Craft beer shop given planning permission for former Brighton bookmakers

A craft beer company has been granted planning permission to set up shop in a former bookmakers at Fiveways. Lost and Found can convert the former Ladbrokes, in Ditchling Road, Brighton, into a store, with a couple of tables for tastings. The old betting shop is currently...

Brighton ice cream shop plans more murals

The outside wall of an ice cream shop in Brighton could soon host colourful murals again after an art company applied for planning permission. Global Street Art wants to paint the murals on the side of the Gelato Gusto ice cream parlour on the corner of Gardner Street and Church...

Police find one missing Brighton teenager but continue search for another

Police have traced one of two teenagers who went missing last night (Monday 26 July) but are still looking for the other. The force issued a fresh appeal for help finding Sadie Connolly, 17, from Brighton. The force said: “Zac Goodwin, 15, was reported missing last night (Monday...
Posted On 27 Jul 2021 at 7:26 pm

Sussex succumb to Gubbins as Hampshire ease their way to one-day victory

Hampshire (328-7) beat Sussex (230 all out) by 98 runs A stirring all-round performance by Nick Gubbins guided Hampshire to victory over Sussex by 98 runs in their Royal London Cup Group A match at the Ageas Bowl. First, Gubbins scored a magnificent century, 131 from 119...

Paedophile doctor found guilty of abusing boy, 8, from Hove

A paedophile doctor has been found guilty of sexually abusing an eight-year-old boy from Hove after sedating him. Robert Cameron Wells, 69, formerly of Hangleton Road, Hove, was convicted by a jury at Hove Crown Court today (Tuesday 27 July). Wells, who also previously lived at...
Posted On 27 Jul 2021 at 2:11 pm

Suspected stalker hunted by Brighton police

A suspected stalker is being hunted by police in Brighton and today (Tuesday 27 July) Sussex Police issued a picture of the man they are looking for. The force said: “Police in Brighton want to identify and trace this man, suspected of recent stalking offences against a woman in...
Posted On 27 Jul 2021 at 1:52 pm

‘All The Young Dudes’ were having fun at Absolute Bowie Brighton gig

ABSOLUTE BOWIE – CHALK, BRIGHTON 24.7.21 After two days of solid Punk Rock gigs, it was now time for some Glam Rock in our lives! This evening, Brighton welcomed back Absolute Bowie, (courtesy of Black Rabbit Productions) who are the Winners of the ‘Best Bowie Tribute’ a...
Posted On 27 Jul 2021 at 11:27 am

A night of beautiful chaos in Brighton

WIFE SWAP USA – THE PIPELINE, BRIGHTON, 23.7.21 + MONAKIS – THE ROSSI BAR, BRIGHTON 23.7.21 Post covid lockdown and Brighton town centre has once again become a veritable hive of musical activity. It’s been far too long in coming and many regular local gig goers have...
Posted On 27 Jul 2021 at 8:00 am

Is the covid tide turning in Brighton and Hove?

The number of new coronavirus cases in Brighton and Hove has fallen for the first time in weeks. The decrease in the number of new infections comes as the national figure fell for the sixth day in a row. There were still 1,326 new cases of covid-19 in Brighton and Hove in the...
Posted On 27 Jul 2021 at 12:01 am