Business News

Le Village’s neighbours file noise complaints against the Brighton LGBTQ+ bar

Dale Melita October 24, 2020

Residents living next door to popular LGBTQ+ pub Le Village just off St James’s Street in Brighton request Brighton & Hove City Council (BHCC) reduce its opening hours.  

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Community News

Marine Tavern raise £5,519.18 for MindOut in 2018

Besi Besemar February 19, 2019

Marine Tavern raise £5,519.18 in 2018 for LGBT+ mental health charity. Marine Tavern customers raised £5,519.18 for MindOut the LGBTQ Mental Health Service from their fundraising activities in 2018.

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In The South

Poison Ivy to close its doors for good tonight

Besi Besemar March 5, 2017

Poison Ivy at the bottom of St James’ Street will close its doors for the final time tonight (March 5), marking the end of an era for Brighton’s karaoke queens.

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Community News

Who’s the boss behind the bar?

Morgan Fabulous October 28, 2016

This month Morgan Fabulous finds out why Lee Cockshott, owner and manager of the Marine Tavern, never has a moment to himself. Lee grew up in Manchester where he became very fond of the commercial gay scene. Aged just 18, he invested in a bar named the Woolpack and worked there at weekends while studying social work at university.

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