North Laine - it's all on your doorstep


We're so lucky to live in the vibrant heart of Brighton. And we want to help you enjoy all that's here.


We're the North Laine Community Association (NLCA) and we've been helping to look after the wellbeing of people in North Laine for over 40 years.


Your free copy of the Runner

If you live in North Laine you're automatically a member of the NLCA and will receive a FREE copy of the North Laine Runner once every two months.


Whether you own your own home, rent or work here, join us and help us keep the unique heart of Brighton special.

Get social

NLCA holds fun social events throughout the year. They're a great way to meet your neighbours and make new friends. For the latest events visit: what's on

Get involved

Help us keep North Laine a great place to live and work by making your voice heard. Stand up for your local area and enjoy being part of a friendly community.

Join us

Make sure you get the latest info on social events, news and volunteering opportunities by joining our mailing list here.


If you have any tips, suggestions or to contact us, please email

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See what's inside the latest North Laine Runner. Check out the latest news and features about our area...

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Get involved

One of the easiest ways to find out what's on in North Laine, and how you can get involved, is via our social media sites. Click on the icons below or find out more about them by clicking here.

The next North Laine Community Association monthly meeting is our first live meeting (as opposed to Zoom) since March 2020. It's at the Brighthelm Centre cafe, North Road, on Tuesday, November 16, at 7.45pm. Click here for more details.


Click on the News tab at the top of this page to view all the AGM reports for the past year (chair, treasurer, secretary, social, licensing, anti-tagging, environment, allotment, Runner, digital and Brighton Society).

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Get social

NLCA pub night

Come and meet your neighbours at our next NLCA pub night, which will be at the Prince George pub, Trafalgar Street, on Tuesday, November 9, from 6.30pm For other events check out our list of what's on here

For the latest news on what's happening and when, please sign up to our mailing list here. You can also visit our Facebook page: what's on

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