Residents fight plans for 5G masts on roof of Hove flats

Neighbours are banding together to oppose plans to instal 5G masts on the roof of their building. The plans have been submitted by mobile phone infrastructure firm Cornerstone on behalf of Telefonica UK, also known as O2, and its network-sharing partner Vodafone. They want to put...

Albion’s Clarke parks it at West Brom

Brighton and Hove Albion defender Matt Clarke is joining West Bromwich Albion on a season-long loan. The 24-year-old centre-half joined Albion in 2019 and has spent the past two seasons on loan with Derby County. Shortly after joining the Albion he was sent out on loan to...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 7:23 pm

SNAYX set to play Brighton’s Rossi Bar

The Rossi Bar located at 8 Queens Road, Brighton have announced that their evening with SNAYX plus special guests PLAY DEAD and Hotwax will now be taking place on Saturday 21st August 2021. It was initially scheduled to have taken place on Saturday 10th July but had to be moved...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 4:32 pm

Cycle lane row prompts call for rare emergency full council meeting

The row over the Old Shoreham Road cycle lane has prompted the Conservatives to make a rare call for an emergency council meeting. At the moment the future of the controversial temporary cycle lane is due to be settled by just three councillors next week. But one town hall...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 3:38 pm

Kosheen to play live gig in Brighton

Kosheen have been referred to as one of the UK’s booming live electronic music showstoppers during their time, along with their contemporaries The Orb, Faithless, Morcheeba, and Underworld. They were most certainly part of the pioneering scene behind the early 00’s...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 3:27 pm

Former charity trustee accused of stalking Lord Bassam of Brighton

A former charity trustee has denied stalking Lord Bassam of Brighton and his wife Jill. Christian Sant, 44, is charged with stalking involving serious alarm and distress. The charge says that between March 1 and June 24 this year, his conduct amounted to stalking and caused Steve...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 2:57 pm

Don’t celebrate too soon on cycle lanes: Labour may yet abstain again

Brighton and Hove News reports that Labour, which introduced the Old Shoreham Road cycle lane in May last year, have now said they are against it. The Remove the A270 Cycle Lane group has celebrated the news and their spokesperson Rob Arbery has gone as far as issuing a public...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 12:58 pm

Brighton man arrested for encouraging terrorism

A Brighton man has been arrested this morning on suspicion of encouraging terrorism. The 53-year-old was apprehended as part of an investigation by officers from Counter Terrorism Policing South East (CTPSE) and Sussex Police relating to Islamist Terrorism. He remains in police...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 12:27 pm

Missing Brighton man found safe

A missing man from Brighton has been found safe, Sussex Police said. Good news! Ryan Steinhauser, 27, has been found safe in London this evening. Thank you to everyone who cared and shared our appeal. pic.twitter.com/umyCj2z8bW — Brighton&Hove Police (@BtonHovePolice) July...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 10:48 am

Anti-lockdown protester faces covid fine

A Brighton anti-lockdown campaigner will find out next month if she will be fined for organising a protest march in breach of covid regulations. Louise Creffield, a former Labour women’s liaison officer, has shared covid conspiracy theories on her Save Our UK Rights...
Posted On 13 Jul 2021 at 9:09 am
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