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.

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.

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.

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.

Example of football boot bank with sign about the scheme

Bin your boots and help community football

If you have any unwanted or outgrown football boots with plastic studs, why not donate them to one of our football 'boot banks'? They'll be used by children and adults to play on the new 3G pitch in Portslade.
The new proposed boundary railings and entrance from the Old Steine

Royal Pavilion Garden plan back on track

We've submitted an updated bid for Heritage Lottery Funding to protect and improve the historic Royal Pavilion Garden. The plans include better lighting, restored lawns and flowerbeds, improved access and seating, volunteering opportunities and a new boundary.
EURO 2021 logo

City looks forward to hosting UEFA Women’s Euro in 2021

Brighton & Hove has been officially selected as a host city for the UEFA Women's EURO 2021, with games being played at the Brighton & Hove Community Stadium at Falmer. The news has been welcomed across the city.