Thunderstorm warning for Brighton and Hove

Thunder and lightning have been forecast, along with heavy overnight downpours across Brighton and Hove. Between a quarter of an inch and three quarters of an inch of rain is expected overnight, according to some forecasts. And the Met Office said: “Thunderstorms developing...
Posted On 04 Jun 2022 at 9:15 pm

Southern Vipers polish off the Northern Diamonds to book cup final place

Southern Vipers v Northern Diamonds at the Ageas Bowl Northern Diamonds 141-4 lost to Southern Vipers 144-4 by six wickets Sweet hitting from Danni Wyatt and Georgia Adams ensured the Southern Vipers completed the Charlotte Edwards Cup group stage with a 100 per cent record – and...

Fontaines DC – Brighton gig report

FONTAINES D.C. – CHALK, BRIGHTON 29.5.22 The first time I saw Fontaines D.C. they were third on the bill at the O2 Kentish Town supporting Shame and Sorry. They showed something special that night with a style of their own and confidence backed by a promise of more to come....
Posted On 04 Jun 2022 at 3:22 pm

Heaven 17 bring the party to Brighton – and ‘That’s No Lie’!

HEAVEN 17 + MAGNETIC SKIES – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 28.5.22 Originally due to play the venue almost exactly a year ago, Heaven 17 finally arrived at Brighton’s Concorde 2 and there was no doubt that there was a big performance in the offing as the band declared they...
Posted On 04 Jun 2022 at 2:43 pm

In the heart of Hove, a reminder of children caught up in conflict

Today marks the UN International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression – an annual observance day established in 1982 during the Lebanon War. It acknowledges the pain suffered by children throughout the world who are the victims of physical, mental and emotional abuse,...
Posted On 04 Jun 2022 at 1:34 pm

Captain Bopara steers Sussex home in rain-curtailed humdinger at Hove

Ravi Bopara’s unbeaten 54 and debutant Tim Seifert’s quick-fire 35 helped Sussex chase down a DLS (Duckworth–Lewis–Stern) total of 146 in 17 overs, after rain delayed the start of the second innings. Earlier, Middlesex imploded, losing eight wickets for just 62 runs in the second...
Posted On 04 Jun 2022 at 12:28 am