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Swift brick erected in a brick wall, with swift inside

Wake up to a new era for nature

We're working working with partners to create diverse habitats across the city and open up more land for nature, part of our pledge to address the biodiversity emergency.

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New play facilities at Stanmer Park

Celebrations as new playground opens in Stanmer Park

Children of all ages and abilities are enjoying the new play area in in Stanmer Park. The new playground also includes equipment for less able youngsters including a toddler and basket swing and accessible roundabout.

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Outside the new Saunders Park café.

New cafe opens in Saunders Park

A new cafe has opened in Saunders Park. Run by Max Calesini, Laz' in the Park has an outside seating area and serves coffee, snacks, ice cream and home-made food, including vegan and gluten free options.

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Preston Manor staff Rosemary and Paula ready to welcome visitors!

Preston Manor reopens from 11 September

We're welcoming visitors back to Preston Manor, Brighton’s beautifully preserved time-capsule of Edwardian life at home, from 11 September.

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England player Kirby jumps to head the ball

UEFA European Women's Championship boost for the city

Brighton & Hove Albion Women’s team manager and former England manager Hope Powell explains how women’s football is developing both nationally and locally, how the Albion is investing in the women’s game and why the stadium and wider city is the perfect location for the UEFA European Women's Championship.
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Portslade Old Manor House

Heritage Lottery funding for Portslade Old Manor House

Members of Fresh Start Portslade, working in partnership with the council, have won Heritage Lottery funding to preserve the remains of one of the oldest manor houses in the country and bring its fascinating story to life.