Sian Berry selected as candidate to follow Caroline Lucas as next Green MP for Brighton Pavilion

Graham Robson July 20, 2023

Berry, who was selected as the new Brighton Pavilion candidate after winning 71% of first preference votes, is a former co-leader and principal speaker of the Green Party of England and Wales and has been their candidate for Mayor of London three times, coming third in both 2016 and 2021. 

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11th September: Queer Bloomsbury Day

Rachel Badham September 10, 2021

Tomorrow, Queer Bloomsbury Day will see a host of exciting queer events including a talk by bestselling author Juno Dawson.

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Business News

Gscene LGBTQ Election hustings: the candidates respond.

Gscene Editorial Team November 19, 2019

Ahead of the UK General Election we are hosting an LGBTQ Election hustings on November 27th. The G-Scene News Team has written to all candidates, in all three Brighton & Hove constituencies, asking them all the same question.

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General News

New leader for Labour group in Brighton & Hove

Besi Besemar May 13, 2019

The Labour group of councillors on Brighton and Hove City Council today elected Cllr Nancy Platts as their new Group Leader. A former Labour Parliamentary candidate for Brighton Pavilion in the 2010 General Election where she lost to Caroline Lucas MP and Brighton Kemptown in the 2015 General Election where she lost narrowly to the sitting MP, Simon Kirby by 690 votes. 

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In The South

Conservatives choose former LGBT+ activist to fight Brighton Pavilion

Gary Hart May 10, 2017

Conservatives choose Emma Warman to fight the Brighton Pavilion seat. Originally from West Wales, Emma’s father is an electrician and her mother worked for the NHS. She attended a comprehensive school in Wales before studying at the University in Reading and becoming a primary school governor. She later attended law school in London – working full-time and taking evening classes to qualify as a lawyer.

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