Music, poetry and history of Cuckmere Valley

AN EVENING of music, poetry and local history on Thursday June 14 is the summer event for the Alfriston & Cuckmere Valley Historical Society this year.

The first part of the programme is music, poetry and historic prose written by local author Peter Martin.

Peter is the author of ‘Ghost Music’, which contains moving poetry and prose focused on the Cuckmere Valley.

After dinner the stage will be taken by Joy Lewis and Derrick Hughes, a popular local duo who specialise in folk music and play a variety of ancient and unusual instruments.

Tickets for the event are available from Steamer Trading in Alfriston High Street, on 01323 870055.