Coming out of the shadows: Shadowlark

Tweet Bands come together in a variety of different ways; singing competitions like X Factor, mutual friends, or auditions. But the main origins behind bands seems to be school or college friends looking for something to do. That’s what it is like for three-piece indie band, Shadowlark. If you enjoy listening to the ethereal music of Bat For Lashes and Florence and the Machine, the front-woman of Shadowlark, Ellen Smith, is one of the main reasons why you should be into the band. Hailing from Leeds, Smith is joined by…

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BBC Sussex Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Tweet This year marks the 50th anniversary of BBC Sussex which first broadcast from Brighton in 1968. The station back then was called BBC Radio Brighton, one of the first attempts done by the BBC to create regional radios. The first broadcast happened in the late afternoon of February 14th, but was anticipated in December 1967 by a test broadcast issuing a weather bulletin during a snow storm that hit Brighton. The original headquarters were in Marlborough Place in a building now hosting a language school. John Henty, who was…

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Mellon reflects on a “very special day for Tranmere”

Tweet Following Tranmere’s promotion to League 2, Rovers’ manager Micky Mellon was brimming with “pride” as his side beat Boreham Wood 2-1 after going down to ten-men after just 55 seconds. Tranmere defender Liam Ridelagh, saw red seconds into the National League Promotion final after a late lunge on the Woods’ Ricky Shakes and Mellor believed the decision was the correct one. “I think he was caught up in the occasion, he was a bit reckless and you cant leave the ground like that.” The win doesn’t just end a…

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