Meet Founders of Brighton Food Tours – Catriona Lane & Angela Brightwell Catriona Lane and Angela Brightwell set up Brighton Food Tours to tell the amazing story of Brighton’s independent food scene. They offer their signature V.I.B (Very Independent Brighton) Tour – taking foodies to off-the-beaten-track vendors and producers. What do you do and how…

Meet Gary, founder of popular wine blog, The Wine Ninjas Magazine journalist and Brighton resident Gary Rose gets paid for writing about TV and films, but it’s wine, food and travel that get him excited these days. After completing a diploma in wine during the summer of 2016, he decided to make efficient use of…

We’ve picked our favourite places to indulge in wine and food in Brighton and have created a walking wine tour for you to follow. This route takes you around and along Brighton and Hove’s most iconic scenes and gives you the opportunity to do a bit of sightseeing and shopping while you walk in between…

Meet Trevor and Judith from Pacta Connect in Brighton Open Market Trevor Long and Judith Burns are wine importers specialising in the niche market of Central and Eastern Europe, including north-east Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Romania, Bulgaria and Turkey. They find wines made with minimal intervention by small independent producers. Their first retail venture is their…

A Passion For Quality! Guest Post: Harry Dyer, V & H Cafe, January 2016 At V&H Café, there are a few very important criteria we look for when taking on a new supplier or product; provenance, quality, locality, customer service and price, and in most cases, in that order. We believe it’s a check list every…

An Early Night Before An Exciting Early Start Harry Dyer – Co Owner V & H Cafe, Holland Road, Hove, August 2015 You know what it’s like when you have an early start the next day for something exciting… You tell yourself, “Get an early night”. This – as I’m sure you know – is a wasted effort.  One…

Sourcing The Best Local Artisan Suppliers Harry Dyer Co-Owner V&H Café, Holland Road, Hove, June 2015 At V&H café we aim to source the best local artisan suppliers. Harry ( V & H Café) with Trevor (Westdene Butchers) In our view, the best dishes are celebrations of the seasons finest ingredients, supplied by the most knowledgeable,…

Spring Has Sprung It’s finally that wonderful time of year, when the clocks have sprang forward and so do we. Although winter has it’s magic, it is a relief when we leave the cold, dark days of winter behind and emerge into the warmer, brighter days of spring. It feels that bit easier to get…

Trusted by over 100,000 UK businesses for 15 years Sponsors of the ‘Best Afternoon Tea’ Category at the 2017 BRAVO Awards Printing.com are very proud to be supporting Brighton’s first Bravo awards. The Brighton team have years of experience in business and promotional print along with graphic design and small business promotion. Help your business grow…

Sponsors of the ‘Best Pub Grub’ Category at the 2017 BRAVO Awards No Mobile Friendly Website? If you’re not Mobile Friendly you’re losing business and money! VUS can create a mobile version of your existing website to display to smartphone users. Since April 2015 Google has been severely penalising websites that do not cater for mobile…

The Social Club Sponsors of the ‘Best Place for a Date’ Category at the 2017 BRAVO Awards  Hi there. I’m Emma. I am an experienced communications consultant, with 11 years experience across digital marketing, PR, events and social media, including six years at PR Week’s 2016 Specialist Consultancy of the year, working with some of the…

Ed Hamilton. Sponsors of ‘Best Coffee’ at the 2017 BRAVO Awards Ed is a freelance writer and filmmaker living in Brighton. Ed Hamilton Showreel from Sustainable Content on Vimeo. Marketing and advertising agency expertise Ed spent 15 years working as a copywriter and creative director in marketing and advertising agencies, helping some of the world’s…

Enotria & Coe wine and spirits company Sponsors of the ‘Best for Drinking’ Category at the 2017 BRAVO Awards The reputation of Enotria & Coe is built on three core and constant factors: obsessive product knowledge, the creation of strong partnerships and a commitment to excellence in everything they do. They challenge themselves to stay ahead…

Juice 107.2 Radio made in Brighton Sponsors of the ‘Most Brighton’ Category at the 2017 BRAVO Awards Juice 107.2 is Brighton’s independent local radio station playing chart hits and classic throwbacks live from the city centre. If you want to know what’s happening on the roads, trains and with Brighton’s many sports teams as well…

The best commission-free online reservation system Sponsors of the ‘Best Restaurant’ Category at the 2017 BRAVO Awards ResDiary is a cloud-based, restaurant reservation system, built by industry experts to help restaurateurs manage their operations and grow their revenues. It delivers yield management tools which ensure optimisation of covers at peak times. ResDiary also has inbuilt…

A snacking service designed to work wonders on your well-being Sponsors of the ‘Feel Good Eats’ Category at the 2017 BRAVO Awards SourcedBox is a snack delivery service designed to make healthy living simple and exciting.   Each month, they curate a selection of the best healthy snacks around, and bundle them up in to…

Wholesale and Retail Fish Supplies in Brighton Sponsors of ‘Best Venue for local produce’ at the 2017 BRAVO Awards Brighton & Newhaven Fish Sales is a wholesale and retail fish outlet based at the Eastern end of Shoreham Harbour on the Sussex coast. High quality, day-caught local fish and shellfish They sell high quality, day-caught local…

Free magazine for parents Sponsors of the ‘Child Friendly’ Category at the 2017 BRAVO Awards ABC is an award winning free local information magazine for parents. Born in Brighton in 1996 Born in Brighton in 1996, ABC is the longest established, best-read, free parenting magazine in the South, publishing editions in both Sussex and Surrey.…

A traditional brew house Sponsors of ‘Best Sussex Venue’ at the 2017 BRAVO Awards Harvey’s of Lewes is renowned for its wonderful range of fresh ales, created in a traditional brew house that dates back to Victorian times. The brewery is a family business, with seventh generation at the helm today! Harvey’s beer is one…

Property valuers and surveyors specialising in pubs, hotels and restaurants Sponsors of ‘Best Brunch’ at the 2017 BRAVO Awards Fleurets’ agents specialise in the leisure market of restaurants, pubs and hotels. National coverage with local expertise Although primarily acting for vendors, we do also act for clients in acquiring specific sites. Fleurets offer national coverage, with…

Brighton and Hove Food Partnership (BHFP) Sponsors of ‘Best Bites on a Budget’ at the 2017 BRAVO Awards The Brighton & Hove Food Partnership (BHFP) is a non-profit organisation established in 2003 working towards the vision of a healthy, sustainable, fair food system for Brighton and Hove. Improving health and wellbeing We aim to use the…