Shoreham fishing boat detained by French

A fishing boat that operates out of Shoreham has been detained by the French authorities in the Normandy port of Le Havre. The Scottish owner, Macduff Shellfish, said: “On Wednesday 27 October, Macduff’s scallop vessel Cornelis was boarded by the French authorities and ordered...
Posted On 28 Oct 2021 at 9:33 pm

Bonobo to start UK tour here in Brighton

Bonobo has announced ‘Fragments’, a new album that will be released 14th January 2022 (Ninja Tune), along with a 2022 world tour. Along with this announcement, Bonobo has also shared the lead single ‘Rosewood’. ‘Fragments’ is the most emotionally intense record that he (aka Simon...
Posted On 28 Oct 2021 at 5:26 pm

Trans row professor quits Sussex University after ‘horrible time’

A professor at the centre of a row over her views on gender identity is leaving Sussex University. Kathleen Stock, a professor of philosophy at Sussex University, faced calls to be sacked amid accusations of transphobia. But earlier this month, Sussex vice-chancellor Adam Tickell...

Covid cases up by a third in Brighton and Hove

The number of new coronavirus cases has risen by a third in Brighton and Hove in a single week. This afternoon (Thursday 28 October), Brighton and Hove City Council said that the covid-19 rate had gone up in all age groups. There were 1,232 cases in the seven days to last Friday...
Posted On 28 Oct 2021 at 4:37 pm

Brighton and Hove named as one of Britain’s greenest cities despite poor recycling rate

Brighton and Hove has been named as one of Britain’s greenest cities in a new study commissioned by one of the country’s biggest banks. The study analysed and ranked the 25 most populous cities in Britain against 17 criteria and found that Brighton and Hove was the fourth...
Posted On 28 Oct 2021 at 4:17 pm

Bastille announce Brighton concert as part of UK arena tour

Bastille are pleased to announce the first leg of the, ‘Give Me The Future’ tour 2022 – a headline tour for April 2022 with a run of shows across major cities including the Brighton Centre, London’s The O2, Manchester AO Arena and Birmingham O2 Academy. Artist presale...
Posted On 28 Oct 2021 at 3:59 pm