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Brighton
Sunday, March 7, 2021
Some people swear by an afternoon nap – whether it’s to catch up on lost sleep or to help them feel more alert for the afternoon ahead. Even Boris Johnson supposedly favours a power nap during his work day (though the prime minister’s staffers contest this claim). Winston Churchill,...
Several political leaders have put out pictures of themselves getting a Covid-19 vaccine hoping to reassure and persuade citizens to follow suit. Could it work? If the goal is to spread the message widely and quickly, the answer is yes. However, it shouldn’t be surprising that this strategy is causing...
Nestled in Stanmer Park on the outskirts of Brighton and surrounded by trees lies ‘Common Ground’, a secluded, nature-filled plot of land with an organic food growing space, a wildlife pond, and a small orchard of apple and pear trees. Common Ground is a social enterprise project offering a...
This week Solly March hit 100 appearances for Brighton in the Premier League. March has impressed this season, scoring two goals in ten appearances, as many as he managed in the past three seasons in the league. His impressive performances have even caught the attention of England manager Gareth...
The space for public debate created by the media is our source of information, our insight into what is happening in the world around us. But just like the world around us, the space for public debate, also known as the public sphere, is becoming increasingly globalised. With, a...
Stuck for gift ideas this year? Then head down to POD, Brighton's boutique massage chair studio, at 4 Hanningtons Lane in the South Lanes and pick-up a POD gift package. POD is thrilled to open its doors again after Lockdown 2.0 and help fellow Brightonians discover affordable, convenient and Covid-secure...
Children under 16 with gender dysphoria are now unlikely to be able to give informed consent to undergo treatment with puberty-blocking drugs, three High Court judges have ruled. The judges yesterday ruled in favour of Keira Bell, 23, a woman who began taking puberty blockers when she was just 16,...
The Seagulls have been struggling for form of late, with only one win from their opening eight premier league games this season. One ray of light during this time of turmoil has been the 20 year old right wing back Tariq Lamptey. His electrifying pace has provided moments of...
Ambitious plans from the UK’s Wildlife Trusts to restore and rewild the country’s wetlands could see one of the planet’s biggest flying birds, the Dalmatian pelican, return to British skies.  After establishing strongholds in the marshland deltas of Somerset and East Anglia, the huge birds were eventually hunted to extinction...
Cherie Blair commends film made to support Olivia Coleman’s anti-domestic abuse charity. London’s MetFilm School staff and student create moving short film to help raise money for The Crown actress Olivia Coleman’s charity, Tender. (tender.org.uk) The team is hoping to raise £1,000 to support abuse-prevention workshops for up to...