Brighton-based author Colin Grant amused at being VS Naipaul’s ‘valet for the day’

As the BBC’s World Service gets set to close its doors at the iconic Bush House, Brighton-based author and historian Colin Grant talks to ‘The Telegraph’ about his latest book, ‘Bageye at the Wheel’, a comic memoir about growing up in a West Indian household in 1970s Luton. And, as everyone decamps to Broadcasting House, [...]

Brighton preview: Submotion Orchestra @ Concorde 2 – 16 March 2012

Brighton preview: Submotion Orchestra @ Concorde 2 - 16 March 2012

Submotion Orchestra are a collaboration of musicians from Leeds who came together in response to an Arts Council commission for a live dubstep work to be staged in Yorkminster Cathedral. This is one of the stranger beginnings a band could have asked for, I mean there aren’t many musicians who have had the opportunity to [...]

Brighton Review: Bent Double with Zoe Lyons @ Komedia 4 December 2011

Brighton Review: Bent Double with Zoe Lyons @ Komedia 4 December 2011

On Sunday night (4 December 2011) Zoe Lyons hosted the final Bent Double night of 2011 at Komedia. With it being Christmas we were treated to a sparkling line-up with more bang than a box of crackers. Whilst I was expecting Zoe to be accompanied by local musical comedienne Hannah Brackenbury and the hilarious Tom [...]

Brighton Review: Scroobius Pip @ Coalition 11 November

Brighton Review: Scroobius Pip @ Coalition 11 November

People wise enough to get tickets witnessed a wonderful thing on Friday 11November as Scroobius Pip’s solo tour came to Coalition in Brighton. Pip, complete with trademark beard and trucker hat, was showcasing tracks from his exceptional new album Distraction Pieces. Musically the album is a lot heavier than his previous work with Dan le [...]

Free nutrition advice at sheactive, Brighton

Free nutrition advice will be available at sheactive Brighton this Saturday 5th November. Come along and meet Nutritional Therapist Lucy McCrickard from LGM Nutrition to ask your burning questions about either your sports nutrition or how to manage your diet for general health and wellbeing. Check our your muscle and fat mass, hydration levels and [...]

Charity ends up at the pub – The Robin Hood, Brighton

The Real Robin Hood

“The pub’s still unique,” manager Chris Dodds tells me.”Chris Evans has a pub with a similar ethos, but he doesn’t give all the profits away.”

Meet other singles at Paddle Round The Pier

Paddle Round The Pier Festival is happening this weekend and we are very excited about it and keeping our fingers crossed that the weather will hold out.  Our original plans were to have an informal BBQ, but we are unable to do this due to the nature of this weekend’s event. We are however, pleased [...]

Singles ‘Cook & Look’ Event

Are you or anyone that you know single?   If so, come and  join us next week on Friday 27th May.  Don’t worry if none of your friends can’t attend, because our events are perfect for those who would prefer to come along on their own.  You can… Sip a glass of wine whilst watching a [...]

Flexible Work Opportunities Recruitment Fair

Working jobs from home - Flexible Recruitment Fair - Brighton

If you’re looking for exciting flexible work opportunities.Thinking about being your own boss! The Working Jobs From Home flexible Work opportunities Recruitment Fair is an fantastic opportunity for anyone thinking about working from home. Becoming their own boss or thinking of becoming self – employed! Register here for your FREE ticket! You’ll find a wide [...]

Carrie Reichardt (aka The Baroness) ‘MAD IN ENGLAND’ Private View TONIGHT at Ink_d Gallery

UK renegade potter and leading anarchist Carrie Reichardt will be bringing an eccentric twist to all things British at Ink_d Gallery. As we build up towards the media frenzy of The Royal Wedding, non conformist Reichardt has decided to stick two fingers up the only way she can by debuting her and Solo Show – [...]

Funtcase @ Supercharged

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SUPERCHARGED: FUNTCASE @ AUDIO SUPPORT: DUNK AND KLIPTO / ELLFIVEDEE B2B MR SLEEPZ Adv. tix: http://ticketreps.fatsoma.com/event.php?eid=41725 £6 entry / £4 NUS / £3 Concessions FUNTCASE Funtcase has forged quite a name for himself in the scene since he last played Supercharged early last year. He had started making Dubstep early July, which came after 5 [...]

Scratch @ The Basement

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Continuing our support of artists and the promotion of new work, The Basement is pleased to present Scratch! This is an opportunity for artists to present works in progress and for audiences to contribute their thoughts and critical insight to the creation process. Each Scratch! event will present 3 – 4 short excerpts from brand [...]

Hard Times @ Green Door Store

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HARD TIMES CLUB #5 Green Door Store Trafalgar Arches Under Brighton Station 11pm-3am FREE ENTRY Hard Funk Disco Punk Afro Go Go Krautrock Soundtrax Old Wax No Wave Bop & Rockers. Barefoot dancing on cobbled floor. Heartache, misery & struggle. Booze Venue: Green Door Store, Trafalgar Arches (Under Brighton Station) Start Date: 2011-03-01 End Date: [...]

Drink Dance Repeat @ Funky Buddha

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Running for just over a year now, DRINK DANCE REPEAT is Brighton’s best kept secret on a Friday night. Drinks are cheap, as is entry…quality is high with Dan Doubledecks and Charles Green supplying the soundtrack to keep you dancing until the early hours. Consistently busy and open as late as you can go, doors [...]

Itchy Feet Launch Party Live at Concorde 2

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Itchy Feet Launch Party Live at Concorde 2 Wednesday 23rd February Doors 10pm-3am ON SALE NOW £5 in adv and bf …GET YOUR TICKETS HERE http://bit.ly/idMHS6 Click HERE to download Itchy Feet’s FREE podcasts… http://bit.ly/ewUV9t Go to the official Itchy Fan Page and LIKE here: http://on.fb.me/fQAAuB Finally! The Itchy Feet Team have decided to pay [...]