Brighton and Hove Albion beaten by in-form Manchester City in WSL

Manchester City 3 Brighton and Hove Albion 1 Manchester City recorded a sixth successive Women’s Super League victory as they beat Brighton 3-1 at the Academy Stadium, with all their goals coming in the opening half-hour. City went ahead in the 11th minute when the ball went in...
Posted On 04 Dec 2022 at 5:07 pm

UK Subs to play ‘European Tour Warm Up Show’ in Lewes

There are not many bands that have the respect of everyone on the punk scene. But Charlie Harper’s UK Subs is the exception! I have witnessed the UK Subs many times over the decades and they honestly still have that essential 1977 sound! They formed in London in 1976 as...
Posted On 04 Dec 2022 at 1:52 pm

Marcus Mumford plays Resident outstore gig in Brighton

MARCUS MUMFORD – CHALK, BRIGHTON 3.12.22 Yesterday (Saturday 3 December), I rushed down to Chalk for the early doors time of 7pm for an intimate evening with Marcus Mumford, frontman of household favourites folk rock band Mumford And Sons. The acoustic tour celebrates the...
Posted On 04 Dec 2022 at 1:00 pm

The ‘Honey Sweet’ sound of Blossoms

BLOSSOMS + CHAPPAQUA WRESTLING – BRIGHTON DOME 2.12.22 After a busy summer headlining Y Not? and Truck festivals, as well as playing a headline set at Glastonbury, Stockport pop band Blossoms arrived at the Brighton Dome on Friday as part of their 21 date UK and Ireland...
Posted On 04 Dec 2022 at 11:23 am

Councillors to decide whether troubled Brighton pub can be turned into flats

Plans to turn a pub into flats have support from the wider community even though councillors are being advised to reject the proposals. Many neighbours and the areas councillors want to see the Montpelier Inn, in Montpelier Place, Brighton, redeveloped as flats after it was...

Council may put up fees and charges to balance the books

Increases to fees and charges may be brought forward to try to bring this year’s council spending back within budget. Brighton and Hove City Council is on track to go £11.6 million over budget in the current financial year but councillors are aiming to balance the books. Members...

Brighton man wanted for return to prison

A Brighton man is being hunted by police so that he can be returned to prison, Sussex Police said yesterday (Friday 2 December). Police issued a public appeal for help finding 38-year-old James Jeater who has been in and out of prison over the past few years for a series of...
Posted On 03 Dec 2022 at 4:50 pm

Sex Pistols Exposé announce a night of punk mayhem in Brighton

The Sex Pistols Exposé quartet (and their previous incarnation, The Sex Pistols Experience) are by all accounts the worlds No.1 tribute to the infamous punk rock legends that included Rotten, Viscous, Cook and Jones, and apparently they have even been approved by all surviving...
Posted On 03 Dec 2022 at 2:18 pm

Distraction thieves target Hove shoppers

Distraction thieves have targeted shoppers at an unnamed supermarket in Hove, according to Sussex Police. The force said: “Police are urging the public to be vigilant following a number of distraction thefts at supermarkets in Sussex. “Officers are investigating a...
Posted On 03 Dec 2022 at 12:11 pm

Councillors ask for full reasons for proposed budget cuts

A push for budget transparency prompted councillors to agree that full details of the reasons for future cuts and savings must be published before the budget debate early next year. The move came as Brighton and Hove City Council’s draft budget for 2023-24 was discussed by the...