Archdeacon retires 21 years after move to Brighton

Archdeacon Douglas McKittrick is to retire 21 years after he moved to Brighton to become vicar of St Peter’s Church. After serving as the vicar of St Peter’s and the Chapel Royal, in North Street, Brighton, and as rural dean of Brighton, he became Archdeacon of Chichester in...
Posted On 24 Mar 2018 at 6:31 pm

Brighton researchers hungry to learn how local food is grown

Researchers want help from people who grow their own food in Brighton and Hove. The Sussex University experts are trying to understand things like which insects, such as bees, pollinate crops grown in urban areas. They are also trying to learn what pest control methods are being...
Posted On 24 Mar 2018 at 4:55 pm

Crime writing masterclass in Brighton is latest chapter for police chief turned author

When I retired as the commander of Brighton and Hove police, five years ago this week, I had almost as many ideas on how to fill my time as my wife did. Becoming a bestselling author, however, was not one of them, but that’s what happened. Soon after I hung up my boots, the world...
Posted On 24 Mar 2018 at 4:10 pm

French psych duo The Limiñanas set to play Brighton gig

The Limiñanas are going to be playing the Hope & Ruin in Brighton on Sunday 6th May in support of their recent album ‘Shadow People’. They are one of France’s most beloved treasures, The Limiñanas are Marie (drums/vocals) and Lionel (guitar, bass, keyboards and...
Posted On 24 Mar 2018 at 2:15 pm

Decent reggae club night happening in Brighton

Global Beats Sessions presents: Aba Shanti, Sir Coxsone Outernational & Roots Garden at The Komedia, Brighton on Friday 13th April from 11pm-3pm. Over the last ten years Aba has been playing his sound, and the music created by his brother Blood Shanti, throughout this country...
Posted On 24 Mar 2018 at 1:08 pm

Dougie Poynter from McFly set to open tour in Brighton with his new band INK.

London-based alt-rock trio, INK. was formed in London in 2017 by three friends: vocalist/guitarist Todd Dorigo from Manchester; vocalist/bassist Dougie Poynter from London (and of McFly fame, who had 7 No.1 singles and 2 No.1 albums); and drummer Corey Alexander from Leeds....
Posted On 24 Mar 2018 at 12:57 am
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The Rose Hill – Brighton’s new music and arts venue – puts on Dipper Malkin

It’s always heartwarming when you discover exactly how resilient the people of Brighton can be. Take for instance the case of the Rose Hill Tavern sandwiched between London Road and Ditchling Road. It was built in 1840 and the building became a public house in 1870 and ran as one...
Posted On 24 Mar 2018 at 12:08 am