Pamela’s Palace tackles the Brighton Fringe

Taking place in the Spiegeltent’s Bosco Tent, Pamela’s Palace looks like it sports lots of laughs in this interactive comedy set in a beauty salon show. “Strutting their way through fearless dance routines and satirical songs, Pamela’s Palace deliver cheeky,...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 4:27 pm

Sing-Along-A-Musical

2pm, Sunday 26 May 2019, Brighton Speigeltent Join in a sing-along of hits, led by a cast of characters from your favourite musicals. If you like Annie, Oliver, Grease and more, then you’ll love the uplifting experience that is being part of Sing-Along-A-Musical! The 2pm show is...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 4:00 pm

The Unfinished Violin – Sam Sweeney

8pm, Wednesday 8 May 2019, All Saints Church Hove A new live show and album of instrumental music inspired by the Great War, The Unfinished Violin centres on a fiddle that Sam Sweeney came across in violin maker Roger Claridge’s shop in Oxford, carved but never finished by...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 3:58 pm

Mr Pineapple Head

12pm on 5, 12, 18, 19 May 2019 at the Brunswick A family clown show packed full of silliness and pineapple magic. Let Mr Pineapple Head take you on a rollercoaster ride of clown beauty and mayhem this May. To book tickets go here
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 3:55 pm

BT plans to remove 26 payphones and replace them with controversial hubs

British Telecom plans to remove 26 payphones across Brighton and Hove and install communication hubs variously branded advertising by stealth, a surveillance network and a honeypot for drug deals. BT started installing its InLink kiosks, which offer free wifi, calls and USB...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 3:09 pm

Brighton Fringe exhibition sees people behind brain injuries

If a picture is worth a thousand words, there will be an entire book on display on May 19 as part of the Brighton Fringe. I Am Not My Disability documents the journeys of people with brain injuries living at Swanborough House, Whitehawk, through works of art such as painted...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 12:35 pm

Runner completes Parkrun in a wheelchair to raise money for disability charity

A Hove Promenade Parkrun ambassador raised more than £1,300 in donations this weekend by completing the run in a wheelchair. Mark Brocklehurst, 47, of The Drive, Hove, an able-bodied man, used a wheelchair at the run on Saturday, April 13, to raise awareness around disabilities....
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 11:52 am

Newcastle United football fans left stranded after coach driver arrested for being stoned

A coachload of Newcastle United football fans were left looking for an alternative way of getting home from Brighton after Saturday’s match when their driver was arrested for being stoned. The driver was reportedly spotted smoking a joint during the Brighton and Hove Albion...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 9:49 am

Thousands from Brighton and Hove face losing their vote in European elections

Thousands of Europeans who live in Brighton and Hove face being turned away from polling stations when they turn out to vote in the European elections. The situation is a repeat of a problem that was highlighted at the last European elections in 2014 and could affect as many as...
Posted On 29 Apr 2019 at 11:11 pm

Kate Smurthwaite: Clit Stirrer

Well this show certainly promises to deliver which such a forthright title! Award winning comedian Kate Smurthwaite offers up her newest one-woman show (and 13th) Clit Stirrer which she is currently touring and which received five-star reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival....
Posted On 29 Apr 2019 at 10:44 pm