In a week that has seen the ITV Leaders' Debate and the release of more party manifestos, we sent Simon and Amanda to a Brighton market to find out the election issues that really matter to you.
How would you feel about opening your home to artists - and then welcoming strangers in to look at their work?
That's what people do every year as part of the Open Houses event during the Brighton Festival.
Andy Dickenson has been to see one of the homes taking part and speaks to homeowner and artist Charlotte Axworthy, director Judy Stevens and artist Soreh Levy.
Damage worth more than £1,500 has been caused at a cinema in Brighton.
Sussex Police are trying to trace a man captured on CCTV, after the screen of an automated ticket machine was smashed in the Odeon in West Street.
The hinges of an exit fire door were also broken.
A 13-year-old boy who has gone missing from his home in Peacehaven is thought to be in Brighton.
Leon Anderson went missing between 5.30 and 6pm on Friday (May 5) and is known to have used his bus pass in Brighton that evening. There are concerns for who he may be associating with and where he may be staying.
He is of white and black African mixed race, 5' 9", of slim build with short brown hair and brown eyes.
Anyone who sees him is asked to contact Sussex Police.
It's that time again - when art, music and culture collide in the biggest spectacle of its kind in the country.
This year's Brighton Festival, along with the Fringe, Open Houses and Great Escape events, promises to be the biggest yet with more acts than ever.
And with musician and poet Kate Tempest at the helm, there's a heady mix of entertainment to catch in the weeks ahead.
Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to artist Kathy Hinde of 'For The Birds', sculptor Cathie Pilkington of 'Liferooms' and poet Tommy Sissons.
Brighton is making the final preparations for its annual festival which starts tomorrow.
Below is a glimpse of one of the showcase events with 26 different art installations at a secret night-time woodland location.
This year's guest director is musician and poet Kate Tempest.
Now, if you're stuck for what to eat this weekend there's no shortage of recipes at Brighton's Foodies Festival.
Thousands of visitors are enjoying the best produce being served on the seafront.
Malcolm Shaw went for a taste.
It's a first not just for Brighton, but for the country. Two electric buses - powered by solar energy - have arrived in the city and are about to pick up passengers day and night.
They're completely carbon neutral and they hope to lead the charge in a revolution in sustainable transport.
Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to Norman Baker, Tom Druitt and Julia Fry.
Almost 150 cyclists set off on an epic 50 mile ride around Sussex this morning to raise money for 27 charities chosen by Brighton's Mayor.
It's the first event of its kind as Andy Dickenson explains. He speaks to the Mayor, Cllr Pete West, as well as organiser Brenda Pollack.