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Monday, August 2, 2021
A local Brighton footballer has exposed himself after appearing on TV whilst pursuing a £55k insurance claim. Callum Saunders, 33, from Saltdean, claimed that he was unable to pursue employment due to suffering a debilitating foot injury that affected his mobility. However, the non-league footballer who plays for Haywards Heath FC,...
Brighton’s famous i360 tower has missed its loan payment following the challenges it has faced due to the lockdown conditions implemented as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak. The amount, believed to be around £1.2 million, is owed by the structure to Brighton and Hove City Council who lent £36.2...
A man accused of brutally stalking innocent cats has been found guilty of all 16 counts against him. Steve Bouquet, 54, was believed to have stabbed nine cats to death, whilst injuring seven more in the city. A jury at Chichester count found him guilty of 16 offenses of criminal damage...
After eighteen months of waiting, naked cycling enthusiasts will return to the streets of Brighton on August 15th as the event returns. Total participation numbers, believed to be in their hundreds, will get on their bikes in order to take place in the official Brighton Naked Bike Ride. The 15-year tradition...
Brighton Festival made a triumphant return in 2021 as the first multi-arts festival in the UK to open after the coronavirus pandemic caused cancellations throughout 2020. Guest Director Lemn Sissay’s inspired and resonant theme of ‘care’ brought thousands of people back to live art and performance across May and into...
Brighton Palace Pier has faced large customer complaints after accidentally overcharging visitors by over £2000. The tourist destination has been reported to have made these charges to their customers bank accounts as they paid by contactless card to ride the various fairground rides on offer. The owners of the pier have...
Scheduled works to the London to Brighton mainline railway network could be scrapped due to budget cutbacks caused by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The work, based outside Croydon and involving the rebuilding of East Croydon station, matters to the city as its improvement was expected to see the punctuality and...
Brighton’s taxi market is struggling after the influx of out-of-town drivers who are working within the city. Raised during the councils licencing meeting, the issue has been described as drivers from local areas coming into the city centre who are not subject to the licencing rules faces by Brighton drivers,...
Fantastic opportunity for a Brighton business to receive world-class financial and branding advice. Two business troubleshooters are joining forces to film a not-for-broadcast pilot in which they help out a Brighton business. Andrea CEO of Swoop ( an online funding platform) is an ex-KPMG accountant who has helped small businesses save...
There’s no doubt that Covid-19 has had a dramatic impact on consumer spending habits in the UK, with more than half of Brits (54%) claiming that the pandemic caused “minor, moderate or major” decreases in their spending through 2020. Interestingly, most of those cutting costs were in the 25-to-34 age...