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Monday, August 2, 2021
Take a look at this originally tiny vintage photo below, from 122 years ago in 1893, the photographer pointing due east on North Street: Note the very old-looking spire on the right along the rooftops, and the view of the charming horses and carts plodding down the street. Someone appears to...
A unique opportunity for local artists to see their original work launched on a gargantuan new Brighton-based development has arisen. The call to tender for the Edward Street art installation is live as of today. If you're an experienced local artist then read on... Featured Image © Design Build Network What...
A spectacular collection from Buckingham Palace is on display at the Royal Pavilion. For the first time, visitors will be able to see how these items would have looked in their former home. There are over 120 remarkable pieces of furniture and decorative art. The collection includes the Kylin Clock...
After three years at the Hilton Metropole, the Brighton Tattoo convention had it's maiden year at the larger Brighton Centre venue. With plans of demolishing the centre and building a new 10,000 seater venue around the Black Rock area, it may not be there for long either. The Tattoo convention...
Rachel Shorer is a writer and performance poet who lives in Hove. She's currently finishing her first novel, The Peaceweaver's Wordhoard, which is a retelling of Beowulf from a female perspective. Last year she toured her spoken word show 10 Mistakes Every Girls Makes in Her Twenties around living...
A supergroup of Brighton celebrities have released a Christmas single and music video, raising cash for a local befriending charity (scroll down to listen). The video for ‘Jingle Bell Brighton Rocks’ stars Brighton’s oldest ravers Disco Pete and Dancing Ann, alongside Big Brother winner Pete Bennet, Gogglebox’s Stephen Webb and...
Get a glimpse into the less glamorous, but no less exciting side of Brighton's Pavilion, with a behind-the-scenes tour of its basement and tunnels. Hear thrilling tales and discover the lives that were lived below stairs, from the rat catcher to George’s principal private secretary. The tour ends with...
It had been a number of years since The Brighton Journal had received any contact from one of Brighton's few true musical colossi - also a fashion icon, groundbreaking inventor and man of mystery. Responding to a sudden and urgent summons from the world's foremost chap-hop star, the renowned...
Whether you hate it or love it, the British Airways i360 is a part of our seafront's scenery now...But how much do you know about the controversial structure? 1. It's 162 Metres High The huge structure measures up at a whopping 162 m (531 ft) in height. Apparently on a clear day you...
In a mission to get people connected, members of One Church Brighton have come together to create Table Talk, an initiative which encourages people to create a warmer community by talking to one another in their local cafe.   In a digital age, more and more people may find themselves disconnected. There...