Sussex Carols at priory

Michelham Priory near Hailsham will be hosting a performance of Sussex Carols by the Lewes Saturday Folk Club on December 15.

The afternoon performance will include Sussex traditional folk carols, Christmas anthems and songs including pieces from the repertoire of the Copper family of Rottingdean.

There will also be music and readings from Sussex sources.

The ensemble consists of seventeen singers and seven instrumentalists, all of whom are seasoned musicians. The compere will be Shirley Collins OBE, and President of the English Folk Song and Dance Society. Usual admission fees to Michelham Priory (£7.50 for adults, £6.50 for seniors) will include entrance to the performance being held at 2pm in the Elizabethan Great Barn.