Report of Wolfmother’s only UK gig

WOLFMOTHER + BLUE STRAGGLERS – ELECTRIC BRIXTON , LONDON 31.5.22 Wolfmother is an Australian hard rock band from Sydney, New South Wales. Formed in 2004. According to Andrew Stockdale from Wolfmother it’s “six or seven years” (actually it’s six) since they last played in...
Posted On 08 Jun 2022 at 8:46 pm

Johnny Depp joins Jeff Beck live on stage

JEFF BECK & JOHNNY DEPP + SHARON CORR – ROYAL ALBERT HALL, LONDON 30.5.22 Jeff Beck absolutely needs no introduction, but he’s going to get one anyway. Along with Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page he was a graduate of The Yardbirds in the 1960s. In 1968 he formed the Jeff...
Posted On 08 Jun 2022 at 8:03 pm

Elvis Costello & The Imposters begin UK tour in Brighton

ELVIS COSTELLO & THE IMPOSTERS + IAN PROWSE – BRIGHTON DOME 5.6.22 Tonight at the Brighton Dome is the opening date for Elvis Costello’s tour to mark the release of his album ‘The Boy Named If’. Support comes from Ian Prowse, who was formerly the leader of Pele and Amsterdam,...
Posted On 08 Jun 2022 at 5:44 pm

Third time lucky for new Portslade homes

Outline plans for 14 houses on a triangle of land have secured backing after the developer agreed to provide “affordable” homes on site. It was the third time Brighton developer Mike Stimpson’s plans to build on a corner plot at Foredown Road and Fox Way,...

Brighton and Hove Albion footballer awaits outcome of sex attack case investigation

A Brighton and Hove Albion footballer and another man are still waiting to learn the outcome of a police investigation into claims of sexual assault. Yves Bissouma, 25, and another man were arrested in the autumn on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman in a seafront night...
Posted On 08 Jun 2022 at 3:32 pm

Sorry perform ‘In Unison’ at Brighton gig

SORRY + WUNDERHORSE – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 6.6.22 After several postponements, Sorry finally got to tour their debut album ‘925’, and play Brighton. I’d waited a long time for this gig, but it was well worth waiting for. From the opening notes of ‘Right Round The...
Posted On 08 Jun 2022 at 3:20 pm

New takeaway bids for late night licence in violence ‘hotspot’

A Brighton shopping parade was described as a “hot spot” for violence by police as they opposed a new late-night takeaway licence. Sussex Police said the stretch between Aldi and Costa along London Road was well-known for anti-social behaviour and begging during a...

Small businesses suffering from rising energy costs

In the winter of 2021, the cost of electricity and gas soared, affecting people and businesses across the country. The invasion of Ukraine by Russia, the world’s largest natural gas producer, has placed severe doubts over future gas supplies into Europe. Since the UK’s...
Posted On 08 Jun 2022 at 11:31 am

Health watchdog warns GP shortage is leaving patients high and dry

A health watchdog says people in Brighton and Hove are struggling to find GPs after it was revealed the city has one of the lowest number of family doctors in the country. Last week, it was revealed there are just 44 GPs per 1000,000 people in the city – with only...
Posted On 08 Jun 2022 at 10:13 am

Burglars steal disability vehicle

Police would like to speak to these men in connection with a burglary in Brighton in which a disabled person had their specially adapted vehicle stolen. A break-in was reported at a residential property in Stone Street, Brighton, between 12.30am and 1.30am on Sunday, April 17....
Posted On 08 Jun 2022 at 9:53 am