A night of punk at The Prince Albert with Hagar The Womb and friends

The Prince Albert at the top of Trafalgar Street in Brighton will have its windows booming and walls shaking on Saturday 30th October 2021 as there is to be a night of punk revelry headed up by Hagar The Womb. Hagar The Womb are a female fronted punk band, who were part of the...
Posted On 25 Jun 2021 at 10:25 pm

Sussex Sharks flounder against table-topping Gloucestershire

Sussex Sharks 135 all out lost to Gloucestershire 162 for 5 by 27 runs at Hove Glenn Phillips scored an unbeaten 94 for the second game running as Gloucestershire beat Sussex Sharks by 27 runs at Hove. The result made it four successive wins in the Vitality Blast for the visitors...

Paedophile jailed for 11 years for targeting 13-year-old Brighton girl

A paedophile who targeted a 13-year-old girl from Brighton has been jailed for 11 years and three months. Kerien Rudland, 25, unemployed, of Alwold Crescent, Eltham, London, also tried to groom someone else online, believing them to be a 13-year-old girl too. But he was dealing...
Posted On 25 Jun 2021 at 8:33 pm

Neighbours back historic Brighton venue in battle for drinks licence

Neighbours have given their backing to an application for a drinks licence for Stanmer House. They sent a letter of support after Brighton and Hove Estates Conservation Trust objected to a licence being granted, citing concern for people living in Stanmer village. The village...

Rock Against Racism with Misty in Roots, Neville Staples & The Members

With politics in Europe leaning to the far right and with Racism ever more prevalent on the streets of Britain the Global Beats promoters are celebrating the times when Rock Against Racism (RAR) stood up and helped bring together black and white fans in their common love of...
Posted On 25 Jun 2021 at 5:00 pm

Brighton Met chief to take charge of growing college group

The interim chief executive of the Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (GB Met) is to take on the same role at the Chichester College Group in West Sussex. Andy Green, 52, has been on secondment at the Met from the Chichester College Group since last August where he worked as...
Posted On 25 Jun 2021 at 4:14 pm

Have a cracking night out in Brighton at The Hope & Ruin

It has been announced today that Acid Box Promotions are putting on an exciting gig at The Hope & Ruin featuring Mexico’s Sei Still on Thursday 30th September 2021. Sei Still to me conjures up an updated version of a wonderful mixture of early Kraftwerk, Neu!, Hawkwind, Moon...
Posted On 25 Jun 2021 at 3:31 pm

Sewerage work may mean hold ups in store along busy Hove road

Building work alongside one of Hove’s busiest roads looks likely to mean some hold ups over the coming few weeks, Brighton and Hove City Council has warned. The council said: “Work to support the development of the Big Yellow Storage site in Old Shoreham Road is set to begin from...
Posted On 25 Jun 2021 at 2:14 pm

Date change for Rossi Bar gig featuring Brighton band Demonstrations

The Rossi Bar, located at 8 Queens Road, Brighton, had planned to play host to live music sets from Demonstrations, Congratulations and Gobstoppers on Saturday 26th June, but due to the covid situation, this has now been moved to Saturday 24th July. The Brighton & Hove News...
Posted On 25 Jun 2021 at 1:19 pm

Sussex University boss to leave for new job

The vice-chancellor of Sussex University is to leave for a new job, it was announced today (Friday 25 June). Adam Tickell, 56, has been appointed the new vice-chancellor of Birmingham University, starting next January. Professor Tickell joined Sussex from Birmingham five years...
Posted On 25 Jun 2021 at 12:13 pm
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