Our Brighton Innsider: Ben Walker

Ben is a journalist, photographer and writer living in Brighton. Having moved to the city after commencing a journalism degree at the University of Sussex, he instantly found a sense of belonging with the place through its friendly residents, eccentric character and stunning scenery.

Ben is a lover of live music and reviews a plethora of musicians of from across the globe for BrightonsFinest. He will never be found without a camera on hand and has freelanced work to a multitude of businesses, musicians, actors and models, specialising in high quality live, portrait and landscape photography. To find out more about Ben, visit or follow @benellwalker on Twitter and Instagram.


Ben Walker

Journalist, writer, photographer and Brighton aficionado

In the Know - Top Hotspots

Brighton Beach - Witness spectacular sunsets set against the backdrop of the English Channel and famous Brighton Pier.

Churchill Square – Fulfill your every retail need from much-loved chains to cool independents.

Pelicano – Arguably the city’s best cup of coffee, you’ll find plenty of tasty cakes here too.

The Hope and RuinFind your new favourite band with the brilliant live performances at this quirky venue.

Snoopers Paradise - is a must-visit for fans of bizarre antiques and vintage collectables.

Starlings - See the mesmerising starlings dance around Brighton pier on a winter’s evening.

Brighton Pavilion – the ever changing exhibitions here will appease any art and history enthusiasts.

The Price Albert - Taste a plethora of real ales in a proper pub. Be sure to check out its famous mural.

The Lanes – An oddly woven network of streets packed full of unique and exciting independent businesses.

MEATliquor - Naughty food meats an electric atmosphere for a unique dining experience.

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