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.

Palmeira Square Christmas tree

Floral clock gets festive

The lights on the Floral Clock Christmas tree in Palmeira Square will be switched on this Friday. Everyone is welcome to join in the festive celebrations.

Golden Hinde in a dock

Elms at the helm!

Elm trees felled in Preston Park after falling victim to disease have been given a new lease of life aboard one of the world's most famous ships.


Meet the Stanmer Park heavy horses

Meet Stanmer Park's magnificent heavy horses at a special event this Saturday (23 November) and find out about their role in helping to manage the historic woodland.