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Sea Serpents fundraise to play in Europe in 2017

Graham Robson June 10, 2016

The Sea Serpents, Brighton & Hoves’ new LGBT rugby club stage fundraiser to send team to play in the Union Cup.


The Sea Serpents in the Garden of Envy variety show will be at Envy above Charles Street Bar on Saturday, June 11. Doors open at 7:00pm, and the show will start an hour later.

Dave Lynn and Kara Van Park will be hosting, with special guest appearances from Sally Vate, Davina Sparkle, Mysterry, Trudi Styles and the Pianoman, and Laura Nixon as Marilyn Monroe, as well as appearances from members of the Sea Serpents.

After the show, you can dance the night away to DJ Ant Nichols.

The night will raise funds for the rugby club to compete in the Union Cup 2017, Europe’s gay and inclusive rugby tournament,with teams from across the UK, Ireland, and Europe including Stockholm, Rome, Berlin, Paris, Madrid and many more. There are 33 clubs eligible to take part.

The club will donate up to £1,000 of the profit made to help the renewal of the Sussex Beacon Summer House, which brings joy to users of the charity’s clients and their families.

Event: Sea Serpents in the Garden of Envy

Where: Envy Club above Charles Street, 8-9 Marine Parade, Brighton

When: Saturday, June 11

Time: Door open at Envy at 7pm, show starts at 8pm

Cost: Tickets from £10

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