Brighton Half Marathon
This fun event takes place each year in February. One of the first major ‘halfs’ in the running calendar, the race is now one of the most popular races in the UK.
The start and finish of the race are on Madeira Drive next to the Steve Ovett statue. You can see
maps of the full course and the race village here. The race start time is 9am…
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Have you ever seen an empty beach like this in Brighton?
Perhaps you have never been there in the winter months….
This is my photo and I took it one February..
Brighton may be the UK’s most popular tourist resort for overseas visitors but they must stay in when it is warmer! Could the winter be the best time to visit?
Open All Year
The pier is open all year .. so is the splendid Brighton Royal Pavilion and the stunning new observation tower.
Steyning is within easy reach of Brighton .. just 10 miles away. Stay in cosy Rosebud Cottage!
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Skate in Brighton
Every winter the Royal Pavilion has a wonderful outside ice rink…
Open to the public each year from early November to mid January.
It’s beautiful, twinkly, romantic and child-friendly… if you don’t want to skate you can enjoy beautiful food in their rink side bar and restaurant.
Costs from £10 ….
Don’t miss the annual veteran car race from London to Brighton!
The London to Brighton Veteran Car Run is the longest-running motoring event in the world. The first run was in 1896, and it has taken place most years since its initial revival in 1927. To qualify, the cars must have been built before 1905.
The race is always on the first Sunday in November…