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Christmas lights switch on in Brighton signals start to festive season

November 16, 2018 |

Brighton officially declared the beginning of the festive season with the Christmas lights switch-on last night. Crowds gathered around the Capital Brighton stage on East Street to watch performances from swing group Hit The Silk, the Actually Gay Men’s Chorus, buskers Ren and … Read More

Take your unwanted technology to Sussex Uni for reuse!

November 16, 2018 |

Discover how to put your old phones, computers, and televisions to good use and reduce wasted technology in Brighton and Hove.

 

The University of Sussex invites you to reduce technology waste bring any unwanted tech you have lying around at … Read More

Blue plaque to be unveiled remembering Brighton-based suffragette

November 15, 2018 |

Brighton Journal spoke to local campaigner, Elizabeth Dwiar about the progress of the Vote100 campaign, which helped raise awareness for the blue plaque.

 

A blue plaque to commemorate Brighton-based suffragette, Minnie Turner, will be unveiled this weekend at the … Read More

Petition to make Brighton beaches fully accessible for the disabled and wheelchair users

November 15, 2018 |

Local resident Clare Nelson has launched a petition to Brighton & Hove City Council in a pledge to make all of Brighton’s beaches wheelchair accessible. Since it started in August, it has gained over 1600 signatures.

 

The petition arose … Read More

Santa Clause is coming to Brighton and Hove!

November 14, 2018 |

Residents of Brighton and Hove are now able to purchase tickets to this year’s Santa Express on Volk’s Electric Railway. This special Christmas service will begin its journey on Saturday 1st December taking families on a magical voyage along Brighton … Read More

Brighton tourism performs best despite regional hit in visitor numbers

November 13, 2018 |

Brighton and Hove’s tourism performed the best in terms of trips and expenditure despite the regional decline across the South East of England.

 

New figures released by the Tourism South East Research Unit state the city attracted a total of … Read More

Gigs of the week: 12th-18th November

November 10, 2018 |

This week on Gigs of the Week in Brighton and Hove brings you legends of 80s pop, an Australian singer-songwriter, and up and coming indie bands. Brighton Journal has compiled a comprehensive list of bands taking you to music venues … Read More

Brighton Gin amongst five Brighton and Hove nominations for Sussex Food and Drink Awards

November 9, 2018 |

Brighton and Hove has received five nominations for next year’s edition of the Sussex Food and Drink Awards announced today. The categories include best Sussex Food Producer of the Year, Sussex Food Experience of the Year, and Sussex Farmers Market … Read More

Petition launched pressuring council to make Brighton events plastic-free by 2020

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Brighton Journal spoke to Carole Mortimer, a Green Party Volunteer who launched the petition in a bid to make all Brighton events plastic free by 2020.

 

A petition has been launched calling upon Brighton and Hove City Council and organisers … Read More

Ian McKellen at 80: Actor celebrates birthday with charity performances in Brighton

November 9, 2018 |

Sir Ian McKellan is returning to the Theatre Royale in Brighton with a one-man show for his 80th birthday to raise funds for theatres nationwide. The actor is embarking on the colossal UK tour, ‘Ian On Stage’, from January to … Read More