Brighton man arrested after fire in Woodingdean

A man has been arrested after a fire which destroyed a beauty salon in Woodingdean in the early hours of this morning. The blaze at Pretty Pascalle in Warren Road engulfed the building and the road was closed as eight fire crews battled the flames. Firefighters were first called...
Posted On 25 Jan 2020 at 3:40 pm

The ‘Hersham Boys’ are back! Sham 69 announce Brighton gig

There’s gonna be loads of ‘Angels With Dirty Faces’ attending the Concorde 2 in Brighton on Saturday 20th June as punk stalwarts Sham 69 will be singing ‘Song(s) Of The Streets’ and will ‘Tell The Children’ that there’s been a ‘Borstal Breakout’ by the ‘Hersham Boys’ as Jimmy...
Posted On 25 Jan 2020 at 3:17 pm

Brighton and Hove’s Chinese community celebrates new year

Brighton and Hove’s Chinese community marked the new year with a spectacular showcase of song and dance but started their celebrations with a health warning. As coronavirus claims more lives, Dr Aijan Wang, who works in Brighton, urged anyone who had come to Britain from Hubei...
Posted On 25 Jan 2020 at 2:41 pm

Jah throws a Wobble at end of 2 hour set

JAH WOBBLE & THE INVADERS OF THE HEART – PATTERNS, BRIGHTON 24.01.20 Tonight we headed off to Patterns in Brighton for our second helping of Jah Wobble & The Invaders Of The Heart, having previously seen them live on 10th February 2019. For those that may be...
Posted On 25 Jan 2020 at 12:05 pm

Fire destroys Woodingdean salon and flat

A fire which broke out in the early hours of the morning has destroyed a beauty salon and the flat above it The Pretty Pascalle beauty salon in Warren Road, Woodingdean and the flat above were engulfed in flames. All people are accounted for and there are no reported injuries....
Posted On 25 Jan 2020 at 10:31 am

Hundreds call on Albion to put the glowing Amex’s lights out

Hundreds of people have signed a Brighton photographer’s petition calling on Brighton and Hove Albion to stop lighting up the night skies around the Amex. The club has been using lights and heaters to promote grass growth in the winter months so it can meet Premiership...
Posted On 24 Jan 2020 at 6:36 pm

Fancy ordering ‘Surf N Turf’ and some LIME?

‘Surf N Turf’ and LIME I hear you cry? Well there are certainly are no lemons here! The Brighton & Hove New Music Team have caught wind of the debut single from Brighton based girl-quartet LIME. The single is called ‘Surf N Turf’ and its presentation is certainly served up on...
Posted On 24 Jan 2020 at 4:42 pm

Loan player signs contract to join Brighton and Hove Albion

Brighton and Hove have offered a three-and-a-half-year contract to loan signing Aaron Mooy. The 29-year-old Australian international is joining Albion in a move reported to be worth £5 million. Albion said: “Brighton and Hove Albion have secured the permanent signing of...
Posted On 24 Jan 2020 at 3:32 pm

It’s gonna be TOPS at The Hope & Ruin

Montreal four-piece TOPS enter the new decade by announcing a new album. ‘I Feel Alive’ will be released on 3rd April via the band’s own label, Musique TOPS, and they have shared the title track, along with 7 UK and Ireland live dates, which includes an appearance in Brighton at...
Posted On 24 Jan 2020 at 3:23 pm

Police appeal to trace suspicious youths

Do you recognise these two youths caught on CCTV acting suspiciously in and around Churchill Square this week? Police are trying to identify the pair who were spotted around 4pm on Tuesday by security staff on CCTV concealing unidentified items under their coats and generally...
Posted On 24 Jan 2020 at 3:21 pm