Firm behind plan for 94 flats in Hove may have to pay council £1m

A new block of flats could mean an extra £1 million for Brighton and Hove City Council to spend if the scheme is granted permission by a government planning inspector. The scheme will be decided by an inspector because the council turned down plans by RKO Developments to build 94...

Halftime with Hodges – West Ham United 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

Albion have had a half to forget at the London Stadium. Jeremy Sarmiento and Adam Webster both limped off injured. Solly March and Shane Duffy came on as substitutes. Five minutes into the game, Tomas Soucek scored for the Hammers after a perfect delivery from a corner taken by...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 8:26 pm

Premier League Match Day 14 – West Ham United v Brighton & Hove Albion

Graham Potter will be hoping to silence the boo boys as he makes changes against West Ham United. Adam Lallana comes back into the starting line up as Tariq Lamptey drops to the bench. But the biggest change is the introduction and Premier League debut of Jeremy Sarmiento. Pascal...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 7:07 pm

Protomartyr confirm 2022 UK tour which includes intimate Brighton gig

Protomartyr released their incendiary fifth album ‘Ultimate Success Today’ in the summer of 2020. Like many artists and bands, they had to cancel their touring due to the pandemic. Now, having just finished their US tour with The Breeder’s Kelley Deal, Protomartyr are pleased to...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 6:43 pm

Meeting tonight because Toads Hole Valley means jam today and jam tomorrow

A public meeting is taking place at 7.30pm today (Wednesday 1 December) at The Nevill pub to enable local residents to discuss their concerns about the Toads Hole Valley development. There are two main issues with the proposal for 880 new homes – roads and wildlife. Toads Hole...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 5:12 pm

Lewes Psychedelic Festival is returning in January 2022

What a way to start off the first month of a brand new year! Melting Vinyl and Innerstrings have today announced that the Lewes Psychedelic Festival will return on Saturday 29th January 2022 at the All Saints Centre, Friar’s Walk, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2LE. Lewes Psych Fest has...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 4:41 pm

Homeless day centre asks for donations of warm clothing

Local homelessness charity BHT Sussex is appealing for donations of warm clothes, shoes, underwear and other items to help protect their clients in the cold winter months. BHT Sussex runs First Base, the largest resource centre for homeless people in Brighton and Hove. Throughout...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 3:08 pm

Scores of weapons seized in Brighton and Hove

Almost 100 weapons were seized in Brighton and Hove during a police operation to reduce knife crime. Amnesty bins, weapon sweeps and stop searches led to 96 weapons being surrendered, as well as a raft of arrests for possession of an offensive weapon, failure to attend court,...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 2:52 pm

The Charlatans – Sussex concert report

THE CHARLATANS + MARTIN CARR & WHAT FUTURE – DE LA WARR PAVILION, BEXHILL-ON-SEA 29.11.21 You would be hard pressed to find a good night out on a cold Monday evening in Bexhill, but Monday 29 November 2021 was an exception to the rule as the De La Warr Pavilion pulled off a...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 2:34 pm

Woman’s hair grabbed in road rage attack

A woman grabbed another woman’s hair in a road rage attack after the BMW she was driving in crashed with another car. Emma Core, 37, was in the BMW when it crashed with the car Eirene Boles was a passenger in at the junction of Carlton Terrace and Hallyburton Road in...
Posted On 01 Dec 2021 at 2:34 pm