David Keenan announces intimate show at Komedia Brighton

Praised songwriter David Keenan has revealed his second album ‘WHAT THEN?’ will be available on all streaming platforms from the 15th October and he has also announced an 11 date UK tour which takes in an appearance at Komedia Brighton in their Studio Bar on Wednesday 24th...
Posted On 29 Sep 2021 at 2:31 pm

Penelope Isles announce Brighton record store performance

Brighton based Penelope Isles have announced that they will be performing live in Brighton at the popular Resident music on Friday 5th November in support of their brand new album ‘Which Way To Happy’ which will be released on the same day. The band will also have a signing...
Posted On 29 Sep 2021 at 1:26 pm

Council has never met freedom of information targets, report reveals

A report into delayed responses to freedom of information requests has revealed the council has never hit the national target. Just two-thirds of freedom of information (FOI) requests made to Brighton, and Hove City Council were completed within the required 20 days in the last...

The Urban Voodoo Machine to play two Brighton gigs

We know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking: “Why should I care about The Urban Voodoo Machine? They’ve been around for ages, haven’t they? Aren’t they a novelty band who wears funny make-up? Don’t they sometimes play jazz? Aren’t half of them dead or something?” So...
Posted On 29 Sep 2021 at 11:00 am

Brighton concert venue change for Wendy James of Transvision Vamp

Wendy James of Transvision Vamp fame, has announced that she will now be performing live in Brighton on Thursday 30th September 2021 at Patterns which is located at 10 Marine Parade, BN2 1TL instead of the Concorde 2. This is just one of the 23 UK dates in support of her latest...
Posted On 28 Sep 2021 at 9:08 pm

Watch Yungblud or Faroe Island punk band play two second tune at Brighton gig…decisions, decisions!

JOE & THE SH*TBOYS + LAMBRINI GIRLS + DAGOBAH SISTERS – THE HOPE & RUIN, BRIGHTON 27.9.21 Well I suppose that you have guessed my choice of musical entertainment for last night here in Brighton by the line above! Yes I opted for the latter of the two options!...
Posted On 28 Sep 2021 at 8:43 pm

Couple subjected man to harrowing sustained attack, court hears

A man imprisoned his friend in his flat and hit him with glass bottles, a truncheon, a broom and a belt for several hours, a court heard today. Jamie Kendrick, 30, has already admitted seriously injuring Carl Willingham on the evening of 22 December, 2019, and is awaiting...
Posted On 28 Sep 2021 at 4:22 pm

Moonshine could be sold in paper bags to discourage street drinking

A liqueur company has offered to put the moonshine it hopes to sell at a pop-up shop into paper bags sealed with “drink at home” stickers to discourage street drinking. O’Donnell Moonshine originally hoped to open its shop at 5 Hanningtons Lane at the end of...

London Road redevelopment progresses

More plans to rebuild shops on London Road have been submitted as the latest big development nears completion. Developers JR Properties have applied for permission to knock down the two storey building previously occupied by Poundstretcher and put a four storey one in its place....
Posted On 28 Sep 2021 at 1:03 pm

Pregnant woman ‘pressured into unsuitable accommodation’

A pregnant woman at risk of eviction was pressured into taking unsuitable accommodation, a councillor said. East Brighton Labour councillor Nancy Platts raised the issue on behalf of the unnamed young woman who had received calls from housing officers saying if she did not move...