Inspirational school teacher among Brighton and Hove recipients of Queen’s birthday honours

An inspirational Brighton secondary school teacher is among a cluster of local people to have been recognised in the Queen’s birthday honours list today (Saturday 9 June). Alison Browning, who has guided hundreds of Varndean School students through the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award...
Posted On 09 Jun 2018 at 9:07 pm

Brighton medical team win national award for research excellence

A team of Brighton medical researchers have won a national prize for excellence in patient care. The team, based at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) and Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust (BSUH), picked up The Lancet research award at the Royal College of...
Posted On 09 Jun 2018 at 2:07 pm

Red Deer People set to play farewell show in Brighton

The Brighton & Hove News music teams first gig of the year was back on 3rd January 2018 where we reported on a gig at the Green Door Store that featured local band Red Deer People. We have sadly caught wind that Jo, Stuart, Sammy and Martin aka Red Deer People are in fact...
Posted On 09 Jun 2018 at 1:44 pm

Join us in reaching out to tackle loneliness and isolation

We pride ourselves on being a welcoming and neighbourly city and many people work hard together to tackle any issues that might undermine that. This now includes acting against social isolation and loneliness, which although less talked about can have as great a negative impact...
Posted On 09 Jun 2018 at 12:59 pm

Now is not the time for Brighton and Hove to give socialism a chance

I write currently sandwiched between Białowieża, one of Europe’s last primeval forests, and the Biebrza marshes, one of Europe’s most important wetlands. A wonderful sanctuary for wildlife, the area hosts wild bison, lynx, wolves and other exotic creatures. I am in north eastern...
Posted On 09 Jun 2018 at 12:39 pm

Brighton venue recognised among key locations in women’s struggle for vote

The Dome in Brighton has been recognised as being among 41 key locations during women’s struggle to win the right to vote – suffrage. The list was drawn up by Historic England and published to mark 100 years since some women were first given the vote. A press release...
Posted On 09 Jun 2018 at 12:12 pm

The Green Door Store hosting FREE music gig this Friday!

Well what do you know, those lovely people at Brighton’s Green Door Store have lined up a FREE concert featuring three decent local acts this coming Friday 15th June from 7pm to 10pm. The Green Door Store is conveniently located immediately below Brighton’s mainline railway...
Posted On 09 Jun 2018 at 1:47 am