Roots rock, blues and Americana night out in Brighton

Roots rock, blues and Americana tour-de-force Mike Ross has in the past eight years released a total of five solo albums. From 2014’s Americana tinged ‘Spindrift’, the heavily riffed blues found on ‘Jenny’s Place’ in 2013 to the sublime country rock of Nashville recorded ‘The...
Posted On 27 Aug 2021 at 6:56 pm

Driver arrested after man badly hurt in coast road crash

A driver has been arrested after a pedestrian was seriously injured in a crash on the A259 coast road. The crash happened by the Smuggler’s Rest pub in South Coast Road, Telscombe Cliffs, on Wednesday (25 August). And this afternoon (Friday 27 August) Sussex Police issued an...
Posted On 27 Aug 2021 at 5:27 pm

The Script announce Brighton Centre concert

The Script a journey that has included five UK No.1 albums, six billion streams, and over two million ticket sales with the release of the career-spanning greatest hits album ‘Tales From The Script’ on October 1st. The celebrations will extend deep into 2022 with the confirmation...
Posted On 27 Aug 2021 at 5:12 pm

Brighton man held as police seize drugs, cash and weapons

A 50-year-old man from Brighton has been held on suspicion of drug dealing in Hove. As he was arrested, officers said that they found more than £2,000 cash, more than 100 bags of cannabis, mobile phones and a bank card which they suspected was stolen. A property was searched...
Posted On 27 Aug 2021 at 2:14 pm

Brighton boy, 14, missing since Monday

UPDATE Georgie Maynard has been found safe, Sussex Police said. A 14-year-old boy from Brighton has been missing since Monday (23 August), Sussex Police said today. This afternoon (Friday 27 August) the force issued a public appeal for help finding him. Police said: “Have you...
Posted On 27 Aug 2021 at 1:01 pm

Missing boy, 14, found safe

A missing 14-year-old boy has been found safe, Sussex Police said. The force issued a public appeal for help finding Joe Watts who they believed was in the Peacehaven and Newhaven area. The appeal was made on Wednesday (25 August) and within 24 hours the boy was found. Sussex...
Posted On 27 Aug 2021 at 11:12 am

New covid case numbers in Brighton and Hove remain stubbornly high

The number of new coronavirus cases in Brighton and Hove has fallen slightly again but remains at a stubbornly high level, according to public health officials. In the seven days to Sunday (22 August) there were 1,232 new covid-19 cases in Brighton and Hove, down from 1,290 in...
Posted On 27 Aug 2021 at 10:56 am