New covid case numbers rebound up again in Brighton and Hove

The number of new coronavirus cases in Brighton and Hove has bounced back up again in Brighton and Hove. The rise follows a spell where infection rates fell locally and in many parts of the country. But today, figures from Public Health England recorded a rise in the seven days...
Posted On 15 Nov 2021 at 8:01 pm

Busy Brighton road becomes dumping ground for cars displaced by new parking zone

Neighbours fear their road is being used as a dumping ground for cars by people without parking permits. Their fears have been prompted by an increase in drivers leaving vehicles on both sides on Davey Drive, in Hollingdean, in recent weeks, causing problems for buses on the...

Kid Kapichi’s ‘Big Sexy Tour’ reaches its climax in Brighton

KID KAPICHI + PROJECTOR + SNAYX – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 13.11.21 Hastings four-piece Kid Kapichi are very much a band on the rise. Playing glam-tinged contemporary rock with punk attitude, often expressed through angry, agit-pop lyrics, their energetic sound has found a...
Posted On 15 Nov 2021 at 2:51 pm

Sham 69 – Brighton concert report

SHAM 69 + CRIMINAL MIND – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 12.11.21 It’s been a long time coming, but finally, Sham 69 hit the Concorde 2, and they’ve brought Bristol bangers Criminal Mind along for the ride. I first caught Criminal Mind way back on the 30th of June 2017,...
Posted On 15 Nov 2021 at 2:16 pm

STOMP returns to the UK for a limited run of performances to raise funds for The Old Market

The international phenomenon that is STOMP is coming home to the city where it all began in early 2022 – all in the name of raising funds for a much-loved Brighton venue. The Old Market (TOM) will become the intimate home of STOMP from February to May 2022. The show is presented...
Posted On 15 Nov 2021 at 1:13 pm

Brighton tennis player follows in Raducanu’s footsteps

Brighton tennis player Sonay Kartal has won the domestic trophy that US Open winner Emma Raducanu credited with helping to propel her to global success. And Kartal, 20, said that she could follow in Raducanu’s footsteps, having overcome a number of injuries to claim the UK Pro...
Posted On 15 Nov 2021 at 10:47 am

Working Men’s Club special concert report

WORKING MEN’S CLUB + DJ MATTHEW HUM – O2 RITZ, MANCHESTER 12.11.21 Of all of the acts I witnessed performing live at the ‘Mutations Festival’ in Brighton from 4th to 7th November, Heavenly recording artists Working Men’s Club were my favourites. When I first noted their...
Posted On 15 Nov 2021 at 3:11 am