Category: Brighton and Hove

Landmarks of Brighton

Major Landmarks of Brighton Brighton is situated on the south coast of England and a major destination for day trippers from the London area. The London to Brighton bike ride is a popular charity cycle ride which has taken place for decades and the route is based on the veteran car race which started in 1927. Visitors to Brighton and…

Brighton & Hove History

Brighton & Hove History The Brighton and Hove area has enjoyed a long and varied history dating back to an original settlement in Neolithic times. By the 11th century the area was a fishing settlement and home to around 400 people. In the early Medieval period the small village of Brighton developed into a town known as Bristelmestune thanks to…

Economy in Brighton & Hove

Brighton is booming – Economy in Brighton & Hove Brighton and Hove District Council compile an interesting array of data and information about their local economy and much of the conclusions can be seen and felt on a daily basis by people who live in the city. An economy is not merely a set of numbers that can be analysed…

Culture in Brighton & Hove

Culture in Brighton & Hove As anyone familiar with Brighton and Hove will confirm, there is no shortage of cultural attractions and events that take place throughout the city and throughout the year. Music, art, drama, comedy and film are all well represented in this south coast ‘city on the edge’ as it’s affectionately known. Brighton and Hove is especially…