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Brighton review: Humanitarian Aid Relief Trust (HART) fundraiser @ The Blind Tiger Club Brighton 4 July 2012

Brighton review Humanitarian Aid Relief Trust (HART) fundraiser @ The Blind Tiger Club Brighton 4 July 2012

The fundraising event at the Blind Tiger Club in Grand Parade is filling up nicely with laughter, pub chatter, wallet-searching, ordering of drinks. The live band tunes itself up with a comical song ‘All I Ever Hear Is The…’. After recording levels are agreed, the musicians exit the stage and a fully projected screen is […]

Brighton event: City College Brighton and Hove Summer Open Day Extravaganza 23 June 2012

Brighton event City College Brighton and Hove Summer Open Day Extravaganza 23 June 2012

On Saturday 23 June from 11am to 3pm at the College’s Central Campus on Pelham Street in Brighton’s North Laine, City College Brighton and Hove is hosting a Summer Open Day Extravaganza to provide local people with a flavour of everything the College has to offer. The event will mark the launch of a new […]

City College Brighton and Hove hosts another dazzling Visual Arts End of Year show

College hosts another dazzling Visual Arts End of Year show

City College Brighton and Hove’s Visual Arts End of Year Show, one of the highlights of Brighton and Hove’s art calendar, is being held in the College’s York and Trafalgar buildings on Pelham Street for five days, commencingon Friday15  June. From a department graded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted, the final projects from over 300 students who […]

Brighton Festival 2012 review: The Unsaid – Diplomatic Incidents @ the Pavilion Theatre 13 May 2012

Brighton Festival 2012 review: The Unsaid Diplomatic Incidents @ the Pavilion Theatre 13 May 2012

Brighton and Hove Free Press contributor Elizabeth Hughes listens carefully and questions everything at The Unsaid: Diplomatic Incidents as part of the Brighton Festival 2012. “Why do we not say what we mean?” asked Dr Biljana Scott at the Brighton Festival on Sunday afternoon (13 May 2012). Dr Scott is a linguistics expert with a […]

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, […]

City College Brighton and Hove open events for access courses and business qualifications

City College Brighton and Hove open events for access courses and business qualifications

During Adult Learners Week (12 – 18 May) which celebrates lifelong learning throughout the UK, City College Brighton and Hove is hosting Open Events aimed at adults who either wish to return to education or gain professional qualifications that will assist their advancement in the workplace. Firstly, the College will be holding an Access Open […]

Brighton event: Free ESOL English classes @ West Hill Baptist Chapel

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Crown English Classes invites you to join our new free ESOL classes in Brighton. If you would like to learn or improve your English skills, come join us every Friday from 10 to 11.30 am and from 12.30 to 2 pm at West Hill Baptist Chapel on West Hill Road, Brighton BN1 3RT. Everyone is […]

Brighton event: Brighton Festival 2012

Brighton Festival 2012

Brighton Festival’s 2012 programme is packed, as ever, with a headline programme of world and UK premieres and festival exclusives. Vanessa Redgrave (pictured) herself will be celebrated in her own BAFTA My Life in Pictures event (5 May 2012, Brighton Dome). Exploring her life and work in a live on-stage interview, this event will also […]

Youth Opportunities Fair 2012

Youth Opportunities Fair 2012

The Youth Opportunities Fair 2012 will take place on 1 March at Hove Town Hall from 2pm to 7pm and it will showcase the wealth of work and learning on offer for 16-18 year olds in the city. The main aim of this event is to highlight post-16 opportunities available to young people who are […]

Brighton event: QueenSpark Books free public talk @ University of Brighton 22 February 2012

QueenSpark Books

QueenSpark Books: Community History Making, Funding & Technology QueenSpark Books are 40 years of age this year, and their output continues amidst conditions that are as challenging today as when they started in the 1970s. This Wednesday (22 February 2012), a University of Brighton seminar is being held to explore the internal and external workings […]

Brighton event: Apprenticeship open event @ City College 7 February 2012

Apprenticeships

It’s Apprenticeship Week so apprentices are THE hot topic of the moment! If you’ve been thinking about taking on an apprentice of your own, City College Brighton and Hove is holding an Open Event at 6pm tonight (Tuesday 7 February) at The Gallery Restaurant on Whitecross Street, Brighton, where all your questions can be answered. […]

Brighton preview: Brighton Science Festival February 2012

Brighton event Brighton Science Week February 2012

Throughout February, Brighton Science Festival 2012 will be exploring all things science – from the oldest to the latest ideas. Want to know more about quantum, consciousness and religion? The Brighton Science Festival 2012 will be exploring all of these themes and finding out what it’s all about. One of the big themes for the […]

Brighton event: Train to Teach advice evening @ University of Brighton Falmer campus 1 February 2012

Brighton event: Train to Teach advice evening @ University of Brighton Falmer campus 1 February 2012

An advice evening for anyone interested in becoming a secondary school teacher is taking place on Wednesday 1 February 2012. The University of Brighton is staging the event at its Falmer campus and will offer the chance to speak with staff and current students about a career in teaching. The event will be open from […]

City College Brighton & Hove hosts Business Professional Open Evening

City College hosts Business Professional Open Evening

City College Brighton and Hove is hosting an Open Evening at its Central Campus on Pelham Street on Thursday 8 December from 5pm to 7pm for those interested in the College’s Business Professional qualifications. The College offers a wide range of part-time business courses, specially designed for the real business world and with industry-recognised certificates. […]

December ‘Saturday College’ opportunities in Brighton

December ‘Saturday College’ opportunities in Brighton

City College Brighton and Hove’s ‘Saturday College’ is an exciting range of one day and short courses, ideal for learning or developing skills, improving a CV, making new friends or just doing something new and inspiring with the weekend as the winter draws in. During December, there’s an eclectic assortment of Saturday College courses on […]