Do developers deliberately delay building homes so they benefit from rising prices?

For many years in this country property developers have been accused of land-banking – the practice of deliberately delaying building properties with planning permission so that prices are higher when they finish, making more profit. Michael Gove, the secretary of state...
Posted On 01 May 2022 at 8:06 pm

Sussex settle for draw as Durham bat through final day

Openers Sean Dickson and Alex Lees compiled the fourth highest partnership in Durham’s history as their LV= County Championship match against Sussex at Hove predictably petered out to a draw. They put on 313 for the first wicket, with Dickson making 186 – his highest score for...

Man dies after police crash on A259 coast road

A man has died after a police vehicle crashed on the A259 coast road in Peacehaven late last night (Saturday 30 April). Sussex Police said: “A man has sadly died after being in a collision with a police vehicle on the A259 at Peacehaven just after 11.10pm on Saturday (30 April...
Posted On 01 May 2022 at 3:36 pm

Honeyglaze dish up a sweet sound at Resident

HONEYGLAZE – RESIDENT, BRIGHTON 30.4.22 Saturday saw Honeyglaze promote their debut self-titled album at Resident. I’d caught them supporting Sunflower Bean at The Electric Ballroom a few weeks ago and was excited to be seeing them again. Formed around the start of the...
Posted On 01 May 2022 at 12:53 pm

Basically there’s ‘No One’ like Johnny Moped

JOHNNY MOPED + THE ALBANIAN FISH BROTHERS – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 30.4.22 I can assure you that it’s certainly no accident that the 77 minute epic documentary titled ‘Basically, Johnny Moped’ is rated a high 7.5 on IMDb. It’s a funny and often moving account of one of...
Posted On 01 May 2022 at 9:22 am