Here’s ‘Temptation’ … a Brighton concert by Heaven 17

Synthpop legends, Heaven 17, are looking forward to heading on down to Brighton seafront once again. They will be performing live on Saturday 28th May 2022 at the ever popular Concorde 2 on Madeira Drive, where they last appeared there back on 10th June 2017. The Brighton &...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 9:36 pm

Fancy some reggae sounds…..then Steel Pulse have the answer!

Steel Pulse are a roots reggae band that were formed in Birmingham back in 1975, specifically the inner city area of Handsworth, which has many Afro-Caribbean, Indian and other Asian migrants. They actually came together at Handsworth Wood Boys School, and were composed of David...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 8:38 pm

Soul Legends unite for all-star ‘Giants of Soul’ UK tour

The ‘Giants of Soul Tour’ is on its way and ready to come to a venue near you from September to October 2022 and is a must see, must hear, for all soul lovers who remember what the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s meant to the genre. The Brighton Centre will host the event on 2nd October...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 6:17 pm

Telecoms company appeals after councillors reject 5G roof masts

A telecoms company has appealed after its plans to put 5G phone masts on the roof of a block of flats in Hove were turned down. And now neighbours are stepping up their campaign against the proposal by Waldon Telecom, which is acting for the mobile phone companies EE and Three....

A day in the life of the Theatre Royal

A Brighton photographer who spent a day documenting life behind the scenes at the Theatre Royal says he had no idea how much work goes into putting on a show there. Danny Fitzpatrick, who created the Faces of Brighton exhibition that was shown at Brighton Station in 2016, wanted...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 5:41 pm

Pop-music-agitator Dorian Electra coming to Brighton

Pop-music-agitator Dorian Electra will shortly be embarking on their ‘My Agenda’ UK/EU tour and they will be playing a show at Brighton’s Patterns on Sunday 10th April. Following the success of Dorian’s critically-acclaimed 2020 project ‘My Agenda‘ in which they...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 5:12 pm

Hove man jailed for driving stolen cars with false number plates

A man from Hove has been jailed for driving stolen cars worth tens of thousands of pounds with false number plates. Robert Thompson, 35, of Palmeira Mansions, Church Road, Hove, pleaded guilty to five offences at Lewes Crown Court last Thursday (17 March). The judge, Mr Recorder...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 5:06 pm

From The Jam playing two Brighton shows at ‘From the Modern World’ event

The biggest ever collection of previously unseen The Jam & The Style Council memorabilia – ‘This Is The Modern World‘, launches in its spiritual home of Brighton on Saturday 30th July 2022 and runs through until Monday 31st August 2022. The event will be taking...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 3:32 pm

Hopes for the Chancellor’s spring statement

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, is due to make his spring statement tomorrow (Wednesday 23 March). I am hoping that he will announce measures that will have an immediate impact on alleviating the cost-of-living crisis and long-term changes to housing policy to...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 2:07 pm

Brighton dad running distance from Amex to Ukraine to raise aid money

A Brighton man is running the distance from Brighton to his wife’s hometown of Dnipro to raise money for aid they are delivering to the Ukrainian border. Anthony Seddon, 40, plans to tackle the “momentous” task of running the equivalent distance of Amex Stadium in Brighton to...
Posted On 22 Mar 2022 at 1:49 pm
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