More homes approved for historic former dairy site in Hove

Councillors have approved revised plans to provide more homes on the site of an historic former dairy in Hove. Superstone Homes, owned by Ardeshir and Nader Taghan, secured planning permission to convert the locally listed former Dairy Crest site in The Droveway, Hove, into 19...

Aoife Nessa Frances announces Brighton concert

New Irish auteur Aoife Nessa Frances (pronounced Ee-­‐fa) has announced that she will be performing live in Brighton at The Hope & Ruin on Saturday 28th August 2021. Tickets go on sale Friday 10th July at 10am from HERE, HERE and from Resident music. Released today (8th July...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021 at 7:15 pm

Buy a ticket to the Tusks Green Door Store Brighton show and bring a friend for free!

The Music Venue Trust and The National Lottery have got together to present ‘The Revive Live Tours’, whereby concert goers can purchase a ticket for certain shows and this will allow one of their family or friends to attend the selected concert for free. The Tusks concert at The...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021 at 7:05 pm

Watch Brighton based band ĠENN via livestream tonight!

In a series of live streamed performances and with Arts Council support, Melting Vinyl is giving a new generation of exciting artists the opportunity to perform at the beautiful and historical setting of St. George’s Church, Brighton, a unique professional space which is usually...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021 at 3:55 pm

Turkish food van told it must move

A Turkish street food van has been told it must stop trading from its regular pitch in Palmeira Square. The Babacan Tantuni van has been pitched up outside Palmeira Mansions for several months, selling wraps filled with tantuni, a Turkish chopped meat. But after receiving...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021 at 11:43 am

Man to stand trial for leaving dogs in hot car

A man is to stand trial accused of leaving three dogs in a hot car for two hours in the middle of summer. Mark Agyeman-Anane, 26, is charged with three counts of causing unnecessary suffering to a protected animal – three dogs called Prince, Dior and Caramel. The charge...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021 at 11:24 am

Man accused of killing woman by injecting her with heroin and crack

A Brighton man has appeared in court charged with killing a woman by injecting her with heroin and crack cocaine. John Slattery, 42, is charged with the manslaughter of Zoe Mitchell and administering poison, specifically a mixture of heroin and crack, in Trafalgar Lane, Brighton....
Posted On 08 Jul 2021 at 11:12 am

Bursting bubbles: Hundreds of Brighton school children forced into self-isolation

Hundreds of students are forced to self-isolate this week as covid continues to blight Brighton’s schools and colleges. Whole year groups have been sent home from some schools, while at the city’s largest college, one in ten students are being required to self-isolate....
Posted On 08 Jul 2021 at 9:05 am

Boy arrested in Brighton for murder to appear before Old Bailey judge

A 15-year-old boy who was arrested in Brighton for murder is due appear before a judge at the Old Bailey in London today (Thursday 8 July). The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared at Bromley Magistrates’ Court. alongside 18-year-old Romain La Pierre, of...
Posted On 08 Jul 2021 at 12:56 am

Plans approved to turn long-derelict Brighton site into office block

Councillors have approved plans to build a four-storey office block on a derelict site in the centre of Brighton. The site – on the corner of Church Street and Portland Street – has been empty for 25 years and two earlier sets of plans have already been granted permission. But...
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