Artist Open Studio

mountfield Solomons Lane, Mountfield, East sussex, United Kingdom

June is the month for Open Artist Studios in the South East, this year for the first time Amanda the ceramic artist in Solomon’s Lane, Mountfield is taking part and opening her studio to the public. This event is a wonderful opportunity to meet artists and makers in their own environment, watch demonstrations, learn about […]

Exhibition celebrating Sussex Day and the beauty of Sussex

BRITISH design BRITISH made 64 High Street, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom

S U S S E X D A Y BRITISH design BRITISH made in Battle High Street is showing twelve sussex landscapes by six local artists to celebrate Sussex Day and the beauty of Sussex.

Free

Battles Big Bonanza

Battle recreation ground North Trade Road, Battle, East Suusex, United Kingdom

Family Fun for everyone. Tradituonal fete stalls, car show, dog show, bar & bbq, Kids activites, tuf of war and much much more!  Brought to you by Battel Bonfire Boyes

Tirzah Garwood: Beyond Ravilious

Battle Memorial Hall 81 High Street, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Tirzah Garwood: Beyond Ravilious Battle Memorial Hall 81 High St, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom James Russell, who is no stranger to our Festival, is delighted to be presenting his lecture on the remarkable artist Tirzah Garwood who was born in Kent in 1908 and attended the Eastbourne School of Art 1925-1928 where she met […]

£12

A Ramble Through Sussex

Battle Memorial Hall 81 High Street, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Performed by Battle-based actors Karen Drury and Michael Wilson, writer Charlotte Moore, pianist Will Hancox, and internationally-renowned opera singer Louise Winter, this feast of poetry, prose and song will range from the sublime to the comic, from the familiar to the unexpected – and will include a poem by the late Robert Emeleus, fondly remembered […]

£15

William Morris: A Very Modern Victorian

Battle Memorial Hall 81 High Street, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Now renowned for his work on the designed interior and his role in helping to found the Arts & Crafts Movement, in his lifetime William Morris was as well known for other talents – from poetry to publishing, heritage protection to social reform. This talk will explore the breadth of Morris’s work and achievements, the […]

£10

Cocktails with Joyce Grenfell

Battle Memorial Hall 81 High Street, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom

In this delightfully funny musical revue, Nicola transports us back to Britain in the 40s and 50s with her recreation of national treasure, Joyce Grenfell. The evening features the best of Joyce’s comedy songs and monologues from ‘Stately as a Galleon’ to ‘School Nativity Play’. Add to the mix comic numbers by Flanders & Swann […]

£20

The Wisdom of the Blue Zones Tips on Living to 100…or beyond!

The Almonry 42 High Street, Battle, United Kingdom

Research by National Geographic Fellow and New York Times Best Selling Author, Dan Buettner, led to the discovery of what he coined the "Blue Zones," locations where there are 10 times more centenarians than Americans. Dan and his team were in search of the secrets of longevity and their research revealed nine common denominators in […]

Writers of Romney Marsh

Battle Memorial Hall 81 High Street, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom

The Romney Marsh writers would never have seen themselves as a group but literary history has brigaded them according to the geography and time, not least because they mostly knew and, in some cases influenced each other. They were all active in the early 20th Century and include Henry James, H G Wells, Joseph Conrad, […]

£5

Sing-Along Mamma Mia!

Battle Memorial Hall 81 High Street, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Get ready to sing along to all your favourite ABBA hits in this hit musical Mamma Mia!

£10

Coffee Concert with HPO Winds

Battle Baptist Church Mount Street, Battle, United Kingdom

This concert will see a welcome return of the quintet of brilliant young wind players from the Hastings Philharmonic Orchestra. The programme will have a decidedly operatic flavour with arrangements of popular overtures by Verdi and Puccini as well as favourites for the genre by Ibert and “Sea Shanties” by Malcolm Arnold. Coffee served from […]

£15

Battle Festival Jazz Day

Battle Memorial Hall 81 High Street, Battle, East Sussex, United Kingdom

This high-profile event will take place in The Memorial Hall and will feature five fascinating and very different bands featuring some of the UK’s finest musicians. 3pm REBECKA EDLUND TRIO This esteemed trio explores the sound world of forest jazz and feisty folk music through original compositions, improvisations and favourites from the American Song Book. […]

£40