Category: Culture/ music

£1,294,505 funding boost to support cultural and heritage sites in Lewes

Maria Caulfield MP has welcomed the announcement that the Lewes Constituency will receive £1,294,505  to support iconic cultural and heritage organisations and independent cinemas as they reopen and recover from coronavirus. This is part of the £400 million in grants and loans being delivered to over 2,700 organisations across England, […]

Lewes Constituency receives nearly £500k lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund

The Lewes Constituency  has been awarded £490,495 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure they have a sustainable future, the Culture Secretary has announced today. The Charleston Trust, Ditchling Museum, So Sussex and Sussex […]

£2m from Culture Recovery Fund given to Lewes constituency

Maria Caulfield MP has welcomed £2 million of funding from the government’s Culture Recovery Fund to support four cultural assets in the Lewes constituency. The four cultural assets in the Lewes constituency set to receive funding are: Bluebell Railway £727,200, Culver Archaeological Project £12,000, Sussex Archaeological Society £497,500, and Wave […]

Artwave festival across Lewes district defies pandemic to dazzle art lovers

The annual Artwave festival showcasing the cream of creative talent across Lewes district opens on Saturday (September 5) and runs until Sunday, September 20.   Art lovers will be able to enjoy visiting 85 different venues to discover new work, meet artists and makers, and buy directly from them.   Due to Covid-19, no private homes will be open this year with artists displaying […]

Seaford Music Society

MELVYN TAN AND MAGGIE COLE 3.00PM SUNDAY 8th MARCH 2020 St. Leonard’s Church, Church Street, Seaford BN25 1LR Two of the UK’s foremost Fortepianists playing together, four hands at one Piano, Mozart’s Sonata for Piano Four Hands in C Major, K521, Beethoven’s Sonata for Piano Four Hands in D Major, Opus 6, […]

Two Films this weekend

There are two films being screened by the Seaford Community Cinema. MRS LOWRY AND SON Year: 2019Origin: GBDirector: Adrian NobleDuration: 91 minutesCertification: PGAwards: The Times ReviewRotten Tomatoes %: 83Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, Timothy Spall For those unfamiliar with this particular relationship there are some surprises in store: far from encouraging her […]

Corelli Ensemble – Concert Sunday 27th October 2019 at 4.00pm

Corelli                       Concerto Grosso Op 6 no.12                                       Songs by Bach, Butterworth/Hughes, Strauss, Manning and Offenbach performed by Dame Felicity Lott -soprano and Paul Austin Kelly – tenor To be held at SEAFORD BAPTIST CHURCH, Belgrave Road, Seaford BN25 2EE Tickets in advance online Also in advance £12.00 from the Seaford Tourist […]

Newhaven Festival

Date: (Starts) Saturday 17 August 2019 – Sunday 01 September 2019 Time: 11:00am – 6:00pmWhere: Various locations Town: Newhaven Email:newhavenfestival.sussex@gmail.comPhone: 07799 238 868 Newhaven Festival is a two-week celebration of arts and culture throughout the town, including walks, talks, exhibitions, workshops and Artwave open houses. Starting with a festival launch […]


The lunchtime concert at St. Leonards Church, Church Street, Seaford is at 1.00pm on Saturday 13th July. The concert features an Organ Recital by the extremely accomplished Richard Dawson. Richard studied music at Oxford University where he was the Organ Scholar of Keeble College. Since then he ha a distinguished […]