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10-Year-Old Brighton Boy Becomes Published Author With Refugee Book

June 19, 2018 |

The books release comes during Refugee Week.

Frasier Cox, of Brighton, has become a published author at just 10-years of age.

Cox won an award for his book in 2017.

He beat around 1300 entrants to win the Book People’s … Read More

A.A. Milne’s Original 1926 Winnie-the-Pooh Map For Sale

May 31, 2018 |

A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh is famously inspired by his life in Sussex

A map created for the original Winnie-the-Pooh book of 1926 is to be sold. Sotheby’s, an American multi-national company, are selling the piece. The company are known as brokers … Read More

Brighton-born Author Takes Prestigious Children’s Book Award

March 31, 2017 |

Brighton-born author Patrice Lawrence has taken one of this year’s Waterstones Children’s Book Prizes for her coming-of-age drama Orangeboy. She is this year’s winner of the Older Fiction category, as voted for by booksellers in Waterstones stores across the UK.

Set in contemporary … Read More

What To Do This Weekend! 24th – 26th March

March 24, 2017 |

Friday – Disco Arcadia @ The Haunt

A rare gem of a night returns with dancefloor sounds from ’72 to ’84 ft. Donna Summer, The O’Jays, Prince, Diana Ross, Chic, Giorgio Moroder, Rick James, Grace Jones, Sister Sledge. Groove on … Read More

(Brighton &) Hove Grown Is Back For A Second Year, Uncovering Local Talent

March 22, 2017 |

Following a hugely successful launch in 2016, writing festival (Brighton &) Hove Grown is back for 2017. The celebration of local creativity in all its forms is showcasing 37 shows over 10 days across 4 venues, with all performances either starring … Read More

The Brighton Children’s Authors Shortlisted for a Prestigious Award

February 10, 2017 |

Brighton authors M. G. Leonard and Lisa Heathfield are in the running for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2017. Patrice Lawrence, who was born in Brighton and now lives in London, is also shortlisted for coming-of-age drama Orangeboy. The award is … Read More

Humans of Brighton – Benji the Thinker

March 25, 2016 |

I’m Benji,

How would you describe yourself? Attractive, tall, dark, handsome haha, I’m joking. I’m a student, just a regular student studying in my third year at Sussex.

What are you studying? English and Philosophy.

Who’s your favourite writer and philosopher? I don’t … Read More

Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart are coming to Brighton!

March 16, 2016 |

Everyone’s favourite gobal bromance is coming to Brighton.

Following on from their Broadway hit, Sir Ian McKellen (Gandalf, Magneto, Estragon), will be joined on the stage by Sir Patrick Stewart (Picard, Prof. Xavier, Vladimir), to star in Nobel Prize laureate Harold Pinter’s … Read More

Bernard Shaw’s love letters reborn in Brighton

March 14, 2016 |

“I’ll wait until you ‘need’ me, and then I’ll mother you. That’s the only unselfish love. I’ve never been admired or loved (properly) but one and a half times in my life, and I am perfectly sick of loving. All … Read More