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Saturday, December 4, 2021
Summers in full swing and its time to boogie with our hand-picked selection of the best gigs on in Brighton this week. Ranging from traditional song to drum and bass, to the worlds best Stones n Roses Tribute Band, we hope we have all bases covered. Featured image © Hybrid Minds No...
A decision by local health chiefs to withdraw funding from the city’s only specialist disability advice centre will not be overturned, despite pressure from members of the council’s health scrutiny committee.  Brighton and Hove charity Possability People were given notice in April that local health authority the Clinical Commissioning Group...
A new secondary school for 1000 pupils is among a number of major planning applications approved recently by Brighton & Hove City Council’s planning committee. The new secondary school would be in the grounds of West Blatchington Nursery and Primary school, which would also be replaced on the same...
After nine months of strikes, industrial action due to take place on Southern Rail services on the 24, 25 and 26 of January has been suspended. Members of Aslef were due to walk out for three days next week over the ongoing industrial dispute, but this plan was suspended when...
A.A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh is famously inspired by his life in Sussex A map created for the original Winnie-the-Pooh book of 1926 is to be sold. Sotheby's, an American multi-national company, are selling the piece. The company are known as brokers of various luxury items, mostly in art, real estate and...
Sussex Police are appealing for witnesses to the armed robbery of a shop in Eastbourne. A man armed with a knife entered One Stop in Winston Crescent at about 9:01pm on Thursday February 1st and demanded the two members of staff give him some money. He left with about £150 in...
Boxing legend Chris Eubank Jr beat his Australian rival Renold Quinlan last night to take the IBO world super-middleweight title at the Kensington Olympia in London.  Born in Hove, 27-year-old Chris is a former Brighton College pupil who definitely did his city proud last night (January 4). Sussex local Katie Price...
This week, I spoke to the brilliant Angela Saini, author of the multi-award winning Superior, a rigorous and powerful study of the resurgence of race science in the 21st century.  Angela was due to speak at this year's Brighton Festival, which has unfortunately been cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis. Among...
Brightonians scrolling through their Twitter feed were in for some quality entertainment yesterday when Caroline Lucas delivered a sassy clap back to notoriously argumentative right-wing columnist Katie Hopkins. It all started with a recent column by Hopkins slating the parliamentary debate on President Trump's state visit to the UK. In the...
Save Our Schools, a parent-led campaign group opposed to funding cuts to schools in the UK, have released an assessment of the impact of school funding cuts in Brighton and Hove. Their findings came from local schools themselves, who responded to an anonymous survey, in an attempt to make the...