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THIS WEEK : Mass Observation views of Brexit

TALKBOARD : The Lost Theatres of Brighton

LATEST IN DIRECTORY : Preston and Patcham Society launches new web platform


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Blakers Park Summer Picnic, save the date Saturday June 17th

Save the date! This year's Blakers Park Summer Picnic takes place on Saturday June 17th....this year with even more bubbles!—Friends of Blakers Park … [Read More...]

TALKBOARD: The Lost Theatres of Brighton

The Lost Theatres of Brighton with author and local historian Christopher Horlock Brighton was once home to eleven purpose-built theatres with the first opening in 1774, but only … [Read More...]

this week


The Coach Roads to Brighton with author Geoff Hewlett

IMAGE CREDIT: The Keep This talk will tell the story of the roads that carried stage coach traffic between London and Brighton from the mid -18th century to the end of the … [Read More...]

Critical engaged research sees University of Sussex ranked first in World for Development Studies

The QS University Rankings 2017 have ranked the University of Sussex first in the world for development studies.  This is the third consecutive year that the University has been … [Read More...]

Pavilion Gardens Cafe now open

Now open for the season with fresh rock cakes #cakes#brightonpic.twitter.com/aGNuO3MOzi — PavilionGardens Cafe (@PavGardenCafe) March 7, 2017 … [Read More...]

KEEP THE FAITH: Special Talk: Part played by women in First World War to be examined

The role of women in the First World War to be examined at special talk—East Sussex County Council, 23 February 2017 THE part played by East Sussex women during the First World … [Read More...]

LONDON ROAD STATION: The tweet now arriving on this platform: Clare Fiona Tyler puts Parker Dann in their place

In reply to Parker Dann Clare Fiona Tyler ‏@clarefiona @ParkerDann so you couldn't vary a section 106 agreement but doing it anyway? https://twitter.com/clarefiona … [Read More...]

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Brighton Society launches new web platform: Brighton would be greater if we were more sensitive to much of our magical built environment

Brighton Society: new web platform IMAGE CREDIT: Argus Editor, Arron Hendy New editor takes the helm in a fresh start for The Argus Letters Argus Friday 10 February … [Read More...]

SUPPORT THE DITCHLING RISE PETITION: Old Railway Allotment Clearance & Petition to save London Road Station Slow worms

At the January Drara meeting residents expressed concern at the clearance of former Old Railway allotments – the stretch of land sandwiched between the Open House pub and London … [Read More...]

King Alfred. Rumours; questions; with answers from the Horse’s Mouth

article re-published by kind permission saveHove 01.01.2017…..A tantalising comment appeared in one of Tim Ridgway’s weekly Argus columns which hinted at a Crest Nicholson attempt … [Read More...]