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LOCKDOWN 3 exhibition at Hastings Arts Forum

This is a new venture for HAF as we respond to current events. The exhibition provides an opportunity to showcase a selection of artists, their works and respective prices from our seafront gallery...
Virtual Event

The Garden House - Open Garden for NGS

One of Brightons secret gardens. We aim to provide yr-round interest with trees, shrubs, herbaceous borders and annuals, fruit and vegetables, two glasshouses, a pond and rockery.
The Garden House, Brighton BN1 4NT

Life in Lockdown video competition

Life in Lockdown Video Competition: A Bexhill Rotary Club competition. Life in lockdown: How was it for you?
Virtual Event
Today to Sat 24 Apr

Lewes History Group - Impact of Country Gentry on Lewes 1640-1830

In April, local historian Sue Berry looks at the many ways that the owners of local country house estates influenced Lewes significantly from the Civil War until the 1830s, after which their impact
Virtual Event
Mon 12 Apr

Hastings Arts Forum Members Show

HAF gallery re-opens to the public with an unprecedented number of exhibiting artists. We welcome everyone along to view the show.
Hastings Arts Forum 20 Marine Court St Leonards on Sea TN38 0DX
Tue 13 Apr to Sun 18 Apr, Tue 20 Apr to Sun 25 Apr, Tue 27 Apr to Sat 1 May

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
Rye cattle market, rye TN31 7AN
Thu 15 Apr, Thu 22 Apr, and more dates until Thu 10 Jun

Winchelsea’s Secret Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

9 gardens will open in April & 13 gardens will open in June. Many styles, large and small, secret walled gardens, spring bulbs, tulips, roses, herbaceous borders and more, in the beautiful setting of...
Winchelsea’s Secret Gardens, Winchelsea TN36 4EJ
Sat 17 Apr

Banks Farm - Open Garden for NGS

9 acre garden set in rural countryside. Extensive lawns and shrub beds merge with the more naturalistic woodland garden set around the lake.
Banks Farm, Lewes BN8 5DY
Sat 17 Apr and Sun 18 Apr

Great Dixter House, Gardens & Nurseries - Open Garden for NGS

Designed by Edwin Lutyens and Nathaniel Lloyd. Christopher Lloyd made the garden one of the most experimental and constantly changing gardens of our time, a tradition now being carried on by Fergus...
Great Dixter House, Gardens & Nurseries, Northiam TN31 6PH
Tue 20 Apr

Cupani Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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
Wed 21 Apr, Sun 25 Apr

CLOGG COMEDY #19 Apportunity-April

A wacky surreal comedy night that brings something a little bit different to audiences. 22nd April 2021 If you enjoy the show and want to support live comedy then please donate...
Virtual Event
Thu 22 Apr

Clinton Lodge - Open Garden for NGS

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, Medieval style potager,
Clinton Lodge, Fletching TN22 3ST
Sun 25 Apr, Mon 7 Jun, Mon 21 Jun

South East of England Careers Fair

Out of work due to the current global pandemic? Join us at our South East of England Careers Fair, the perfect place to find your next career!
Virtual Event
Fri 30 Apr

King John’s Lodge - Open Garden for NGS

4 acre romantic garden for all seasons. An ongoing family project since 1987 with new areas completed in 2020.
King John’s Lodge, Etchingham TN19 7AZ
Sat 1 May and Sun 2 May

Beyond & Above II

Beyond & Above II is a collaboration of 13 professional artists and makers across Sussex showcasing their talents and creativity in the 21st century.
The Crypt Gallery, Church Street, Seaford BN25 1HD
Sat 1 May to Sun 30 May

Spring Market

A fabulous Spring Market at the beautiful Manor Barn in Bexhill. We will be having lots of local stallholders selling crafts, beauty, homemade items, gifts along with food and...
Manor Barn, 4 De La Warr Road, Bexhill on Sea TN40 2JA
Sun 2 May

Lewes Priory - Looking back 900 years - new insights

Lewes Priory - Looking back 900 years - new insights Lewes Priory: a series of 16 short talks about the colourful history of our great medieval Priory, presented in 4 FREE symposia on Zoom, May 4, 7, 11 and 14, all at 7.30pm.
Virtual Event
Tue 4 May, Fri 7 May, Tue 11 May, Fri 14 May
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Sheffield Park and Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Magnificent landscaped garden laid out in C18 by Capability Brown and Humphry Repton covering 120 acres (40 hectares).
Sheffield Park and Garden, Uckfield TN22 3QX
Wed 5 May

Redriff - Open Garden for NGS

acre garden with a Japanese influence comprising dense planting of rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias, acers, wisteria, bamboo and topiary features.
Redriff, Crowborough TN6 1RA
Sat 8 May and Sun 9 May

Stone Cross House - Open Garden for NGS

Beautiful 9 acre country property (not open) with gardens containing a delightful array of azaleas, acers, rhododendrons and camellias, interplanted with an abundance of spring bulbs.
Stone Cross House, nr Crowborough TN6 3SH
Sat 8 May

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