What’s On from March 23

THIS is the latest What’s On:

CINEMA

BRIGHTON

Cineworld Brighton Marina (0871 200 2000): Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! - 3D (U) Wed & Thu 2.00, 4.15, 6.30, 8.50. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! (U) Wed & Thu 2.50, 5.15. The Hunger Games (12A) 10.30, 11.15 (Sat & Sun only); 1.00 (not Wed & Thu); 1.45, 2.30; 4.15 (not Wed & Thu); 5.00, 5.45, 7.30, 8.15, 9.00. Act Of Valour (15) 6.45, 9.15. The Devil Inside (15) 3.00, 5.10 (not Sat & Sun); 7.20, 9.30. Contraband (15) 8.50 (not Wed & Thu). 21 Jump Street (15) 12.40 (Sat & Sun only); 3.20, 6.00, 8.40. We Bought A Zoo (PG) 10.20 (Sat & Sun only); 1.10, 4.00. John Carter – 3D (12A) 11.40 (Sat & Sun only); 2.50, 5.50 (not Wed & Thu). The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 11.50 (Sat & Sun only); 2.40, 5.30, 8.30. The Muppets (U) Sat & Sun 11.20, 2.00, 4.40. Movies For Juniors: Alvin And The Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (U) Sat 10.10. The Adventures Of Tintin: The Secret Of The Unicorn (PG) Sat 10.00.

Duke Of York’s (01273 602503): The Kid With A Bike (12A) Fri & Sat 4.00, 9.00; Sun 1.00, 3.00, 7.00; Mon 2.45, 5.00, 9.15; Tue 4.00, 9.15; Wed Big Scream: 11.00am; 1.30, 6.00; Thu 2.45, 5.00. The Chemical Brothers: Don’t Think (PG) Fri 11.15pm. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) Fri 1.30, 6.00; Sat 1.15; Mon & Thu 12.00; Tue 1.30. Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure (U) Sat 11.30pm. Kids’ Club: Hachi: A Dog’s Story (U) Sat 11.00am. Rampart (15) Sat 6.15; Sun 9.00; Tue 11.00am. Bill Cunningham In New York (12A) Sun 5.00. Michael (2012) (18) Mon 7.00. Into The Abyss + Satellite Q&A With Werner Herzog (12A) Tue 6.15. This Must Be The Place (15) Wed 3.30.

Friends Meeting House, Ship Street: Brighton Documentary Film Festival - Take a Long Look: Relationships and Responsibility in Long-Term Filmmaking, 3pm March 25. Ticket information on www.seefestival.org or on door.

Odeon (0871 2244007): 21 Jump Street (15) 12.30, 3.15, 5.45, 8.15. Act Of Valour (15) 18.10 (not Thu); 8.40. The Artist (PG) Fri-Tue 12.20. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 12.10, 2.50, 5.40; 8.30 (not Tue). The Devil Inside (15) Fri-Tue 2.50, 5.00, 7.10, 9.15; Wed & Thu 12.20, 7.10, 9.15. Odeon Kids: Mr Popper’s Penguins (PG) Sat & Sun 10.45. The Hunger Games (12A) Fri-Sun 10.30 (Sat & Sun only); 12.00, 12.40, 1.40, 3.00, 3.50, 4.50, 6.00, 7.00, 8.00, 9.00; late show Fri & Sat 10.10; Mon-Thu 12.40, 1.40, 2.40, 3.50, 4.50, 5.50, 7.00, 8.00, 9.00; Newbies: Thu 10.45am. John Carter – 3D (12A) 10.15 (Sat & Sun only); 3.30, 8.50. The Libertines: There Are No Innocent Bystanders (15) Tue 9.00. The Muppets (U) Sat & Sun 10.20; Mon & Tue 12.15. Senior Screen: Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol (12A) Thu 10.30. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! - 3D (U) Wed & Thu 12.00, 2.10, 4.15, 6.50, 8.50. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! (U) Wed & Thu 1.00, 3.10, 5.15. We Bought A Zoo (PG) 10.00 (Sat & Sun only); 12.45, 3.20. The Woman In Black (12A) Fri-Mon 1.15, 6.30; Tue 1.15.

Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar, 9-12 middle Street: Brighton Documentary Film Festival - Planeat plus Caroline Lucas Q&A, 2pm March 24; Life in a Day plus Britain in a Day Q&A, 7pm March 24. Ticket information on www.seefestival.org or on door.

Tom – The Old Market, 11a Upper Market Street (01273) 201801: Coen Brothers Double-Bill, from 7pm March 23.

EASTBOURNE

Cineworld (0871 200 2000): National Theatre Live Performance: She Stoops To Conquer (12A) Thu 7.00. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! - 3D (U) Wed & Thu 5.00. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! (U) Wed & Thu 2.30, 4.30, 6.30, 8.30. The Hunger Games (12A) 10.30, 11.30 (Sat & Sun only); 1.45, 2.40, 5.00, 5.50, 8.15, 9.00. The Devil Inside (15) 2.50, 5.10; 7.15, 9.20 (not Thu). Contraband (15) 8.45 (not Wed & Thu). 21 Jump Street (15) 11.20 (Sat & Sun only); 2.00; 4.30 (not Wed & Thu); 7.00, 9.30. John Carter (12A) 12.00 (Sat & Sun only); 3.00, 6.00 (not Wed & Thu). The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 11.40 (Sat & Sun only); 2.20, 5.20, 8.00. The Muppets (U) Sat & Sun 12.15. Movies For Juniors: Alvin And The Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (U) Sat 9.45. The Adventures Of Tintin: The Secret Of The Unicorn (PG) Sat 9.50. Happy Feet Two (U) Sat 9.55.

Curzon (01323 731441): The Hunger Games (12A) 2.00, 4.50, 7.50. We Bought A Zoo (PG) 2.05, 5.10. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 2.25, 5.00, 8.00. Contraband (15) 8.20.

HAILSHAM

Pavilion (01323 841414): The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 2.15 (Sun, Wed & Thu only); 7.45. Kids 4 A Quid: Puss In Boots (U) Sat 2.15.

LEWES

All Saints Arts Centre (01903 523833): The Artist (PG) Fri 6.00, 8.00; Sat & Sun 6.00. A Dangerous Method (15) Sat 8.00.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Haywire, 8pm March 25; The Iron Lady (12A) 11am/2pm/8pm March 27; J Edgar (15) 8pm March 28.

UCKFIELD

The Picture House (01825 764909): The Hunger Games (12A) 2.20, 5.10, 8.00. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (12A) 1.00, 3.30; 6.00, 8.30 (not Thu). We Bought A Zoo (PG) Fri, Mon & Tue 2.30, 5.50, 8.20; Sat & Sun 3.20, 5.50, 8.20. The Muppets (U) Sat & Sun 1.20. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! – 3D (U) Wed 2.00, 8.00; Thu 2.00. Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! (U) Wed 4.00, 6.00; Thu 4.00. NT Live: She Stoops To Conquer (tbc) Thu 7.00.

COMEDY

BRIGHTON

3 Jolly Butchers, 59 North Road: Offal (new material night), 7.30pm March 25.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Krater Comedy Club, until March 25; Boothby Graffoe and Nick Pynn: Bang! Is This Your Vehicle Sir? 7.30pm March 25; The Humble Quest For A Universal Genius, 8pm March 25; Comic Boom, 8pm March 29; Andy Zaltzman: Armchair Revolutionary, 8pm March 29.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: The Treason Show, 8.30pm until March 24.

Tom – The Old Market, 11a Upper Market Street (01273) 201801: Post-Roast Previews, Nish Kumar and Daniel Simonsen, 6pm March 25.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Paul Merton, Out of My Head, 8pm March 23.

LEWES

Phoenix Theatre and Studio, Phoenix Way: 10 Films with my Dad by Aiden Goatley, 8pm March 23 www.primecutscomedy.com www.phoenixtheatreandstudio.com.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Comedy Cafe, 8pm March 24.

CONCERTS

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra, 2.45pm March 25.

St Bartholomew’s Church, Ann Street (01273) 709709: Sussex Symphony Orchestra, 7.30pm March 24.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: London Philharmonic Orchestra, 3pm March 25.

HOVE

All Saints Church, The Drive: Sussex Chorus: An evening of Russian music, Sat, March 31, 7.30pm. Tickets available from Sussex Chorus Ticket Manager, 01444 412579; the Dome Box Office, 01273 709709 or online from www.WeGotTickets.com

LEWES

St John sub Castro Church, Abinger Place: East Sussex Community Choir and the Corelli Ensemble perform Mozart Requiem, 7.30pm March 31. Tickets available from Lewes Tourist Information, on the door or call 07803 702178.

Sussex Downs College: Nicholas Yonge Society – Sir John Tomlinson bass, David Owen Norris piano, 7.15 for 7.45pm March 23. Tickets from localboxoffice.com at the door, or Lewes Travel nyslewes.org.uk

GIGS

BRIGHTON

Black Lion, 14 Black Lion Street (01273) 711884: Molly Malone’s Dex in the City, 9pm March 23. Medium Rare, 9pm March 24; Live and Swingin’ Lion, 8pm March 25; Acoustic Showcase, 8.30pm March 28; The Lion’s Raw, 8.30pm March 29.

Brighton Centre 0844 847 1515: Joe Bonamassa, 6.30pm March 23; X Factor Live Tour 2012, March 27-29.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Joan Baez, 7.30pm March 26; The Waterboys, 8pm March 27; Matt Cardle, 7pm March 28; Roberto Fonseca, 7.30pm March 29; SOURCE New Music, 7.30pm March 29.

Cobblers Thumb, 10 New England Road (01273) 605636: Steve and The Ghost, 8pm March 23.

Concorde 2, Madeira Shelter Hall, Madeira Drive: The Selecter featuring Pauline Black and Gaps Hendrickson plus The Meow Meows, 7.30pm March 25.

Fishbowl, 74 East Street (01273) 777505: Blackbelt Jonez, 9pm March 23; richie Cox and Sumsuch, 9pm March 24; The Mixer Men, four deck session, 10.30pm March 29.

Globe: BOYF, 8pm March 23; House, Disco and Funk DJs in the basement, 9pm March 24.

Green Door Store, Trafalgar Arches: Imperial Leisure, 7pm March 23; All The Young, 7.30pm March 29.

Hampton, 57 Upper North Street (01273) 731347: DJ Oddsox and Friends, 9pm March 23.

Hydrant (upstairs), 75 London Road (01273) 608313: Sound of Guns, 7.30pm March 23.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Brighton Jazz Club, Iain Ballamy Quartet, 8pm March 23; ipop, 11pm March 24.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Studio 9 Orchestra, 8pm March 25; Jonny Kearney and Lucy Farrell, 8pm March 28.

Marlborough, 4 Princes Street: <3 Electro, 9pm March 23.

Open House, 146 Springfield Road: Jazz Workshop, 8pm Tuesdays March 27; Safehouse, 8pm March 28.

Signalman: Open Mic, 8pm Sundays March 25;

The Haunt, 10 Pool Valley: Double Bill, The Beatles and The Stones in concert, featuring The Railing Stains and Vox Beatles, 8pm til late, March 23. Tickets on the door or at www.thehauntbrighton.co.uk

The Victory, 6 Duke Street (01273) 326555: Open Mic @ The Victory, 8pm Thursdays March 29; Blues Sundays, noon March 25; Blues Sunday, noon March 25; Open Mic, 8pm March 29.

The Worlds End, 60-61 London Road (01273) 692311: Rebellious Jukebox, 8pm March 23; Funkalicious, 8pm March 24; Shakespeare Trio, 8pm March 25.

Thomas Kemp, 8 St Georges Road: DJ Jodie Lee Hooker, 9pm March 23; Djs Bad To The Bone, 9pm March 24.

White Rabbit, 13-14 Kensington Gardens: The Move-ons open mic night, 8pm Thursdays March 29; WTF? Brighton, 8pm Fridays March 23/30; The Mixer Men, 8pm Saturdays March 24/31; Hush Hush, 8pm Sundays March 25.

CHAILEY GREEN

Five Bells: Last Orders, March 23; Mood Swing, March 30.

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Jazz Lunch with Frank Holder, noon-2.30pm March 25.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Motown @ Philadelphia On Tour, 7.30pm March 24; Stephen Triffitt, Sinatra – Through the Years, 7.30pm March 29.

HOVE

The Ancient Mariner, 59 Rutland Road (01273) 748596: The Acoustic Sessions, 8pm Saturdays March 24/31.

LEWES

The Elephant and Castle: Lewes Saturday Folk Club - The Askew Sisters, March 24.

The Royal Oak, Station Street: Folk at The Royal Oak – Peta Webb, Ken Hall and Simon Hindley, 8pm March 29.

Westgate Chapel: Spanish Guitar Night with Guy McQueen, 7pm March 23.

SEAFORD

Royal British Legion, Claremont Road: Seaford Folk Club – Hatful of Rain, 7.45pm March 23.

SHARPTHORNE

The Ravenswood: Sunday Lunch Jazz: Roger Hind Quartet, March 25; Pete Mabey Band, April 1. Evening: The Blunter Brothers, March 30.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: MOD All star band, 7.30pm March 25.

STAGE

BRIGHTON

Brighton Centre 0844 847 1515: Bear Grylls – Mud, Sweat and Tears, 7.30pm March 24.

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Dorothy Stringer Dance Show 2012, 7pm March 23/24; Sussex Downs College Performing Arts – The Tempest, 7pm March 23; Romeo and Juliet, 7pm March 25; A Midsummer Night’s Dream, 7pm March 26; The Winters’ Tale, 7pm March 27; Candoco Dance Company Turning 20, Anniversary Programme, 7.30pm March 29.

Marlborough Theatre, 4 Princes Street: The Cosmos, The Cosmetics, Nick Field, 8pm March 23/24; Ball and Other Funny Stories About Cancer, Brian Lobel, 8pm March 29. Tickets in advance from www.brownpapertickets.com

Theatre Royal 08448 717 650: Legally Blonde The Musical, 7.45pm until March 24 (Sat mat 2.30pm); Rambert Dance Company, 7.30pm March 28-31 (Thurs mat 2pm, Sat mat 2.30pm).

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre (01293) 553636: Granny Annie, 7.30pm March 23/24 (Sat mat 2.30pm); Alice In Wonderland, 3pm/6pm March 25; Black T-shirt Collection, 7.45pm March 26/27; I, Bertolt Brecht, 7.45pm March 29; Grease, March 26-31.

EASTBOURNE

Congress Theatre (01323) 412000: Bourne School present Bourne All Over The World, 7pm March 27.

Devonshire Park Theatre (01323) 412000: On Golden Pond, 7.45pm until March 24 (Sat mat 2.30pm); Funny Peculiar, 7.45pm March 26-31 (Wed/Sat mat 2.30pm).

Eastbourne College Theatre and Le Brocq Studio (01323) 452255: The Friends of the Towner present Sir John Tusa – man for all seasons, 7.30pm March 29.

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: The Field of Asphodel, 7.30pm March 24. Tickets from 01323 844269 or email geowcpuk@gn.apc.org

HASTINGS

White Rock Theatre (01424) 462288: Halfway to Paradise – The Billy Fury Story, 7.30pm March 27; The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists, 7.30pm March 28.

LEWES

Little Theatre, Lancaster Street (01273) 474826: Speed-The-Plough by David Mamet, 7.45pm March 24-31, except Sundays (March 31 mat 2.45pm).

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Assembly Hall Theatre (01892) 530613/532072: Grease, until March 24; Katya Virshilas and Pasha Kovalev, 7.30pm March 27; Bjorn Again and Stabros Flatley, 7.30pm March 29.

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Blue Remembered Hills, 3pm/8pm March 23; Tunbridge Wells Arts Festival 2012 GEMS concert, 3pm March 25.

DIARY DATES

BEXHILL

De la Warr Pavilion (01424) 229111: Film Festival 2012: A festival for young filmmakers, 11am-9pm March 24.

BOREHAM STREET

Reid Hall: Indoor Table Sale, 9am-1pm March 31. Many stalls, cafe, raffle etc. To raise funds for Dallington School.

BRIGHTON

Brighton Dome (01273) 709709: Dome Discovery Tour, 11am March 24.

Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street 0845 293 8480: Prohibition Speakeasy Special, 9pm March 23.

Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street (01273) 687171: Speaky Spokey, 8pm March 29.

The Victory, 6 Duke Street (01273) 326555: Poetry Night, 8pm March 26.

EASTBOURNE

Under Ground Theatre, Grove Road: Eastbourne Gilbert and Sullivan Society at the regular coffee morning, 10am-noon March 24.

FIRLE

Charleston Farmhouse (01323) 811626: Rose Prince and David Herbert in the Charleston Kitchen, 10am-4pm March 25.

GLYNDE

Glynde Forge: Garden Festival – Glynde Forge Blacksmithing for the Garden, 10am-4pm March 23. Details (01323) 811626:

LEWES

Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road: The Lewes Sport Relief Mile, 10am March 25.

NUTLEY

Nutley Windmill, Crowborough Road: Open Day, 2.30pm-5.30pm March 25.

PENSHURST

Penshurst Place (01892) 870307: Spanish Armada, noon-4pm March 24/25.

POLEGATE

Town Council Offices, 49 High Street: Norman Baker MP Surgery, March 24. By appointment only, please call 01273 480281.

SEAFORD

Cemetery gates, Alfriston Road: Seaford Cemetery Historic Guided Tour, 2pm March 25. Contact (01323) 897426.

St Leonard’s Church Hall: Seaford Lecture and Literary Club AGM, 7.30pm March 27.

EXHIBITIONS

CRAWLEY

The Hawth Theatre foyer (01293) 553636: Marc Greco, A Natural History, March 25-April 6.

EAST GRINSTEAD

Chequer Mead Greenstede Gallery: Hanging Together VIII, March 23-April 4.

HAILSHAM

Gallery North, 70 High Street: Take Five Photography, 10am-4pm Tues-Sat, March 27-April 28.

LEWES

Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: Variations, Tues-Sat 10.30am-5pm, Sun noon-5pm until March 29.

TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678: Jo Louca, In The Light of Day, until April 7.

REGULAR EVENTS

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

YMCA, Westgate Street: Egyptian Dance general level 13 week course, beginners welcome, 7pm-8.30pm from Sept 8. To book ring 07710362229, (01273) 206944.

PEVENSEY

Castle Car Park: The Pevensey Ghost Walk with Robert Stevens Bassett, every Saturday, 7.30pm.

The Bay Hotel, 2 Eastbourne Road (01323) 768645: The Big Jazz, new weekly Jazz Night, every Tuesday 8-10.45pm. Free.

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.

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 Archway, Blatchington Road: Zumba Tues 10-11am & Fri 6.30-7.30pm. Louise 07786 425 758.

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 7pm-9pm. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere www.uckfieldartgroup.co.uk or ring 01825 765021.

TALKS

BRIGHTON

Friends Meeting House: Garden Festival – Wild Flowers by Sarah Raven with Christopher Woodward, 7pm March 24. Contact (01323) 811626 to book.

LEWES

Ann of Cleves House, Southover High Street: Anne Boleyn her early life by Elizabeth Norton, 7.30pm March 23. Tickets on the door or from jjvokins@sky.com or 01273 472527.

St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe: Lewes Riverside Club – Hospice Development in Russia by Patricia Cockerell, 2pm March 23; The Old Inns of Lewes by John Davey, 2pm March 26.

Town Hall Lecture Room: Lewes U3A Public Lecture – Convenient Marriages and Inconvenient Deaths, a history of the Kings and Queens of medieval England by Linda Lamont, 10am March 27. Free admission.

WALKS

CATSFIELD

Powdermill Wood car park: Beachy Head Ramblers – Around 1066, 12 miles with Graham 01424 216951, 10am March 28.

EAST HOATHLY

Car park next to church: Morning Wealden Views near East Hoathly, 5 miles with Joy and Chris Ford, Sussex Pathfinders, 10.15am/1.30pm March 24; or An Afternoon walk near East Hoathly, 4.5 miles, 1.30pm March 24.

FIRLE

Charleston Farmhouse (01323) 811626: Hawk Walk, 10.30am-12.30pm March 25.

LEWES

North Street car park: Lewes Footpaths Group – Vines Cross with Wolfgang 470285, 9.30am March 25.

POLEGATE

Wannock Road Recreation Ground: Polegate Ramblers – East Dean to The Gap and Back, 5 miles with Val W 484569, 9.30am March 29; Left Or Right, 9 to 10 miles with Heather and Eileen 506137/482837, 9.30am March 29.

SEAFORD

South Hill Barn car park: Beachy Head Ramblers – Sea, Woodland and River Tracks, 11.5 miles with Colin W 01323 647665, 10.15am March 25.

SEDDLESCOMBE

Village car park: Mid Sussex Ramblers – Sedlescombe Circular, 6.3 miles with Tony 01444 469470, 10.30am March 24.