Bring people together to tackle racism rather than back divisive council approach

Brighton and Hove City Council cannot and must not be allowed to marginalise, misrepresent or silence the voices of black and ethnic minority parents and residents who oppose their anti-racist schools strategy. On Monday 7 March I submitted a deputation calling on the council to...
Posted On 12 Mar 2022 at 7:29 pm

Franz Ferdinand play intimate Brighton concert

FRANZ FERDINAND – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 11.3.22 Franz Ferdinand are a Scottish rock band formed in Glasgow in 2001. The band is one of the more popular post-punk revival bands, garnering multiple UK top 20 hits. They have been nominated for several Grammy Awards and have...

Gentleman’s Dub Club put on ‘High Grade’ show in Brighton

GENTLEMAN’S DUB CLUB + KIKO BUN – CHALK, BRIGHTON 11.3.22 We arrived at the Chalk venue in Brighton during a massive downpour and thus entered the establishment in possibly not the right frame of mind. That soon dissipated as we located the bar and our chums and then set up...
Posted On 12 Mar 2022 at 4:31 pm

Here are ways to help Ukraine

Don’t feel helpless about Ukraine. There are plenty of ways we can all help. In these difficult times, our hearts and thoughts are with the people there who have been thrust into a warzone through no fault of their own as a result of the illegal invasion by Vladimir Putin – and...
Posted On 12 Mar 2022 at 4:14 pm

Five no stars – sorry Brighton & Hove Albion lose again

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Liverpool 2 Despite playing well again, Albion lost again and failed to score again. They gave away a penalty again and failed to convert easy chances again. It was the Seagulls’ fifth Premier League loss in a row. Albion did start quite brightly...
Posted On 12 Mar 2022 at 2:24 pm

Car crash in Portslade leaves pedestrian dead

A pedestrian died in a car crash in Portslade last night (Friday 11 March). He was named locally as 44-year-old Ronnie Herriot. The crash happened in Old Shoreham Road between the A293 Link Road and the Southern Cross traffic lights, at the Trafalgar Road and Locks Hill...
Posted On 12 Mar 2022 at 1:36 pm

The Mysterines get ‘Under Your Skin’

THE MYSTERINES – RESIDENT, BRIGHTON 9.3.22 Merseyside alt-rockers The Mysterines roll up tonight at Brighton’s Resident Records for a stripped-back set to showcase new tunes from their eagerly awaited debut album ‘Reeling’, which came out yesterday, Friday 11th March...
Posted On 12 Mar 2022 at 1:10 pm

Premier League Match Day 28 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Liverpool

Brighton and Hove Albion take on title-chasing Liverpool at the Amex today (Saturday 12 March). Tariq Lamptey returns to the starting line up while Shane Duffy drops to the bench. Leandro Trossard and Yves Bissouma are also slated to start in the 12.30pm kick-off. Enock Mwepu...
Posted On 12 Mar 2022 at 11:58 am

Texas bring ‘Southside’ tour to Brighton

TEXAS – BRIGHTON CENTRE 11.3.22 The haunting sound of a slide guitar from the title track of ‘Southside’, introduces the Brighton Centre audience to the start of the Texas concert. The band came on stage, sat down and began with the first track from their debut 1989 No.3 UK...
Posted On 12 Mar 2022 at 11:47 am