Brighton Festival: Rose Tremain's Sacred Country Chosen For City Reads 2018
1952. Standing in a cold Suffolk field with her family, six-year-old Mary Ward has a revelation: I am not Mary. That is a mistake. I am not a girl. I'm a boy.
The Spiritual Dark Age: To Kill A King Return With First Album In Three Years & Brighton Date
Described as “the love child of INXS, The Maccabees and The National”
, five-piece To Kill A King
return with their first record since 2015 - a collection of semi-mythic, semi-autobiographical tunes.
Born Free: Sussex Based International Wildlife Charity Launches Ivory Amnesty
Following this week's blanket media coverage of Born Free
Co-Founder, Virginia McKenna OBE's,
appeal to the Antiques Roadshow to cease featuring ivory items and the BBC's decision to review its ivory policy, the Horsham-based international wildlife conservation charity, has launched an Ivory Amnesty
aimed at people who no longer wish to have any ivory items in their possession.
40 Shillings On The Drum Join Stella Line-Up For UK's Largest Mardi Gras Celebration
Brighton's raucous punk-folk five-piece 40 Shillings on the Drum
have joined sextet Skinny Lister, emerging rapper Chiedu Oraka, singer-songwriter Sean McGowan, Brighton punk pop outfit Jetstream Pony, and Hastings' indie rockers Kid Kapichi on the bill of Hastings Fat Tuesday Music Festival 2018
, the UK's largest Mardi Gras celebration.
Interview: The Turn of the Screw Director Talks To His Producer Ahead Of Southwick Show
, director of the Southwick Players
upcoming production of The Turn of the Screw,
talks to his producer Anita Jones
about the play.
Black Deer Festival: A Celebration Of Americana & Country On The East Sussex & Kent Border
Black Deer Festival
takes place in the beautiful surroundings of Eridge Park, Britain's oldest deer park, located on the Kent/East Sussex border near Tunbridge Wells, and you can expect an array of authentic americana
-style meats, smokey whiskeys, bespoke custom bike showcases, storytellings from cultural pioneers, not to mention a line-up of artists across the Americana, blues, roots, authentic country, folk and bluegrass genres.
The Damned: Evil Spirits Unleashed On Bexhill-On-Sea
Over forty years since their initial explosion across the fledgling London punk scene, and some ten years since the release of their last studio recordings, British punk legends The Damned
are set to return in 2018 with both new material
and - as part of a UK tour - a date on the South Coast.
RadioReverb Launches Mental Health Matters Radio Show
A brand-new radio show
about mental health is being launched by Brighton community radio station RadioReverb
as part of their new 2018 schedule.