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TALKBOARD : Step Back in Time – A History of the Argus

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International food and travel website The Culture Trip offers its verdict on the best places to eat in North Laine. Good to see the area singled out for recognition. We’ll (just about) forgive them for calling the area the North Laines once!—North Laine Community Association, 31 December 2015 The Culture Trip is a one-stop platform […]


Mark Perry Nash, educator and writer in history and the humanities It is impossible to overstate the impact of the position of our Channel coastline on the history of Britain – and the rest of the world. We could all think of examples and imagine alternative histories if outcomes of events, such as attempted invasions, […]


Chris sadly died just before Christmas, leaving his wife Rose. They lived next to Stanford Garage for over 30 years. Chris was suffering from cancer.—Marianne Craig, Exeter Street Hall, 27 December 2015 I have known Chris as a neighbour in Stanford Road for 25 years. I approached him to help us draw up some fire […]


Landmark i360 tower may be the catalyst for seafront regeneration – but some fear it could lead to a high-rise Benidorm


A Very Happy Christmas from the team at Civic Brighton and Hove. Keep the civic faith. Image Credit: Friends of Blakers Park, the Park through the seasons


IMAGE CREDIT: Friends of Hollingbury and Burstead Woods Sign petition here SOME OF you heard at our last work session that due to the need for big budget cuts the council has proposed to axe the Rangers team – from 9 to 3 people. As you know we rely on the Rangers to help us […]


There are more than 1,000 people sleeping rough in Brighton & Hove every year. Around a third of these have been seen before, with new people needing support every week—Brighton and Hove City Council, December 2015 The council’s vision is is to make sure no-one has the need to sleep rough in Brighton & Hove by 2020. We […]