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CINEMA

BRIGHTON

Cineworld Brighton Marina (0871 200 2000): Marvel Avengers Assemble – 3D (12A) Thu 1.00, 2.10, 4.20, 5.20, 7.30, 8.30. Marvel Avengers Assemble (12A) Thu 3.10, 6.20, 9.30. Salmon Fishing In The Yemen (12A) 1.10, 3.40, 6.10, 8.50. Gone (15) 2.40 (not Sat & Sun); 5.00, 7.20, 9.45. Lockout (15) 11.40 (Sat & Sun only); 2.00, 4.30, 6.50, 9.15. Battleship (12A) 12.00 (Sat & Sun only); 3.00, 6.00, 9.00. The Cabin In The Woods (15) Fri 2.20, 7.10, 9.30; Sat & Sun 7.10, 9.30; Mon-Wed 2.20, 7.10, 9.30; Thu 8.40. Titanic – 3D (12A) 12.10 (Sat & Sun only); 4.10, 8.10 (not Thu). Mirror Mirror (PG) 11.30, 2.10 (Sat & Sun only); 4.40 (not Thu). Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! - 3D (U) 11.20 (Sat & Sun only); 1.40, 4.00, 6.15. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! (U) Sat & Sun 12.20, 2.40. The Hunger Games (12A) 11.00 (Sat & Sun only); 2.15, 5.20, 8.30 (not Thu). The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 8.40 (not Thu). Movies For Juniors: Horrid Henry – The Movie (U) Sat 10.00. Hop (U) Sat 10.20.

Duke Of York’s (01273 602503): Marley (15) Fri, Mon, 3.15, 8.30; Sat, Sun & Wed 3.45, 9.15; Tue & Thu 3.30, 8.45. Demons (18) Fri 11.30pm. Salmon Fishing In The Yemen (12A) Fri, Mon, 1.00, 6.15; Sat, Sun & Wed 1.30, 6.45; Tue & Thu 1.15, 6.30. In Search Of Haydn (tbc) Tue 11.00am. Kids’ Club: A Turtle’s Tale: Sammy’s Adventures (U) Sat 11.00am. Autism Friendly Screenings: A Turtle’s Tale: Sammy’s Adventures (U) Sun 11.00am. The Muppets (U) Thu 11.00am. Big Scream: The Muppets (U) Wed 11.00am.

EASTBOURNE

Cineworld (0871 200 2000): Marvel Avengers Assemble – 3D (12A) Thu 2.10, 5.20, 8.30. Marvel Avengers Assemble (12A) Thu 3.10, 6.20, 9.30. Salmon Fishing In The Yemen (12A) 10.40 (Sun only); 1.10 (Sat & Sun only); 3.40, 6.00, 8.40. Lockout (15) 12.00 (Sat & Sun only); 2.20, 4.40, 7.00, 9.20. Battleship (12A) 11.50 (Sat & Sun only); 2.45, 5.45, 8.50. The Cabin In The Woods (15) 6.45, 9.00 (not Thu). Titanic – 3D (12A) 7.30. Mirror Mirror (PG) 11.30 (Sat & Sun only); 2.00, 4.20 (not Thu). Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! - 3D (U) 10.30, 12.45 (Sat & Sun only); 3.00, 5.10. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! (U) Sat & Sun 11.00, 1.00. The Hunger Games (12A) 3.10, 6.10, 9.10 (not Thu). Movies For Juniors: Horrid Henry – The Movie (U) Sat 10.10. Hop (U) Sat 10.00. Puss In Boots (U) Sat 9.50.

Curzon (01323 731441): Battleship (12A) 2.05, 5.15, 8.00. The Hunger Games (12A) 2.00, 4.50, 7.50. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 2.05 (Fri, Mon & Tue); 5.50 (Fri-Tue); 8.10 (Fri-Tue). Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! (U) Sat & Sun 2.05. Mirror Mirror (PG) Sat & Sun 4.00. Eastbourne Film Society: A Separation (PG) Wed 2.15, 5.00, 8.00. Marvel Avengers Assemble (12A) Thu 2.20, 5.05, 8.00.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road 0845 680 1926: The Clouded Yellow, 2.30pm April 22.

HAILSHAM

Pavilion (01323 841414):

We Bought A Zoo (PG) 11.00 (Sat only); 2.15 (Sat & Sun only); 7.45 (Fri, Sat & Sun only). The Iron Lady (12A) Mon & Tue 7.45. W.E. (15) Wed & Thu 2.15, 7.45.

LEWES

All Saints Arts Centre (01903 523833): (No films this week.)

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk: Lewes Film Club (01273) 475885 – Eyes Wide Open, 8pm April 20.

PEACEHAVEN

Community House, Meridian Centre (01273) 585493: The Artist, 7.30pm April 25.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Anonymous (12A) 8pm April 22; Coriolanus (15) 11am/2pm/8pm April 24; Black Gold, 8pm April 25.

UCKFIELD

The Picture House (01825 764909): Salmon Fishing In The Yemen (12A) 2.00, 4.10, 6.20, 8.30. Titanic – 3D (12A) 2.00 (not Sat); 7.00. Mirror Mirror (PG) Sat & Sun 1.15. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! (U) Sat & Sun 2.00, 3.40. Headhunters (15) Fri & Sun-Wed 8.15; Sat 8.55. The Hunger Games (12A) Fri & Sun-Wed 5.40; Sat 3.20. Marvel Avengers Assemble (12A) Thu 6.00, 8.30. Filamonica De La Scala Live! (tbc) Sat 6.45.

COMEDY

BALCOMBE

Balcombe Village Club 01444 811226: Barnstormers Comedy Club, April 28.

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Paul Merton’s Out Of My Head, 8pm April 20.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, until April 22; Lorraine Bowen’s Spring Clean, 8pm April 22; Henning Wehn: No Surrender, 8pm April 25; Comic Boom, 8pm April 26.

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Jimmy Carr – Gagging Order, 8pm April 24.

HASTINGS

White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Stewart Francis, 7.30pm April 22.

LEWES

Phoenix Theatre and Studios, Pheonix Place: Jon Wayne Connolly’s Recovering Catholics Anonymous, 8pm April 20; Prime Cuts Comedy’s Big Comedy Night, 8pm April 21; Three Englishmen, Comedy Sketch Group, 8pm April 25. Tickets 07563 340277 or www.phoenixtheatreandstudios.org

CONCERTS

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: London Philharmonic Orchestra, 7.30pm April 21.

St Mary’s Church, Upper Rock Gardens: Vivaldi Gloria with BREMF Community Choir, 8pm April 26.

BURGESS HILL

St Andrew’s Church, Junction Road: Burgess Hill Choral Society Spring Concert: Mozart Vespers, Ave Verum and 40th Symphony; Handel: two Coronation Odes. April 21, 7.30pm. Tickets: 01444 831161 or Burgess Hill Town Centre Help Point.

EASTBOURNE

St Saviour’s Church: Choral Concert with Eastbourne College Choral Society, St Andrew’s Prep School Choir, Eastbourne Symphony Orchestra, 7.30pm April 22. Tickets from boxoffice@eastbourne-college.co.uk or (01323) 452255.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: The Soldier’s Tale, 7.30pm April 26. Tickets on door or via WeGotTickets.com

HAYWARDS HEATH

St Wilfrid’s Church, Church Road: Mid Sussex Choir 65th Anniversary Concert, featuring a Feast of John Rutter, April 28, 7.30pm. Tickets £10 in advance at Carousel Music, 7 Commercial Square, Haywards Heath or by phoning 01444 473252, or £12 on the door. Children under 16 are free with an accompanying adult.

HORSHAM

Christs Hospital 01403 247434: AS/A2 Music Recitals, April 23, 25 and 30, 8pm; Ensembles Concert, April 29, 3pm.

HURSTPIERPOINT

Danny House: A Very Special Gala Evening - Vivace! and Friends, featuring Andrew Rees, Tenor, Saturday, April 21, 7.30pm, . A unique occasion to celebrate St George’s Day and support the work of Help for Heroes in the beautiful setting of Danny House. Tickets £20 (including a glass of bubbly). More information from Hilary 07745 301 190 or h4h@vivace.org.uk

LEWES

St Michael’s Church, High Street: Organ Recital by Mark Brafield, 4pm April 22. Retiring collection in aid of church appeal.

LOXWOOD

North Hall: The North Singers will be holding their Spring Concert, April 29, 3.30pm. The programme includes Elgar, Abba, The Vicar Of Dibley and Music from the Shows. With young musicians Nick Graham, piano and Nicola Adams, flute. Tea and cake refreshments and raffle. Tickets £5, under 16’s £1 available from choir members, on the door or from Jean on 01403 752534.

SEAFORD

Seaford Head Community College, Arundel Road: Seaford Silver band Spring Concert, 7.30pm April 21. Tickets 01323 892424.

WORTHING

Assembly Hall, Stoke Abbott Road (01903) 206206: Worthing Symphony Orchestra – Classic Heroes, 2.45pm April 22.

GIGS

BEXHILL

De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Imelda May, April 24.

BRIGHTON

Black Lion, 14 Black Lion Street (01273) 711884: Stop Go! 9pm April 20; Burnt Toast, Blackbelt Jonez and friends, 9pm April 21; Live and Swingin’ Lion, 8pm April 22; Hit The Decks, April 24; Acoustic Showcase, 8.30pm April 25; The Lion’s Raw, 8.30pm April 26.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Gomez, 7pm April 22.

Concorde 2, Madeira Shelter Hall, Madeira Drive: Tribes, 7pm April 21.

Fiddler’s Elbow, 11 Boyces Street: TFI Friday, April 20; Soul Casserole, 9pm April 21; Sham-Rock Open Mic, 8.30pm April 22; Fiddler’s Live Lounge, 8.30pm April 26.

Fishbowl, 74 East Street (01273) 777505: The Mixer Men, 9pm April 20; What’s Wrong with Groovin’? 9pm April 21.

Green Door Store, Trafalgar Arches: James Blackshaw plus Thomas White, 7.30pm April 25.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Dreadzone, 7.30pm April 20; Spellbound, 9pm April 21; ipop! 11pm April 21; Lonsdale Boys Club, 7.30pm April 23; The Magnetic Fields, 7pm April 24; Ceu, 7.30pm April 24; The Martin Harley Band, 7.30pm April 25; Ezio, 8pm April 26.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: The Muel, April 20; Let’s Twist Again, 7.30pm April 23; Terry Emm, 8pm April 24; Greg Holden, 7.30pm April 25.

Open House, 146 Springfield Road: Safehouse, 8pm April 25.

St Andrew’s Church (01273) 606312: Charlene Soraia, 7.30pm April 24.

Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: Sing-A-Long-A Abba Tribute, 7.45pm April 25.

The Haunt, 10 Pool Valley: Tribes, April 21; The Sunshine Underground, 7pm April 26.

BROADBRIDGE HEATH

Shelley Arms: Half Hour Hotel and The Collector, May 5, 9pm till late.

BURGESS HILL

Martlets Hall, Civic Way 01444 242888: Bootleg Sixties, April 21, 8pm.

CRANLEIGH

Cranleigh Arts Centre, 1 High Street 01483 278000: Buddy Whittington, April 21, 8.45pm. www.cranleighartscentre.org

EASTBOURNE

Eastbourne College, Old Wish Road (01323) 452255: Albert Lee and Hogan’s Heroes, 7.30pm April 22.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Phil Beer, 7.30pm April 25.

EAST GRINSTEAD

Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: Jazz Cafe – The Phil Collins Tribute, 7.45pm April 20.

HORSHAM

Filippo’s Italian Restaurant Pizzeria, 5a Park Place 01403 271125: Pai & Filho”, Nick and Raul D’Oliveira, Friday, April 20, 7.30pm onwards. Free entry. www.filippos.org.uk

HOUGHTON

The George and Dragon: Amberley Acoustic Music Club - Hickman and Cassidy, April 24. Contact John De Little 07740 710 765 www.amberleyacousticmusicclub.com

LEWES

Elephant & Castle: Lewes Saturday Folk Club – Dave Middleton, April 21.

The Royal Oak, Station Street: Folk at The Royal Oak – Mike Gulston and Blanche Rowen, 8pm April 26.

The Volunteer, 12 Eastgate Street: Railroad, April 20, 9pm. Free entry. www.myspace.com/railroadbandsussex

SEAFORD

Royal British Legion, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Roy Clinging, 7.45pm April 20.

SHARPTHORNE

The Ravenswood: Sunday Lunch Jazz: Roger Hind Quartet, April 22; Burstow Octet, April 29. Evening: The Blunter Brothers, April 27.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Showaddywaddy: Greatest Hits Tour, 8pm April 21.

STAGE

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Brighton & Hove Youth Circus Co, Rolling on The Floor Laughing, 3pm/7pm April 22; Udifydance Company, And When We Move... 7.30pm April 24.

Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: Sally Morgan, Psychic Sally on The Road, 7.30pm April 23; Peppa Pig’s Treasure Hunt, 10am/1pm/4pm April 25/26.

CHICHESTER

Festival Theatre (01243) 781312: The Way of the World, until May 5.

Minerva Theatre (01243) 781312: Uncle Vanya, until April 28.

CRANLEIGH

Cranleigh Arts Centre, 1 High Street 01483 278000: What Would Helen Mirren Do? April 20, 8.30pm; The Elves and The Shoemaker, April 28, 2pm. www.cranleighartscentre.org

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: La Cage aux Folles, 7.30pm until April 21; English Touring Opera, The barber of Seville and Eugene Onegin, 7.30pm April 20/21; Sense and Sensibility, 3pm April 22; Comedians, 7.30pm April 24-26.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: All The Single Ladies, 7.30pm April 21; Sally Morgan, 7.30pm April 25.

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: Our Country’s Good, 7.45pm until April 21 (Sat mat 2.30pm); Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales, 2pm April 23, 10.30am/2pm April 24/25.

Eastbourne College, Birley Centre (01323) 452255: The Dumb Waiter and The Lover, 7.30pm April 24.

EAST GRINSTEAD

Chequer Mead (01342) 302000: Vienna Festival Ballet, Swan Lake, 4pm/7pm April 26.

HASTINGS

White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Fireman Sam, 2pm April 21; Vienna Festival Ballet, Swan Lake, 7.30pm April 24.

HORSHAM

The Capitol 01403 750220: Bill Oddie Un-Plucked, April 24, 7.30pm; TJ Higgs, April 25, 7.30pm. www.thecapitolhorsham.com

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: Peppa Pig’s Treasure Hunt, 4pm April 20, 10am/1pm/4pm April 21.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Fever Pitch, 8pm April 20; St George and The Dragon: The True Story, 11am/3pm April 22; Mark Steel’s In Town, 8pm April 26.

WARNINGLID

Seaforth Hall: The Warninglid Players present ‘Private Lives’ by Noel Coward, until Friday, April 20 8pm, Saturday, April 21, 4pm. Tickets: £7 on Thu (£6 concs); £8 on Fri & Sat (£7 concs) from box office - Elaine 01444 461313.

WIVELSFIELD

Village Hall, Eastern Road: Wivelsfield Little Theatre presents The Light of Heart, by Emlyn Williams, April 26-28, 7pm. Tickets £7 from 01444 471201.

WORTHING

Connaught Theatre, Union Place (01903) 206206: An Eligible Man, 7.30pm until April 21 (Sat mat 2.30pm).

DIARY DATES

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Children’s Storytelling, 10am April 21.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: The Best of Catalyst Club TV Pilot Night, April 22.

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Coffee Morning, 10am-noon April 21 with background guitar music from Nick Westcott and Nigel Trangmar and hand-made jewellery sale and display by Linda Parrish.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Tea Dance, 2pm-5pm April 24.

FIRLE

Charleston Farmhouse (01323) 811626: National Gallery Framing Department, 9am-11am April 26.

Firle Place: The Garden Show in Spring, 10am-5pm April 20-22. Art, Design and Your Garden. Children’s entertainment, refreshments, free parking (sorry no dogs). To pre-book contact 01243 813595.

HADLOW DOWN

Wilderness Wood 01825 830509: Baby Bug Hunt, 2pm-3pm April 21.

HAILSHAM

Age Concern, Charles Hunt Centre: Join the Royal British Legion for an afternoon Tea Dance, 3pm April 21. Tickets in advance on 01323 440749 or on door.

HEATHFIELD

In and around Goward Hall, Cade Street: Heffle Cuckoo Fair, 11am-4pm April 21. Pageant with Dame Heffle starting in the lay-by outside Heathfield Community College at 11am. Many side shows and stalls. Park and Ride. In aid of Demelza Hospice Care for Children. Cuckoo Barn Dance, 7pm April 21. Tickets and information 01435 830504.

LEWES

Arthole: Cafe des Artistes, noon-midnight, April 22. Live music, artwork and other features. Bar, refreshments and pizza oven. Tickets at www.wegottickets.com/even/155063

NEWHAVEN

Lewes District Council Offices, Fort Road: Norman Baker MP surgery, April 21. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.

POLEGATE

Town Council Offices, 49 High Street: Norman Baker MP surgery, April 26. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.

SEAFORD

This Friday 20th April, Chestnut Tree House’s new charity shop in Broad Street, Seaford, is holding an open event for people to sign up for the Night to Remember Midnight Walk from 3-6pm. Anyone who signs up at the event will be given a free glass of wine and the chance to win a free haircut at Huckleberry Hair in Seaford.

UPPER DICKER

Michelham Priory (01323) 844224: Poultry Show, April 21/22.

EXHIBITIONS

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre foyer (01293) 553636: Gesina and Holly Triggs, until April 21.

HAILSHAM

Gallery North, 70 High Street: Take Five Photography, 10am-4pm Tues-Sat, until April 28.

LEWES

Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Rooms and Roaming Residencies, 10.30am-5pm Tues-Sat, noon-5pm Sun, until April 26.

PEVENSEY

Riverside Studio, Haven Farm: Mary Beaney monoprints/mixed media, noon-6pm April 20/21, 27/28.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Will Taylor, April 24-May 12.

REGULAR EVENTS

ALFRISTON

Alfriston School: Zumba, Mon 7.30-8.30pm. Louise 07786 425758.

ARLINGTON

Village Hall: Arlington Art Group, untutored and informal, all ages and abilities, 7-9pm Thursdays. More information from 01323 485153.

BIRLING GAP

Hotel: Birling Gap Safety Boat Association meets on the first Thurs of every month. Call 07884 101 505 or come down and speak to the crew.

BRIGHTON

Coachwerks, 19 Hollingdean Terrace: Community Caff, 10am-1pm Saturdays; Capoeira, 7.30pm Mondays; Stray Signals, 7pm first Tuesday of the month; Contemporary Dance, 6.30pm Wednesdays.

Fiddler’s Elbow, 11 Boyces Street: QUIZness Time, 8pm Tuesdays.

Hanover Community Centre: Drum Unity – Pre-school drum group, 1.30pm under 3s, 2.10pm 3-5yrs, Tuesdays. Tel: 07845 244692 email infor@drumunity.co.uk

Heist, 57 West Street (01273) 822555: Big Trouble in Little Brighton, every Thursday 8pm-1am.

Hilton Metropole Hotel: Don McMurray’s Stompers, live New Orleans style trio in the restaurant 12.30-3pm Sundays.

Leconfield, 116/117 Edward Street: Tuesday Teaser (Quiz), Tuesdays 9pm; MiTunes, 8pm Saturdays; Boozy Bingo, 6pm Sundays.

Mash Tun, 1 Church Street: Tin Cup Collective, five piece soul/funk band, 9pm Wednesdays; They Mostly Come at Night, Indy, rock, electro, hip hop, 9pm Thursdays.

Open House, 146 Springfield Road: Jazz Workshop, 8pm Tuesdays.

Sidewinder, 66 Upper St James Street: Open Mic Night, Tuesdays; The Sidewinder Garden Quiz, 8pm Wednesdays.

The Cornerstone, 2-6 Elm Grove: It’s Almost a Quiz, Wednesdays 7.30-10pm.

The Old Cells Police Museum, Brighton Town Hall, Bartholomew’s Square: Escorted tours Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 10.30am. To book tel: 01273 291052. Tours free, but donations greatly appreciated.

BURGESS HILL

St Paul’s Catholic College, Jane Murray Way: The Sussex Harmonisers, male Barbershop chorus, rehearse every Tuesday 7.30–10.15pm. If you like to sing, you’ll find it fun to sing with us and you don’t have to be able to read music. New voices (Baritones and Tenors especially) are always welcome so just come along and see what goes on; ring Brian Beglin on 01273 553102 for more details; or take a look at our website, www.sussexharmonisers.org.uk

CHIDDINGLY

Village Hall: Village Hall Market, first Saturday of every month 10am-noon. Fresh produce, usual craft stalls. More info 01435 863795.

COOKSBRIDGE

Beechwood Hall, Beechwood Lane: Every Tuesday 10am-noon, Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

CROWBOROUGH

Kip McGrath Tuition Centre: Revision classes in Maths, English and Science. For details call 01892 611599.

DENTON

St. Leonard’s Church Hall, Heighton Road: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays 2.15-3.15pm. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

EASTBOURNE

United Reformed Church hall, Upperton Road: Concentus Chorale. Rehearsals Mondays, 7.30-9.45pm. For details ring 01323 643358 email supergran009@aol.com

HAILSHAM

Art Classes in Hailsham, ring Eileen on 01424 532866 for details.

Summerheath Hall, Summerheath Road: Old Time Dancing, Wednesdays 7.30-10pm, £2 per evening incl refreshments. Details from Edna 01323 847506 or Dave 500180.

HOVE

Freemasons, 38-39 Western Road: Alta, 9pm-2am Fridays; Aran Teynolds and Ollie Sturdy, 8.30pm-2am Saturdays.

Salvation Army Hall, Conway Street: Brighton Welsh Male Voice Choir meet, 7.30-9.30pm Mondays. Details on 01273 323733 or www.brightonwelshmalevoicechoir.co.uk

LAUGHTON

Village Hall: Village Hall Market, second Saturday of every month 10am-noon. Fresh produce, usual craft stalls. More info 01323 811286.

LEWES

All Saints Centre (small hall): Drum Unity – Community drum circle, kids and parents 7pm-7.30pm, adults only 7.45pm-8.30pm Mondays; Pre-school drum group, 9.30am under 3s, 10.10am 3-5yrs, Mondays. Tel: 07845 244692 email infor@drumunity.co.uk

All Saints Arts Centre, Friars Walk: Oyster project Drop In and Community Cafe, every Wednesday 11.30am-2.30pm. Home cooked hot lunch with veggie option, snacks.

Children’s Centre, YMCA: Every Friday 10am-noon Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

Crown Court bus stop: In and Out of Twittens, tours around Lewes High Street finding bits not in the guide books, 11am/2.30pm Wednesdays, June-Sept, £3.50. Details (01323) 890179.

Dairy Studio: Young artists (11+) and little artists (8+) paint in a professional art studio, alternate Sundays in term time, call Susie 858438/www.dairystudio-art courses.

Elephant and Castle (upstairs): Concertinas Anonymous, informal sessions for concertina players, 8pm second Tues evening of the month. Admission free.

Hesketh Potteries: Painting on Pots, Saturday, 10am-4pm. Adults and children welcome. Call Chris 01273 487150 or just pop in.

House of Friendship, 208 High Street: Cruse Bereavement Care Lewes Drop-in, 10-11am newcomers, 11am-noon main group, Fridays.

Lewes FC: Five week Health and Lifestyle Information Course, Tuesdays 10.30am-12.30pm. £2 per session.

Lewesiana, High Street: Introduction to DSLR photography classes, 6.30-9pm Mondays from Sept 5. Jerry 07711 519948.

South Malling Parish Church: Sussex Harmony, a small group of singers and instrumentalists perform the music of old rural England and America. Practices Thursdays 8-10pm. Try it out with a friendly, enthusiastic group. Ring Paula Arthur 01435 830934 and get lots more details from www.sussexharmony.org.uk

The Body Workshop: Zumba Weight Loss Sessions, 11.30am-1pm Tuesdays. For details and to reserve your place call Julie 07733 099735.

The Pelham Arms (01273) 476149: DJ Task Saturday Safari, every week from 8pm.

The Tetley Hut, Ham Lane: Lewes Sea Cadets, 6.45-9.15pm Tuesdays, for boys and girls aged 12-18. Sailing, canoeing, barbecues, national vocational qualifications and much more. Contact Heather Wells 01273 487234 or email tsdefiance.lewes@btinternet.com

NEWHAVEN

Hillcrest Centre, Hillcrest Road: Newhaven Community Choir – new choir for Newhaven. £5 a session, first session is free, 7-9pm. No need to read music of have previous singing experience, just come along. For details/ bookings ring Stella Clifford 01273 611861.

Shakespeare Hall: Aerobics, Tues 6.30-7.30pm; Ballroom Fitness, Wed 11am-noon; Zumba, Wed 7.30-8.30pm. Louise 07786 425758.

PEACEHAVEN

Church Hall, Bramber Avenue: Two Left Feet, line dance class for absolute beginners, Wednesdays, 9.45-10.45am. No partner needed, suitable for all ages. Phone Joy on 01273 587714 for details.

Kempton House, Cavell Avenue: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays, 10-11am. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

PORTSLADE

6th Form Centre, Mile Oak Road: Open Rehearsal, potential new singers warmly invited, 7pm-9pm Mondays, until May 28. Call 01273 419665 for details www.sussexvoiceworks.co.uk

Blank Studios and Gallery, 108 North Street: Into the Wild Centre of Creativity, 5.45-7.45pm Tuesdays. Contact 07757 747 027 or evaweaver@talk21.com

RINGMER

Football Club, Anchor Field: Ringmer Barn Dance Group: Every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 8pm (no meeting in September). £3. More information from 01273 814254/812760.

St Mary’s Room, Ringmer Village Hall: Lewes District Art Club meets 2-4pm every Tuesday for a varied programme of demonstrations and workshops. New members welcome. Phone 01273 812316.

SEAFORD

Cradle Hill School, Lexden Road (01323) 492791: Seaford Choral Society rehearsals. There is no audition. Mondays in November.

Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road: Seaford Kurlers, every Tues 2-4pm, £2.50 per session. New age kurling is a fun game for everyone and all levels of abilities, played indoors on a Badminton court. Details from June Wood 01323 895376.

Mercread Youth Club: Zumba, Tues/Thurs 10-11am. Louise 07786 425758.

St Peter’s Church Hall, Blatchington: Yoga classes for the less able organised by the Seaford Group of the Eastbourne and South Wealden Multiple Sclerosis Society, 11am-noon Thursdays. £4 per lesson.

The Trek Club: Zumba, Fri 7-8pm. Louise 07786 425758.

UCKFIELD

Foresters’ Hall, Harcourt Road: Uckfield Community Orchestra is an orchestra for ages 8 to 88, we are a friendly and enthusiastic group and would love to meet new members of any ability. We meet weekly during term-time on Wednesday 6.15-8pm. If you play an orchestral instrument, especially strings, do come along, or call Sundari on 01342 823099. You can also view our web-site: www.uckfield-community-orchestra.co.uk

Luxford Centre: Uckfield Art Group, Tuesdays 7-9pm. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere www.uckfieldartgroup.co.uk or ring 01825 765021.

WESTMESTON

Village Hall: Embroidery workshop, Tues 1-3pm. Contact Wendy Connor for information 01273 479351.

TALKS

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Henry Blofield, Shaken, Not Stirred, 3pm/7.30pm April 20. Tickets 0845 680 1926 or www.undergroundtheatre.org.uk

LEWES

Lecture Room, Lewes Town Hall: Lewes Archaeological Group – The Development of Landed Estates and Farms, c1750, 1930, 9.30pm April 20.

St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe: Lewes Riverside Club – A Guide Through the Houses of Parliament by Kevin Gordon, 2pm April 20; Wayward Spinsters ‘The Adventurers’ by Edith Hall, 2pm April 23.

SINGLETON

Weald and Downland Open Air Museum (01243 811348): The Work of the Landmark Trust by Caroline Stanford, 6.30pm April 25.

WALKS

ALFRISTON

North road, by school: Beachy Head Ramblers – Merry Go Round, 12.5 miles with Mary 01323 482068, 9.30am April 25.

HIGH AND OVER

NT car park: Sussex Pathfinders – Between Seaford and Alfriston, 11 miles, 10am April 22.

HURSTPIERPOINT

Trinity Road car park: Mid Sussex Ramblers – Early Purple Orchids and Cowslips, 6.5 miles with Peter L 01444 415367, 11.15am April 22.

LAUGHTON

Post Office: Beachy Head Ramblers – Laughton for The Long Stretch, 10 miles with Mike G 01323 507734, 10am April 22.

LEWES

Linklater Pavilion, Railway Lane: Spring Migrants Return to Lewes with Michael Blencowe, Sussex Wildlife Trust, 10am April 20.

North Street car park: Lewes Footpaths Group – Hadlow Down with Wolfgang 470285, 9.30am April 22.

PEVENSEY

Pevensey Bay car park: Stepping Out to Beachlands at Pevensey Bay, 3 miles with Heather Morrey, Bexhill Museum, 2pm April 21.

POLEGATE

Wannock Road Recreation Ground: Polegate Ramblers – Stilish Herstmonceux, 5 miles with Brenda G 734797, 9.30am April 26; Forewood in Spring, 9.5 to 10 miles with Dorothy 01424 210454, 9.30am April 26.

DIARY DATES

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Children’s Storytelling, 10am April 21.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: The Best of Catalyst Club TV Pilot Night, April 22.

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Coffee Morning, 10am-noon April 21 with background guitar music from Nick Westcott and Nigel Trangmar and hand-made jewellery sale and display by Linda Parrish.

Winter Garden (01323) 412000: Tea Dance, 2pm-5pm April 24.

FIRLE

Charleston Farmhouse (01323) 811626: National Gallery Framing Department, 9am-11am April 26.

Firle Place: The Garden Show in Spring, 10am-5pm April 20-22. Art, Design and Your Garden. Children’s entertainment, refreshments, free parking (sorry no dogs). To pre-book contact 01243 813595.

HADLOW DOWN

Wilderness Wood 01825 830509: Baby Bug Hunt, 2pm-3pm April 21.

HAILSHAM

Age Concern, Charles Hunt Centre: Join the Royal British Legion for an afternoon Tea Dance, 3pm April 21. Tickets in advance on 01323 440749 or on door.

HEATHFIELD

In and around Goward Hall, Cade Street: Heffle Cuckoo Fair, 11am-4pm April 21. Pageant with Dame Heffle starting in the lay-by outside Heathfield Community College at 11am. Many side shows and stalls. Park and Ride. In aid of Demelza Hospice Care for Children. Cuckoo Barn Dance, 7pm April 21. Tickets and information 01435 830504.

LEWES

Arthole: Cafe des Artistes, noon-midnight, April 22. Live music, artwork and other features. Bar, refreshments and pizza oven. Tickets at www.wegottickets.com/even/155063

NEWHAVEN

Lewes District Council Offices, Fort Road: Norman Baker MP surgery, April 21. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.

POLEGATE

Town Council Offices, 49 High Street: Norman Baker MP surgery, April 26. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.

SEAFORD

This Friday 20th April, Chestnut Tree House’s new charity shop in Broad Street, Seaford, is holding an open event for people to sign up for the Night to Remember Midnight Walk from 3-6pm. Anyone who signs up at the event will be given a free glass of wine and the chance to win a free haircut at Huckleberry Hair in Seaford.

UPPER DICKER

Michelham Priory (01323) 844224: Poultry Show, April 21/22.

EXHIBITIONS

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre foyer (01293) 553636: Gesina and Holly Triggs, until April 21.

HAILSHAM

Gallery North, 70 High Street: Take Five Photography, 10am-4pm Tues-Sat, until April 28.

LEWES

Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Rooms and Roaming Residencies, 10.30am-5pm Tues-Sat, noon-5pm Sun, until April 26.

PEVENSEY

Riverside Studio, Haven Farm: Mary Beaney monoprints/mixed media, noon-6pm April 20/21, 27/28.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Will Taylor, April 24-May 12.

REGULAR EVENTS

ALFRISTON

Alfriston School: Zumba, Mon 7.30-8.30pm. Louise 07786 425758.

ARLINGTON

Village Hall: Arlington Art Group, untutored and informal, all ages and abilities, 7-9pm Thursdays. More information from 01323 485153.

BIRLING GAP

Hotel: Birling Gap Safety Boat Association meets on the first Thurs of every month. Call 07884 101 505 or come down and speak to the crew.

BRIGHTON

Coachwerks, 19 Hollingdean Terrace: Community Caff, 10am-1pm Saturdays; Capoeira, 7.30pm Mondays; Stray Signals, 7pm first Tuesday of the month; Contemporary Dance, 6.30pm Wednesdays.

Fiddler’s Elbow, 11 Boyces Street: QUIZness Time, 8pm Tuesdays.

Hanover Community Centre: Drum Unity – Pre-school drum group, 1.30pm under 3s, 2.10pm 3-5yrs, Tuesdays. Tel: 07845 244692 email infor@drumunity.co.uk

Heist, 57 West Street (01273) 822555: Big Trouble in Little Brighton, every Thursday 8pm-1am.

Hilton Metropole Hotel: Don McMurray’s Stompers, live New Orleans style trio in the restaurant 12.30-3pm Sundays.

Leconfield, 116/117 Edward Street: Tuesday Teaser (Quiz), Tuesdays 9pm; MiTunes, 8pm Saturdays; Boozy Bingo, 6pm Sundays.

Mash Tun, 1 Church Street: Tin Cup Collective, five piece soul/funk band, 9pm Wednesdays; They Mostly Come at Night, Indy, rock, electro, hip hop, 9pm Thursdays.

Open House, 146 Springfield Road: Jazz Workshop, 8pm Tuesdays.

Sidewinder, 66 Upper St James Street: Open Mic Night, Tuesdays; The Sidewinder Garden Quiz, 8pm Wednesdays.

The Cornerstone, 2-6 Elm Grove: It’s Almost a Quiz, Wednesdays 7.30-10pm.

The Old Cells Police Museum, Brighton Town Hall, Bartholomew’s Square: Escorted tours Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 10.30am. To book tel: 01273 291052. Tours free, but donations greatly appreciated.

BURGESS HILL

St Paul’s Catholic College, Jane Murray Way: The Sussex Harmonisers, male Barbershop chorus, rehearse every Tuesday 7.30–10.15pm. If you like to sing, you’ll find it fun to sing with us and you don’t have to be able to read music. New voices (Baritones and Tenors especially) are always welcome so just come along and see what goes on; ring Brian Beglin on 01273 553102 for more details; or take a look at our website, www.sussexharmonisers.org.uk

CHIDDINGLY

Village Hall: Village Hall Market, first Saturday of every month 10am-noon. Fresh produce, usual craft stalls. More info 01435 863795.

COOKSBRIDGE

Beechwood Hall, Beechwood Lane: Every Tuesday 10am-noon, Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

CROWBOROUGH

Kip McGrath Tuition Centre: Revision classes in Maths, English and Science. For details call 01892 611599.

DENTON

St. Leonard’s Church Hall, Heighton Road: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays 2.15-3.15pm. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

EASTBOURNE

United Reformed Church hall, Upperton Road: Concentus Chorale. Rehearsals Mondays, 7.30-9.45pm. For details ring 01323 643358 email supergran009@aol.com

HAILSHAM

Art Classes in Hailsham, ring Eileen on 01424 532866 for details.

Summerheath Hall, Summerheath Road: Old Time Dancing, Wednesdays 7.30-10pm, £2 per evening incl refreshments. Details from Edna 01323 847506 or Dave 500180.

HOVE

Freemasons, 38-39 Western Road: Alta, 9pm-2am Fridays; Aran Teynolds and Ollie Sturdy, 8.30pm-2am Saturdays.

Salvation Army Hall, Conway Street: Brighton Welsh Male Voice Choir meet, 7.30-9.30pm Mondays. Details on 01273 323733 or www.brightonwelshmalevoicechoir.co.uk

LAUGHTON

Village Hall: Village Hall Market, second Saturday of every month 10am-noon. Fresh produce, usual craft stalls. More info 01323 811286.

LEWES

All Saints Centre (small hall): Drum Unity – Community drum circle, kids and parents 7pm-7.30pm, adults only 7.45pm-8.30pm Mondays; Pre-school drum group, 9.30am under 3s, 10.10am 3-5yrs, Mondays. Tel: 07845 244692 email infor@drumunity.co.uk

All Saints Arts Centre, Friars Walk: Oyster project Drop In and Community Cafe, every Wednesday 11.30am-2.30pm. Home cooked hot lunch with veggie option, snacks.

Children’s Centre, YMCA: Every Friday 10am-noon Bumps and Babies Drop-in group. Meet other parents, soft flooring and toys for babies. More info lewesparentssupport@nct.org.uk 08442436187.

Crown Court bus stop: In and Out of Twittens, tours around Lewes High Street finding bits not in the guide books, 11am/2.30pm Wednesdays, June-Sept, £3.50. Details (01323) 890179.

Dairy Studio: Young artists (11+) and little artists (8+) paint in a professional art studio, alternate Sundays in term time, call Susie 858438/www.dairystudio-art courses.

Elephant and Castle (upstairs): Concertinas Anonymous, informal sessions for concertina players, 8pm second Tues evening of the month. Admission free.

Hesketh Potteries: Painting on Pots, Saturday, 10am-4pm. Adults and children welcome. Call Chris 01273 487150 or just pop in.

House of Friendship, 208 High Street: Cruse Bereavement Care Lewes Drop-in, 10-11am newcomers, 11am-noon main group, Fridays.

Lewes FC: Five week Health and Lifestyle Information Course, Tuesdays 10.30am-12.30pm. £2 per session.

Lewesiana, High Street: Introduction to DSLR photography classes, 6.30-9pm Mondays from Sept 5. Jerry 07711 519948.

South Malling Parish Church: Sussex Harmony, a small group of singers and instrumentalists perform the music of old rural England and America. Practices Thursdays 8-10pm. Try it out with a friendly, enthusiastic group. Ring Paula Arthur 01435 830934 and get lots more details from www.sussexharmony.org.uk

The Body Workshop: Zumba Weight Loss Sessions, 11.30am-1pm Tuesdays. For details and to reserve your place call Julie 07733 099735.

The Pelham Arms (01273) 476149: DJ Task Saturday Safari, every week from 8pm.

The Tetley Hut, Ham Lane: Lewes Sea Cadets, 6.45-9.15pm Tuesdays, for boys and girls aged 12-18. Sailing, canoeing, barbecues, national vocational qualifications and much more. Contact Heather Wells 01273 487234 or email tsdefiance.lewes@btinternet.com

NEWHAVEN

Hillcrest Centre, Hillcrest Road: Newhaven Community Choir – new choir for Newhaven. £5 a session, first session is free, 7-9pm. No need to read music of have previous singing experience, just come along. For details/ bookings ring Stella Clifford 01273 611861.

Shakespeare Hall: Aerobics, Tues 6.30-7.30pm; Ballroom Fitness, Wed 11am-noon; Zumba, Wed 7.30-8.30pm. Louise 07786 425758.

PEACEHAVEN

Church Hall, Bramber Avenue: Two Left Feet, line dance class for absolute beginners, Wednesdays, 9.45-10.45am. No partner needed, suitable for all ages. Phone Joy on 01273 587714 for details.

Kempton House, Cavell Avenue: Over 60’s can stay healthy or work their way back to good health with movement to music at an Extend class. Wednesdays, 10-11am. Further details from Jenny on 01273 515373.

PORTSLADE

6th Form Centre, Mile Oak Road: Open Rehearsal, potential new singers warmly invited, 7pm-9pm Mondays, until May 28. Call 01273 419665 for details www.sussexvoiceworks.co.uk

Blank Studios and Gallery, 108 North Street: Into the Wild Centre of Creativity, 5.45-7.45pm Tuesdays. Contact 07757 747 027 or evaweaver@talk21.com

RINGMER

Football Club, Anchor Field: Ringmer Barn Dance Group: Every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 8pm (no meeting in September). £3. More information from 01273 814254/812760.

St Mary’s Room, Ringmer Village Hall: Lewes District Art Club meets 2-4pm every Tuesday for a varied programme of demonstrations and workshops. New members welcome. Phone 01273 812316.

SEAFORD

Cradle Hill School, Lexden Road (01323) 492791: Seaford Choral Society rehearsals. There is no audition. Mondays in November.

Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road: Seaford Kurlers, every Tues 2-4pm, £2.50 per session. New age kurling is a fun game for everyone and all levels of abilities, played indoors on a Badminton court. Details from June Wood 01323 895376.

Mercread Youth Club: Zumba, Tues/Thurs 10-11am. Louise 07786 425758.

St Peter’s Church Hall, Blatchington: Yoga classes for the less able organised by the Seaford Group of the Eastbourne and South Wealden Multiple Sclerosis Society, 11am-noon Thursdays. £4 per lesson.

The Trek Club: Zumba, Fri 7-8pm. Louise 07786 425758.

UCKFIELD

Foresters’ Hall, Harcourt Road: Uckfield Community Orchestra is an orchestra for ages 8 to 88, we are a friendly and enthusiastic group and would love to meet new members of any ability. We meet weekly during term-time on Wednesday 6.15-8pm. If you play an orchestral instrument, especially strings, do come along, or call Sundari on 01342 823099. You can also view our web-site: www.uckfield-community-orchestra.co.uk

Luxford Centre: Uckfield Art Group, Tuesdays 7-9pm. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere www.uckfieldartgroup.co.uk or ring 01825 765021.

WESTMESTON

Village Hall: Embroidery workshop, Tues 1-3pm. Contact Wendy Connor for information 01273 479351.

TALKS

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Henry Blofield, Shaken, Not Stirred, 3pm/7.30pm April 20. Tickets 0845 680 1926 or www.undergroundtheatre.org.uk

LEWES

Lecture Room, Lewes Town Hall: Lewes Archaeological Group – The Development of Landed Estates and Farms, c1750, 1930, 9.30pm April 20.

St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe: Lewes Riverside Club – A Guide Through the Houses of Parliament by Kevin Gordon, 2pm April 20; Wayward Spinsters ‘The Adventurers’ by Edith Hall, 2pm April 23.

SINGLETON

Weald and Downland Open Air Museum (01243 811348): The Work of the Landmark Trust by Caroline Stanford, 6.30pm April 25.

WALKS

ALFRISTON

North road, by school: Beachy Head Ramblers – Merry Go Round, 12.5 miles with Mary 01323 482068, 9.30am April 25.

HIGH AND OVER

NT car park: Sussex Pathfinders – Between Seaford and Alfriston, 11 miles, 10am April 22.

HURSTPIERPOINT

Trinity Road car park: Mid Sussex Ramblers – Early Purple Orchids and Cowslips, 6.5 miles with Peter L 01444 415367, 11.15am April 22.

LAUGHTON

Post Office: Beachy Head Ramblers – Laughton for The Long Stretch, 10 miles with Mike G 01323 507734, 10am April 22.

LEWES

Linklater Pavilion, Railway Lane: Spring Migrants Return to Lewes with Michael Blencowe, Sussex Wildlife Trust, 10am April 20.

North Street car park: Lewes Footpaths Group – Hadlow Down with Wolfgang 470285, 9.30am April 22.

PEVENSEY

Pevensey Bay car park: Stepping Out to Beachlands at Pevensey Bay, 3 miles with Heather Morrey, Bexhill Museum, 2pm April 21.

POLEGATE

Wannock Road Recreation Ground: Polegate Ramblers – Stilish Herstmonceux, 5 miles with Brenda G 734797, 9.30am April 26; Forewood in Spring, 9.5 to 10 miles with Dorothy 01424 210454, 9.30am April 26.