Resources for New Media Freelancers in Brighton
Shared Office Space
The Skiff have coworking space available most days and also occasionally full time desk space. They're in the North Laine area, a few minutes from Brighton Station. Many local tech events use The Skiff in the evenings for their talks and meet ups.
The Werks has several shared offices around Brighton, some of which offer coworking or maker spaces.
OffiCreche is a coworking space with flexible childcare on-site. This is a fantastic idea and it's run by very friendly people, so if you have a small child and need to get work done, give them a try.
The Dock Hub - coworking space quite near Hove station, north of the cricket ground.
Digital Freelance have desks available to rent within their nice office on St James's Street in Kemptown.
Brighton Games Collective is a non-profit working space and community network managed by game developers for people making games. It provides an environment for small companies and freelance developers to work side by side, sharing their resources, experience and talent.
Local Networking Groups
Wired Sussex have an excellent events calendar which you should find useful if you're looking for local meetings.
Brighton Farm for new media freelancers, find out more about us all over this site.
Brighton Business Curry Club is a monthly business networking event, combining meeting interesting people with eating good curry.
Niche Local Groups
WordUp Brighton - monthly meeting for people using Wordpress to power their website. Including talks covering all areas of web and business.
Brighton iPhone Creators for people making apps and sites for smartphones and tablets (not restricted to iOS, although their name implies this, Android & other platforms welcome).