Plans to rip green tiles off listed Brighton pub

A pub company wants to rip historic green tiles from the outside of a locally listed Brighton pub. Stonegate has applied for permission to remove the tiles from the Montreal Arms in Albion Hill, claiming it is vital to the pub’s economic future. The pub’s lease is...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 5:57 pm

Another music venue is set to close!

This afternoon, it has been officially announced that another Sussex concert venue is to close. The doors could be shutting for the final time on 6th November 2021 as the owners of ten years of Bar 42 situated near the pier at 42 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3QA have decided to...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 3:37 pm

Audiobooks announce new album and Brighton record store performance

audiobooks (note the spelling without the capital ‘A’) consist of Evangeline Ling and Anglesey born Welsh musician and studio producer/sound engineer David Wrench. They are rather interesting people, as David has previously won the BBC Radio Cymru C2 ‘Producer of the Year’ award...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 3:08 pm

Hurry! Few remaining tickets for the DJ Shadow Brighton show

DJ Shadow, who has in excess of one million Facebook followers, will only be playing a mere three ‘uplifting’ concerts this year and one of them is right here in town! The venue of choice is the timeless Brighton Dome, where he will be blasting out the tracks and filling the...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 11:51 am

Dealer who used girl as drugs courier jailed for eight years

A drug dealer who used a 14-year-old girl as a courier to transport drugs from London to Brighton has been jailed. Michael Ajanaku was caught after the teenager was spotted trying to avoid a metal detection arch at Brighton Station in September 2019. As British Transport Police...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 11:27 am

Armed burglars chased by police helicopter

The police helicopter helped in a search for armed burglars forcing their way into a Moulsecoomb house last night. NPAS Redhill was heard hovering over the Withdean and Westdene areas  and other parts of of Brighton and Hove from about midnight. Sussex Police said this afternoon:...
Posted On 13 Sep 2021 at 10:28 am

I Wanna Go Where The Wildhearts Go

THE WILDHEARTS + THOSE DAMN CROWS + BEACH RIOT – CHALK, BRIGHTON 11.9.21 Well, it’s been a long time coming, pandemic and all that. Still, The Wildhearts are finally back in Brighton, with a mid-way stop on their current UK tour celebrating the release last Friday of...
Posted On 12 Sep 2021 at 5:36 pm

Brighton racehorse owner Andy Stewart passes away aged 70

Andy Stewart who owned multiple Cheltenham winner Big Bucks has passed away aged 70 in Guernsey. He died following complications after suffering a fall while on holiday in Barbados earlier this year, according to the Racing Post. Mr Stewart owned property in the Withdean area of...
Posted On 12 Sep 2021 at 5:09 pm

Sex attacker assaults woman in Brighton street

A woman was assaulted by a sex attacker in a Brighton street in the early hours of yesterday morning (Saturday 11 September). Sussex Police said this afternoon (Sunday 12 September): “Police are seeking witnesses to a sexual assault on a woman in a Brighton street. “At about...
Posted On 12 Sep 2021 at 2:51 pm

5 things we’ve learnt since Brighton & Hove Albion moved back into the Champions League places after beating Brentford

1) Although not confirmed, it is likely that the absence of Pascal Gross and Enock Mwepu from the squad was covid related. If not injured, Gross would surely be the first name on the team sheet after Yves Bissouma at the moment. 2) The government look set to announce they are...
Posted On 12 Sep 2021 at 11:37 am