Full Discussion with Little Green Pig
Arts
2849 views
2849 views

Full Discussion with Little Green Pig

Kate Dennett - November 12, 2018
New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero
Arts
1151 views
1151 views

New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero

Roxana Xamán Mc Gregor - November 8, 2018
Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt
Arts
810 views
810 views

Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt

Alice Gledhill - October 25, 2018
674 views

Brighton and Beyond

Rachael Naylor - October 24, 2018
773 views

The best breakthroughs of 2018 thus far

Sabrina Edwards - October 22, 2018
Johnny English Fails to Strike Again
Arts
838 views
838 views

Johnny English Fails to Strike Again

Alice Gledhill - October 18, 2018
Sexual assault in the US government
Comment
802 views
802 views

Sexual assault in the US government

Tom Robinson - October 17, 2018
What’s ACCA-ning?
Arts
814 views
814 views

What’s ACCA-ning?

Emma Nay - October 16, 2018
Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols
Arts
1010 views
1010 views

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols

Kate Dennett - October 12, 2018
University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week
Arts
933 views
933 views

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week

Kate Dennett - October 6, 2018
Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin
Interview
901 views
901 views

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin

Alex Leissle - October 4, 2018
Why we should all embrace drag
Features
1071 views
1071 views

Why we should all embrace drag

Chris Ahjem - October 3, 2018
In Conversation with Alannah Myles
Arts
2504 views
2504 views

In Conversation with Alannah Myles

Anastasia Konstantinidou - October 3, 2018
Brighton Needs You!
News
915 views
915 views

Brighton Needs You!

Anonymous - September 28, 2018
Books Every Fresher Should Read
Arts
1081 views
1081 views

Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018
France in Fine Fettle
Sports
906 views
906 views

France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
1016 views
1016 views

Dive into Brightonian Culture

Sorrel Linsley - September 17, 2018
Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
1066 views
1066 views

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018
575 Views

Updates on our best news stories

As a goodbye from the News team, we looked back through every issue of The Badger this year and selected a few of the best stories we’ve broken. We’ve revisited them, and here is what has been going on since we first reported on them.

Islamophobia on campus: 5 months on      

Mark Tovey

Screen Shot 2016-04-20 at 16.52.35

The President of the Islamic Society has said a friendly football coaching session between a group of men who shouted Islamophobic abuse outside the Muslim Prayer Centre and members of the Islamic Society will be arranged this summer.

In late November 2015, immediately following the grisly terrorist attacks in Paris, we reported that six men wandered onto campus after a session at the Seagulls’ stadium, whereupon they popped a balloon outside the Muslim students’ dedicated space and allegedly shouted: “ISIS are coming!”

The six perpetrators were later identified, using CCTV footage, as participants in a scheme run by Albion in the Community, Brighton & Hove Albion’s charitable arm.

Albion responded swiftly, suspending the men from their programme.

But Ridwan Barbhuiyan, President of the Islamic Society, extended a hand to the disgraced footballers. He told The Badger he was adamant that he wanted to meet the men, to give both sides a chance to “get to know each other”.

He said: “Hopefully, rather than a divisive community, we can instead build one united on mutual respect and understanding”.

Albion in the Community suggested a coaching session, and Mr Barbhuiyan has confirmed a kickabout will take place one sunny day after the exam period.

According to an Albion spokesperson, the six men apologised for their behaviour and are now back on the football programme over at the Amex, having served a suspension period.

People with disabilities face 120 campus obstacles: 2 months on     

Phoebe Day

Screen Shot 2016-04-20 at 17.09.35

In February a report from Sussex Estates and Facilities revealed that there are 120 “high priority issues” with the campus’ accessibility features. The Access Sussex campaign hoped the report would lead to the university taking “urgent action” to implement changes. The campaign stated that in order to make substantial improvements to life on campus for disabled students, the University needed to establish an Equality and Diversity Officer. A proposal for the university to appoint an Equality and Diversity Officer was put forward by SU Welfare Officer Rianna Gargiulo, but this proposal was not accepted.

Since February, an Equality and Diversity Officer has not been appointed, though a new head of the Campus Accessibility Forum, Jayne Townsend,  will be taking over soon. The Campus Accessibility Forum have requested several reports to investigate the standards of the University’s accessibility features, including the report released last February.  In light of the report, the University will be funding improvements on the campus. Though the exact amount of funding that will be given is not yet known, the proposed amount is around £100,000. What the funding will be going towards specifically is not yet confirmed.

When asked to comment on the progress of improving accessibility on campus, the University commented: “It is true that this audit has highlighted a large number of recommendations and with this in mind a submission for a specific budget, on the region of £100,000, has been put forward to the Annual Project Planning Board for the academic year 2016/17.”

Once funding is agreed this will not be released until 1st August. The Campus Accessibility Forum will use this time, with the assistance of a SEF Project Manager, to prioritise and programme the works.”

This January the University announced a fire alarm safety system for deaf students, which lets students connect to the fire alarm system with their mobile. Gargiulo commented on the new system on the SU website, saying: “I’m glad the University have put students’ safety first and on this occasion acted directly on feedback from hearing impaired students and staff in our community. There is of course still plenty to do, hopefully the next step is to introduce DMS to all campus halls of residence so hearing-impaired students on campus. can feel safe in their residences.”

Scholarships for Syria: 7 months on

Freya Marshall Payne

Screen Shot 2016-04-25 at 12.24.44

In our first issue this year we announced that Sussex would be offering a postgraduate scholarship of 20% for two students from either Syria, Lebanon or Jordan, starting in 2016, and that there would be a further scholarship to fund the full cost of two Palestinian students’ postgraduate courses. This was all part of what the university at the time called its aim to “foster academic ties with the Middle East and North Africa”. They further expanded this initiative in November 2015 when they announced “50 English language scholarships for Syrian refugees. According to the university, “each scholarship is worth up to £10,000 per student and will cover the full course tuition fees together with £100 per week contribution towards living costs”.

The scholarships covered “courses (which were) for five, 10, 16 or 28 weeks in preparation for university study” although the students were not guaranteed places on Sussex undergraduate courses afterwards.

The Badger has recently discovered that, although the postgraduate scholarships are going to plan, these 50 English language scholarships may never be given.

This reporter was present at a recent meeting between the #Don’tDeportLuqman campaign and Vice-Cancellor Clare Mackie; the meeting was recorded with the permission of all attendants. Ms Mackie admitted that the University had been unable to bring any of the refugees over to Britain because of government regulations.. Mackie said that “we have £500,000 ring-fenced for the English-language scholarships” and that she would approach the rest of senior management to discuss re-purposing the money for a number of full undergraduate scholarships for refugees, which is one of the #Don’tDeportLuqman demands.

A University of Sussex spokesperson said: “We are currently working through the options for how the money could be allocated and are looking at the scheme for Syrian students enrolling in the next academic year or funding being transferred to various similar hardship or scholarship projects.

“We’re extremely eager to get enrolment underway.  We have some important national and local Government requirements and regulations to consider, which we’re working through.  We need to make sure that any benefits and bursaries we offer to students do not impact their ability to qualify for benefits elsewhere.  We will publish full details, including the application process as soon as possible.”

Get the best viral stories straight into your inbox!

Don't worry, we don't spam
Full Discussion with Little Green Pig
Arts
2849 views
2849 views

Full Discussion with Little Green Pig

Kate Dennett - November 12, 2018
New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero
Arts
1151 views
1151 views

New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero

Roxana Xamán Mc Gregor - November 8, 2018
Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt
Arts
810 views
810 views

Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt

Alice Gledhill - October 25, 2018
674 views

Brighton and Beyond

Rachael Naylor - October 24, 2018
773 views

The best breakthroughs of 2018 thus far

Sabrina Edwards - October 22, 2018
Johnny English Fails to Strike Again
Arts
838 views
838 views

Johnny English Fails to Strike Again

Alice Gledhill - October 18, 2018
Sexual assault in the US government
Comment
802 views
802 views

Sexual assault in the US government

Tom Robinson - October 17, 2018
What’s ACCA-ning?
Arts
814 views
814 views

What’s ACCA-ning?

Emma Nay - October 16, 2018
Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols
Arts
1010 views
1010 views

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols

Kate Dennett - October 12, 2018
University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week
Arts
933 views
933 views

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week

Kate Dennett - October 6, 2018
Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin
Interview
901 views
901 views

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin

Alex Leissle - October 4, 2018
Why we should all embrace drag
Features
1071 views
1071 views

Why we should all embrace drag

Chris Ahjem - October 3, 2018
In Conversation with Alannah Myles
Arts
2504 views
2504 views

In Conversation with Alannah Myles

Anastasia Konstantinidou - October 3, 2018
Brighton Needs You!
News
915 views
915 views

Brighton Needs You!

Anonymous - September 28, 2018
Books Every Fresher Should Read
Arts
1081 views
1081 views

Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018
France in Fine Fettle
Sports
906 views
906 views

France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
1016 views
1016 views

Dive into Brightonian Culture

Sorrel Linsley - September 17, 2018
Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
1066 views
1066 views

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018
Leeds United: Risen from the Ashes?
Sports
139 views
139 views

Leeds United: Risen from the Ashes?

James Cohen - May 19, 2019
A Pole Dancing Marathon: My Training Diary
News
78 views
78 views

A Pole Dancing Marathon: My Training Diary

Jonny Garwood - May 18, 2019

Leave a Reply

Join the Badger Team

Apply today!

Latest Posts

‘We’re Bringing our Worlds to an Audience’ – Rokia Traoré on the Brighton Festival
Music
615 views
Music
615 views

‘We’re Bringing our Worlds to an Audience’ – Rokia Traoré on the Brighton Festival

Lara Antoine - February 15, 2019

We are nearing that time of year where Brighton is flooded with arts and culture festivals. Following shortly after the Fringe, Brighton Festival runs from 4th- 26th…

Christmas Queens: Spilling the tea with RuPaul’s Drag Race’s Kameron Michaels and Asia O’Hara
Interview
2648 views
Interview
2648 views

Christmas Queens: Spilling the tea with RuPaul’s Drag Race’s Kameron Michaels and Asia O’Hara

Chris Ahjem - November 27, 2018

Tis the season, to indulge in some incredible drag performances! Iconic queens spanning many series of RuPaul’s Drag Race will grace the Brighton Dome on December 3…

Remakes and Reimaginings: Suspiria (2018)
#CINECITY19
1456 views
#CINECITY19
1456 views

Remakes and Reimaginings: Suspiria (2018)

Yazz James - November 13, 2018

Suspiria is a surprising and radical reimagining of Dario Argento’s 1977 film. The story is centred around Susie Bannion (Jessica Harper/Dakota Johnson), a young American, who moves…

Full Discussion with Little Green Pig
Arts
2849 views
Arts
2849 views

Full Discussion with Little Green Pig

Kate Dennett - November 12, 2018

We got the chance to talk to Catherine from Brighton & Hove’s local organisation, Little Green Pig, who work with young people to unlock their imaginations and…

CINECITY Opening Night: The Favourite
#CINECITY19
1171 views
#CINECITY19
1171 views

CINECITY Opening Night: The Favourite

Emma Nay - November 11, 2018

I did not always believe in the magic of cinema. Sitting in one of a thousand identical cinemas, looking at the waves of unoccupied seats, can make…

New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero
Arts
1151 views
Arts
1151 views

New Poets Take to the Stage at Hi Zero

Roxana Xamán Mc Gregor - November 8, 2018

On the 30 November it was the last Tuesday of the month, meaning, of course, I was at The Hope and Ruin ready for Hi Zero, as…

Poets and Musicians Against the Arms Trade Preview
Arts
1058 views
Arts
1058 views

Poets and Musicians Against the Arms Trade Preview

Emma Nay - November 6, 2018

On the 10th of November in Falmer Bar’s own Room 76 a series of musicians and poets are coming together to protest against the arms trade. The…

As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning: 50th Anniversary
Arts
980 views
Arts
980 views

As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning: 50th Anniversary

Hal Keelin - November 2, 2018

As one of the best things to come out of the 20th Century nears its 50th anniversary, it is a chance to look back at Laurie Lee’s…

Self-Representation – Women of Colour in Publishing Event
Arts
852 views
Arts
852 views

Self-Representation – Women of Colour in Publishing Event

Florence Dutton - October 29, 2018

Over recent years, relentless injustice has caused a surge in female self-reclamation, especially across the media. More and more women from marginalised communities and backgrounds are coming…

Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt
Arts
810 views
Arts
810 views

Poets Wow Crowds at The Haunt

Alice Gledhill - October 25, 2018

On Sunday evening, The Haunt welcomed a trio of poets from America and Canada as part of Neil Hilborn’s UK tour, treating guests to an uplifting night…

Top Stories
674 views

Brighton and Beyond

Rachael Naylor - October 24, 2018

Finding your feet in a brand new city can be overwhelming and confusing at first, however Brighton offers a range of alternative travel options to satisfy all…

Freshers 2018
773 views

The best breakthroughs of 2018 thus far

Sabrina Edwards - October 22, 2018

As we begin a new school year, this is a great time for Sabrina Edwards, the new Science editor, to reflect on the best scientific breakthroughs of…

De-Stressing with Rob Cowen’s Common Ground
Arts
888 views
Arts
888 views

De-Stressing with Rob Cowen’s Common Ground

Hal Keelin - October 18, 2018

Upon my transfer to Sussex University, I found Robert Cowen’s Common Ground a particularly comforting read. After nearly a year out from academic study, I was finally…

Johnny English Fails to Strike Again
Arts
838 views
Arts
838 views

Johnny English Fails to Strike Again

Alice Gledhill - October 18, 2018

Striking up laughter in cinema screens once again, Rowan Atkinson may have given up playing lovable Mr. Bean, but he hasn’t retired as Johnny English just yet.…

Sexual assault in the US government
Comment
802 views
Comment
802 views

Sexual assault in the US government

Tom Robinson - October 17, 2018

“I believed he was going to rape me.” are the stand out words in Christine Ford’s final testimony at the confirmation hearing of Brett Kavanaugh as an…

What’s ACCA-ning?
Arts
814 views
Arts
814 views

What’s ACCA-ning?

Emma Nay - October 16, 2018

  All you need to know about autumn at the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts If you have not seen the ACCA’s new autumn programme, you…

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols
Arts
1010 views
Arts
1010 views

Review: Journeying with Grace Nichols

Kate Dennett - October 12, 2018

In celebration of Black History Month, Sussex Student Union organised a number of interesting talks and events across October. One of these exciting opportunities was a chance…

Review: Suzanne Ciani & Martin Messier at the ACCA
Film & Theatre
902 views
Film & Theatre
902 views

Review: Suzanne Ciani & Martin Messier at the ACCA

Anonymous - October 10, 2018

At the outset, Mr Messier’s FIELD at once invoked The Matrix and Daedalus’ Boiler Room set.  The basic concept of this mixed media performance relies on transducer…

Shelf Help: The Organisation Encouraging Self-Development
Arts
1479 views
Arts
1479 views

Shelf Help: The Organisation Encouraging Self-Development

Kate Dennett - October 10, 2018

To commemorate to this year’s Mental Health Awareness Day, I found it increasingly difficult to draw attention to just one book of relevance in recognition of this…

Freshers’ Week from a second year perspective
Campus News
977 views
Campus News
977 views

Freshers’ Week from a second year perspective

Chris Ahjem - October 9, 2018

Annually, the University of Sussex welcomes thousands of new students to our Falmer campus and every year the Student’s Union and Brighton based clubs and businesses increase…

National Badger Day: 10 fun facts you might not have known
News
1606 views
News
1606 views

National Badger Day: 10 fun facts you might not have known

Chris Ahjem - October 6, 2018

To celebrate National Badger Day here are 10 fun facts about our animal kingdom namesake Badgers can run up to 16-19 miles per hour which is the…

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week
Arts
933 views
Arts
933 views

University of Sussex Joins Libraries Week

Kate Dennett - October 6, 2018

This coming week marks the celebration of Libraries Week, an event solely dedicated to praising the work of libraries across the UK. This annual event is taking…

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin
Interview
901 views
Interview
901 views

Oscar Jerome at The Hope and Ruin

Alex Leissle - October 4, 2018

The young star is often a tricky title to navigate. There are the big names, who explode into the world with noise, bright light, a big record…

How Fenty Beauty changed the face of the makeup industry
Lifestyle
1571 views
Lifestyle
1571 views

How Fenty Beauty changed the face of the makeup industry

Rachel Badham - October 3, 2018

Fenty Beauty, launched in September last year, is a makeup line created by global superstar Robyn Rihanna Fenty, better known as Rihanna. It’s not uncommon for celebrity…

Why we should all embrace drag
Features
1071 views
Features
1071 views

Why we should all embrace drag

Chris Ahjem - October 3, 2018

Once an art form disregarded by many, 2018 bears witness to the continuous rise of drag as a legitimate, celebrated art. Spearheaded by RuPaul’s Drag Race, drag…

In Conversation with Alannah Myles
Arts
2504 views
Arts
2504 views

In Conversation with Alannah Myles

Anastasia Konstantinidou - October 3, 2018

This week we had the pleasure of interviewing Alannah Myles, the 1991 Grammy winner for best female rock vocal performance for her outstanding vocal abilities for the…

Brighton Needs You!
News
915 views
News
915 views

Brighton Needs You!

Anonymous - September 28, 2018

Brighton is a vibrant and thriving city that many students at Sussex are lucky enough to call home. But there are many in the area in need…

Books Every Fresher Should Read
Arts
1081 views
Arts
1081 views

Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018

Starting university comes with both exciting but potentially daunting changes, with both moving away from home and studying at degree level posing to be two new challenges.…

INCREDIBLES 2: The Sequel with a Feminist Twist
Film & Theatre
952 views
Film & Theatre
952 views

INCREDIBLES 2: The Sequel with a Feminist Twist

Olek Młyński - September 18, 2018

One key film in the development of anyone who grew up in the early 2000s was The Incredibles (2004). It’s comedy, vibrancy, and general sense of fun…

France in Fine Fettle
Sports
906 views
Sports
906 views

France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018

Prior to the start of the quadrennial tournament this summer, football fans across the world grew sceptical over Russia’s credentials and ability to host the most prestigious…

Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
1016 views
Arts
1016 views

Dive into Brightonian Culture

Sorrel Linsley - September 17, 2018

Boredom is impossible when you throw yourself into everything this weird and wonderful city has to offer. The specific and unique cultural wonders of Brighton are indeed…

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
1066 views
Arts
1066 views

Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018

During this year’s Pride Festival, Brighton had the honour of welcoming international pop star and voice of the early 2000s, Britney Spears, to the main stage. Undoubtedly,…

Union obliterates the debate – unwritten requirement used to shut down free speech debate
Campus News
2754 views1
Campus News
2754 views1

Union obliterates the debate – unwritten requirement used to shut down free speech debate

Jordan Wright - April 27, 2018

Written by the News Team. Student society Liberate the Debate’s most recent event was cancelled over a lack of compliance with the Students' Union's (USSU) requirement for…

Racism: Why is it still an issue in football?
Sports
45 views
Sports
45 views

Racism: Why is it still an issue in football?

James Cohen - May 20, 2019

The seemingly perpetual battle with racism within football, somehow took a turn for the worst in the past few weeks with several instances highlighting the severity of…

Leeds United: Risen from the Ashes?
Sports
139 views
Sports
139 views

Leeds United: Risen from the Ashes?

James Cohen - May 19, 2019

By Jonny Garwood Formed in 1919, Leeds United FC is a club with a long, vibrant and tangled history. Supporters will know the club for its historic…

Tottenham Hotspur: New Stadium, New Era?
Sports
245 views
Sports
245 views

Tottenham Hotspur: New Stadium, New Era?

James Cohen - May 19, 2019

By Jonny Garwood This week could not get much better for Tottenham Hotspur fans. After moving into the revamped White Hart Lane with a thrilling opening ceremony,…

A Pole Dancing Marathon: My Training Diary
News
78 views
News
78 views

A Pole Dancing Marathon: My Training Diary

Jonny Garwood - May 18, 2019

When I first contemplated pole, in my head it was a space for thin people. People who had danced before, could do incredible feats and only wore…

In Conversation with Maisha
Arts
98 views
Arts
98 views

In Conversation with Maisha

Alex Leissle - May 18, 2019

It is no understatement to say that Maisha are one of the hottest new outfits in Jazz, comprised of some of the most in-demand instrumentalists from the…

The Great Escape – Day 3: Truly impressive weekend comes to an end
Arts
272 views
Arts
272 views

The Great Escape – Day 3: Truly impressive weekend comes to an end

Alex Leissle - May 13, 2019

The final day at The Great Escape was notably quieter that those that preceded, nevertheless the turn out for most venues came close to capacity. Wrestling with…

The Great Escape – Day 2: Foals and Girl In Red take weekend to higher planes
Arts
297 views
Arts
297 views

The Great Escape – Day 2: Foals and Girl In Red take weekend to higher planes

Alex Leissle - May 12, 2019

The second day at The Great Escape was hailed in with sun rays beaming down over the city. Buzzing with vibrancy, The Great Escape really found its…

The Great Escape – Day 1: Brighton’s weekend of new music begins in style
Music
389 views
Music
389 views

The Great Escape – Day 1: Brighton’s weekend of new music begins in style

Lara Antoine - May 11, 2019

It is that time of year again, as the masses descend on Brighton for festivities, infrequently good weather and the full musical experience the city provides. The…

Artist Focus: Billy Liang
Artist Focus
143 views
Artist Focus
143 views

Artist Focus: Billy Liang

Elizabeth Richardson - May 11, 2019

Billy Liang is a photographer, videographer and current Business finalist at the University of Sussex. Originally from a small sea-side city south of mainland China, called Zhuhai,…

Cabbage live at The Haunt: Swaggering with youthful audacity
Arts
225 views
Arts
225 views

Cabbage live at The Haunt: Swaggering with youthful audacity

Hal Keelin - May 8, 2019

Cabbage enter the stage to Gimme gimme gimme by ABBA and disco lights. They shuffle around, as if to say “this wasn’t what you were expecting was…

Comment
141 views

Broadly speaking on studying abroad

Lilly Subbotin - May 7, 2019

Studying abroad always brings about certain expectations and to be honest, most of them have nothing to do with studying. Instastories of my peers built up the…

Comment
172 views

UK museums: beyond the history

Jasmine Edmonson - May 7, 2019

Museums are time capsules that allows us to interact with the past, engage in the present and acknowledge the technological advances of the future. However, majority of…

Mr Bongo 30th anniversary – Moses Boyd leads the way in eclectic celebration of music
Arts
229 views
Arts
229 views

Mr Bongo 30th anniversary – Moses Boyd leads the way in eclectic celebration of music

Alex Leissle - May 7, 2019

It is safe to say Brighton-based record label Mr Bongo has earned its name as the best champions of diverse music in town. Director of Operations Graham…

Elder Island interview: “We’re always advancing”
Arts
240 views
Arts
240 views

Elder Island interview: “We’re always advancing”

danfeldman2 - May 6, 2019

Last week I had the privilege of interviewing Katy and Luke of Elder Island, two members of the three-piece band. Elder Island are a special band; a technically advanced…

MAISHA live at Patterns preview – The exemplary artists of London’s vibrant jazz scene
Arts
843 views
Arts
843 views

MAISHA live at Patterns preview – The exemplary artists of London’s vibrant jazz scene

Ketan Jha - May 4, 2019

Combining in equal parts the airy spiritualism of Alice Coltrane and the kind of virtuosic displays now typical of the UK’s prolific jazz scene, Maisha’s music is…

Avengers: Endgame Review
Arts
302 views
Arts
302 views

Avengers: Endgame Review

Michael Humphreys - April 26, 2019

Finally, the culmination of 11 years, 21 films and over 80 characters, the Endgame is here, but can Marvel do the unthinkable and actually pull it off?…

Sussex Pink Week
Features
281 views
Features
281 views

Sussex Pink Week

tallulahfirefly - April 25, 2019

In the run up to Sussex Pink Week, The Badger Features Editor Tallulah Belassie-Page caught up with Ana Schiller to talk about the group’s plans for the…

Wild Rose Review
Arts
221 views
Arts
221 views

Wild Rose Review

Michael Humphreys - April 18, 2019

With American musicals sweeping the box office, what can be expected from the Scottish A Star is Born. (more…)

Small Scale/Big Heart – Shazam! Film Review
Arts
243 views
Arts
243 views

Small Scale/Big Heart – Shazam! Film Review

Ali Wakelin - April 17, 2019

The semi-officially titled DC Extended Universe (DCEU) has gotten off to a bumpy start ever since 2013’s painfully average Man of Steel, ultimately deriving into downright painful…

News
393 views

Valley Gardens designs get final approval

joelrenoufc - April 16, 2019

Final designs for the Valley Gardens regeneration scheme have been approved by Brighton and Hove city councillors, in a meeting last month. Valley Gardens – the green…