Police detective secretly filmed 50 naked women in Brighton, London and Manchester

A police detective posed as a pilot to secretly film naked models at fake photo shoots in Brighton, London and Manchester. Detective Inspector Neil Corbel, 40, used spy cameras after arranging the fake shoots, a court in London was told today (Monday 13 September). The...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 8:48 pm

Councillors give verdict on whether historic Brighton pub can renew lapsed licence

Councillors have given their verdict on whether an historic Brighton pub can have a new licence after the owners inadvertently allowed the old one to lapse. As a result, Doctor Brighton’s is expected to reopen as the Star and Garter – the original name for the premises – in the...

Police arrest ice cream van man as they step up security before Labour conference

Police arrested a man selling ice cream from a van on Brighton seafront as they stepped up security in readiness for the Labour Party conference later this month. Sussex Police said this afternoon (Monday 13 September): “Police officers on patrol in Brighton have arrested a man...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 6:59 pm

Plans to ban bright house colours leave residents feeling blue

Plans to stop people in a Brighton neighbourhood painting their houses in bright colours have not gone down well with residents.  The new restrictions, known as article four directions, are proposed for the Queen’s Park Conservation Area, which is included in Historic...

Plans to rip green tiles off listed Brighton pub

A pub company wants to rip historic green tiles from the outside of a locally listed Brighton pub. Stonegate has applied for permission to remove the tiles from the Montreal Arms in Albion Hill, claiming it is vital to the pub’s economic future. The pub’s lease is...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 5:57 pm

Another music venue is set to close!

This afternoon, it has been officially announced that another Sussex concert venue is to close. The doors could be shutting for the final time on 6th November 2021 as the owners of ten years of Bar 42 situated near the pier at 42 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3QA have decided to...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 3:37 pm

Audiobooks announce new album and Brighton record store performance

audiobooks (note the spelling without the capital ‘A’) consist of Evangeline Ling and Anglesey born Welsh musician and studio producer/sound engineer David Wrench. They are rather interesting people, as David has previously won the BBC Radio Cymru C2 ‘Producer of the Year’ award...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 3:08 pm

Hurry! Few remaining tickets for the DJ Shadow Brighton show

DJ Shadow, who has in excess of one million Facebook followers, will only be playing a mere three ‘uplifting’ concerts this year and one of them is right here in town! The venue of choice is the timeless Brighton Dome, where he will be blasting out the tracks and filling the...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 11:51 am

Dealer who used girl as drugs courier jailed for eight years

A drug dealer who used a 14-year-old girl as a courier to transport drugs from London to Brighton has been jailed. Michael Ajanaku was caught after the teenager was spotted trying to avoid a metal detection arch at Brighton Station in September 2019. As British Transport Police...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 11:27 am

Armed burglars chased by police helicopter

The police helicopter helped in a search for armed burglars forcing their way into a Moulsecoomb house last night. NPAS Redhill was heard hovering over the Withdean and Westdene areas  and other parts of of Brighton and Hove from about midnight. Sussex Police said this afternoon:...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 10:28 am