King of Ghosts – Cine-Concert

This daring new production is a one night only performance by musician Soumik Datta & City of London Sinfonia. Soumik is a master of the Sarod – an Indian stringed instrument not dissimilar to a lute, and one which complements a sitar. This show is an opportunity to...
Posted On 03 May 2019 at 6:04 pm

Flight – Brighton Festival

This celebrated show comes to Brighton during the Festival for the only theatrical Created and performed by Glasgow based company Vox Motus, this creation mixes graphic novel with diorama in the unexpected venue of the King Alfred Leisure Centre, Hove. Based on the novel...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 10:29 pm

The Nature of Why

Styling themselves as Re-inventing the Orchestra for the 21st Century,  Paraorchestra and Friends’s mission is to redefine what an orchestra can be. Under the helm of international conductor Charles Hazelwood, this is an extraordinary and synchronised body of instruments...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 10:12 pm

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

The Last Hurrah

This cabaret The Last Hurrah on the last night of the Brighton Fringe will be a chance to fill your theatrical and circus boots for the last time in a year. Taking place at the dreamy art-deco Brighton Spiegeltent venue before it goes back into storage, this show promises a...
Posted On 29 Apr 2019 at 10:14 pm

CircoPitanga: Circus

We’ll be checking this new addition to the Brighton Fringe out in May this year with a quirky and unexpected take on contemporary circus and physical theatre. This new show from  a hugely international circus troupe hailing from Rio in Brazil, Argentina, Belgium, Italy,...
Posted On 29 Apr 2019 at 9:30 pm

Car crash survivor vows to beat pain to complete Brighton Color Run

A man who developed complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) after a car crash has vowed to beat his disability and complete the Brighton Color Run. Martin Leppard will lead a team of people with the disabling syndrome – the Brighton CRPS Warriors – as they walk the five kilometres...
Posted On 26 Jul 2017 at 2:38 pm

Hove school head to join academy trust as executive principal

The head teacher of one of the biggest schools in Hove is to leave to become the executive principal of an academy trust. Rob Reed is leaving Hove Park School at Easter to join Aldridge Education where he will be responsible for its local cluster of schools. They are the Brighton...
Posted On 27 Jan 2017 at 9:30 am

Tesco pulls out of plans for Lewes Road store

Tesco is pulling out of plans to open a store on the site of the Lewes Road Community Garden, according to information released by the Green Party today (Thursday 16 September). Brighton Pavilion Green MP Caroline Lucas said that she was delighted to learn of the u-turn from...
Posted On 16 Sep 2010 at 3:30 pm