Holiday Ghosts set to play two Brighton concerts

FatCat Records’ latest signings Holiday Ghosts have announced that they are set to perform no less than 17 concerts between now and the end of the year, with two of those being performed right here in Brighton. These are in support of their latest album ‘North Street Air’ which...
Posted On 08 Oct 2021 at 7:25 pm

Sex attacker targets woman in Brighton early this morning

A sex attacker assaulted a woman in Brighton in the early hours of this morning (Friday 8 October), Sussex Police said. The force said: “Detectives are seeking witnesses as part of an investigation into a late-night sexual assault on a woman in Brighton city centre. “Just after...
Posted On 08 Oct 2021 at 6:51 pm

Acid attack doctor shares her pain and disbelief

The doctor from Brighton who was injured in an acid attack on the doorstep of her home has shared her grief and disbelief. Milad Rouf, 25, wore a disguise when he threw suphuric acid in the face of Rym Alaoui in the doorway of her Steine Gardens hoe in Brighton in May. ...
Posted On 08 Oct 2021 at 6:36 pm

Steve Hackett ‘Genesis revisited’ concert at Brighton Dome

STEVE HACKETT – BRIGHTON DOME 7.10.21 Steve Hackett has finally been able to perform his ‘Steve Hackett Genesis Revisited -Seconds Out & More!’ tour after a slight interlude due to the small issue of a global pandemic! He is performing at thirty one UK dates which...
Posted On 08 Oct 2021 at 5:10 pm

American rock band Porcelain Hill bring their blues, classic rock, and soul to Hove

PORCELAIN HILL + WAIT FOR THE RIVER + SILVER BULLET – THE BRUNSWICK, HOVE 7.10.21 US Rock and Rollers Porcelain Hill made their Brighton & Hove debut last night at The Brunswick which is located at 1 Holland Road, Hove, BN3 1JF. Also on the bill were local band Silver...
Posted On 08 Oct 2021 at 2:54 pm

Brighton cash machine robbery suspect charged

A man has been charged with robbing a woman at a cash machine in Brighton. Sussex Police said today (Friday 8 October): “Police have arrested and charged a man in connection with the robbery of a woman at a cash point in Brighton. “Officers were called to a Sainsbury’s store in...
Posted On 08 Oct 2021 at 2:02 pm

Universal credit cut ‘could harm 30,000’ in Brighton and Hove, warns council leader

The ending of the £20-a-week uplift to universal credit “could harm a massive 30,000 people in Brighton and Hove”, the leader of the council warned yesterday (Thursday 7 October). Green councillor Phélim Mac Cafferty said: “The impact will be particularly felt by children, with...
Posted On 08 Oct 2021 at 9:53 am

Hove venue given deadline to instal lift for disabled access

Campaigners fighting for improved disabled access to buildings and public spaces have asked why a Hove seafront restaurant was allowed to open without a lift to its roof terrace. Pippa Hodge, from Brighton Access for Disabled Groups Everywhere (BADGE), asked Brighton and Hove...

Dramatic pause? Councillors delay decision on Brighton school’s plans for new theatre

A private school’s plans for a 400-seat theatre and performing arts centre will have to wait after councillors raised several concerns about the scheme. They want to hear more about Brighton College’s proposals because of concerns about the lack of disabled access to a balcony,...

Only one flat in two new blocks to be fully wheelchair-accessible

A developer has been granted planning permission to have step-free wheelchair-accessible flats in just one of its proposed two blocks. WSE Property Services already has permission to build two three-storey blocks with 12 flats on the site of the former Meeting House in Park...