Evening with an aristocrat in Lewes

Film producer Duncan Hopper has written a new play inspired by a distant relative. Lady Montagu, 18th century aristocrat, author, poet, traveller and feminist, will be premiered at Pelham House in Lewes on January 31, with a second performance the following day.

In aid of the Martlets Hospice, tickets are £15 –call the Box Office on 01273 964200.