Albion drawn away at Forest Green in Football League Cup

Brighton and Hove Albion will travel to the New Lawn to take on Forest Green Rovers in the second round of the Carabao Cup. Albion are the second highest club in the competition at this stage based on placings last season. Forest Green beat Leyton Orient 2-0 in the first round...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 10:14 pm

Red flags over vital parking bays for blue badge holders

Imagine waking up one morning to find that the council had erected a barricade across your front door and you were only permitted to leave your home before 11am or after 7pm. In effect, this is the result of a proposal to remove the disabled bays in Gardner Street, a busy street...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 9:55 pm

Southern Brave thrashed by Birmingham Phoenix in the Hundred

Will Smeed hit the first hundred in the Hundred as Birmingham Phoenix thrashed reigning champions Southern Brave by 53 runs in a sun-soaked Second City. On NHS Heroes Night at Edgbaston, with NHS workers and support staff invited along as a thank you for their brilliant work, a...

We join The Professionals in Brighton

THE PROFESSIONALS + THEE DERILIQUE – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 9.8.22 The Professionals were formed in 1979 by Steve Jones and Paul Cook, following the break up of The Sex Pistols. The band enjoyed some initial success with their lively punky sound, but called it a day...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 6:37 pm

More Love, Protest and Unity: Brighton Pride’s Fabuloso in the Park

‘VARIOUS ARTISTS’ – PRESTON PARK, BRIGHTON 7.8.22 (DAY TWO) Day two of Brighton & Hove Pride’s Fabuloso in Preston Park brought the same energy as the Saturday – Read our review of that HERE. LYRA The opening act on the main stage was Lyra, an Irish singer and...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 5:14 pm

Love, Protest and Unity: Brighton Pride’s Fabuloso in the Park

‘VARIOUS ARTISTS’ – PRESTON PARK, BRIGHTON 6.8.22 (DAY ONE) On 6th August, Brighton & Hove Pride took place for the first time in two years and it came back with a bang! The set up in Preston Park was well thought out—there were rides, stalls selling pride merchandise...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 2:42 pm

Make Brighton a monkeypox vaccine priority area, urges sexual health charity chief

Brighton should be a monkeypox vaccine priority area as health chiefs deal with a shortage of doses, according to a sexual health charity chief. Terrence Higgins Trust chief executive Ian Green spoke out as it emerged that Britain is waiting to receive about 100,000 doses of...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 12:50 pm

Brighton community pub helps children keep summer boredom at bay with activity days

The Bevy community pub is holding free children’s activities every Thursday this month. Children met ducks and chicks from Moulsecoomb Primary School last Thursday (4 August) and took part in craft activities with local mum Cat. Activities over the next three weeks include...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 12:34 pm

Snowman author Raymond Briggs dies aged 88

The author and illustrator Raymond Briggs, best-known for his 1978 children’s picture book The Snowman, has died aged 88. Briggs came to Brighton in 1961 to teach illustration part-time at Brighton School of Art, later Brighton Polytechnic and now Brighton University. He taught...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 12:04 pm

Work set to start on Madeira Terraces next summer

The final plans for restoring the first chunk of the Madeira Terraces is set to be unveiled on Friday – with work due to start next summer. A planning application, which will include detailed plans and images, is to be submitted on Friday, with a new lift by the Royal...
Posted On 10 Aug 2022 at 11:30 am
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