Alsop helps Sussex Sharks to victory over holders Kent

Vitality Blast holders Kent have now lost three South Group games out of three after Tom Alsop hit a scintillating 65 not out from 30 balls in his first T20 innings for Sussex. Alsop, on loan from Hampshire, hauled the Sharks up to 171 for 5 at the First Central County Ground and...

England opener helps Southern Vipers to fourth cup win

England opener Danni Wyatt cracked 76 from 44 balls at Trent Bridge as Southern Vipers made it four wins from four in the Charlotte Edwards Cup, which all but guarantees their place at next month’s finals day. Lightning, who suffered a third defeat in four, were bowled out for...

The Hollies hit Brighton for 60th anniversary tour

THE HOLLIES – BRIGHTON CENTRE 28.5.22 The Hollies are probably one of the most iconic bands of the 1960s and are up there with the likes of The Beatles. Their string of hits represents an extraordinary legacy of 1960s and 70s music. Since the Hollies released their first...
Posted On 29 May 2022 at 11:46 am

Brighton venue to host free wellness festival

A Brighton venue is to host a wellness festival tomorrow (Monday 30 May) as the half-term holiday week gets under way. Moulsecoomb Community Leisure Centre has teamed up with an impressive array of organisations for the free event, with activities, food, advice, support and...
Posted On 29 May 2022 at 7:40 am

Made in Portslade – local firm branches out for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee centrepiece

A Portslade firm was the primary contractor creating the “Tree of Trees” sculpture designed by Thomas Heatherwick and installed outside Buckingham Palace this week. The firm, Millimetre, made and installed the 69ft (21-metre) sculpture, which includes 350 British-grown trees, as...
Posted On 29 May 2022 at 5:50 am

Hove teen jailed for running a ‘county line’

A Hove teenager was jailed after being caught running a “county line” during a specialist police operation. Jake de Moor, 19, of Sackville Road, Hove, was found to be the controller of the “Zeus” line which had been operating in Brighton and Hove since 2018. He was one of 64...
Posted On 29 May 2022 at 12:10 am

Brighton charity chief urges Prime Minister to scrap no-fault evictions

The chief executive of a Brighton charity has called on the Prime Minister to scrap no-fault evictions as Platinum Jubilee present to private renters. Andy Winter, who runs BHT Sussex, formerly Brighton Housing Trust, has written to Boris Johnson urging him first to suspend and...
Posted On 29 May 2022 at 12:05 am