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Forest Row Market

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.
Community Centre Car Park or Foresters Green, Hartfield Road, Forest Row RH18 5DZ
Today, Sat 4 Jul, Sat 1 Aug

12 Ainsworth Avenue - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

A small (36ft x 46ft at back and 36ft x 36ft at front) coastal garden that began in 2014, and is now becoming established.
12 Ainsworth Avenue, Brighton BN2 7BG
Today and Sun 7 Jun

Waterworks & Friends - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

An opportunity to visit 3 unique gardens and discover the Brede Steam Giants 35ft Edwardian water pumping engines, and Grade II listed pump house located behind 4 Waterworks Cottages.
Waterworks & Friends, Broad Oak & Brede TN31 6HG

Skyscape - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

250ft s-facing rear garden on a sloping site with fantastic views of South Downs and sea. Garden created by owners over past 6 yrs. New orchard, flower beds and planting with bees in mind.
Skyscape, Brighton BN2 7BG
Today and Sun 7 Jun

’Painting Places’ - Karl Terry & Tom Marsh

Karl and Tom are both dedicated and enthusiastic artists who delight in setting up their easels and immersing themselves in the landscape, from the wilds of Romney Marsh to the foaming seas of a
107 High Street Rye TN31 7JE
Today to Sat 27 Jun

’Seascapes’ from the Permanent Collection

’Seascapes’ from the Permanent Collection Rye’s own rich connections with the sea, both as a Cinque Port and a fishing harbour, have been explored by major artists throughout history.
107 High Street Rye TN31 7JE
Today to Sun 28 Jun

Fairlight End - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

Gardens Illustrated said ’The 18th century house is at the highest point in the garden with views down the slope over abundant borders and velvety lawns that are punctuated by clusters of
Fairlight End, Hastings TN35 4HB
Sun 7 Jun

Breanross - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

The steeply, sloping garden offered the new owners a fairly blank canvas when they bought the property in Oct 2014.
Breanross, Hastings TN35 4HA
Sun 7 Jun

Windmill Hill Windmill Opening 2020

Windmill Hill Windmill Opening 2020 The windmill at Windmill Hill is a fully restored windmill on the A271 near Hailsham. There are guided tours, an information film and a virtual tour for anyone unable to climb the steps to the upper...
Windmill Hill on A 271 BN27 4RT
Sun 7 Jun

Bike It Brighton

Take part in an exciting cycling event this June and play your part in combating homelessness across East Sussex.
Preston park Velodrome, Brighton BN1 6LA
Sun 7 Jun

Music in the Park 2020

Lots of Live Music, Dog Show, Bouncy Castle, Fairground Rides, Raffle, Beer Tent, Food and lots of stalls selling gifts and doing tombolas! A Great Family Day raising raising money for local charities
Huggetts Lane Recreation Ground, Huggetts Lane, Willingdon BN20 9PJ
Sun 7 Jun

Clinton Lodge - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

6 acre formal and romantic garden overlooking parkland with old roses, William Pye water feature, double white and blue herbaceous borders, yew hedges, pleached lime walks, copy of C17 scented herb
Clinton Lodge, Fletching TN22 3ST
Mon 8 Jun, Mon 22 Jun, Mon 3 Aug

Kitchenham Farm - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

1 acre country house garden set amongst traditional farm buildings with stunning views over the Sussex countryside.
Kitchenham Farm, Battle TN33 9NP
Tue 9 Jun

Rolfs Farm - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

Very different from the usual NGS garden! Large wildlife friendly garden (no boundary fences to encourage visiting wildlife) with wildflower meadows, hazel trees, and clipped box hedging.
Rolfs Farm, Mayfield TN20 6RP
Wed 10 Jun, Wed 17 Jun

Bramley - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

Rural 1 acre garden. Planting began in 2006 and incl an orchard avenue with wild flowers and long grassed areas and beehives.
Bramley, Lewes BN8 4JH
Thu 11 Jun and Fri 12 Jun

Lights Out Over London - Cancelled

Lights Out Over London A wartime story of family and friendship on the home front concluding on VE day 1945. Marking the 75th anniversary with well-loved songs of the time.
The Meridian Centre, Greenwich Way, Peacehaven BN10 8BB
Thu 11 Jun to Sat 13 Jun

Kemp Town Enclosures: South Garden - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

Unique historic Grade II listed Regency private town garden in a spectacular seaside location. Enduring strong salty winds and thin chalk soil, the garden balances naturalistic planting and a more...
Kemp Town Enclosures: South Garden, Brighton BN2 1FH
Thu 11 Jun

The Garden House, Crowborough - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

3 acre garden set in rural countryside, designed by award-winning Juliet Sergeant. The garden is divided into different rooms starting at the front with fun topiary, large trees and a wildflower...
The Garden House, Crowborough, Nr Crowborough TN6 3SD
Fri 12 Jun and Sat 13 Jun

Introduction to Photovoltaics

Introduction to Photovoltaics Stanmer Park, Brighton BN1 9PZ Tutors: Andy Reynolds, Mischa Hewitt The course covers the basics of photovoltaics, including system design, load calculation, various types of solar panels,
Earthship Brighton, Stanmer Park, Lewes Road, Brighton BN1 9PZ
Sat 13 Jun

Mayfield Gardens - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

Mayfield is a beautiful Wealden village with tearooms, an old pub and many interesting historical connections. The gardens to visit are all within walking distance of the village centre.
Mayfield Gardens, Mayfield TN20 6AB
Sat 13 Jun and Sun 14 Jun

Old Stonelynk Edge - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

Large, well established garden with variety of shrubs and borders. Small wildlife pond. Various flower beds and lawn sloping steeply down to sizeable fish pond with a bridge leading to woodland walk...
Old Stonelynk Edge, Hastings TN35 4AP
Sun 14 Jun

Seaford Gardens - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

Seaford Gardens is opening twice in 2020. On 31 May, 5 gardens open. 34 Chyngton Road is divided into garden rooms with pastels, hot beds and a small meadow.
Seaford Gardens, Seaford BN25 1QH
Sun 14 Jun

Ringmer Park - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

A welcome return to the NGS for this wonderful garden with its beautiful roses. The garden at Ringmer Park has been developed over the last 33 yrs as the owner’s interpretation of a classic...
Ringmer Park, Lewes BN8 5RW
Sun 14 Jun

St Leonards-on-Sea Group - Open Garden for NGS - Cancelled

Enjoy four very different gardens in this coastal town lying between Bexhill and Hastings. Start your garden safari at 37 Fernside Avenue, enjoy tea during the afternoon at 33 Fernside Avenue, move...
St Leonards-on-Sea Group, St Leonards-on-Sea TN38 0UU
Sun 14 Jun

The Sussex Guild Shop & Gallery

The Sussex Guild Shop & Gallery are delighted to announce that in line with Government advice, the Shop will reopen on Monday 15th June with a wide variety of work on show.
Southover Grange, Southover Rd, Lewes BN7 1TP
Mon 15 Jun to Wed 1 Jul

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