Whats on in Lewes


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June Sun 25 June
@ Christs Church Hall
Breakfast, craft activities and short act of worship - for all ages but children must be accompanied by an adult.
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@ All Saints Centre
CHOPIN Polonaise No.5 in F sharp minor, Op.44
KAHN Serenade, Op.73
BRAHMS Cello Sonata No.2 in F major, Op.99

Coffee from 'Ground' will be served from 10:30


A friend and admirer of Brahms, composer Robert Kahn is rarely heard in concert. In this coffee concert we hear his... more

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@ All Saints Centre
C. SCHUMANN Three Romances for violin and piano Op. 22
WATKINS Romance for violin and piano
R. SCHUMANN Ghost Variations woO. 24
GOETZ Piano Quartet, Op.6

The festival draws to a close with a two-part extravaganza packed with Romances for violin and piano by both Clara Schumann and... more

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@ Depot cinema
Johnny Depp's sozzled pirate returns for more epic action-adventure.
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Linklater Pavilion
Suitable for all ages – youngsters welcome. The bird population on the reserve has been monitored by an enthusiastic and knowledgeable group of volunteers for many years. Paul Harley will lead a guided walk around the reserve, help with bird identification and share his knowledge of bird habitats... more
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@ Depot cinema
Tour around Britain's coast with film shot between 1901 and 1978.
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@ All Saints Centre
SCHUMANN Märchenerzählungen Op.132
BEETHOVEN Piano Trio in D major, Op.70 No.1 “Ghost”
SCHUMANN Adagio and Allegro, for horn and piano Op.70
MENDELSSOHN Octet in E flat major, Op.20

The festival draws to a close with a two-part extravaganza packed with Romances for violin and piano... more

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@ Depot cinema
A warrior faces the horrors of WWI in this female lead superhero movie...
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
A castaway encounters the titular turtle in this beautiful Ghibli co-production...
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
Four short films about the writer, painter and art critic John Berger.
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Mon 26 June
@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
Four short films about the writer, painter and art critic John Berger.
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
Johnny Depp's sozzled pirate returns for more epic action-adventure.
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@ Depot cinema
Gripping tale of couple quietly resisting Nazism in 1940 Berlin.
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@ Depot cinema
Scorsese's quintessential, Oscar-showered wiseguy crime drama.
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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Tue 27 June
@ Depot cinema
Documentary about the international music collective formed by Yo-Yo Ma...
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@ Depot cinema
Four short films about the writer, painter and art critic John Berger.
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
Documentary about the international music collective formed by Yo-Yo Ma...
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
Johnny Depp's sozzled pirate returns for more epic action-adventure.
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@ Depot cinema
A castaway encounters the titular turtle in this beautiful Ghibli co-production...
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@ Depot cinema
A warrior faces the horrors of WWI in this female lead superhero movie...
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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Wed 28 June
@ Depot cinema
Chaplin's Tramp adopts an abandoned child in this classic silent feature.
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
A castaway encounters the titular turtle in this beautiful Ghibli co-production...
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@ Depot cinema
A warrior faces the horrors of WWI in this female lead superhero movie...
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@ Depot cinema
Johnny Depp's sozzled pirate returns for more epic action-adventure.
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@ Depot cinema
Four short films about the writer, painter and art critic John Berger.
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Christs Church Hall
Dr John Haigh Some (easy) mathematics in everyday life

John Haigh has taught mathematics at the University of Sussex, especially probability and statistics, since 1966. He has been frequently interviewed on radio about the National Lottery, and been a “Maths Expert” for BBC’s Watchdog... more

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@ Depot cinema
Documentary about the international music collective formed by Yo-Yo Ma...
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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Thu 29 June
@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
A castaway encounters the titular turtle in this beautiful Ghibli co-production...
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@ Depot cinema
Documentary about the international music collective formed by Yo-Yo Ma...
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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@ Depot cinema
Johnny Depp's sozzled pirate returns for more epic action-adventure.
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@ Depot cinema
Four short films about the writer, painter and art critic John Berger.
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@ Depot cinema
A warrior faces the horrors of WWI in this female lead superhero movie...
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@ Depot cinema
Charming romantic comedy with Diane Keaton and Brendon Gleason.
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Fri 30 June
@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb

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July Sat 01 July
@ South Malling CE Primary and Nursery School
Our annual summer fete is happening on Saturday 1st July, 11.30am to 2.30pm at South Malling School, Lewes. Entry is £1 per adult, children free. Everyone is welcome.
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@ the green by the Juggs pub
A fabulous family friendly traditional fete, set in the beautiful village of Kingston! WI tea & cake / bar / hog roast & other delicious food / junior bake off / book event / dog show / tug of war / egg throwing / bouncy castle / kids activities / stalls. All proceeds will go towards installing... more
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@ All Saints Centre
PG 129mins
Live-action re-telling of the fairy-tale classic. Follow the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's... more

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@ All Saints Centre
PG 129mins
Live-action re-telling of the fairy-tale classic. Follow the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's... more

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@ All Saints Centre
12 139mins
OSCAR, BAFTA & GOLDEN GLOBE WINNER 2017 – Best Supporting Actress (Viola Davis).
Also nominated for Best Film, Best Actor & Best Screenplay.
Denzel Washington directed and stars in this adaptation of August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, about a black garbage collector... more

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@ Raystede Animal Welfare Centre, The Broyle, Ringmer, Lewes, BN8 5AJ
Bowler Crab are touring to Raystede with their production of Much Ado About Nothing. Bowler Crab theatre company were founded in 2013 and are now embarking upon their tenth Shakepearean production to date, Much Ado About Nothing
For every ticket that is sold to see Bowler Crab's performance of... more

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@ St Annes Church
Rossini Petit Messe Solennelle and Morten Lauridsen Lux aeterna
St Anne's church Lewes
Yvonne Patrick - Soprano
Briony Lambert - Mezzo-Soprano
Andrew Mackenzie Wicks - Tenor
Ed Hawkins - Baritone
Nancy Cooley - Piano
Scott Farrel – Harmonium/Organ
John Hancorn – Director

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@ Lewes Town Hall
SUMMER CONCERT
RUTTER: REQUIEM
HANDEL: O PRAISE THE LORD
MOZART: EXSULTATE JUBILATE
Directed by Nicholas Houghton
with the Corelli Ensemble
Catrin Woodruff soprano
David Chapman Tenor
Andrew Robinson Bass

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@ The Elephant and Castle
Jeff and Elaine Gillett (Discovery, https://www.facebook.com/discoveryfolk/) sing a mixture of traditional and contemporary folk songs with delicious harmonies with Jeff's sensitive, inventive and tasteful accompaniments on guitar, concertina, mandola and Appalacian dulcimer. Jeff will also sing... more
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@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb

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@ All Saints Centre
15 116mins
OSCAR NOMINATED 2017 – Best Original Screenplay (Mike Mills).
During the summer of 1979, a Santa Barbara single mom and boarding-house landlord decides the best way she can parent her teenage son is to enlist her young tenants - a quirky punk photographer, a mellow handyman and... more

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Sun 02 July
@ Nevill Estate, Lewes
The Nevill Garden Trail is back with more gardens than you can shake a pea stick at!! This year there are 15 gardens in total plus the chance to find out what Lewes Little Gardens have been doing to one corner of the Nevill. The Lewes Community Allotments will also be open with owners available to... more
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@ The John Harvey Tavern
Live Music with legendary local group The Market Street Band
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@ St Michaels Church
Andrew Robinson (baritone) and Nick Houghton (Chamber Organ, Piano) will giving the First Sunday Recital at St Michael's Church, Lewes on Sunday 2 July at 3pm. They will be performing music by Josquin des Prez, Handel Arias from 'Samson', 'Alcina', Brahms songs, a taste of Papageno ('Magic Flute')... more
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@ All Saints Centre
15 116mins
OSCAR NOMINATED 2017 – Best Original Screenplay (Mike Mills).
During the summer of 1979, a Santa Barbara single mom and boarding-house landlord decides the best way she can parent her teenage son is to enlist her young tenants - a quirky punk photographer, a mellow handyman and... more

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@ All Saints Centre
12 139mins
OSCAR, BAFTA & GOLDEN GLOBE WINNER 2017 – Best Supporting Actress (Viola Davis).
Also nominated for Best Film, Best Actor & Best Screenplay.
Denzel Washington directed and stars in this adaptation of August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, about a black garbage collector... more

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Wed 05 July
@ Depot cinema
Celebration of 10 years Transition Town Lewes with speakers and inspirational discussions.
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Thu 06 July
@ Depot cinema
Glyndebourne LIVE: Brett Dean's energetic, witty and richly lyrical opera.
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Fri 07 July
@ St Johns Church Hall
This is an opportunity to view and comment on the detailed plans for improvements to Pells Recreation Ground. These plans have been drawn up in response to public feedback from the previous two rounds of consultation. This is the final stage of the consultation so please come and tell us what you... more
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@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb

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Sat 08 July
@ Malling Community Centre
This is an opportunity to view and comment on the detailed plans for improvements to Malling Fields. These plans have been drawn up in response to public feedback from the previous two rounds of consultation. This is the final stage of the consultation so please come and tell us what you think of... more
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@ Nevill Green, Nevill Road, Lewes
Nevill Juvenile Bonfire Society Summer fayre with stalls, games, arena events, model railway and live music from Starfish bands. Tug-O-War and torch making competition between Lewes Bonfire Societies. Harvey's bar and various food outlets.
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@ Nevill Green, Nevill Road, Lewes
Open air music with headline band ‘Full House’. Reputedly one of the UK’s finest rock covers bands currently around with highly experienced professional musicians and two lead guitarists. Supported by senior Starfish bands, including the amazing Lola and other talented artists. Tickets available... more
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@ All Saints Centre
The Musicians of All Saints, directed by Andrew Sherwood play, Beethoven Romance in G major, op. 40, violin soloist, James Wicks, John Hawkins, Another Orpheus, Grieg, Two Elegiac Melodies op. 34,
Haydn Symphony no. 43 in E flat major ' Mercury'

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@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb

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Sun 09 July Mon 10 July
@ Kings Church
Lewes’ most internationally famous resident, writer and revolutionary, Thomas Paine, lived here 1768 - 1774. Local Paine tour guide, Mary Burke will explain what he was doing here and how it led to him becoming a Founding Father in the USA and one of the world's most influential writers.
All... more

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Wed 12 July
@ St Michaels Church Hall
Yoga for runners, snooze-button champions, pizza eaters, baking heroes & sofa-surfing lovers.

Dynamic Yoga + great music.
All levels welcome!
£9 per class

Special price for students: £5

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Thu 13 July
@ Pelham House
Come along to this 90-minute introductory workshop to experience the healing potential of self-compassion.

Learning the skills of self-compassion can transform the most important relationship in your life - the one you have with yourself.

The art of being yourself at your best is... more

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Sat 15 July
@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb

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Sun 16 July
@ Malling playing fields
Great day out for all the family.
Dog show
Arena events
Beer tent
Face painting
Bake off competition open to all ages .Bring along a cake / dessert of your choice for £3 entry. Prizes for 1st /2nd/3rd
Plus much more

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Sat 22 July
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 240
BOB FOX: SONGS OF THE PITMEN POETS WORKSHOP
www.bobfoxmusic.com
Saturday 22nd. July 2017
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Elephant & Castle White Hill Lewes BN7 2DJ www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/

Bob is a... more

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@ Grange Gardens
Don't miss this a brand new outdoor play with live music by the Rude Mechanical Theatre Co. Set in 1924 foggy London, funny, romantic and moving, it demonstrates the gritty determination to overcome an apparently unassailable problem through absolute love.
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@ Grange Gardens
Don't miss this a brand new outdoor play with live music by the Rude Mechanical Theatre Co. Set in 1924 foggy London, funny, romantic and moving, it demonstrates the gritty determination to overcome an apparently unassailable problem through absolute love.
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@ The Elephant and Castle
Bob is a fine singer & brilliant guitarist from the North East with a huge range of songs from the area. He tours extensively in the UK, USA, Australia & Europe. Since 1975 he has performed & recorded with Tom McConville, Stu Luckley, Vin Garbutt, Billy Mitchell of Lindisfarne, John Tams & Benny... more
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@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb

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Sun 23 July
@ All Saints Centre
On the 21st to the 23rd July 2017 at The All Saints Centre in Lewes, The Lewes Speakers Festival at: www.lewesspeakersfestival.com/ brings together some of the most exciting speakers in the UK.

· Polly Toynbee and David Walker, The Guardian columnist and the former Director of... more

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@ All Saints Centre
On the 21st to the 23rd July 2017 at The All Saints Centre in Lewes, The Lewes Speakers Festival at: www.lewesspeakersfestival.com/ brings together some of the most exciting speakers in the UK.

· Polly Toynbee and David Walker, The Guardian columnist and the former Director of... more

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@ Grange Gardens
Don't miss this a brand new outdoor play with live music by the Rude Mechanical Theatre Co. Set in 1924 foggy London, funny, romantic and moving, it demonstrates the gritty determination to overcome an apparently unassailable problem through absolute love.
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@ Grange Gardens
Don't miss this a brand new outdoor play with live music by the Rude Mechanical Theatre Co. Set in 1924 foggy London, funny, romantic and moving, it demonstrates the gritty determination to overcome an apparently unassailable problem through absolute love.
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Wed 26 July
@ Christs Church Hall
David Hutchinson Diesel: unintended consequences of public policy
David Hutchinson originally trained as an architect and town planner but has, for many years, been mainly concerned with environmental policy. Following the setting up of the Greater London Authority in 2000, his responsibility... more

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Fri 28 July
@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb

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Sat 29 July
@ Glynde Place
The yearly Glynde Place Concert Series continues to go from strength to strength, with 2017 bringing more exciting BBC New Generation Artists to this beautiful Elizabethan manor house near Lewes in East Sussex, home to the VII Viscount and Viscountess Hampden and their children.

Norwegian... more

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@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb

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Sun 30 July
@ The Lamb
An afternoon of live entertainment at The Lamb
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August Sat 05 August
@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb
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@ The Con Club
Move On Up - a night of Funk & Soul classics at the Lewes Con Club. You're musical hosts for the evening are DJ's Dusty Du (Soul Casserole/1BrightonFM) and Nick Carling (Fruitful/1BrightonFM). Strictly Vinyl! 8pm-1am. Bring your dancing shoes.

Tickets £5 in advance - online from... more

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Fri 11 August
@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb
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Sat 12 August
@ The White Hart Hotel
Thomas Paine was one of the great hero's of the American Revolution and was involved and nearly executed during the French revolution too .He wrote a series of "pamphlets " that promoted radical thinking , rebellion and free speech and his works outsold any other author of the time . He spent... more
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@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb
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Fri 18 August Sat 19 August
@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb
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Fri 25 August
@ The Lamb
A night of live entertainment at The Lamb
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Sat 26 August
@ The Lamb
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September Thu 07 September
@ All Saints Centre
Essential life saving skills for dealing with emergencies. Includes unconsciousness, resuscitation, choking, head injuries, and other childhood illnesses. Ideal for parents, grandparents, carers, babysitters and anyone looking after children.
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Sat 16 September
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 241
PURCELL'S POLYPHONIC PARTY WORKSHOP for any instrument
http://purcells-party.swan-dyer.co.uk/index.html
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/
Purcell's Polyphonic Party are Vicki Swan (nyckelharpas) Jonny Dyer... more

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@ The Elephant and Castle
Purcell's Polyphonic Party are Vicki Swan (nyckelharpas) Jonny Dyer (harpsichord, guitars) & John Dipper (viola d'amore) a trio of musicians come together to combine their love of Purcell, Playford, Baroque and the Nordic Noir. With 99+ strings to their armoury of instruments you can be assured... more
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Sun 17 September
@ The Elephant and Castle
Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 242
VICKI SWAN & JONNY DYER NYCKELHARPA & SCANDI WORKSHOP for any instrument
www.swan-dyer.co.uk/
Places £35 (2 under-25-year-olds £17)
www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/

Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer have developed a reputation for inspired &... more

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Tue 19 September
@ Friends Meeting House
Tutor: Neil Phillips
Based on Jonathan Wolff's book, we look at the theory and practice of how we deal with such issues as safety, crime, health and other problems of the 21st century

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@ Friends Meeting House
Tutor: Geoffrey Mead
An examination of the diversity of this most English of landscapes through a range of human and physical aspects.

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Fri 22 September Sat 23 September
@ The Paddock
Lewes Chilli Fayre is back for the 4th year!

Saturday 23rd September 2017. 12-6pm. FREE

Lewes Chilli Fayre is a community event. We support local chilli growers & producers of chilli products – local street food traders & small businesses – local charities & community... more

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Wed 27 September
@ Friends Meeting House
Tutor: Paul Legg
While Britain celebrates Beatlemania and the World Cup, the world lurches from crisis to crisis: the Kennedy and King assassinations, unrest in Europe and another Arab-Israeli war.

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Thu 28 September
@ Friends Meeting House
Tutor: Robert Carrington
We take a fresh look at the concert from the Baroque to the 20th century. Who are they written for, and why? With music and film

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Sat 30 September
@ Kings Church
Find a bargain and save money at Sussex Mummies Nearly New Baby & Kids Market.
Purchase anything from prams, baby clothing, toys and kids items. See craft stalls plus much more! Cafe, Parking and Free goodie bag to the 1st 40 visitors! £1.50 entry!
Fancy selling your pre -loved items! We... more

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October Sat 07 October
@ St Marys Church Hall
This friendly and relaxed one-day workshop is for anyone interested in exploring a more natural approach at menopause. We look at what you need to know about your menopause – hormonally, HRT and your choices, self-help measures and time to ask questions about the best way forwards for you.... more
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Sat 14 October
@ St Thomas Church Hall
Tutor: Kay Blackburn
One of the great masters of the Renaissance. His paintings, which include mythological and religious themes as well as portraits, reflect the Venetian interest in light and colour.

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November Sat 04 November
@ Kings Church
Find a bargain and save money at Sussex Mummies Nearly New Baby & Kids Market this Christmas.
100s of nearly new items, including toys, baby clothes, equipment, high chairs, prams and much more! Plus craft & business stalls, Cafe, Parking and Free goodie bag to the 1st 40 visitors! £1.50... more

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Sat 11 November
@ St Thomas Church Hall
Tutor: Kim Ashcroft
Exploring our changing world alliances, peace, conflict and trade.

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December Sat 02 December
@ St Thomas Church Hall
Tutor: Prasannajit de Silva
The development of Impressionism in Britain, starting with the arrival of French artists in London in the 1870s. Coincides with the Tate Britain exhibition.

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QUOTE OF THE MOMENT
I like the fact that even a pub at the other end of town is only 15/20 minutes away... and I particularly like the Pelham and the Gardners.
Maddie