Planners to decide future of £13m Kingsway to the Sea scheme for Hove seafront

The design of a £13 million project to revamp Hove seafront with a park, sports pitches and a café is due to be decided by councillors next week. They are being asked to grant planning permission for the Kingsway to the Sea scheme, part-funded with £9.5 million from the...

N-Dubz heading to Brighton for open-air show

N-Dubz have announced that they will be headlining at a special open-air show in Brighton, which is to take place next summer in Stanmer Park. Brighton Valley Concert Series will welcome N-Dubz for what’s set to be one of the biggest shows of the summer. The event will be held on...
Posted On 29 Nov 2022 at 9:44 pm

Hallan and Shady Baby surely made The Prince Albert come to life

HALLAN + SHADY BABY – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 22.11.22 One thing’s clear: being the first band of a Tuesday evening doesn’t mean playing for a half capacity room – at least not if you’re Shady Baby. Signed to Nice Swan Records, Shady Baby released their first...
Posted On 29 Nov 2022 at 6:46 pm

Brighton climate activist jailed for six months over M25 protests

A Just Stop Oil protester who caused “mile after mile” of tailbacks on the M25 after climbing up a gantry has been jailed. Jan Goodey, 57, of Mafeking Road, Brighton, was part of a demonstration on behalf of the climate group which forced authorities to close sections ...
Posted On 29 Nov 2022 at 6:05 pm

Jobs and services face cuts as council tackles £54m budget gap

Dozens of jobs are at risk and services face cuts as Brighton and Hove City Council tries to bridge a £54 budget gap over the next four years. The shortfall would be about £19 million – before spending cuts and a proposed council tax rise – in the next financial year alone,...

Caicedo becomes first ever Brighton and Hove Albion player to score at World Cup finals

Brighton and Hove Albion midfielder Moises Caicedo became the first current Seagulls player to score at a World Cup finals this afternoon (Tuesday 29 November). Caicedo scored on 68 minutes in Ecuador’s match against Senegal at the Khalifa Stadium in Doha. Two other Brighton...
Posted On 29 Nov 2022 at 4:41 pm

UB40 featuring Ali Campbell to headline open-air show in Brighton next year

British reggae legends UB40 featuring Ali Campbell will be heading to Brighton next summer, for an open-air show as part of the Brighton Valley Concert Series. Taking place at Stanmer Park on Sunday 9 July 2023, tickets go on sale on Friday 2 December at 11am via...
Posted On 29 Nov 2022 at 2:58 pm

Pet Shop Boys add Brighton date to ‘Dreamworld: The Greatest Hits Live’ tour

The Pet Shop Boys (vocalist Neil Tennant and keyboardist Chris Lowe who formed in 1981) have announced a new 2023 UK date at the Brighton Centre on 26th June for their critically acclaimed tour, ‘Dreamworld: The Greatest Hits Live’, with tickets available from this Thursday 1st...
Posted On 29 Nov 2022 at 2:17 pm

Eleven police probationers dismissed in three years for poor standards

Sussex Police dismissed 11 probationary officers in 2019, 2020 and last year for failing to live up to the standards expected of them either in their work or conduct. The figures were shared with Sussex police and crime commissioner Katy Bourne at a performance and accountability...

Joanne Shaw Taylor is ‘Nobody’s Fool’

JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR + JON ALLEN – WHITE ROCK THEATRE, HASTINGS 26.11.22 On a cold and wet Saturday night in Hastings, there was nowhere better to be than at the White Rock Theatre watching an immensely satisfying performance by Joanne Shaw Taylor, one of the strongest...
Posted On 29 Nov 2022 at 1:20 pm
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