Brighton Festival Review: Rear View *****

Rear View, IOU Theatre. The Barge, 5, 6, 7, 8 May. https://brightonfestival.org/event/13536/rear_view/ “You’re seeing me as I see myself”, says the young woman in a white dress, stepping out of her pose as life-drawing model to come to life – or at least into a life...
Posted On 06 May 2018 at 9:09 pm

Skurvi celebrate 10 years with a right old knees-up

SKURVI + SPUN* VOLCANO & THE ERUPTIONS + KNOCK OFF + EMERGENCY BITTER – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 5.5.18 Brighton’s very own loveable punk louts Skurvi got together 10 years ago and 165 gigs later, they are still going strong. Skurvi say that their inspiration for...
Posted On 06 May 2018 at 4:04 pm

Fringe Review: Guilty Pleasures

Brighton Spiegeltent https://www.brightonfringe.org/whats-on/guilty-pleasures-19588/ Fridays throughout May, 23:00-02.00 It’s become strangely cool to admit that, not only do you love Karaoke, you actually know all the lyrics to Total Eclipse of the Heart and Livin’...
Posted On 06 May 2018 at 1:55 pm

Girl, 8, attacked in Brighton street

An eight-year-old girl was attacked in a Brighton street as she returned the short distance home from posting a letter. Sussex Police said: “Detectives in Brighton are seeking a man who attacked an eight-year-old girl in the city centre before running off when witnesses...
Posted On 06 May 2018 at 10:33 am
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Anniversary of Stephen Lawrence’s death reminds us the fight against racism continues

We commemorated the murder of Stephen Lawrence on Sunday 22 April. Stephen was only a few years older than me and as a teenager the injustice of his case and death had a huge impact. While as a student I campaigned for my students’ union to be renamed the Stephen Lawrence...
Posted On 06 May 2018 at 10:21 am