Community News

Lunch Positive celebrate 10th anniversary in style with Mayor

Besi Besemar June 20, 2019

Lunch Positive, the HIV lunch club, celebrated their 10th anniversary on Friday, June 7, with a special lunch and a visit from the Mayor of Brighton & Hove, Cllr. Alexandra Philips who is also the new Green MEP for the South East.

Read More

Kemptown MP discloses his HIV status to help tackle stigma

Besi Besemar December 1, 2018

In a speech to the Commons ahead of World Aids Day on Saturday, December 1, Lloyd Russell-Moyle MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven discloses his HIV status in a bid to tackle the stigma still associated with the condition.

Read More

Brighton MPs Support ME

Besi Besemar July 15, 2018

Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven MP, Lloyd Russell-Moyle and Brighton Pavilion MP, Caroline Lucas, who is a Patron to the Sussex ME Society have both written to Department of Health ministers pressing for further funding to be made available for services and research into ME or Chronic fatigue syndrome.

Read More

Live & Let Live – LGBT+ history project receives Lottery funding

Besi Besemar March 16, 2018

Latest Group CIC receive National Lottery funding for project charting Brighton & Hove’s LGBT+ history, from all gender perspectives. Latest Group CIC are based in Manchester Street at The Latest Musicbar and TV Studios, a few yards from the gateway to St James Street and Kemptown Village.

Read More
In The South

Greens announce candidate for coming East Brighton by-election

Besi Besemar December 17, 2017

Brighton & Hove Green Party selects Ed Baker as its candidate for the upcoming East Brighton by-election, likely to be held in spring 2018. The by-election has been caused as a result of Lloyd Russell-Moyle the  Labour MP for Brighton Kemptown & Peacehaven standing down as the ward councillor following his election to Parliament in the 2017 general election.

Read More
General News

New grass roots housing coalition launches this weekend

Besi Besemar August 16, 2017

New grass roots housing campaign launches this weekend – based on action not words! A collection of grass root community organisations will come together on Saturday (August 19) at the Kemp Town¬†Crypt Community Centre, St George’s Road, Kemp Town, Brighton¬†to adopt the aims and objectives of the newly formed Brighton and Hove Housing Coalition.

Read More