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If you are a parent or carer in the Brighton & Hove area, or if you run a business or group for children, I hope you will find the Brighton & Hove Family Grapevine magazine and this website useful, supportive and sometimes inspirational! Whether your child is still a bump, babe, toddler, school age or teenager, there are 1,000s of useful contacts to help you.

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Find the latest issue in local libraries, leisure centres, children’s centres, shopping centres, supermarkets (superstores), schools, nurseries, preschools, family-friendly cafes and more!

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Upright Birthing

Upright Birthing: The ancient secret to a safer, healthier birth

There’s a growing movement among expectant mothers, a movement started by women who had had enough of being told how...

Local News

Local football enthusiast is all set to clean up in Brighton, Hove and surrounding areas

Ben Moser is launching his own Oven Cleaning Business as part of the Oven Wizards Franchise. Ben has lived and...


Brighton Festival 2024 celebrates magic and wonder with screenwriter and author Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Programme revealed for this year’s Festival in May Guest Director invites everyone to imagine a better world in a three-week...

Featured local businesses

Puddle Ducks

Baby & Pre-school classes: Puddle Ducks baby and Pre-school swimming...

Rampion Visitor Centre

Rampion Visitor Centre is a free educational centre, with interactive...

Puzzle Bored: Coffee Shop and Jigsaw Puzzle Space

A three storey Brighton coffee shop and puzzle space in...

High Sports Climbing Centre

High Sports run a range of climbing courses and activities...


ANIMAZING is a mobile and interactive service which offers an...

Brighton Girls

Part of the GDST family of 25 schools, we tailor...

Brighton Theatre Group

Brighton Theatre Group incorporating the youth company has been performing...

Music for Aardvarks and Other Mammals

Sing a song, cut a rug and make a noise...

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Little Dippers
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