The Old Market to host 1 of only 2 UK shows by Saint Etienne this year

The Old Market has announced that they are pleased to welcome Saint Etienne back for a special show on 11th November 2022. The band are only playing 2 shows in the UK this year and so the venue is absolutely thrilled that they have been chosen! Special guests for this concert are...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 9:45 pm

Dozens of trees unlawfully felled or irreversibly damaged at Brighton site

Dozens of trees have been “unlawfully felled” or “irreversibly damaged” on a plot of land in Brighton where a businessman plans to build a house. An official report to councillors about the plot in Ovingdean Road said: “The site is mainly covered with trees, all of which are...

Brighton’s Prince Albert announces a welcome return for glam-punks The DeRellas

This afternoon, The Prince Albert have announced that glam rock punks The DeRellas will be headlining back to the venue on Thursday 24th November 2022. Their last appearance at the popular Brighton pub and music venue was almost a year ago, when they thrilled crowds on 2nd...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 8:01 pm

Rise in staff working from home could prompt council to sell offices

The rise in the number of people working from home could allow the council and other public bodies to sell or rent out buildings or office space that they no longer need. Fewer officials may need to commute to work – and more of them could work at shared desks and in shared...

The Clockworks open up tour in Brighton

THE CLOCKWORKS + H.A.T.S – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 29.9.22 The Clockworks were my find and favourite band of The Great Escape 2022. I saw them twice at this year’s festival, once at a lunchtime gig at The Prince Albert where I had only been fuelled by coffee and then...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 6:53 pm

From The Jam, Buzzcocks, Big Country & Mick Talbot to play on same bill at Brighton Centre

This afternoon it has been announced by concert promoters AGMP that on Saturday 3rd December 2022 From The Jam will be performing live at the Brighton Centre for the ‘Beat Surrender’ 40th Anniversary tour and that it will also feature Mick Talbot (The Style Council)...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 5:52 pm

Pair wanted by police over homophobic comments on bus

Police in Brighton are releasing images of two people they’d like to speak to after receiving a report of a homophobic incident on a bus. The victim was travelling on the number 1 bus in the city on Sunday, 11 September at about 3.20pm when it is alleged that two people became...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 3:27 pm

Caravan torched in Whitehawk

A derelict caravan was torched in Whitehawk Road last night, completely destroying it. Police have launched an appeal for any information about the blaze, which at around 9.43pm near City Academy. Two fire engines responded. There were no casualties but it is thought the fire was...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 3:14 pm

GAK: Helping you find your sound for 30 years

The Brighton Institution that is GAK (Guitar, Amp and Keyboard Centre) will be celebrating its 30th birthday this year and, to mark the occasion, there are several new, exciting initiatives they’ll be delivering to the music loving community over the coming months…. You might...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 1:06 pm

Queen Victoria’s arm falls off

Where does Queen Victoria keep her armies? Well, for the time being, it’s not up her sleevies – one of them is in the safe keeping of the council after breaking off from her statue in Victoria Gardens. It’s not known how the stony limb came to end up on the...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 11:33 am
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