Festival of Archeology at Sheffield Park

Friday 20th – 29th  July  10.00 – 16.00

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. Come along to see what artefacts are uncovered during the dig in East Park where the majority of the Nissen huts were based.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/sheffieldpark/

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New Exhibition by Nutley Artists at Ashdown Forest Centre

Thursday 19th July

We are very pleased to announce an exhibition of some new work by the Nutley Artists  at the Ashdown Forest Centre Gallery from 19th July 2018.  The picture shown above is by Juliet Murray – well known local artist who lives on the Forest and uses pastels to create lovely landsapes of the Forest.

The gallery is open from 2pm to 5pm weekdays and 11am to 5pm on weekends.

www.ashdownforest.org

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The Tiger who came to Tea at Assembly Hall Theatre

Friday 21st – Sunday 23rd July

Following a smash hit West End season, the tea guzzling tiger is back on the road in this delightful family show packed with oodles of magic, sing along songs and clumsy chaos.

This musical play is based on a book by Judith Kerr

Tickets £12.50  Family of 4 £45

www.assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk

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Street and Food Fair in West Hoathly

Saturday 21st July 12.00-17.00

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Our Biennial Fair, held in the Church, Churchyard, Street & Village Hall.
An Extravaganza of stalls, food, teas, entertainers, musicians & children’s activities.

Now taking bookings for stall pitches, @ £25 / stall.

The event is organised by St. Margaret’s Church with free
admission.

Sponsorship for all the overheads & band fees would be much appreciated.

All generous donors, enquiries, offers of help and stall bookings,
please

Contact: Derek Shurvell 01342 810780 or email derekshurvell@gm

 

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Uckfield Singers Summer Concert

Saturday 21st July 7.30

Enjoy the Uckfield Singers Summer Concert at Civic Centre, Uckfield on 21st July starting at 7.30.

Tickets £8 each, available from 18 June at Gale & Woolgar Jewellers, High Street, Uckfield.

www.civiccentreuckfield.com

 

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Opening of the Summer Trail at Sheffield Park

21st July – 3rd September

The summer trail at Sheffield Park this year covers the involvement of the Canadian Troops who stayed at Sheffield Park during WW2.  Follow the trail and learn more about this important time in the history of Sheffield Park.

This activity is free though normal admissions fees apply

www.nationaltrust.org.uk

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WW2 Vehicle Display at Sheffield Park

Saturday 21st July

On Saturday 21st July, to mark the start of the Canadians in the Park Trail, there will be a display of WW2 military vehicles in the Car Park.  It will be free to wander around the vehicles as they will be parked in the area before the entrance and shop.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/sheffieldpark/

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Mad Hatters Tea Party at The Red Lion

Saturday 21st July

www.redlionchelwood.co.uk

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Antiques Fair at Bridge Cottage

21st July

Enjoy browsing this monthly Antiques and Collectables Fair at Bridge Cottage.

Entrance is Free

www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk

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Taster Courses for Adults with Nuts 4 Climbing

Saturday 21st July & 15th September

Join this taster course which runs from 9.30-12.30 on Saturday mornings at Harrison Rocks.

Fee : £55

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Robert Lashmar at the Hare and Hounds

Sunday 22nd July 4.00-7.00pm

Enjoy Sunday Lunch and then move into the garden for live music in the Bandstand from 4.00-7.00pm

www.hareandhounds.net

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Rhythm of the Dance at Assembly Hall Theatre

Tuesday 24th July

This incredible live show creates a new era in Irish entertainment, featuring world champion dancers, a traditioal Irish band and handsome young Irish tenors.  Rated as one of the most popular and successful Irish Step Dance Shows on tour by both critics and audiences.

Tickets £24

www.assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk

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Summer Holiday Climbing Courses at Nuts 4 Climbing

July 24th and 31st.  August 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th

Join this holiday climbing course for 8-18 year olds on Harrisons Rocks near Tunbridge Wells.

Sessions run from 10-4pm

Fee : £55

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Guided Walk on the Forest

Wednesday 25th July

Enjoy a healthy walk on the Forest from 10.30 for an hour.  The walk will be guided by a volunteer who knows the Forest well and will be able to tell you about the scenery and wildlife.  Please wear suitable shoes and dress for the weather conditions on the day.  The walks are free of charge.

The starting points for the walks vary each week and are :

Week 1 – Broadstone Car Park

Week 2 – Long Car Park

Week 3 – Box Car Park

Week 4 – 4 Counties Car park TN22 3JD

Week 5 – Millbrook West Car Park

www.ashdownforest.com

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Guided Walk on the Forest

Wednesday 25th July

Enjoy a healthy walk on the Forest from 10.30 for an hour.  The walk will be guided by a volunteer who knows the Forest well and will be able to tell you about the scenery and wildlife.  Please wear suitable shoes and dress for the weather conditions on the day.  The walks are free of charge.

The starting points for the walks vary each week and are :

Week 1 – Broadstone Car Park

Week 2 – Long Car Park

Week 3 – Box Car Park

Week 4 – 4 Counties Car park TN22 3JD

Week 5 – Millbrook West Car Park

www.ashdownforest.com

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Archeology Day at Michelham Priory

Wednesday 25th July 10.30-4.00pm

Come and be an archaeologist for the day at Michelham Priory!

Get stuck in with a whole heap of exciting hands-on activities, finds processing, living history and incredible displays for all ages. Join our archaeologists and experts as they hunt for finds in the trial trench.

Free children’s trail and activities throughout the day. Plenty to do inside and out.

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Summer Playscheme at Ashdown Forest Centre

Thursday 26th and Friday 27th July
10am – 3.30pm

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 education@ashdownforest.org or call the office on 01342 823583.  Please book in advance.

www.ashdownforest.org

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Uckfield Blues and Roots Festival

27th to 29th July

The annual Blues and Roots Festival takes place on 27th-29th July in Uckfield.

This year’s festival is bringing a long weekend of quality and variety throughout starting with the headline acts The Aynsley Lister Band, Catfish and The Heidi Burson Band. There are international acts from Italy and the USA as well as local bands.

Tickets £15

www.civiccentreuckfield.co.uk

 

 

 

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Cheese Making Competition at Colemans Hatch Flower Show

Saturday 28th July
Are you a secret cheese maker? Perhaps you have been on one of High Weald Dairy’s  cheese-making courses? Now’s the time to show off your skill! We are sponsoring a cheese-making competition at the 2018 Coleman’s Hatch Flower Show on Saturday 28th July. There are five classes as follows:
  • Soft cheese
  • Soft cheese with additivies
  • Hard cheese
  • Blue cheese
  • The People’s Favourite
Find our more about the competition on www.highwealddairy.co.uk  or download an entry form.

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Watercolour Workshop with Angela Tabor at High Beeches Gardens

Saturday 28th July

  

Join this watercolour workshop with Angela Tabor at High Beeches Gardens.

Please book in advance.

www.highbeechesgardens.com

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Cheese Competition at Colemans Hatch Flower Show

Saturday 28th July
Are you a secret cheese maker? Perhaps you have been on one of our cheese-making courses? Now’s the time to show off your skill! We are sponsoring a cheese-making competition at the 2018 Coleman’s Hatch Flower Show on Saturday 28th July. There are five classes as follows:
  • Soft cheese
  • Soft cheese with additives
  • Hard cheese
  • Blue cheese
  • The People’s Favourite
Find our more about the competition on our website or download an entry form.

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MG Owners Club at Nutley Windmill

Sunday 29th July

The East Sussex MG Owners Club will be at Nutley Windmill on Sunday 29th July.  There will also be a Teddy Bears picnic on site.  Bring youir Teddy Bears, enjoy viewing the MG’s and watch this lovely windmill at work.

www.udps.co.uk

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Classical Concert at Saint Hill

Sunday 29th July at 3.00pm

 
Five members of “Blaze Ensemble” (string quartet with bassoon) return for the seventh year running with a programme of delightful chamber music – featuring Elgar and Haydn – followed by cream tea.
 
FREE ADMISSION
www.sainthillmanor.org.uk

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Neil Diamond Tribute at Assembly Hall Theatre

Sunday 29th July

Join us for A Celebration of Neil Diamond on Sunday 29 July! A brilliant show dedicated to the beloved singer-songwriter featuring all the hits so expect the likes of ‘Sweet Caroline’, ‘I’m A Believer’ and more!

www.assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk

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Live Music by Owen Donovan at Red Lion, Chelwood Gate

29th July and 12th August

www.redlionchelwood.co.uk

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London Jewellery Brokers at Crowborough Cntre

Tuesday 31st July 10.00-6.30pm

Any unwanted jewellery, gold, silver and more?  Come along for a free valuation with immediate cash payment at our very own ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for jewellery!  There has never been a better opportunity to release your unwanted articles for a huge cash return!

www.crowboroughcentre.info

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Summer Holiday Climbing Courses at Nuts 4 Climbing

July 31st, August 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th

Join this holiday climbing course for 8-18 year olds on Harrisons Rocks near Tunbridge Wells.

Sessions run from 10-4pm

Fee : 55

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Guided Walk on the Forest

Wednesday 1st August

Enjoy a healthy walk on the Forest from 10.30 for an hour.  The walk will be guided by a volunteer who knows the Forest well and will be able to tell you about the scenery and wildlife.  Please wear suitable shoes and dress for the weather conditions on the day.  The walks are free of charge.

The starting points for the walks vary each week and are :

Week 1 – Broadstone Car Park

Week 2 – Long Car Park

Week 3 – Box Car Park

Week 4 – 4 Counties Car park TN22 3JD

Week 5 – Millbrook West Car Park

www.ashdownforest.com

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Accoustic Music at Bridge Cottage by Superstrings

Wednesday 1st August

www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk

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New Exhibition by Nutley Artists at Forest Centre

Thursday 19th July

We are very pleased to announce an exhibition of some new work by the Nutley Artists  at the Ashdown Forest Centre Gallery from 19th July 2018.  The picture shown above is by Juliet Murray – well known local artist who lives on the Forest and uses pastels to create lovely landsapes of the Forest.

The gallery is open from 2pm to 5pm weekdays and 11am to 5pm on weekends.

www.ashdownforest.org

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Park Safari Bug Hunts around Tunbridge Wells

Thursday 2nd August

Morning sessions: 10:30 – 11:45am
Afternoon sessions: 2 – 3.15pm

Join us for free family bug hunts around Tunbridge Wells with insect expert Dr Ian Beavis. The hunts take place on Thursdays in August and are in a different location each week. The morning and afternoon sessions are suitable for all ages accompanied by an adult.

Bug hunts locations
Thursday 2 August – Dunorlan Park

Thursday 9 August – Grosvenor & Hilbert Park

Thursday 16 August – St John’s Recreation Ground

Thursday 23 August –  Tunbridge Wells Common

To book your free place please email museum@tunbridgewells.gov.ukor call 01892 554171

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Sussex Guild Craft Show at Michelham Priory

Friday 3rd -Sunday 5th August

Selected for their high degree of skill and creativity, Guild members will be showing their excellent and inspiring work in the Elizabethan barn and in marquees on the lawns.

There will also be craft demonstrations, including: blacksmithing, woodturning, embroidery and quilting together with several potters showing different aspects of their craft. You will discover spectacular examples of ceramics, textiles, jewellery, wood, glass, furniture and much more. Most of the work can be purchased, or possibly specially commissioned.

www.sussexpast.co.uk

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Two Day Introductory Climbing Course at Nuts 4 Climbing

4th/5th August, 29th/30th September

Join this two day introductory Rock Climbing course on Harrison Rocks.

Each day the course runs from 10.00-4.00pm

Fee £185

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Uckfield Market in Luxford Car Park

Saturday 4th August

The Uckfield Village Market takes place on the first Saturday of the month in Luxford Car Park

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Parchment Craft at Crowborough Centre

Saturday 4th August

A regular craft workshop working with parchment on the first Saturday of each month.  Each session there will be a different project to complete.

Fee £10 per session.

www.crowboroughcentre.info

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Weald on the Field

Saturday 4th August 10.00 – 8.00pm

Preparations are well underway to make this year’s Weald on the Field the best yet. The event takes place on Luxford Field next to the main car park in Uckfield and runs from 10.00am until 8.00pm. It includes local artisan crafts, local produce, street food, pop-up bars, children’s entertainment and a fantastic music line-u

www.civiccentreuckfield.co.uk

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Coaching and Social Climbing for Adults at Nuts 4 Climbing

Saturday 4th August – 1st Saturday of the month March – Nov

Join this group of adults for coaching and social climbing.

9.00 – 12.00pm

Fee : £25

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Party in the Park at East Court

Sunday 5th August

Live music, BBQ and loads of fun at East Court Live

www.eastgrinsteadtourism.gov.uk

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Summer Holiday Climbing Courses at Nuts 4 Climbing

August 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th

Join this holiday climbing course for 8-18 year olds on Harrisons Rocks near Tunbridge Wells.

Sessions run from 10-4pm

Fee : 55

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Puppetry Workshop at Assembly Hall Theatre

Tuesday 7 August 1.00pm

Enter the magical world of puppets via the Hall of Dreams! Discover how to animate objects, manipulate shadows and tell a story through puppet movement. You will leave feeling inspired to continue exploring this art form – and maybe even create your own puppet show!

During this session, you’ll meet the cast, and also receive a ticket to the 10.30am performance on Friday 10 August.

Hall of Dreams is a specially commissioned promenade piece which tells stories of the Assembly Hall Theatre through puppetry, music and performance. It is a unique collaboration between the Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival, the Assembly Hall Theatre and Herringbone Arts.

Award-winning Herringbone Arts specialise in inventive, interactive theatre and installations. This summer, Hall of Dreams is a work in progress that comprises three promenade performances plus a workshop for young people. The finished piece will be presented during the Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival in October 2019. We’d like to thank everyone who has already contributed their memories of the Assembly Hall – and there’s still time to do so if you haven’t already! Please get in touch at info@twpuppetryfestival.org

Suitable for 12-17 year olds

Fee £10 per person

www.assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk

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Guided Walk on the Forest

Wednesday 8th August

Enjoy a healthy walk on the Forest from 10.30 for an hour.  The walk will be guided by a volunteer who knows the Forest well and will be able to tell you about the scenery and wildlife.  Please wear suitable shoes and dress for the weather conditions on the day.  The walks are free of charge.

The starting points for the walks vary each week and are :

Week 1 – Broadstone Car Park

Week 2 – Long Car Park

Week 3 – Box Car Park

Week 4 – 4 Counties Car park TN22 3JD

Week 5 – Millbrook West Car Park

www.ashdownforest.com

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Pirate and Princess Day at Michelham Priory

Wednesday 8th August

Shiver me timbers!

Don’t miss this golden opportunity to come ashore and be a pirate or princess for the day on Michelham’s bountiful island! Treasure hunts, games for all ages and much more!

Ships ahoy matey!

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www.sussexpast.co.uk

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Park Safari Bug Hunt around Tunbridge Wells

Thursday 9th August

Morning sessions: 10:30 – 11:45am
Afternoon sessions: 2 – 3.15pm

Join us for free family bug hunts around Tunbridge Wells with insect expert Dr Ian Beavis. The hunts take place on Thursdays in August and are in a different location each week. The morning and afternoon sessions are suitable for all ages accompanied by an adult.

Bug hunts locations

Thursday 9 August – Grosvenor & Hilbert Park

Thursday 16 August – St John’s Recreation Ground

Thursday 23 August –  Tunbridge Wells Common

To book your free place please email museum@tunbridgewells.gov.ukor call 01892 554171

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Rude Mechanicals Outdoor Theatre at Michelham Priory

Sunday 12th August

The Rude Mechanical Theatre Co bring us ‘Oberon’s Cure’. In this prequel to A Midsummer Night’s Dream an old goat of a fairy is not capable of resisting a beautiful young ‘ooman woman. Now when has that not been in the news recently! But the waspish Hippolyta, running amok in the forest, is more than a match for him. Love is thwarted as the human and fairy worlds collide. But will it triumph in the end? A funny and at times deeply romantic play about how we deal with desire.

Picnics from 6.00pm

Tickets: £16 with a range of concessions –  www.therudemechanicaltheatre.co.uk

www.sussexpast.co.uk

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Live Music by Owen Donovan at Red Lion, Chelwood

Sunday 12th August

www.redlionchelwood.co.uk

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Summer Holiday Climbing Courses with Nuts 4 Climbing

August 14th, 21st and 28th

Join this holiday climbing course for 8-18 year olds on Harrisons Rocks near Tunbridge Wells.

Sessions run from 10-4pm

Fee : 55

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Wildlife Wednesday at Michelham Priory

Wednesday 15th August

A day full of wildlife activities on Michelham Priory’s picturesque island. This fantastic event provides a great opportunity for visitors of all ages to get up close to nature. Visitors will have the chance to get up close to snakes, lizards and more.

The fun doesn’t end there…. Explore with a nature trail and enjoy activities throughout the stunning grounds and gardens; pond dipping, bug hunting and face painting at a small extra charge.

All included in our standard admission price.Children’s trail all day.
Prize available on completion.

Bring your little explorers along for a day of discoveries!

www.sussexpast.co.uk

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Park Safari and Bug Hunt around Tunbridge Wells

Thursday 16th August

Morning sessions: 10:30 – 11:45am
Afternoon sessions: 2 – 3.15pm

Join us for free family bug hunts around Tunbridge Wells with insect expert Dr Ian Beavis. The hunts take place on Thursdays in August and are in a different location each week. The morning and afternoon sessions are suitable for all ages accompanied by an adult.

Bug hunts locations

Thursday 16 August – St John’s Recreation Ground

Thursday 23 August –  Tunbridge Wells Common

To book your free place please email museum@tunbridgewells.gov.ukor call 01892 554171

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Guided Walk on the Forest

Wednesday 15th August

Enjoy a healthy walk on the Forest from 10.30 for an hour.  The walk will be guided by a volunteer who knows the Forest well and will be able to tell you about the scenery and wildlife.  Please wear suitable shoes and dress for the weather conditions on the day.  The walks are free of charge.

The starting points for the walks vary each week and are :

Week 1 – Broadstone Car Park

Week 2 – Long Car Park

Week 3 – Box Car Park

Week 4 – 4 Counties Car park TN22 3JD

Week 5 – Millbrook West Car Park

www.ashdownforest.com

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Heavey Horses in Wildflower Meadow at High Beeches Gardens

Sunday 19th August

    

Heavey Horses will be ploughing the beautiful Wildflower Meadow.

There will also be plants for sale from Rapkyns Nursery and Crafts for Sale.

www.highbeeches.com

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Fame at Assembly Hall Theatre

20th -27th August

Fame will be performed at the Assembly Hall Theatre for the week beginning 20th August.

Book in advance to ensure you don’t miss this performance

www.assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk

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Summer Holiday Climbing Courses at Nuts 4 Climbing

August  21st and 28th

Join this holiday climbing course for 8-18 year olds on Harrisons Rocks near Tunbridge Wells.

Sessions run from 10-4pm

Fee : 55

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Family Games Festival at Michelham Priory

Wednesday 22nd August

Join us for a great day of traditional fun and games.

For those that enjoy a good old fashioned egg and spoon race, this is the day for you. There’s truly something for all ages.

Normal admission applies.

www.sussexpast.co.uk

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Park Safari and Bug Hunt around Tunbridge Wells

Thursday 23rd August

Morning sessions: 10:30 – 11:45am
Afternoon sessions: 2 – 3.15pm

Join us for free family bug hunts around Tunbridge Wells with insect expert Dr Ian Beavis. The hunts take place on Thursdays in August and are in a different location each week. The morning and afternoon sessions are suitable for all ages accompanied by an adult.

Bug hunt location

Thursday 23 August –  Tunbridge Wells Common

To book your free place please email museum@tunbridgewells.gov.ukor call 01892 554171

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Craft and Artisan Market at Bridge Cottage

25th August 9.00-4.00pm

www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk

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Bank Holiday Weekend Fun at Red Lion, Chelwood

August Bank Holiday Weekend 25th – 27th August!

www.redlionchelwood.co.uk

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Open Days at Nutley Windmill

Sunday 26th and Bank Holiday Monday 27th August

Nutley Windmill will be open to the public on Sunday 26th and Monday 27th August.

This lovely windmill is the oldest working windmill in the area.  The site can also be hired for exciting childrens parties.

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Family Fun Day at The Red Lion

Bank Holiday Monday 27th August

www.redlionchelwood.co.uk

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Afternoon Tea with Jazz at Buxted Park

Monday 27th August
On Monday 27th August 2018 join us for a delicious afternoon tea, accompanied by our live jazz duo.

Arrive to a glass of Prosecco at Buxted Park Hotel, followed by a delicious afternoon tea served in the Orangery. This will be accompanied by our live jazz duo. What a perfect way to enjoy the August bank holiday.

Adults £35 and Children £17.50

To book please call 01825 733333 or enquire below and a member of our team will come back to you as soon as possible.

Please note, this will be the only afternoon tea available on this day.

www.handpicked.co.uk/buxtedpark

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Summer Holiday Climbing Courses at Nuts 4 Climbing

August  28th

Join this holiday climbing course for 8-18 year olds on Harrisons Rocks near Tunbridge Wells.

Sessions run from 10-4pm

Fee : 55

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Guided Walk on the Forest

Wednesday 29th August

Enjoy a healthy walk on the Forest from 10.30 for an hour.  The walk will be guided by a volunteer who knows the Forest well and will be able to tell you about the scenery and wildlife.  Please wear suitable shoes and dress for the weather conditions on the day.  The walks are free of charge.

The starting points for the walks vary each week and are :

Week 1 – Broadstone Car Park

Week 2 – Long Car Park

Week 3 – Box Car Park

Week 4 – 4 Counties Car park TN22 3JD

Week 5 – Millbrook West Car Park

www.ashdownforest.com

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Uckfield Market in Luxford Car Park

Saturday 1st September

The Uckfield Village Market takes place on the first Saturday of the month in Luxford Car Park

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Hartfield Village Fete

Saturday 1st September

Enjoy all the fun of the Summer Fete in Hartfield Village

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Falconry at High Beeches Gardens

Saturday 1st September

Visit the lovely High Beeches Gardens and see an amazing Falconry display.

www.highbeeches.com

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Coaching and Social Climbing for Adults at Nuts 4 Climbing

Saturday 1st September – 1st Saturday of the month March – Nov

Join this group of adults for coaching and social climbing.

9.00 – 12.00pm

Fee : £25

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Ladies Luncheon at Ashdown Park

3rd September

Join us, along with our guest speaker, for an enjoyable talk or performance, followed by a delicious lunch. Enjoy a welcome drink on arrival, followed by a three course lunch with wine, coffee and petit fours.

12pm Midday Arrival:

3rd September – Katherine Richards Interior Design

£37.50 per person Please telephone 01342 824988 to book

www.ashdownpark.com

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Accoustic Music at Bridge Cottage by The Brothers Crow

Wednesday 5th September

www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk

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An Evening with Burnside at Civic Centre Uckfield

Friday 7th September

The actor Christopher Ellison talks about his role as Detective Chief Inspector Frank Burnside in the long-running series The Bill, his acting career and his passion for oil painting. There will be the opportunity to ask questions.
Performance: 7.45pm
Tickets: £11.00 (no concessions)

www.civiccentreuckfield.co.uk

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Medieval Weekend at Michelham Priory

Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th September

Immerse yourself in the medieval world!

This weekend brings together over 140 re-enactors along with traders, musicians and medieval enthusiasts from across the country.  Displays represent history from the 11th century Vikings to the late 15th century medieval period. A time when rush hour meant making rush mats and central heating was a mug of hot mead. Visit the living history encampments, try your hand at longbow archery or just sit back and enjoy some medieval music.

Displays and hands-on activities for all ages throughout the day.

www.sussexpast.co.uk

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Weekly Explorers Club at Nuts 4 Climbing

9th September – 25th November

Join this weekly term time climbing course at Harrisons Rocks.  This course is for children aged 8-18

Trial sessions can be booked on any Sunday for a fee of £20.

www.nuts4climbing.co.uk

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Classical Art Classes at Crowborough Centre

Monday 10th September 10-12pm and Wednesday 12th September 7.00-9.00pm

Katherine Jennings School of Classical Art*

Learn to draw like the old masters!  This classical workshop for adults and teenagers will help you learn techniques to improve your drawing, and progress to learning composition and oil painting to gain the fundamental skills that underpin all art.

www.crowboroughcentre.info

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Into The Trees at Pippingford Park

14-16th September

Into The Trees is a fantastic family festival to be held from 14th – 16th September at Pippingford Park.

The weekend family ticket is just £85.

www.into-the-trees.co.uk

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Taster Days for Adults with Nuts 4 Climbing

Saturday  15th September

Join this taster course which runs from 9.30-12.30 on Saturday mornings at Harrison Rocks.

Fee : £55

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Wedding Open Evening at The Ravenswood

Thursday 16th September  6.00-9.00pm

  

We are holding a wedding open evening and the venue will be dressed to show you how wonderful it can look on your wedding day.  Come and have a look round and meet the team.

For further information 01342 810216 or email weddings@the ravenswood.co.uk

www.theravenswood.co.uk

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Flower Workshop with Sue Flight at Gravetye Manor

17th September

The last of the garden flowers with hedgerow treasures used in a modern style suitable to grace your home.

Our Gazebo Flower Workshops offer a relaxed and informal way of enjoying the gardens at Gravetye as well as learning new skills. Hosted by our Chelsea award-winning Head Florist Sue Flight, the workshops have been designed with their own theme and take place in our oak framed Gazebo in the Little Garden. Group sizes will be kept small to ensure maximum attention from Sue.

£80.00 per person, including the workshop with arrangement to take home, tea & coffee on arrival and a 2 course lunch including a glass of wine following the workshop. The workshop starts at 9.30am and finishes after lunch at approximately 2.00pm. For any special requests, please call the hotel directly.

www.gravetyemanor.co.uk

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Away Trip to Devon and Dartmoor with Nuts 4 Climbing

22nd – 23rd September

A weekend climbing trip to Peak District with Nuts 4 Climbing.

£275 per person

www.nuts4climbing.co.uk

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Chelwood Gate Markets

Saturday 22nd September

 

Chelwood Gate Market takes place 4 times a year at Chelwood Gate Village Hall and showcases local crafts and produce.

The next market takes place on Saturday 2nd May from 10.00-2.00pm

If you would like to take a stall please contact Catherine Crouch  : catherine.crouch1@btinternet.com

www.ashdownforest.com

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High Beeches Gardens open for National Garden Scheme

Sunday 23rd September

The beautiful gardens at High Beeches will be open for the National Garden Scheme on Sunday 23rd September.

Enjoy the gardens and then relax in the teas rooms.

www.highbeeches.com

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Two Day Introductory Climbing Course at Nuts 4 Climbing

29th/30th September

Join this two day introductory Rock Climbing course on Harrison Rocks.

Each day the course runs from 10.00-4.00pm

Fee £185

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Days Out with Thomas at Spa Valley Railway

29th and 30th September

Thomas returns to the Spa Valley Railway in April 2018!

Meet Thomas the Tank Engine™ and his friends, who are waiting to meet you at Spa Valley Railway.
• Experience a ride behind a real steam engine
• Shake hands with The Fat Controller
• Take part in Thomas themed activities in the Imagination Station
• Meet Rusty & Dusty!

Make their day a Day Out With Thomas and book your tickets below now!

www.spavalleyrailway.co.uk

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Demo and Dine Evening at Michelham Priory

Saturday 29th September, 24th November

   

Enjoy this truly special evening in the unique setting of Michelham Priory.  Michelin starred chef Neil will be demonstrating how to cook a three course vegan meal, which everyone will sit down and enjoy.

Tea and coffee and  raw chocolate will be served during the demonstration
Wine and drinks will be available to purchase during the evening.

£27 per person

01323 849141 or email catering@sussexpast.co.uk.

www.sussexpast.co.uk

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Barn Dance at Tablehurst Farm

Saturday 29th September

The annual Barn Dance at Tablehurst Farm takes place on Saturday 29th September.

There will be dancing with a caller and a BBQ.

www.tablehurst.farm

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Open Day at Nutley Windmill

Sunday 30th September

Nutley Windmill will be open to the public on Sunday 30th September.

This lovely windmill is the oldest working windmill in the area.  The site can also be hired for exciting childrens parties.

www.udps.co.uk

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Uckfield FM Business Exhibition

Wednesday 2nd October 2.30-7.30

Uckfield FM Business Exhibition will take place on Wednesday 2nd October from 10.00-3.00pm at Civic Centre Uckfield.

Stands are £60 + VAT

Sales@UckfieldFM.Co.UK

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Uckfield FM Expo

2nd October

The Uckfield FM Expo returns to the Civic Centre Uckfield on 2nd October.  This time the Expo will run into the evening until 7.30.  Meet a wide range of local businesses and find out about what the local business community has to offer.  Entrance is free and free local parking is also available.

www.uckfieldfm.co.uk

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Coaching and Social Climbing for Adults at Nuts 4 Climbing

Saturday 6th October- 1st Saturday of the month March – Nov

Join this group of adults for coaching and social climbing.

9.00 – 12.00pm

Fee : £25

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Days out with Thomas at Spa Valley Railway

7th and 8th October

Thomas returns to the Spa Valley Railway in April 2019!

Meet Thomas the Tank Engine™ and his friends, who are waiting to meet you at Spa Valley Railway.
• Experience a ride behind a real steam engine
• Shake hands with The Fat Controller
• Take part in Thomas themed activities in the Imagination Station
• Meet Rusty & Dusty!

Make their day a Day Out With Thomas and book your tickets below now!

www.spavalleyrailway.co.uk

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Gazebo Flower Workshop at Gravetye Manor

Monday 8th October

Our Gazebo Flower Workshops offer a relaxed and informal way of enjoying the gardens at Gravetye as well as learning new skills. Hosted by our Chelsea award-winning Head Florist Sue Flight, the workshops have been designed with their own theme and take place in our oak framed Gazebo in the Little Garden. Group sizes will be kept small to ensure maximum attention from Sue.

£80.00 per person, including the workshop with arrangement to take home, tea & coffee on arrival and a 2 course lunch including a glass of wine following the workshop. The workshop starts at 9.30am and finishes after lunch at approximately 2.00pm. For any special requests, please call the hotel directly.

www.gravetyemanor.co.uk

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Open Day at Nutley Windmill

Sunday 14th October

Nutley Windmill will be open to the public on Sunday 30th September.

This lovely windmill is the oldest working windmill in the area.  The site can also be hired for exciting childrens parties.

www.udps.co.uk

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Gerry Trew as Rod Stewart at Buxted Park

Sunday 14th October

Gerry Trew began his singing career with the Long John Baldry Band.  He was later signed as a sols artist before making his name as a tribute to Rod Stewart.  Gerry will be signing many of Rod Stewarts well known hits during the evening at the lovely Buxted Park Hotel.

www.handpicked.co.uk/buxtedpark/

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Gift Fair at High Beeches Gardens

Sunday 21st October

The gardens will be open from 11am for a Gift Fair in aid of Help for Heroes

www.highbeeches.com

 

 

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The Snow Queen at the Civic Centre, Uckfield

Wednesday 24 October 2018  11.00 and 2.00pm

This charming and well-loved children’s show is set to thrill adults and children alike. A perfect event for half-term
Performance: 11.00am and 2.00pm
Tickets: £7.50

www.civiccentreuckfield.com

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Italian Opera Diner at Luxfords Restaurant, Uckfield

Friday 26 October 2018 

To celebrate the refurbishment of Luxfords Restaurant (taking place during August/ September) join us at our first major dining event – an evening of sumptuous Italian food with our soprano Thomasin Trezise performing favourite opera arias.
Three course meal and glass of prosecco on arrival £35.50 all inclusive

www.civiccentreuckfield.com

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Craft and Artisan Markets at Bridge Cottage

27th October 9.00-4.00pm

www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk

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Ladies Luncheon at Ashdown Park

29th October

Join us, along with our guest speaker, for an enjoyable talk or performance, followed by a delicious lunch. Enjoy a welcome drink on arrival, followed by a three course lunch with wine, coffee and petit fours.

12pm Midday Arrival:

29th October (Partner’s Welcome) – Nicholas Owen

£37.50 per person Please telephone 01342 824988 to book

www.ashdownpark.com

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Coaching and Social Climbing for Adults with Nuts 4 Climbing

Saturday 3rd November – 1st Saturday of the month March – Nov

Join this group of adults for coaching and social climbing.

9.00 – 12.00pm

Fee : £25

www.nuts4climbing.com

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Chelwood Gate Market

Saturday 17th November

Chelwood Gate Market takes place 4 times a year at Chelwood Gate Village Hall and showcases local crafts and produce.

The next market takes place on Saturday 17th November from 10.00-2.00pm

If you would like to take a stall please contact Catherine Crouch  : catherine.crouch1@btinternet.com

www.ashdownforest.com

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Helping Harry Freddie Mercury Tribute at Buxted Park

Sunday 18th November
On Sunday 18th November join us for our tribute to Freddie Mercury night in aid of The Helping Harry Trust from just £79 per person.

Enjoy a glass of Villa Saletta Sparkling Rose and canapés on arrival, followed by a superb three course dinner with coffee and petits fours and some fantastic entertainment. A proportion of the ticket and bar sales will be donated to The Helping Harry Trust.

T : 01825 733333

www.handpicked.co.uk/buxtedpark

The Helping Harry Trust raises funds for 3 year old Harry. Harry suffered strokes just prior to birth. The resulting sever brain damage and cerebral palsy require extensive, around the clock care and treatment. The Trust ensures Harry can access the best care, treatment and equipment to improve his quality of life.

For guests wishing to stay we are offering a special accommodation rate of just £95 bed and breakfast based on two sharing a classic bedroom.

To book please call 01825 733333

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Demo and Dine Evening at Michelham Priory

Saturday 24th November

   

Enjoy this truly special evening in the unique setting of Michelham Priory.  Michelin starred chef Neil will be demonstrating how to cook a three course vegan meal, which everyone will sit down and enjoy.

Tea and coffee and  raw chocolate will be served during the demonstration
Wine and drinks will be available to purchase during the evening.

£27 per person

01323 849141 or email catering@sussexpast.co.uk.

www.sussexpast.co.uk

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Chelwood Gate Christmas Tree Lights

2nd December at 4.00pm

The annual Christmas Tree Lights at Danehill will be switched on 2nd December at 4.00pm

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Craft and Artisan Market at Bridge Cottage

8th December  9.00-4.00pm

www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk

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Ladies Luncheon at Ashdown Park

10th December

Join us, along with our guest speaker, for an enjoyable talk or performance, followed by a delicious lunch. Enjoy a welcome drink on arrival, followed by a three course lunch with wine, coffee and petit fours.

12pm Midday Arrival:

10th December – Christmas Special

£37.50 per person Please telephone 01342 824988 to book

www.ashdownpark.com

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Jack and the Beanstalk at Civic Centre Uckfield

Thursday 13th – Saturday 15th December

The classic tale of Jack and the Beanstalk. A fun and magical pantomime for all the family featuring the Unicorn forest and a specialist rope act.
Tickets:
Thursday 2pm and Friday 10.00am  All seats £7.50 – Schools and Groups of 10+ £5.50
Thursday 7pm, Friday 2.30pm and Saturday Performances £12 and £9  (Family Tickets x 4 –  £12 is £40/£9 is £30)

www.civiccentreuckfield.com

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