War Horse impresses with a fine pedigree and a moving tale

The National Theatre’s War Horse Based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo Brighton Centre Thursday 25 January to Saturday 10 February 2018 The National Theatre has opened its spectacular touring production of War Horse in Brighton to a full house and well-deserved deserved...
Posted On 28 Jan 2018 at 10:00 pm

Love synth music? Yes. Love punk rock? Yes. Then read on……..…..

SEXTILE – PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 27.1.18 Sextile. A band name that might not YET readily spring to mind when thinking of synth or punk bands. However, I have a sneaking suspicion that many more folk will get to hear of this terrific American quartet over the next year or...
Posted On 28 Jan 2018 at 5:06 pm

Brighton community hub given six-month reprieve

A community hub in East Brighton has been given a six-month reprieve. Brighton Housing Trust (BHT) has announced that the Whitehawk Inn is to remain open until at least September 2018 while long-term viability options continue to be explored. BHT announced in October that the...
Posted On 28 Jan 2018 at 4:06 pm

Brighton student selected to swim at Cerebral Palsy World Games

A student from Brighton has been selected to swim for Great Britain at 2018 Cerebral Palsy World Games in Spain this summer. Fabienne Andre, known as Fabs, receives no funding and must raise £2,000 to join the Team GB squad at the Games in August. The swimmer, from Saltdean, has...
Posted On 28 Jan 2018 at 11:42 am

Work halted at Portslade site after neighbours accuse developer of environmental vandalism

Work has been halted at a site in Portslade after neighbours accused the developer Crest Nicholson of environmental vandalism. Angry residents in Mile Oak spoke out as the company cleared a green space as part of its preparations to build 125 homes. Crest Nicholson was given...
Posted On 28 Jan 2018 at 2:59 am

Brighton’s ‘Love Thy Neighbour’ Triptych mini-festival – a resounding success

THE HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY + PENELOPE ISLES + PRINCE VASELINE – HOPE & RUIN 25.1.2018 DARK HORSES + PROJECTOR + CIRCE – HOPE & RUIN 26.1.18 JUNGFRAU + SPEAK GALACTIC + T HOUSE – HOPE & RUIN 27.1.18 Hats off to Andy Rossiter, the boss of Brighton’s...
Posted On 28 Jan 2018 at 2:47 am

Brighton Hippodrome tops ‘theatres at risk’ register for third year running

The Hippodrome in Brighton has topped the Theatres at Risk Register, compiled by the Theatres Trust, for the third year running. The list was published a few days ago and notes the sale of the theatre to a private investor in November. The new owner is believed to be planning to...
Posted On 28 Jan 2018 at 2:06 am