Andrew Comben, Chief Executive of Brighton Dome, Mark Atwell and Terry Ayres, CEO of Sussex Heart Charity

Life-saving defibrillator donated to Brighton Dome in memory of music fan

3 Dec 2019

Brighton Dome has accepted the donation of a new defibrillator to the Concert Hall. Mark and Nigel Atwell gave the life-saving device in memory of their late father, Trevor Atwell who regularly attended concerts at the venue. Trevor passed away at his home in Lancing in the autumn from an unexpected heart condition. Last…
Brighton Dome used as a military hospital for wounded Indian soldiers during World War I

Wartime Entertainment at Brighton Dome

3 Dec 2019

While we’ve been transforming Brighton Dome for the future, we have recruited Historical Research Volunteers to dig into our past and uncover stories from our 216-year long history. Heritage volunteer, George Meredith uncovers one of many fascinating stories...During World War I, Brighton Dome operated as a hospital for…