Events Around East Sussex

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More details - Bodiam Castle - Have-a-go archery and falconry, weekends & school holidays from 30 March to 3 Sept
Discover your hidden talents and try your hand at some medieval skills. Join the archers and falconers from The Hawking Centre and test your skill with a bow and arrow or try your hand at flying a bird of prey. Payment for these activities is made directly to The Hawking Centre staff.
Bodiam Castle, Bodiam, near Robertsbridge,
Today to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Sheffield Park and Garden - Canadians in the Park: Festival of Archaeology
Visit the Second World War archaeological dig that will be taking place in East Park, looking for artefacts left behind at Sheffield Park and Garden. When Sheffield Park was requisitioned by Canadians troops during the Second World War, the landscape was transformed with their huts, equipment and supplies.
Sheffield Park and Garden, Sheffield Park
Today to Sun 29 Jul

More details - Bodiam Castle - Female suffrage: the other side exhibition; Sat 10 March to Mon 3 Sept;  11am-5pm
As part of the National Trust’s ’Women and Power’ programme in 2018, we take a look at Lord Curzon’s anti-suffrage stance.
Bodiam Castle, Bodiam, near Robertsbridge,
Today to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Bodiam Castle - Guided moat walk at Bodiam Castle : 26 March to 28 October 2018, 12.15 & 2.15pm
Get out and about with one of our guides on these short but informative walks around the castle grounds, where you will discover some of the secrets of Bodiam’s past.
Bodiam Castle, Bodiam, near Robertsbridge,
Today, Wed 25 Jul to Fri 27 Jul, Sun 29 Jul, Mon 30 Jul, Wed 1 Aug to Fri 3 Aug, Sun 5 Aug, Mon 6 Aug, Wed 8 Aug to Fri 10 Aug, Sun 12 Aug, Mon 13 Aug, Wed 15 Aug to Fri 17 Aug, Sun 19 Aug, Mon 20 Aug, Wed 22 Aug to Fri 24 Aug, Sun 26 Aug, Mon 27 Aug, Wed 29 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Sheffield Park and Garden - Canadians in the Park: summer trail
Bring the kids during the summer holidays for our trail exploring the Canadian soldiers in the park. Join us this summer holiday to take part in an interactive trail around the garden to find out what it would have been like to be a soldier based in a training camphere during the Second World War. Booking Not Needed.
Sheffield Park and Garden, Sheffield Park
Today to Mon 3 Sep

More details - St Michael's Hospice Open Gardens - Westfield
Following the success from last year’s Open Garden, which raised over £36,000 for the Hospice, we are delighted to announce our Open Garden season for 2018.
Church Place Farm, Vicarage Lane, Westfield

More details - Alfriston Clergy House - Summer Search
A fun trail for families around the garden. Embark on a self-led search around the garden. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Alfriston Clergy House, The Tye, Alfriston, Polegate
Today to Wed 25 Jul, Sat 28 Jul to Wed 1 Aug, Sat 4 Aug to Wed 8 Aug, Sat 11 Aug to Wed 15 Aug, Sat 18 Aug to Wed 22 Aug

More details - Bateman's - The Jungle Book trail; Sat 21 July - Mon 3 Sept 2018, 10am to 4pm
Escape into the garden at Bateman’s and discover some of Kipling’s most famous characters that have fled their book pages. Some of the characters from The Jungle Book have escaped from their book and are out and about hiding in the garden.
Bateman’s, Bateman’s Lane, Burwash,
Today to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Forest Row Market
The Forest Row Village Market is one of Sussex’ finest suppliers of good food and hand made crafts. Winners of Britain’s Best Small Community Market 2017. Grand Finalists of the Sussex Food and Drink Awards Best Farmers Market 2017.
Community Centre car park or Foresters Green, Hartfield Road, Forest Row
Today to Sat 1 Sep

More details - Bodiam Castle - '50 things' summer trail; Sat 21 July - Mon 3 Sept, 10am to 4pm
Enjoy the great outdoors this summer and challenge your kids with our ’50 things’ trail. Complete various seasonal activities around the grounds and claim your prize on our summer trail. Booking Not Needed. Children are particularly welcome.
Bodiam Castle, Bodiam, near Robertsbridge,
Today to Fri 31 Aug

More details - St. Michael’s Church Newhaven ‘Open Door’ Every Tuesday 11.00am-1.00pm
Our ‘Open Door’ is a chance for people who would like a quiet place to pray or reflect, or to just find a bit of peace and quiet in this busy world we live in. While there, why not light a candle in memory of a loved one, or for someone who is unwell at this time? St.
Church Hill, (Disabled access in Second Avenue )
Tue 24 Jul, Tue 31 Jul

More details - Driftwood - Open Garden for NGS
Monty Don said in his introduction to Driftwood on BBC 2 Gardeners World in Sept 2016, ’It’s a small garden by the sea (112ft x 40ft) with inspired planting and design’.
Driftwood, Seaford
Tue 24 Jul, Sun 5 Aug

More details - Follow the Line
It all begins with a line, the physical mark on a surface. The stroke of a brush, charcoal or pencil, the splash of a sponge, a cut with a knife, incising into lino, metal or clay. Random or controlled, colour or monochrome.
Artichoke Gallery, Church Street, Ticehurst
Tue 24 Jul to Sat 28 Jul, Tue 31 Jul to Sat 4 Aug, Tue 7 Aug to Sat 11 Aug, Tue 14 Aug to Sat 18 Aug, Tue 21 Aug to Sat 25 Aug, Tue 28 Aug to Sat 1 Sep, Tue 4 Sep

More details - St Michael's Hospice Open Gardens - Northiam
Following the success from last year’s Open Garden, which raised over £36,000 for the Hospice, we are delighted to announce our Open Garden season for 2018.
South Grange, Quickbourne Lane, Northiam
Tue 24 Jul

More details - Employed To Serve
Employed To Serve plus Rough Hands. Artists performing: Employed To Serve.: Tickets avaiable.
Sticky Mike's Frog Bar, Brighton
Wed 25 Jul

More details - Frankenstein A modern re-imagining
Frankenstein Presented by SISATA Written by John Foster Directed by Charmaine K Parkin Angel rising… Slowly, painfully, out of the fusion of rabid light and impenetrable darkness, Angel emerges, alien and alienated.
Brighton Open Air Theatre Dyke Road Park
Wed 25 Jul to Sat 28 Jul

Green Door Store, Brighton
Wed 25 Jul

More details - Ashdown Forest Summer Holiday Playscheme
Join the Ashdown Forest Education Team for 2 days of forest fun and activities including den building, games, tracks and trails, stories, nature craft, and more. Suitable for children over 6 years old. For more information and to request a booking form or call the office on 01342 823583
Ashdown Forest Centre, Wych Cross, Forest Row
Thu 26 Jul and Fri 27 Jul

More details - Become a Harlequins Hero at summer rugby camps
The Uckfield RFC Harlequins Summer holiday camp is the perfect way to keep kids entertained during the school holidays. The camp, which lasts from the 26th July to the 27th July, is open to boys and girls aged 6-14 from complete beginners through to regular players.
Hempstead Playing Fields, Uckfield
Thu 26 Jul and Fri 27 Jul

More details - Rye Market
Every Thursday rye market 52 weeks a year, you can get your weekly fruit and veg, bakery, fresh flowers, olives, 5 star catering unit, cards and gifts, garden goods, household items, and lots of different clothing stalls for all ages, material and book stall, hats, socks and underwear, bedding, luggage, shoe stall, a
Rye cattle market, rye
Thu 26 Jul, Thu 2 Aug, Thu 9 Aug, Thu 16 Aug, Thu 23 Aug

More details - Monk's House - The Woolfs in Rodmell: A Village Tour
Unlock the history of Rodmell, the village so loved by Leonard and Virginia. The Woolfs moved to Monk’s House in Rodmell, East Sussex in 1919 but what was the village like in Virginia’s lifetime' Why not come and join a guided tour and learn more about the history of the place the Woolfs called home.
Monk’s House, Rodmell, Lewes
Thu 26 Jul

More details - Nuffield Health Brighton Hospital – July events
Nuffield Health Brighton Hospital is hosting its free information evenings for July to explore a range of health topics. Taking place on Warren Road, the complimentary events provide people considering various procedures with the opportunity to ask advice directly from leading consultants in their relevant fields.
Warren Road, Brighton
Thu 26 Jul

More details - Chiddfest Chapter
Chiddfest Chapter is a Rock, Jazz and Indi Rock music festival, located just off the A22. Each year it has grown and now in its 5th year, looks bigger and better than ever.
Nash Street, Chiddingly, Nr Hailsham East Sussex
Fri 27 Jul
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More details - Bodiam Castle - Expert led archaeological walk; Fri 27 July 2018, 10.30am-12.30pm
In conjunction with the Festival of Archaeology discover more about Bodiam’s past. Join our regional archaeologist, Nathalie Cohen, on this walk around Bodiam Castle to learn more about Bodiam’s hidden past through some recent discoveries. Light lunch is included with the chance to chat more to Nathalie.
Bodiam Castle, Bodiam, near Robertsbridge,
Fri 27 Jul

More details - Eastbourne Summer Market 1
The fifth of Six Sensational Markets on the Grand Parade in Eastbourne this year! The Grand Parade in Eastbourne is set to be the venue for 6 Sensational Markets in 2018. Each market will showcase fantastic, unique line-up of stalls selling a variety of food and products.
Grand Parade Eastbourne
Fri 27 Jul to Sun 5 Aug

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