Hove residents set up petition to fight rooftop 5G mast

Neighbours fighting plans for a 5G mast on the roof of their block of flats have started a petition aimed at thwarting telecoms bosses. Vodafone and O2 wanted to put 12 masts and four dishes on the roof of Park Lodge, in Dyke Road, Hove, as well as seven cabinets in the communal...

Four arrested for drug driving in an hour in Rottingdean this morning

Four people were arrested for drug driving on the same stretch of the A259 coast road at Rottingdean within about an hour this morning (Wednesday 22 December). Our team had been out for just an hour before they made their fourth arrest for drug driving in #Rottingdean! If you...
Posted On 22 Dec 2021 at 6:54 pm

Brighton woman missing for a fortnight

A woman from Brighton has been missing for a fortnight, Sussex Police said today (Wednesday 22 December). The force said: “Police are concerned for Caitlin O’Sullivan, who has been reported missing from Brighton. “The 24-year-old was last seen in St James’s Street on Wednesday 8...
Posted On 22 Dec 2021 at 6:24 pm

It’s ‘Paradise’ with ‘Suzanne’, ‘Annabelle’ and Creeper

CREEPER + HOLDING ABSENCE + WARGASM + STATIC DRESS – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 16.12.21 Formed in Southampton, Creeper have come on quite a journey over the past few years and have graced the stage at all the major festivals, including killer performances at Download and the...
Posted On 22 Dec 2021 at 5:56 pm

Hove man charged with burglary and having an axe as a weapon

A man from Hove has been charged with aggravated burglary and having an axe as a weapon, Sussex Police said today (Wednesday 22 December). The force said: “Police have charged a man in connection with a burglary in Portslade in which intruders broke into a house and threatened...
Posted On 22 Dec 2021 at 5:19 pm

Thousands more have covid booster jab in Brighton and Hove

Tens of thousands of people in Brighton and Hove have had a booster dose of the coronavirus vaccine in the past week, according to new figures. The booster jab campaign has been scaled up in recent days amid concern over the spread of the omicron variant, with daily covid-19...
Posted On 22 Dec 2021 at 5:08 pm

New homes will worsen jams, says Hove man behind petition

Traffic jams could worsen on already congested roads, according to a new petition pleading for a review of the local network. The extra traffic is expected as thousands of new homes are built, including just over 1,000 planned for Toads Hole Valley, in Hove. The plans for Toads...

Under-age drink sales prompt Brighton and Hove police warning to shop bosses

Two businesses sold alcoholic drinks to under-age teenagers during a series of test purchases in Brighton and Hove organised by Sussex Police, the force said today (Wednesday 22 December). It was the second test in a row to have been failed by both premises. Four other businesses...
Posted On 22 Dec 2021 at 3:39 pm

Christmas in Hastings at the Kid Kapichi ‘works party’

KID KAPICHI + GLITCHERS – THE CRYPT, HASTINGS 21.12.21 It’s been quite a year for Kid Kapichi. The Hastings four-piece have continued to build on their impressive reputation with a searingly hot fusion of contemporary rock and classic punk attitude, pumping out glam-tinged...
Posted On 22 Dec 2021 at 2:58 pm