Art-rock, psychedelic post punk band heads to Brighton

It just might be a decent plan to head on out this coming Monday (21st February) to check out Trupa Trupa who are playing live at the Green Door Store in Brighton. Psychedelic post-punk art-rock band Trupa Trupa released their new album ‘B FLAT A’ last week. With ‘B...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 7:56 pm

Cabbies told to steer clear of front of Brighton Station

Taxi drivers have been reminded not to wait in front of Brighton Station after a number of complaints. Brighton and Hove City Council sent the reminder to cabbies because a small number have been spotted waiting in Queen’s Road on zig-zags, double yellow lines and at bus stops....

Rethink cuts to vital service for tackling disadvantage among young people

It’s budget time again at the council. Officers and councillors are busy struggling with how best to deal with an estimated budget shortfall in the next financial year of over £18 million. This follows on from many years of savage cuts in funding by the Conservative government to...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 6:18 pm

The Stranglers return to Brighton on their ‘Final Full Tour’ in memory of Dave Greenfield

THE STRANGLERS + RUTS DC – BRIGHTON DOME 17.2.22 Formed in Guildford in 1974, The Stranglers started out as regulars on the London pub-rock circuit. With an uncompromising attitude and energetic live shows, they soon became associated with the burgeoning punk movement. Older and...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 5:12 pm

The Mysterines announce Resident instore gig for debut album

2022 marks the release of Merseyside alt rockers The Mysterines’ debut album ‘Reeling’, due March 11th 2022 via Fiction Records. Today they share the final single from the record, ‘Dangerous’. Watch the video HERE. Imbued with brawny blues rock and infectious britpop...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 12:54 pm

How the council is pouring your money down the drain

This budget, the chickens have come home to roost, with the costly impact of poor policy decisions made by councillors beginning to catch up with Brighton and Hove. We’ve seen an increase in government grants this year and there should have been no shortfall. However, a...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 11:39 am

Ed Sheeran sells out 2 shows at Brighton’s Concorde 2 in seconds!

We knew something BIG was going down at the ever-popular Concorde 2 music venue in Brighton. Turns out that the venue, which is located at 286a Madeira Drive, BN2 1EN, have only gone and trumped their 10th September 2014 intimate gig from the Foo Fighters. This time around they...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 11:36 am

Storm Eunice delays jury deliberations in Bill Henham murder trial

The judge presiding at the Bill Henham murder trial has told the jury to resume its deliberations on Monday (21 February) after Storm Eunice has subsided. Sir John Cavanagh, known as Mr Justice Cavanagh, adjourned the case after the Met Office raised the alert level from an amber...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 10:56 am

Rare red wind warning for Brighton and Hove issued by Met Office

The Met Office has issued a rare “red” warning as Storm Eunice brings high winds and poses a risk to life across Brighton and Hove and the surrounding area. Several schools and colleges have closed and Network Rail said: “Storm Eunice will severely disrupt travel today.” Trains...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 9:48 am

Number of new covid cases drops by a quarter in Brighton and Hove

The number of new coronavirus cases has fallen by almost a quarter in Brighton and Hove in a week. The figures for new covid-19 cases in the seven days to Friday 11 February dropped by 802 from 3,396 to 2,594. This was a decrease from a rate of 1,164 cases for every 100,000...
Posted On 18 Feb 2022 at 1:06 am
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