Komedia Brighton & Lewes Con Club to host Daddy G (Massive Attack) & Andy Smith (Portishead)

You may consider Grant Marshall, a.k.a. Daddy G as spiritus rector of what has historically become known as the “Bristol Sound“. It’s that laid back sound that breathes dub, reggae, funk, disco and hip hop, represented by protagonists like Massive Attack, Smith & Mighty,...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021 at 11:00 pm

Glitter Band Glam Rock night cancelled

After a sold-out show in Sussex in early 2020, John Rossall was set to bring The Glitter Band back for one final time to the Lewes Con Club on Thursday 22nd July as part of his farewell tour, however the band have released the following statement: ***IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM JOHN...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021 at 10:12 pm

Lenham helps Sussex return to winning ways over Glamorgan

A first-wicket stand of 144 between Luke Wright (77) and Phil Salt (63) helped Sussex beat Glamorgan by 33 runs in the Vitality Blast. The two openers guided their side to an imposing total of 201 for eight which was always going to be difficult to chase. And so it proved as...

Council’s budget underspend could help fund push to weed pavements

Councillors have agreed to spend part of a cash windfall on weeding overgrown pavements, with complaints also proliferating since local politicians approved a herbicide ban. Some of the extra money will fund a park and ride feasibility study, start up costs for a car co -op pilot...

Delivery driver denies blame for woman’s death in Brighton crash

A DPD delivery driver has pleaded not guilty to causing death by careless driving in a crash at the Seven Dials roundabout in Brighton. Kamil Zieba, 41, of Waterloo Street, Hove, was arraigned – or asked to enter a formal plea – at Lewes Crown Court today (Friday 2 July). Zieba...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021 at 6:10 pm

Dicker back with Brighton

Gary Dicker is coming back to Brighton – eight years after leaving the Seagulls for Rochdale. The club said this afternoon (Friday 2 July): “Brighton and Hove Albion are pleased to announce that Gary Dicker is returning to the club as over-age player in the under-23 squad. “The...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021 at 5:08 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion sign ‘wonderkid’ from Benfica

Brighton and Hove Albion look to be strengthening their attacking options with the signing of a talented teenager described by one newspaper as a “wonderkid”. The club have sealed a two-year deal with 19-year-old Jeremy Sarmiento from the Portuguese side Benfica. Albion said this...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021 at 4:48 pm

Cyclist dies after crashing into parked car in Brighton

A cyclist has died after crashing into a parked car in Brighton, Sussex Police said today (Friday 2 July). He was named locally as Stephen Fulker who was said to work for Brighton and Hove City Council. The force said: “Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021 at 2:47 pm

More parking bays to be dedicated for electric charging

More parking bays are to become dedicated charging electric vehicles in a bid to boost uptake. In the seven months from November to June, some bays in the city have been used more than 200 times. But six – five of which are next to parking bays which can be used by any car...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021 at 2:43 pm

Booster jab trial begins in Brighton

The first Brighton volunteers have been given their booster jabs as part of a national trial into how well a third vaccine dose works. Research teams at the Royal Sussex County Hospital took just three week to recruit nearly 150 double-jabbed volunteers aged 30 and above for the...
Posted On 02 Jul 2021 at 2:19 pm
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