Huey Morgan’s NYC Block Party is coming to Brighton

Huey Morgan’s NYC Block Party is coming to Komedia Brighton on Friday 24th September 2021 from 11pm to 3am. Check out the promo vid HERE. The musical equivalent of the cosmic Big Bang, disco, hip hop and funk collided in an almighty collision in late 70s New York, with call and...
Posted On 28 Jun 2021 at 4:28 pm

Brighton based rockers The Big Push announce EP prior to sold out UK tour

Brighton-based rockers, The Big Push have just announced the release of their EP, ‘Can Do, Will Do’. The highly anticipated body of work will be available to stream/download on 30th June. Consisting of 6 tracks including the previously released singles ‘Watch Out’ and ‘Xbox...
Posted On 28 Jun 2021 at 2:22 pm

Brighton masseur sexually assaulted two clients, court hears

A Brighton masseur is on trial for sexually assaulting two of his clients – and his partner is joining him in the dock after allegedly threatening them. Alex Holman, 57, allegedly assaulted the women in February and November 2018 at the Relax Beauty and Massage salon, which...
Posted On 28 Jun 2021 at 1:25 pm

‘Shelter Hall Introduces’ a new partnership with local music college BIMM and youth music project AudioActive

Brighton’s Shelter Hall announces ‘Shelter Hall Introduces’ a new partnership with local music college BIMM and youth music project AudioActive, providing opportunities for budding musicians. Kickstarting this July, ‘Shelter Hall Introduces’ will see two of Brighton’s most...
Posted On 28 Jun 2021 at 12:46 pm

Boy arrested and man treated in hospital after robbery in Hove

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested after a robbery in Hove in which a man was gashed with what police believe was a broken bottle. The man was treated in hospital for his injuries and the teenager has been released on bail while police continue to look for a second suspect....
Posted On 28 Jun 2021 at 10:19 am

Hove nursery rated good by official watchdog

A Hove nursery has been rated by good by the official watchdog Ofsted in a newly published inspection report. A government inspector praised the Mini Adventurers Pre-School, which is based at St Helen’s Church Hall, Hangleton Way, Hove, after visiting last month. The nursery, run...
Posted On 28 Jun 2021 at 12:01 am

Wet conditions leave Sussex Sharks frustrated once again

The Sussex Sharks and Surrey were just one ball away from completing a Vitality Blast match at Hove when umpires Tim Robinson and Paul Baldwin led the players from the field. They did not return, so each team took one point from a no result. Surrey had scored a challenging 175...

The race-tinted lens – ‘critical race theory’ is our council’s latest folly

Is Brighton dripping in racism? There seem to be two parallel realities. The first offers a snapshot of a vibrant, diverse population approaching 300,000 of us (and that’s before we add the countless visitors who come here on holiday or to work). Characterising this reality as...
Posted On 27 Jun 2021 at 6:41 pm

Greens must attend to vaccination uptake problem in their wards

This week the Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas played her latest hand of pandemic politics. In a parliamentary question Ms Lucas attacked the government over vaccines, referring to the efforts of the minister as “shameful, incompetent, a failure and disaster”. She said that...
Posted On 27 Jun 2021 at 3:38 pm

Stay away from rave, warns Brighton and Hove police commander

Brighton and Hove police commander Nick May has warned people to stay away from a rave. Chief Superintendent May spoke out as officers close several roads in the Steyning area. Sussex Police said: “We are aware of and responding to a large unlicensed music event in the Steyning...
Posted On 27 Jun 2021 at 9:47 am