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Why Will?

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One man, one Bard, 20 speeches, 20 circles, 20 questions. Performed outdoors at the C16th Half House Farm in Three Oaks, Hastings, this is a one man show that explores Shakespeare’s most famous...
Half House Farm Butchers Lane Three Oaks TN35 4NE
Today, Sun 27 Jun, Thu 1 Jul, and more dates until Sat 7 Aug

Brighton Treasure Hunt 2021

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Brighton Treasure Hunt 2021 Black Cat Treasure Hunts are inviting teams of 6 from Sussex companies and further afield to take part in a new event.
Brighton BN1
Today to Thu 15 Jul

Hastings Arts Forum Members Show #2

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A wide range of work, covering a variety of styles, themes and disciplines.
Hastings Arts Forum 20 Marine Court St Leonards on Sea East Sussex TN38 0DX
Today to Sun 27 Jun

Stories in the Garden

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Award-winning companies Bee In My Beanie and Actors of Dionysus join forces to share the magical tale of Ariadne!
Lionhouse 25 St Lukes Rd BN2 9ZD
Today to Sun 27 Jun

Brighton Fringe

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For 2021, England’s largest arts festival is back with the most exciting and unusual cabaret, circus and comedy, dance, drama and drag!
Brighton Fringe Box Office, 30 New Rd, Brighton BN1 1SD
Today to Sun 27 Jun

THE NOISE NEXT DOOR: RUN WILD!

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It’s time for YOU to take control in the comedy show where anything can happen. Join the stars of ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent and BBC’s The One Show for an hour of songs, scenes and gags all based on...
Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT) Dyke Road Park Dyke Road Brighton BN3 6EH
Sat 26 Jun

Tom’s Midnight Garden: A Midsummer Ballet

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Join us this summer amongst towering trees and flower beds in full bloom, and immerse yourselves in the magic of ballet.
On tour, East Sussex, West Sussex, Kent, Surrey, Oxfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Leicestershire BN20 7GD
Sat 26 Jun, Thu 5 Aug

Mandalay - Open Garden for NGS

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Contemporary, small cottage garden behind C18 listed village house (not open). Specimen olive trees, roses, clematis, border perennials, succulents, harmonious hard landscaping, water feature, and...
Mandalay, Etchingham TN19 7EN
Sat 26 Jun and Sun 27 Jun

Burwash Hidden Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Six distinctive, characterful village gardens within easy walking distance, varying in design and style mostly behind centuries old period houses here in the heart of the High Weald AONB.
Burwash Hidden Gardens, Burwash TN19 7EN
Sat 26 Jun and Sun 27 Jun

Herstmonceux Parish Trail - Open Garden for NGS

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Four gardens, a historic windmill and allotments will open as part of the Herstmonceux Parish Trail. Cowbeech House, a place to linger, has an exciting range of water features and sculpture in the...
Herstmonceux Parish Trail, Hailsham BN27 4JF
Sun 27 Jun

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

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Enjoy three very different gardens in this coastal town lying between Bexhill and Hastings. Start your garden safari at 37 Fernside Avenue, then move on to 31 Fernside Avenue, and then take a short...
St Leonards-on-Sea Group, St Leonards-on-Sea TN38 0UU
Sun 27 Jun

McDonald’s Fun Football - Seaford

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At Fun Football, we create a fun, friendly and safe environment, for boys and girls aged 5 – 11 to try football for the first time.
Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road BN25 4QW
Sun 27 Jun

Driftwood - Open Garden for NGS

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Monty Don introduced Geoffs garden on BBC Gardeners World saying, a small garden by the sea, full of character, with inspired planting and design.
Driftwood, Seaford BN25 2RS
Tue 29 Jun, Tue 13 Jul, Sun 1 Aug

ESTELLA

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“I have been bent and broken, but – I hope – into a better shape.” Estella, Great Expectations This ground-breaking, imaginative and vibrant new adaptation of Charles Dickens’ Great...
Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT) Dyke Road Park Dyke Road Brighton BN3 6EH
Wed 30 Jun

DON’T DRESS FOR DINNER

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Bernard is hoping to entertain Suzy for the weekend whilst his wife, Jacqueline, is visiting her mother.
Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT) Dyke Road Park Dyke Road Brighton BN3 6EH
Thu 1 Jul to Sat 3 Jul

Rye Market

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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
Rye cattle market, rye TN31 7AN
Thu 1 Jul, Thu 8 Jul, Thu 15 Jul, Thu 22 Jul, Thu 29 Jul

Cupani Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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Cupani is a small tranquil haven with a delightful mix of trees, shrubs and perennial borders in different themed beds.
Cupani Garden, Seaford BN25 3LL
Fri 2 Jul, Mon 19 Jul

The Pop Up Emporium

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The Pop Up Emporium is back after a whole year away, bringing a market full of makers and creative small businesses from Hastings, St Leonards and the surrounding areas.
The Stade Hall, Hastings Seafront, Hastings Old Town TN34 3DW
Sat 3 Jul and Sun 4 Jul

St Peter & St James Hospice Open Garden

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St Peter & St James Hospice are delighted to be able to open their beautiful grounds to the public again this year!
St Peter & St James Hospice North Common Road, North Chailey, Lewes BN8 4ED
Sat 3 Jul

Abseil the white cliffs for Chestnut Tree House or St Barnabas House

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Abseil the white cliffs for Chestnut Tree House or St Barnabas House On Saturday 3 July 2021 take in some spectacular views as you make the 120ft descent whilst helping patients and families live life as fully as possible, for the time they have left together.
Peacehaven Cliffs, Peacehaven, East Sussex BN10 7BX
Sat 3 Jul

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