What’s On in Lewes and Wealden

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ALE and Arty – a real ale and music festival at De la Warr Pavilion, Bexhill (01424) 229111, March 22/23.

FREE talk: Mindfulness, MBCT & MBSR at the Subud Centre, 26a Station Street, Lewes, 11.45am March 22.

LEWES Riverside Club talk, Models (handmade clocks, ships and cars) by Roger Antrobus, 2pm March 22 at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes.

ROTARY Club of Seaford Grand Quiz Night at Seaford Head School (Lower), Steyne Road, 7.30pm March 22. Teams of four players. Attractive food spread (bring your own drinks). Contact Bill Pierce on 01273 513162 for entry forms.

SPEAKY Spokey at Latest MusicBar, 14-17 Manchester Street, Brighton (01273) 687171, 8pm March 22.

THE Networking Hub at Newhaven Enterprise Centre, Denton Island, noon-2pm March 22.

The Ditchling, Westmeston and Street Footpath Conservation Society have their AGM at 7pm in the lower Hall at Ditchling Village Hall. Ray Hale will give a talk on the work of Alfred Russell Wallace, a well known local naturalist. Starts 8pm. Open to all.


CHAILEY Common Society, Ecological Survey of Memorial Common Familiarisation Walk, 2pm-4pm March 23. Meet at Chailey Sports Club car park by A272.

FRAMFIELD Village Hall Market in Framfield Village Hall, 10am-noon March 23. Great variety of market stalls, teas/coffee, bacon rolls. All welcome.

RODMELL Spring Show in Rodmell Village Hall, March 23.

SPANISH Armada at Penshurst Place and Gardens, Tonbridge (01892) 870307, from noon-4pm March 23/24.


BEACHY Head Ramblers walk, Woodlands and Coastal Trails, 9.5 miles with Colin W 01323 647665. Meet at East Dean Village car park, 10am March 24.

BRIGHTON Record and CD Fair, from 9.30am March 24 at the Brighton Centre 0844 847 1515.

EXPLORING East Sussex walk from Boarshead, picnic lunch. Meet at the old road off A26 between Crowborough and Eridge Green, signposted Boarshead, 10.30am March 24.

LEWES Footpaths Group walk. All day Lewes-Mount Caburn-Glynde-Firle-Berwick with picnic or morning Lewes-Mount Caburn-Glynde with Hilda and Graham 472678. Meet 9.30am at North Street car park, Lewes March 24.

SUNDAE Club, creative fun for children and their families, 10.30am-2.30pm March 24 at Komedia, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton 0845 293 8480.

SUSSEX Pathfinders walk. West Dean, 13 miles. Meet in Church Lane, West Dean Village 10.15am March 24.

TABLE Top Sale at the Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford, 9am-noon March 24. Further details on 01323 493029.

TUNBRIDGE Wells Arts Festival GEMS Concert, 3pm March 24 at Trinity Theatre (01892) 678678.

PLUMPTON GREEN: Haywards Heath MovieMakers presents the Albany Film Competition ‘13. Come see the Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire Movie Makers battle it out for the top award. The Village Hall, Plumpton Green, at 2.30pm. Dors open 2pm. Tickets £5 on the door. Buffet available at £4, plus raffle.


LEWES Riverside Club talk, Models (handmade clocks, ships and cars) by Roger Antrobus, 2pm March 25 at St Thomas Church Hall, Cliffe, Lewes.


EASTBOURNE Local History Society talk, Railway Carriages Brought Back to Life by Richard Salmon at St Saviour’s Church Hall, South Street, Eastbourne, 7.30pm March 26. Visitors and guests £1.

SEAFORD Lecture and Literary Club AGM in St Leonard’s Church Hall, Seaford, 7.30pm March 26.

TEA Dance at the Winter Garden, Eastbourne (01323) 412000, 2pm-5pm March 26.

U3A Lewes Lectures 2013, Incident at Gondokoro: The Rise and Fall of Consul John Petherick by Dr John Fletcher, 2.30pm March 26 in the Council Chamber, Lewes Town Hall. Lectures are free, all welcome.


BEACHY Head Ramblers walk, 12 miles with Geoff F 01323 730915. Meet at Crowlink car park, 10am March 27.

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


POLEGATE Ramblers, As Before With One Lump Added and One Lump Removed, 4.8 miles with Peter S 01435 813338; Or Over the Hill And Far Away, 10 miles with Mike 739722. Meet at Wannock Road Recreation Ground, 9.30am March 28.



ONCA Gallery, 14 St George’s Place, onca.org.uk: Our Time In Ice, until May .31.


Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane: A Part of My Life by Neville Symonds, 11am-4pm Tues-Sat, noon-4pm Sun, March 16-28.


Seaford Museum, Martello Tower (01323) 898222: Sea Breezes & Sea Beans, 11am-3pm from March 16 for 10 months.

The Crypt Gallery, Church Street (01323) 894870: Shared exhibition with local artist in residence John Amos plus James Etherington, Lesley Harvey, Marion Prentice and Richard Walsh. 10.30am-4.30pm daily, March 23-28.