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REVIEW: Books: First Come Love by Tom Rasmussen

August 13, 2021

We are asked to consider marriage,  as an achievement, a compromise, a selling-out, a practical solution and given experiences of authentic lives of what marriage means to a range of people across the spectrum of sexuality and class, and what the future looks like for this most historic and universal of institutions.

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REVIEW: Books:The adventures of Isabel by Candas Jane Dorsey

August 10, 2021

Not to be confused with the Ogden Nash poem, although very much in the bonkers celebratory style of his prose and radically mind popping daftness this is a delightful entertaining book from author Dorsey who adores words, pokes, tickles, makes them perform these incredibly  funny feats of phraseology and all the while packs in the narrative tension

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Accessing Brighton & Hove library services during lockdown

Rachel Badham November 12, 2020

All Brighton & Hove library buildings will be closed till December 2 due to the latest coronavirus lockdown, however it is still possible to access library services.

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City Council backs local multicultural book project for schools

Graham Robson October 9, 2020

Brighton & Hove City Council contributes £1,000 to the Multicultural School Book Fund – a fundraising campaign which aims to raise £64,000 to provide the 64 primary and secondary schools in Brighton & Hove with a box of books each.

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Aké Festival to celebrate black excellence, resilience and resistance in October

Graham Robson September 28, 2020

Festival to run online from Thursday, October 22 – Sunday, October 25 with a free programme of 65 inspiring talks, workshops, panel discussions and performances from the most exciting voices across Africa and the African Diaspora.

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