Nick Mason’s Saucerful Of Secrets – Brighton gig report

NICK MASON’S SAUCERFUL OF SECRETS – BRIGHTON DOME CONCERT HALL 26.4.22 This performance at the Brighton Dome from Pink Floyd’s drummer with his other band ‘Saucerful Of Secrets’ was originally scheduled to be played in April 2020, but had to be rescheduled twice, but...
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 4:40 pm

Two men mug Portslade boy

Police are appealing for information after a teenager was assaulted in Portslade at around 3pm on Saturday April 16. Officers attended the scene in Gardner Road after a report was made stating a boy of around 15-years-old had been attacked by two men. The two suspects attempted...
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 2:26 pm

Flurry of seals on the beach baffles wildlife experts

A clutch of seals being found on the beach in Sussex is baffling wildlife experts. An injured Grey Seal pup was rescued from Hove beach on Monday afternoon and treated for flipper wounds. Just three days earlier, another Grey Seal was rescued from Eastbourne beach. And East...
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 2:07 pm

Gene Loves Jezebel play rare Brighton gig

GENE LOVES JEZEBEL + SCARE TAXI – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 24.4.22 Jay Aston’s Gene Loves Jezebel Gene Loves Jezebel are a British rock band formed in the early 1980s by identical twin brothers Jay (born John) and Michael Aston. Gene Loves Jezebel’s best-known...
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 1:39 pm

Hove beacon to be lit for Platinum Jubilee

The beacon on Hove seafront will glow once again as part of the city’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. The beacon, on the Western Esplanade near the beach huts, will be lit on Thursday 2 June, beginning a weekend of celebrations in the city to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee....
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 1:11 pm

Dog owners vow to fight Waterhall dog controls

Dog walkers are preparing to fight a proposed ban on letting their pets run free on a new council nature reserve. Councillors last month voted to designate the former Waterhall golf course and adjoining land as an official nature reserve. Brighton and Hove City Council’s...
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 12:59 pm

Teenage grandson admits killing Brighton restaurant boss Sue Addis but blames psychosis, jury told

The grandson of Brighton restaurant boss Sue Addis has admitted stabbing her to death but he blamed paranoid psychosis, a jury was told this morning (Wednesday 27 April). Pietro Addis, 19, of Radinden Manor Road, Hove, is accused of murdering his 69-year-old grandmother on...
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 10:57 am

Would-be bike thieves caught on camera

Two would-be motorbike thieves were caught on camera trying to steal a bike from outside Whitehawk bus depot. The pair pulled up on a moped beside Wayne Page’s BMW F900R SE on Wednesday, 13 April and tried to snap off the steering lock. Meanwhile, they had been spotted by a...
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 10:08 am

Grandson of Brighton restaurant boss Sue Addis to go on trial today charged with her murder

The 19-year-old grandson of Brighton restaurant boss Sue Addis is due to go on trial today (Wednesday 27 April) charged with her murder. Addis denies murder. He has admitted manslaughter. A jury is expected to spend the next eight to ten days trying the case. The teenager, of...
Posted On 27 Apr 2022 at 12:10 am

Changes sought to plans to turn family home in Hove into flats

Plans to demolish a family home in Hove and replace it with a block of 10 flats are due to go back before councillors next week. The plans were originally turned down by Brighton and Hove City Council’s Planning Committee in 2018 after more than 200 people objected to the scheme...