FEATURE: Silver Ladies – 25 years of Kate and Jo

Gscene caught up with Wildblood and Queenie, Brighton’s most buxom DJing duo, who are celebrating 25 years B2B behind the decks with their Silver Service fundraising party for...

OPINION: Craig’s Thoughts – Be Brave, or I was born to be Queer

As a  youngster, I assumed the day would come when I would know all there was to know about life, love and happiness. The reflecting, the neglecting, the mistaking, the...

The real cost of going to university

The Prime Minister is facing a backlash today from her own party as student loan interest rates reach 6.1%. The hike has prompted fears that young people will leave university...
Posted On 01 Sep 2017

Dine with the Stars for The LGBT Community Safety Forum

Dine with the Stars returns to the Jury's Inn Waterfront Hotel (next to Dr Brightons) on Thursday, October 12. Now in its 6th year, Dine with the Stars is the brainchild of...

Pride Cymru 2017 – colourful, brilliant and proud!

As a Welsh Gay man, returning home for this superb, fun, engaging LGBTQ Pride event, I felt truly proud to see my county and capital city embracing LGBTQ folk and rights in...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017

FEATURE: Transitioning with Sugar – My Pride experience

Last month I wrote about my Pride experiences over the last 20 years and how I never quite felt like I fitted in. I was always troubled with poor trans representation. I...

FOOD & DRINK: Revenge of the Burgers!

You can't keep a good man down - it was only a matter of time before Barry Nelson would surface again and he is back managing and cooking in the kitchen of a new Burger Bar...

Only here for the beer (and wine)!

With CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) choosing Essex as a destination for their festivals, it’s hardly surprising that Essex breweries (and vineyards) are ‘jumping on the beer...
Posted On 23 Aug 2017

One funny lady – Hannah Brackenbury

"Hannah Brackenbury has been described as Victoria Wood and Tim Minchin’s lesbian love child. She’s more than that. She’s Hannah, and her songs are both bloody funny and...
Posted On 04 Aug 2017

Win a Holiday to the Florida Keys & Key West at Brighton & Hove Pride

The Florida Keys has long been a favourite holiday destination for LGBT+ visitors, who receive a warm welcome to the island chain where the official motto, One Human Family,...

Lunch Positive host community café at Pride on Preston Park

Lunch Positive, the local HIV charity that provides a weekly HIV lunch club is staging it’s Community Café at Pride again this year. The café will be at the south end of the...

FEATURE: Transitioning with Sugar – my memories of past Prides

My first experience of a Pride event was back in 1997, some 20 years ago. A fresh-faced 16-year-old kid, who knew she was trans but only in her wildest dreams did she think...

Gay men’s experiences of masculinity

When people ask why I chose to study 'gay masculinities' for my PhD, I think back to the time my car broke down on the A23, and the rescue service sent along this...

PICTURE DIARY: World Pride in Madrid, 2017

Madrid World Pride 2017 opened with a ceremony that took place in the Teatro Calderon and the streets around were packed full of expectant Spanish and visitors. This is a...
Posted On 25 Jul 2017