Charleston’s short story festival has a multicultural feel

Charleston celebrates the short story this autumn in a unique festival of words and ideas, which provides a glimpse into the human condition and the complicated times in which we are living.

Saltdean Pot at Brighton Museum

A discovery made in Saltdean

Brighton Museum’s object of the month comes from the archaeology department this time.

Dance Inc.

'We’re on a mission to get people active with dance'

Brighton and Hove’s award winning sport, dance and exercise festival returns to the city this weekend (June 17).
Engraved portrait from A Memoir of Jane Austen by J. E. Austen-Leigh, 1869

Jane Austen’s link with coastal towns explored at Brighton exhibition

A new display at the Royal Pavilion in Brighton will explore Jane Austen’s relationship with coastal towns, and life in Brighton during her time, to mark the bicentenary of her death.

Laserlight Synth, Brighton Digital Festival 2014

Funds available to showcase city's digital creatives

Digital arts and culture events can benefit from up to £1,000 in funding to put on an event at this year's Brighton Digital Festival.

Peter James

Peter James discusses his latest Roy Grace book in Worthing

Number-one bestselling Brighton-based author Peter James marks the publication of his 13th Roy Grace novel Need You Dead with a talk at Worthing’s Connaught Theatre on Thursday, June 1 at 7.30pm.

Theatre and Comedy
The Constable exhibition at Brighton Museum (Photograph: James Pike)

Discover Constable on a walk around Brighton and Hove

Brighton Museum is launching its first dedicated 'John Constable walk' around the city, to complement its popular exhibition Constable and Brighton.

For The Birds

Brighton Festival: magic in the woods...

As night falls, the promise will be an enchanting journey into the Sussex woodland.


Brighton gets ready for festival!

Brighton Festival this year enters its second half-century after the huge success of last year’s 50th anniversary outing.

J Constable, Rainstorm over the Sea 1824-28, c.Royal Academy of Arts,Ldn  Photo John Hammond

Constable in Brighton explored in new exhibition

A new exhibition will explore Constable’s pivotal time in Brighton. The show will run at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery from April 8-October 8.


Short story celebration in Chichester

Award-winning writers gathered at a Short Story Celebration Night at the University of Chichester.
Short story celebration

Short story celebration in Chichester

Award-winning writers gathered at a Short Story Celebration Night at the University of Chichester.
Kevin Newman

Exploring the gems of Sussex!

50 Gems Of Sussex from Amberley Publishing takes the reader on a tour of the county’s most spectacular and appealing points of interest.

Win a DVD!

Win a copy of Apple Tree Yard DVD!

We’ve got three copies of the top TV psychological thriller Apple Tree Yard to give away!


Brighton’s SICK! Festival in tune with the times

With all the anxieties following the Brexit vote and the election of Donald Trump, it seems Brighton’s SICK! Festival may have been just a little prescient when it launched in 2013.
Art by John McKean is on display at The House of Friendship

Lewes exhibition shows work from artist’s year-long life-drawing project

Regarding The Human offers an exhibition of John McKean’s recent drawings at The House of Friendship, 208 High Street, Lewes, until March 19.

Brighton Museum. Photo courtesy of The Voice of Hassocks on Wiki Commons SUS-170303-120145001

Free events to celebrate International Women’s Day

Brighton Museum, Brighton Dome and Brighton Women’s Centre will host a celebration of International Women’s Day with a variety of free events on Saturday (March 4).

Judges Belinda Wilkins and Sara Hutton Potts discussing poems

Poetry winners announced!

The 2017 Cruse Lines Poetry Competition drew a strong response.

Get into the spirit of World Book Day

30 brilliant books you can read in a day

It’s the 20th annual World Book Day tomorrow (Thursday, March 2) and what better way to celebrate than curling up with a good book?

Liam Francis by Chris Nash

Back on his home stage

Not so long ago, Liam Francis was busking outside Brighton Theatre Royal. Now he is dancing inside it as Rambert return to the venue (March 1-4).

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