At least three Brighton and Hove Albion players test positive for covid

At least three Brighton and Hove Albion players have tested positive for covid-19 as the club prepares to play Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Amex on Wednesday (15 December). Albion boss Graham Potter said that there were “three or four” positive tests among his playing squad,...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 8:30 pm

Triptych 2022 to take place in Brighton next month

Triptych is a series of three music events and three EP record releases brought to you by Brighton’s ‘Love Thy Neighbour’ label and promoters. The events run on Thursday 27th, Friday 28th and Saturday 29th January 2022 and are all held at The Hope & Ruin located on Queens...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 6:55 pm

Seafront roads closed as firefighters tackle blaze

A fire has broken out in a home in Regency Square on Brighton seafront this afternoon. At least five fire engines are on the scene, and road closures are being put in place. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service has asked people to avoid the area. Firefighters have been seen...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 3:11 pm

Millie Manders & The Shutup telling truths and breaking ties at The Brunswick

MILLIE MANDERS & THE SHUTUP + JØRA THE FØRTUNETELLER – THE BRUNSWICK, HOVE 10.12.21 It’s wonderful to see promoters and bands making use of some of the great venues we have here in Hove, rather than plumping for the usual suspects around central Brighton. The...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 2:31 pm

Walk-in vaccination session ‘runs out of doses’

One of only three walk-in vaccination sessions in Brighton and Hove this week had to turn scores of people away this morning after running out of doses, it’s been reported. Prime minister Boris Johnson last night urged people to get vaccinated in readiness for a...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 12:58 pm

Shed Seven postpone Brighton Dome concert due to members of tour party testing positive for Covid

The acclaimed York five piece and one of the leading lights of Britpop, Shed Seven, have released a statement regarding their forthcoming concerts which includes the Brighton Dome show scheduled for Tuesday 14th December. It reads thus: Those that have tickets for the Brighton...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 12:43 pm

Brighton panto postponed for a year

Brighton Centre has postponed its panto, Aladdin, for a year because of uncertainty over the new Omicron covid variant. E3, the production company, says it’s “deeply saddened” but the health and safety of its cast, crew and audience areits primary concern. CEO...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 12:05 pm

Unbelievable: paving slabs replaced with ‘cheaper’ tarmac

Ripping up paving slabs and replacing them with tarmac has been dubbed “unbelievable” by the Brighton Society. Brighton and Hove City Council has been replacing what they say were an uneven mish-mash of slabs and concrete with an even slick of tarmac in Preston Drove...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 10:17 am

Bikeshare membership price goes up

The cost of an annual membership to Brighton’s BTN BikeShare scheme will change next month. From Monday, 17 January, the price of an annual membership will increase by £5 from £72 a year to £77 a year. Corporate discounts on annual memberships will also rise by £5. This is the...
Posted On 13 Dec 2021 at 10:03 am