Carers and cleaners face fines for putting out residents’ rubbish, warns councillor

Carers and cleaners face fines for putting out residents’ rubbish, a councillor has warned, after a council litter cop said it would be classed as commercial waste. A second councillor has also taken up the cause of domestic cleaners and domiciliary carers, with fears that...

Aldi drops plan for Hove store next to bypass

Discount supermarket chain Aldi has withdrawn its planning application to build a store in Hove next to the A27 Brighton bypass. The company emailed Brighton and Hove City Council yesterday (Wednesday 26 January) to withdraw its application after officials advised councillors not...
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 8:27 pm

Police hunt robber with links to Brighton

Police are hunting a man who was jailed for robbery and who has links to Brighton. Liam McGuicken, 39, is wanted for recall to prison, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Thursday 27 January). The force said: “Police in Sussex are searching for 39-year-old Liam McGuicken, who is...
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 6:26 pm

Jail threat for conspiracy theorist who plagued Brighton anti-lockdown campaigner

A conspiracy theorist has been banned from contacting the woman he ran a leading anti-lockdown organisation with after he bombarded her with messages. Louise Creffield broke down at Brighton Magistrates Court yesterday after Philip Graham, 34, was told he could only contact her...
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 5:11 pm

The Cribs announce Brighton concert date

The Cribs who released their eighth album, ‘Night Network’, back in November 2020, have now announced a local concert here in Brighton. The performance will take place at CHALK in Pool Valley on Saturday 12th March 2022. Purchase your tickets HERE or from your usual ticket agent....
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 5:07 pm

The Wedding Present hit The Old Market in Hove

THE WEDDING PRESENT – THE OLD MARKET, HOVE 23.1.22 What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon than in the company of The Wedding Present at The Old Market in Hove? Today is the launch event for their ‘24 Songs’ project, whereby they will release a seven inch single every...
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 4:37 pm

Stay Sick party at the Brighton Tattoo Convention

STAY SICK returns for a one off night of rock n roll kicks on the final evening of the 2022 Brighton Tattoo Convention! This special one-off STAY SICK party is being held in Auditorium 2 of the Brighton Centre on Sunday 20th February from 8pm to 1am. Expect killer bands, DJs, and...
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 2:44 pm

Brighton seafront road closed and buildings evacuated as flames rise from A259 manhole

Flames and smoke coming up out of a manhole on the A259 in Brighton led to the closure of the seafront road during the rush hour last night. A number of buildings in King’s Road were evacuated as firefighters tackled the underground blaze. Among those evacuated were the England...
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 11:56 am

Toads Hole Valley developer steps up the pressure

The Toads Hole Valley developer has stepped up the pressure on the council and neighbours with two new moves. The developer has said that it will appeal to the government because its plans have not been decided within the legal time limit. And the consortium has also submitted a...
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 10:16 am

Paloma Faith to headline Pride’s ‘We Are Fabuloso’ Sunday fundraiser

Today, Brighton & Hove Pride have announced that double platinum and BRIT award-winning artist Paloma Faith is confirmed as headliner on Sunday 7th August 2022 for We Are Fabuloso, Brighton & Hove Pride’s official fundraiser for the Brighton Rainbow Fund. Known for her...
Posted On 27 Jan 2022 at 10:00 am
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