Campaigners challenge council pension fund bosses

Campaigners fighting for Brighton and Hove City Council to be represented on East Sussex County Council’s Pension Committee submitted a petition yesterday (Tuesday 10 May) asking for support. Divest East Sussex campaigners presented a 13-metre long, 450-signature petition to the...

Drinks licence verdict for new Hove store

A new convenience store in Hove has been granted a drinks licence despite objections from neighbours. Shop owner Azizur Rahman will be permitted to sell alcohol from 10am to 10pm at the premises in Montefiore Road, Hove. Fourteen neighbours and local businesses contacted Brighton...

Insulate Britain activist says she will appeal sentence as she leaves prison

A Brighton climate campaigner who was jailed for spray painting Insulate Britain on the wall of a courthouse is appealing her sentence. Venetia Carter, 58, was released from prison yesterday, but still wants to appeal her two-week prison sentence as a matter of principle. She has...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 3:59 pm

New luxury hotel with rooftop terrace planned for Brighton seafront

A new luxury hotel with a rooftop bar and restaurant is planned for a derelict former hostel on Brighton seafront. Sussex businessmen James Randall and Lucky Gohler want to refurbish the empty Hostel Point building next to the Pier Nine casino into a new 40-bed boutique hotel...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 1:19 pm

Finding Grace

Finding Grace By Ester Natzijl Projects is a new tragi-comic tale about an existential, self-styled guru who thinks they can lead humanity to salvation. This is a brand new dance theatre performance, created by award-winning, international theatre-maker and performance artist...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 7:29 am

Joanna Neary’s Wife on Earth

Comedian and illustrator Jo Neary is already a Brighton favourite. This award-winning comedy actress and stand-up returns by popular demand, with her best-loved characters in a sarcastic show about marriage, music, and moaning. She’s often to be found on Radio 4  and this...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 7:18 am

Camille O’Sullivan

Born in London of a French mother and Irish father, Performer – Singer and Actor Camille O’Sullivan moved to Cork, Ireland when she was a child. Previously an award-winning architect and portrait painter Irish/French Camille O’Sullivan is known for her...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 7:05 am

Wild Tales for Weird Folk

Wild Tales for Weird Folk is a new performance coming to Brighton Fringe this year from London based group, The Embers Collective. Drawing from a growing contingent of between 20-25 storytellers, musicians, poets, clowns and performers, The Embers Collective have been putting on...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 6:48 am

ParaladosanjoS: Wet & Dry

A new production from virgin Brighton Fringe company ParaladosanjoS this year with their performance entitled Wet & Dry. This production is one of two different performances at the Brighton Fringe this year by the same Brazilian company, ParaladosnajoS, this year’s...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 6:23 am

ParaladosanjoS: The Twins

Devised in collaboration between Brighton’s Aurelius Productions and Brazil , this production is one of two different performances at the Brighton Fringe this year by the same company, ParaladosnajoS, this year’s winner of the The Pebble Trust International Touring...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 6:22 am
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