North Laine Runner

Photo:Examples of the North Laine Runner

Examples of the North Laine Runner

Newsletter of the North Laine Community Association

By Jackie Fuller, NLCA Newsletter Coordinator

The North Laine Runner is a community newsletter published every two months by the North Laine Community Association (NLCA) in Brighton, East Sussex.

Who writes for the North Laine Runner?

Anyone interested in the North Laine area of Brighton may write for the Runner. You don't necessarily have to live in the area and it doesn't matter whether or not you are otherwise active in the NLCA.

How to contribute?

Items for the Runner should be sent to the newsletter editor at:
Please remember to put your name and address on your contribution (and if possible a telephone number) so that you can be contacted about it if necessary.

What kinds of contribution are printed in the North Laine Runner?

All types - the more variety in each issue the better, so that there is something for everyone! Examples include:

  • items relevant in some way to North Laine (history, environment, etc)
  • free or charity events taking place locally
  • memories of the area
  • comments on previous articles
  • interviews with local personalities
  • drawings and poems
  • stories by or for children
  • items for sale.

The Runner is the local voice for residents and friends of the North Laine area.  The opinions expressed in the Runner are those of the contributors and do not necessarily reflect the official view of the NLCA.

Who gets the North Laine Runner?

Each household and shop/business in the North Laine area receives a free copy of the North Laine Runner every two months, distributed by the street representatives. Copies are also sent to the area's local councillors, to council officers, and to the local press.  Selected items are also published in the Runner section of this website.

If you are not a North Laine resident

Back copies of the North Laine Runner are available to view at the Brighton History Centre, located in Brighton Museum.


The Runner takes advertising from local traders, businesses and other organisations. For details of our current size options and rates, contact the editor at:

This page was added on 21/02/2008.

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