Brighton tenants accuse council of failing to fix draughty and leaking windows

Windows that are faulty and beyond repair are not being replaced, according to people living in blocks of flats owned by Brighton and Hove City Council. But perfectly good windows are being replaced, they said, according to meeting papers for the council’s East Area Housing...

Punk band The Chisel are heading to Brighton with ‘Retaliation’ – You’ve been warned!

The Chisel features a crew of members with long-term associations to the London punk scene, namely Cal (vocals), Charlie (guitar), Nick (drums), Luke (guitar) and Tom (bass). They formed in early 2020 and quickly secured a reputation as one of the most exciting bands from a pool...
Posted On 10 Feb 2022 at 10:11 pm

Number of new covid cases falls in Brighton and Hove

The number of new coronavirus cases in Brighton and Hove appears to be in retreat again although the rate of infection is higher than the regional and national average. Brighton and Hove City Council said today (Thursday 10 February): “In the seven days up to Saturday 5 Februa...
Posted On 10 Feb 2022 at 9:54 pm

Stone Broken to close UK tour here in Brighton

British rock band Stone Broken have rescheduled their 12 date ‘Revelation Tour’ and this will now take place throughout April and May 2022 in support of their third studio album. The quartet formed in 2013 and comprises of Rich Moss (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Chris Davis (lead...
Posted On 10 Feb 2022 at 8:48 pm

Vegan burger bar blames mix up for selling drinks without a licence

Alcohol should never have been on sale at a new vegan burger bar in the centre of Brighton, a manager said. But prosecco, beer and canned gin and tonic were put in a fridge for a promotional video for Flower Burger in North Street, Brighton. Trilock Seebundhun, general manager of...

Larkin Poe looking for ‘Kindred Spirits’ in Brighton

Larkin Poe is an American roots rock band originally from north Georgia, currently based in Nashville, Tennessee, and fronted by sisters Rebecca Lovell and Megan Lovell. Featuring strong southern harmonies, heavy electric guitar riffs, and slide guitar, they are often touted as...
Posted On 10 Feb 2022 at 6:13 pm

Brighton concert by Bears In Trees close to selling out

English folk punk band Bears In Trees are heading out on a select nine date UK tour this month, which includes an appearance on Valentine’s Day here in Brighton at the popular CHALK venue which is located in Pool Valley. The quartet formed in a south London basement in late 2014....
Posted On 10 Feb 2022 at 4:32 pm

Millie Manders & The Shutup announce return to Brighton & Hove

Millie Manders And The Shutup played their first full headline UK tour last autumn in celebration of the release of their debut album, ‘Telling Truths, Breaking Ties’. Most of the tour, which included several O2 Academy shows, was sold out and cemented the band’s position as one...
Posted On 10 Feb 2022 at 3:35 pm

Wanted man hands himself in to police in Brighton after local publicity

A wanted man has handed himself in to police in Brighton after publicity about his case. Liam McGuicken, 39, who was wanted for recall to prison, was arrested. Sussex Police said: “Thank you to everyone who shared our wanted appeal regarding Liam McGuicken, 39, from Sussex. “He...
Posted On 10 Feb 2022 at 2:49 pm

Glasvegas ‘The World Is Yours’ – Brighton gig report

GLASVEGAS + CRUEL HEARTS CLUB – CHALK, BRIGHTON 8.2.22 My memories of Glasvegas are from Glastonbury in front of 50 + thousand people. Tonight is a very different intimate show of around 200 people on the 5th night of their rescheduled 13 night ‘Prize Machine’ tour to...
Posted On 10 Feb 2022 at 2:23 pm
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