Indian street food chain sets opening date for Brighton restaurant

A South Indian street food chain has set the opening date for its Brighton restaurant while attracting investment from a private equity funder. Mowgli is taking bookings for its new premises in the old Oasis shop on the corner of Duke’s Lane and Middle Street from Friday 24...
Posted On 30 Jan 2023 at 6:40 pm

Trio of charities unite to raise cash for extra activities in school holidays

Three Brighton-based charities are uniting to provide extra school holiday activities for low-income families. GladRags, Chomp Moulsecoomb and Chomp Bevendean have also started fundraising to pay for the extra sessions, with East Brighton Trust to match the total. Alongside the...
Posted On 30 Jan 2023 at 5:32 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion sign Sweden international as Caicedo saga drags on

Amid all the speculation and controversy surrounding Moises Caicedo, Brighton and Hove Albion have confirmed the signing of Yasin Ayari from Swedish side AIK, on undisclosed terms, subject to international clearance. The deal, announced this afternoon, is reported to be wort...
Posted On 30 Jan 2023 at 2:01 pm

Brighton man charged with burglary

A man from Brighton has been charged with burgling a house in Crowborough on Saturday (28 January). Daniel Taylor, 34, of Lynchet Close, Hollingdean, is due to appear at Brighton Magistrates’ Court today (Monday 30 January). Taylor has been charged with burglary with intent to...
Posted On 30 Jan 2023 at 11:51 am

The Who to end British tour in Hove

The Who have announced their first British tour for six years, ending with a concert at the Sussex county cricket ground in Hove. The band will play with a full orchestra and the support act will be UB40 featuring Ali Campbell. Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday (3 February) on...
Posted On 30 Jan 2023 at 10:25 am

Tom Jones to play open-air concert in Brighton

The singer Tom Jones is to perform at an open-air concert in Brighton this summer on the first night of his latest tour. Tickets are due to go on sale on Friday (3 February). The organisers said this morning (Monday 30 January): “International icon Tom Jones will be heading to...
Posted On 30 Jan 2023 at 9:35 am

Even with national problems, locally we have to do the right thing

I have submitted a request to the chief executive of Brighton and Hove City Council for an emergency extraordinary meeting of the full council to be held within a week. The purpose of the meeting would be to discuss legal avenues available to the council to make urgent...
Posted On 30 Jan 2023 at 12:28 am

Can we play you every week? Albion beat Liverpool again

Brighton and Hove Albion 2 Liverpool 1 Albion stunned Liverpool for the second time in a fortnight, this time in the fourth round of the FA Cup. The Seagulls came from behind and, with a Kaoru Mitoma wonder goal in injury time, dumped the cup holders out of the tournament. Harvey...
Posted On 29 Jan 2023 at 3:45 pm

Two Brighton and Hove charities awarded grants to help people stay warm

Two Brighton and Hove charities have been awarded grants from Southern Water to help provide places where people can stay warm this winter. The charities in Hangleton and Whitehawk have been awarded “community energy grants” of £1,000 each to go towards the bills and help them to...
Posted On 29 Jan 2023 at 3:27 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 v Liverpool 1

Brighton and Hove Albion and Liverpool are playing out a feisty encounter with Liverpool in the FA Cup fourth round. The Seagulls have been attacking with Kaoru Mitoma again causing Trent Alexander-Arnold all kinds of problems. But so far none of Albion’s Japanese player of...
Posted On 29 Jan 2023 at 2:27 pm