Celebrate Christmas with a Bowie night

Celebrate Christmas early with a trip down to the Concorde 2 in Brighton on Wednesday 22 December 2021, where you will be swept away on a ‘Fantastic Voyage’ with Absolute Bowie, who were the Winners of the ‘Best Bowie Tribute’ and ‘Best Tribute Band in the UK’ at the Agents...
Posted On 02 Dec 2021 at 3:12 pm

Work of art remembers covid patients

An artwork made of hundreds of handmade hearts intended for covid victims and their families is going on display at the Royal Sussex. The hearts were made during the first wave of the pandemic, with covid patients in intensive care and their families who were unable to be at...
Posted On 02 Dec 2021 at 3:06 pm

Oh BABii what a great night out in Brighton

BABII + GROVE – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 1.12.21 Exactly two years to the day (1st December 2019) the Brighton & Hove News Music Team reacquainted themselves with the unorthodox (but down to earth) electro-pop pixie BABii who manages to be confidently awkward and at...
Posted On 02 Dec 2021 at 2:02 pm

Coke dealer who gave police helicopter the finger jailed

A cocaine dealer who gave the finger to a police helicopter crew while trying to flee officers in Brighton has been jailed. Slah Hassine, 51, was pulled by police driving an uninsured black BMW in Elm Grove, Brighton, last month. But as officers approached, perhaps remembering...
Posted On 02 Dec 2021 at 1:34 pm

Artist stalked by stranger after Open House event

A Hove artist was left terrified after a complete stranger started stalking her after attending her Artists Open House exhibition. Willow Ebbs, 42, sent increasingly strange messages to Lucy Evans, some referring to someone called Alex who was telling Ebbs that Ms Evans was her...
Posted On 02 Dec 2021 at 1:19 pm

Man jailed for sex attack on girl, 8, at Shoreham Air Show

A man has been jailed for seven years for sexually assaulting an eight-year-old girl at the Shoreham Air Show 18 years ago. David Conrad, 57, of Pepper Lane, Ashurst, near Steyning, was sentenced by Judge Martin Huseyin at Brighton Crown Court on Thursday 18 November. Sussex...
Posted On 02 Dec 2021 at 11:44 am

Police start annual Christmas crackdown on drink and drug drivers

Sussex Police started its annual Christmas crackdown on drink and drug drivers this morning (Thursday 1 December). The force said: “Drink and drug driving is one of the most common causes of collisions which result in death or serious injury on our roads. “But hundreds of drivers...
Posted On 02 Dec 2021 at 8:38 am

Brighton school granted planning permission to build theatre

A Brighton school can go ahead with its plans for a new 400-seat theatre and performing arts centre. Brighton College was granted planning permission this afternoon (Wednesday 1 December) by Brighton and Hove City Council’s Planning Committee. The decision came after a two-month...

Brighton and Hove Green politician wins Young Councillor of the Year award

A Green councillor from Brighton and Hove has won a national Young Councillor of the Year award this evening (Wednesday 1 December). Councillor Amy Heley, who chairs Brighton and Hove City Council’s Environment, Transport and Sustainability Committee, tweeted: “Really shocked and...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 10:29 pm

From Zero to Hero – Maupay scores late stunner as Albion draw at West Ham

West Ham United 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion notched up another precious point as Neal Maupay scored with an overhead kick with just two minutes of normal time to play. West Ham went in front after Pablo Fornals delivered a superb in-swinging corner which Tomas Soucek...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 9:52 pm