Brighton & Hove Tourism News

Shrigley appointed as guest director for Bright Festival

Shrigley appointed as guest director for Bright Festival

4 October 2017 Travel Events News

Brighton Festival has announced that the 2018 guest director is the Brighton-based visual artist David Shrigley. Best known for his distinctive drawing style and works that make satirical comments on the absurdity of 21st-century society, Shrigley’s darkly humorous compositions reflect the inconsequential, the bizarre, and the disquieting elements of daily life.

Brighton & Hove Albion to welcome new Aloft hotel

Brighton & Hove Albion to welcome new Aloft hotel

11 February 2016 Hotel News

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has entered into a franchise agreement with Brighton & Hove Albion to open a new Aloft hotel in the popular southern England coastal city. The 150-room Aloft Brighton, which is due to open in September 2017, will expand the brand’s growing footprint to four hotels in the UK, including two in London (Aloft London Tobacco Dock opens 2018), one in Liverpool and now one in Brighton.