Have you seen missing hippo?

A series of spoof missing pet posters featuring hippos, goldfish and sharks have been put up around Hove. The posters were up on trees and lamp posts in New Church Road, along with a brief history of how each went missing and fake mobile phone numbers. One said: “I have...
Posted On 14 Feb 2020 at 1:02 pm

Albion players filmed having lots of fun with balloons

Players from Brighton and Hove Albion have been filmed having lots of fun with balloons while on their winter training break. The players, who include Shane Duffy, Alireza Jahanbakhsh , Leandro Trossard and Pascal Gross, are all shown with the balloons to their mouths. Watching...
Posted On 12 Feb 2020 at 12:19 pm

Brighton Kemptown MP filmed dancing like a chicken in Parliament

A bizarre video of Brighton Kemptown MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle dancing like a chicken in the House of Commons has been published. Is that a chicken or @lloyd_rm? (Ft. @abenaopp @DawnButlerBrent) pic.twitter.com/jcelEUXkoj — Maliha (@maliharez) February 4, 2020 The video shows...
Posted On 06 Feb 2020 at 10:05 am

Photographer launches calendar celebrating ‘S*** Brighton’

A Brighton man is launching a calendar celebrating the less photogenic side of Brighton in answer to the perfect images pumped out on social media. Instead of reflections of the Pavilion, murmurations by the West Pier and a seagull eating someone’s chips, Bennie...
Posted On 20 Nov 2019 at 6:02 pm

Jet suit pilot breaks his own speed record on Brighton beach

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s Richard Browning! @takeonGravity are attempting to take human flight to new record-breaking speeds this #GWRDay. Stay tuned to see if they can do it! pic.twitter.com/OmkszEPSNk — GuinnessWorldRecords (@GWR) November 14, 2019 A jet suit...
Posted On 14 Nov 2019 at 10:03 am

The meeting space with the finest view …

A committee held its first meeting in a venue with one of the finest views for miles around. And given the subject matter, it was fitting that they should choose a beach hut on Hove seafront to get together. The Hove Beach Hut Association held its first annual general meeting...
Posted On 20 Jun 2019 at 11:24 pm

Police chase naked man round Palace Pier

A naked man has been chased by police and security around Brighton’s Palace Pier this evening. The man was snapped by passer by Ben Johnson shortly after 7pm. Mr Johnson said he was then jumping from roof to roof trying to avoid security. He said he had then hidden under...
Posted On 11 Jun 2019 at 9:38 pm

Diverted bus knocks over two bollards trying to escape narrow streets

WITH VIDEO: A Brighton bus driver who missed road closed signs ended up taking chunks out of his bus and knocking over two bollards in an attempt to get back en route. The driver turned off the seafront into Preston Street on Sunday afternoon – but as he drove up, he soon...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 5:03 pm

Upside Down House attraction set for Brighton seafront

An upside down house in which people can take pictures of themselves lying on the “ceiling” is set to be built on Brighton seafront. Plans have been submitted to Brighton and Hove City Council to build the Upside Down House in the event space between the i360 and...
Posted On 19 Mar 2019 at 2:40 pm

Smoker becomes face of Royal Sussex switchboard thanks to web glitch

A smiling smoker merrily puffing away next to a no smoking sign at the Royal Sussex inadvertently became the face of the hospital’s switchboard this month. The woman’s picture was used by Samsung phones’ new smartcall feature and popped up whenever anyone made a...
Posted On 20 Nov 2018 at 12:57 pm