What's on

Saturday 31st August

Open Air Cinema and Pizza - The Biggest Little Farm Book today and secure your open air cinema tickets to see this critically acclaimed documentary film: The Biggest Little Farm, chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature. www.bit.ly/farmcinema 19:30, Tablehurst Farm, London Road, Forest Row, RH18 5DP

Sunday 1st September

RSPCA South Godstone Family Fun Day A great day out for all the family and their waggies! Come and join us for a fun-packed day to include Entertainment, Music, Blackdogtan Training School, Fun Dog Show, Tours of the Centre, Games, Stalls, Face Painting, BBQ, Food and Drinks Tent, Grand Raffle with terrific prizes. Pirate Treasure Hunt - £3.00 per child, including treasure bag to take home! All proceeds directly support the Animal Centre. Admission: Adults £4.00, children 5 – 16 years £1.00, under 5’s: free. Free Parking. 11 am - 4 pm , RSPCA South Godstone Animal Centre, Eastbourne Road/A22, South Godstone RH9 8JB

Thursday 5th September

East Grinstead Choral Society All singers welcome! Come and join our friendly choir at the launch of our exciting new season. Free taster evenings. For further information visit http://www.egcs.co.uk/ or find us on Facebook. 7.30 pm, Jubilee Community Centre, Charlwoods Road, East Grinstead RH19 2HL

Friday 6th September

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves - Open Air Theatre Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves - performed by Illyria, there's lots to join in with - and the most magical cave you've ever seen! Perfect summer fun for all thieves and vagabonds! Gates open 6pm, performance 7pm Tickets £12 Call 01892 865988 Please bring your own chair, blanket and picnic. Or why not book a delicious pre-show supper in our Cafe. Call 01892 865991 to book.7pm, Burrswood Health and Wellbeing, Groombridge TN3 9PY

Saturday 7th September

Hartfield Village Fete - 7th September A great day out for All the family. Fete, Horticultural & Dog Show. Masses of free professional entertainment for children. 50 plus commercial stalls, Local produce BBQ quiches, salads teas & well stocked BAR. Entry £1 - free parking. Gates open 12 Noon - 4.30 pm , Town Croft Hartfield High Street TN7 4AD

Saturday 7th September

Hartfield Village Fete - 7th September A great day out for All the family. Fete, Horticultural & Dog Show. Masses of free professional entertainment for children. sideshows, 50 +commercial stalls, Local produce, traditional side shows, BBQ quiches, salads teas & well stocked BAR. Entry £1 - free parking. Morris Dancers, Ballet, Maypole, vintage cars, steam engines etc. Gates open 12 Noon - 4.30 pm , Town Croft Hartfield High Street TN7 4AD

Saturday 7th September

Hartfield Fete Horticultural & Dog Show A wonderful afternoon of entertainment for all the family. Fun Dog Show, famous Doggie dash. Free professional entertainment for children - stilt walker, fire eater & magic shows. Children's races, beat the goalie, + lots of fun side shows for all ages. Local produce + 50 commercial stalls. BBQ, salad bar and scrumptious home made teas, well stocked bar. Morris Dancers, Vintage Cars, Steam Engines - Clothes and Toys - A really packed afternoon of entertainment and fun. 12 Noon , Hartfield Town Croft

Saturday 7th September

Monthly Story Workshop / HoneyLeaf Writing We will generate story ideas, explore characters and story worlds, sharpen dialogue and look at elements of story structure. Beginners are welcome. Whether you want to write stories in fiction, creative non-fiction, journals or blog posts, this workshop will help you discover and trust your own unique voice. Cost: £20 per workshop with discounts for block booking. Email: hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book a place.10:00-12:00, The Bookshop, East Grinstead

Saturday 7th September

The Hurstwood Market Local produce 10am, The Hurstwood Pub, High Hurstwood

Saturday 7th September

FOLK EVENING AT ST MARY'S CHURCH, BUXTED VILLAGE An evening with The New Inn Minstrels. This locally based seven strong ensemble will play and sing an eclectic mix of British, European and North American folk music. Tickets are £10, including a free glass of wine on entry. Interval bar with snacks. Reserve tickets from Keith Revoir on 01825 732867 (or buy on the door). 7.30 (Bar opens 6.45), St Mary's Church, Church Road, Buxted TN22 4LP

Thursday 12th September

Groombridge History Group GHG are delighted to welcome Tony Harris - dressed in costume - presenting an entertaining look at the life and times of Henry VIII. The meeting will be preceded by a short AGM. All welcome. Non-members £3.008 pm, Groombridge Village Hall

Thursday 12th September

MID SUSSEX ASSOCIATION NATIONAL TRUST Talk: the Tower of London by Alan Kingshott2 30pm, Clair Hall, Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath RH16 3DN

Thursday 12th September

MID SUSSEX ASSOCIATION NATIONAL TRUST Talk: the Tower of London by Alan Kingshott2 30pm, Clair Hall, Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath RH16 3DN

Friday 13th September

FILM Beautiful Boy at Pine Grove Pictures. Tickets £8 (with reduction for members) in advance from the Community Centre or J & K Gallery and also on the door. Drinks available.Doors open 7pm, film starts at 8pm., Crowborough Community Centre

Saturday 14th September

Groombridge Horticultural Society Annual Show All welcome to come along and see the show entries. Free entrance and teas and cakes available. 2.30pm with prize giving at 4pm, Groombridge Village Hall

Saturday 14th September

Groombridge Horticultural Society Annual Show All welcome to come along and see the show entries. Free entrance and teas and cakes available. 2.30pm with prize giving at 4pm, Groombridge Village Hall

Saturday 14th September

Groombridge Horticultural Society Annual Show All welcome to come along and see the show entries. Free entrance and teas and cakes available. 2.30pm with prize giving at 4pm, Groombridge Village Hall

Friday 20th September

Tinnitus Support Group This free Tinnitus Support Group run by local deaf charity, HI KENT, gives people living with tinnitus the opportunity to talk about their experiences of the condition and discuss coping methods to help, in a friendly, relaxed environment. They often have guest speakers and therapists too.2pm to 4pm, Room 3, Crowborough Community Centre Cafe, Pine Grove, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 1FE

Saturday 21st September

Haywards Heath Music Society - Rhythmie Wong (piano) Rhythmie performs throughout the world and her poetry and virtuosity sent shimmers of admiration through the Sussex International Piano Competition last May. Her recital will include Ravel's Gaspard de la Nuit, La Valse and other well loved classical composers' works. Adult tickets £15 at the door or available in advance by email to HHMStickets@outlook.com or tel: 01444456227 (Individual season ticket for all 6 concerts £60)7:30 pm, St Wilfrid's Church, Church Road, Haywards Heath

Saturday 21st September

HoneyLeaf Monthly Poetry Workshop Monthly Poetry Workshop Playing with language, sounds and the rhythm of words, we'll allow poetry to emerge from prompts and exercises. We will write together, share what we've written (if you want to) and listen to each other. Cost: £20 per workshop. Block booking discounts and gift vouchers available. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Bookshop, East Grinstead

Saturday 21st September

Craft & Artisan Market @ Bridge Cottage Uckfield We have some wonderfully talented local crafters and artisans at this market who have made their items to sell with love & passion. Each month we have both new & existing stallholders so there is always something different to browse. Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre, built in 1436, provides the perfect backdrop for our crafters & artisans to showcase their creativity. Come along – entry is free.9am - 4pm, Bridge Cottage, High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1AZ

Saturday 21st September

Chelwood Gate and Danehill Village Market Our next market will be held on Saturday 21st September 2019 at Chelwood Gate Village Hall (admission free). There will be a variety of stalls selling interesting and unusual items. Hot rolls, tea and coffee can be purchased from the café. The proceeds from our ever popular Tombola stall will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support. A special treat for this market will be live music from Nelson who will be singing between 11.30 and 12.30. Do come along and have some fun.10am - 2pm, Chelwood Gate and Danehill Village Market

Thursday 26th September

Becoming a Writer: Life Writing Thursday mornings 10-12, Forest Row, life writing. We'll focus on writing from life - how to represent the emotional truth, bringing your writing alive and how to create an engaging piece of writing from real events and people. Becoming a Writer is a weekly creative writing workshop to nurture and encourage your words. All workshops are £20 with discounts for block booking. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Sports Pavilion, Forest Row

Saturday 28th September

Bye Bye Baby - A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons Bye Bye Baby is more than your average tribute band. They deliver a full theatre show covering the journey of the Four Seasons from the very beginning up until the Disco era and the rock and roll hall of fame. In fact a musical journey through the sounds of one of the most successful bands of all time. Tickets £19.507.30pm, Civic Centre Uckfield

Saturday 28th September

ANTIQUES COLLECTABLES & VINTAGE FAIR Our Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fairs attracts stallholders from Surrey, Kent & Sussex each bringing with them a diverse range of items to browse & buy. From small items of furniture to beautiful jewellery and collectables there is something for everyone at realistic prices. Come along – entry is free.9am - 4pm, Bridge Cottage, High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1AZ

Tuesday 1st October

Six-Week Story Course led by novelist, Julie Corbin & Mel Parks A six-week story writing course led by novelist, Julie Corbin and freelance writer, Mel Parks. They will take you step-by-step through the whole process of writing a story from generating ideas to editing your first draft then sending it out into the world. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com if you’re interested in this course. The 6 workshops cost £150. Pay online with Eventbrite - https://sixweekstory.eventbrite.co.uk http://www.honeyleafwriting.com/creativewritingworkshops/ 19:00 - 21:00, The Brambletye Hotel, RH18 5EZ

Thursday 3rd October

Becoming a Writer - Life Writing Thursday mornings 10-12, Forest Row, life writing. We'll focus on writing from life - how to represent the emotional truth, bringing your writing alive and how to create an engaging piece of writing from real events and people. Becoming a Writer is a weekly creative writing workshop to nurture and encourage your words. All workshops are £20 with discounts for block booking. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Sports Pavilion, Forest Row

Friday 4th October

Fish and chip Supper with Ukulele Band Come and join us for a fish and chip supper and help raise funds for the RNLI.7.00 for 7.30 pm, Ashurst Wood Villagen Centre RH19

Friday 4th October

Fish and Chip Supper with Ukulele Band A fish and chip supper with entertainment by the Wimbledon Palais Ukulele Band, in aid of the RNLI. £18/person to include your fish and chips. Please bring your own drinks. There will be a raffle7.00 for 7.30p.m., Ashurst Wood Village Centre RH19 3QN

Saturday 5th October

Open Day: The Biodynamic Botanic Garden @ Emerson College Guided tours of the medicinal herb garden, the ornamental garden and the vegetable garden led by botanists, medical herbalists and biodynamic gardeners. Biodynamic cafe. Courtyard market with herbs, flowers, fruit, vegetables, books, arts and crafts. Poetry workshops and recitals.2pm-5pm, Emerson College, Hartfield Road, Forest Row RH18 5JX

Saturday 5th October

OPEN DAY: The Biodynamic Botanic Garden @ Emerson College CORRECTION: FREE ENTRY (parking £5). Guided tours of the medicinal herb garden, the ornamental garden and the vegetable garden, led by botanists, medical herbalists and biodynamic gardeners. Organic café. Courtyard market with herbs, flowers, fruit, vegetables, books, tools, arts and crafts. Poetry workshops and recitals. 2pm-6pm. , Emerson College, Hartfield Road, Forest Row, RH18 5JX

Saturday 5th October

Monthly Story Workshop / HoneyLeaf Writing We will generate story ideas, explore characters and story worlds, sharpen dialogue and look at elements of story structure. Beginners are welcome. Whether you want to write stories in fiction, creative non-fiction, journals or blog posts, this workshop will help you discover and trust your own unique voice. Cost: £20 per workshop with discounts for block booking. Email: hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book a place.10:00-12:00, The Bookshop, East Grinstead

Sunday 6th October

RSPCA South Godstone Car Boot Sale Adult buyers: 50p admission charge. Free parking + disabled parking. Sellers: All vehicles £10. Trailers £3. Pay on entry. Set up from 8.30am. Gates open to buyers 9.30am. Light refreshments. All funds go to help the animals at the centre. Dogs welcome on lead. No Food Sellers or Traders.9.30 am - 2 pm , RSPCA South Godstone Animal Centre, Eastbourne Road/A22, South Godstone RH9 8JB

Tuesday 8th October

Six-Week Story Course led by novelist, Julie Corbin & Mel Parks A six-week story writing course led by novelist, Julie Corbin and freelance writer, Mel Parks. They will take you step-by-step through the whole process of writing a story from generating ideas to editing your first draft then sending it out into the world. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com if you’re interested in this course. The 6 workshops cost £150. Pay online with Eventbrite - https://sixweekstory.eventbrite.co.uk http://www.honeyleafwriting.com/creativewritingworkshops/ 19:00 - 21:00, The Brambletye Hotel, RH18 5EZ

Thursday 10th October

Becoming a Writer: Life Writing Thursday mornings 10-12, Forest Row, life writing. We'll focus on writing from life - how to represent the emotional truth, bringing your writing alive and how to create an engaging piece of writing from real events and people. Becoming a Writer is a weekly creative writing workshop to nurture and encourage your words. All workshops are £20 with discounts for block booking. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Sports Pavilion, Forest Row

Thursday 10th October

MID SUSSEX ASSOCIATION NATIONAL TRUST Talk: A Summer Stroll along an English Country Lane by Ray Hale2 30pm, Clair Hall, Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath RH16 3DN

Thursday 10th October

Arts Society Ashdown Forest Ian Swankie will introduce us to Grayson Perry RA. Well known for his appearances dressed as his feminine alter ego Claire, he is a core part of the art establishment, a Turner Prize winner and curator of the 2018 Summer Exhibition. Ian’s lecture will examine his work, his exciting and thought-provoking exhibitions, and the character inside the flamboyant frocks. Expect a fascinating afternoon followed by refreshments. Members free of charge, guests £6. The AGM precedes the lecture at 1.30pm2pm, Crowborough Community Centre Pine Grove Crowborough TN6 1FE

Saturday 12th October

Mansion Market (charity no. 307006) Parking and admission are free to this great collection of interesting stalls laden with crafts, clothing, food and more to be found in and around a beautiful 18th century mansion. Puppet shows, all-day cafe, taster therapy sessions.11.am - 4.pm, Kidbrooke Park, Priory Road, Forest Row RH18 5JA

Saturday 12th October

Fawlty Towers Dining Experience Step back into the 1980s and join Basil, Sybil and Manuel in an hilarious immersive three-course dining experience in Luxfords Restaurant. With a glorious mix of audience interaction, performed scenes and a touch of competition, you are in for a treat…Just don’t mention the war! “Brilliant evening” “Even if you are not a fan of the series I would highly recommend this experience” Basil, Sybil and Manuel are played by actors from Moneypenny Productions, Edenbridge. Tickets £35.50 7.00pm, Civic Centre Uckfield

Tuesday 15th October

Six-Week Story Course led by novelist, Julie Corbin & Mel Parks A six-week story writing course led by novelist, Julie Corbin and freelance writer, Mel Parks. They will take you step-by-step through the whole process of writing a story from generating ideas to editing your first draft then sending it out into the world. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com if you’re interested in this course. The 6 workshops cost £150. Pay online with Eventbrite - https://sixweekstory.eventbrite.co.uk http://www.honeyleafwriting.com/creativewritingworkshops/ 19:00 - 21:00, The Brambletye Hotel, RH18 5EZ

Thursday 17th October

Becoming a Writer: Life Writing Thursday mornings 10-12, Forest Row, life writing. We'll focus on writing from life - how to represent the emotional truth, bringing your writing alive and how to create an engaging piece of writing from real events and people. Becoming a Writer is a weekly creative writing workshop to nurture and encourage your words. All workshops are £20 with discounts for block booking. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Sports Pavilion, Forest Row

Saturday 19th October

Music Quiz Music Quiz - a fun filled evening to test your musical knowledge on all types of music raising money for our local Churches.7.00pm, Ashurst Wood Village Centre

Saturday 19th October

HoneyLeaf Monthly Poetry Workshop Monthly Poetry Workshop Playing with language, sounds and the rhythm of words, we'll allow poetry to emerge from prompts and exercises. We will write together, share what we've written (if you want to) and listen to each other. Cost: £20 per workshop. Block booking discounts and gift vouchers available. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Bookshop, East Grinstead

Saturday 19th October

Craft & Artisan Market @ Bridge Cottage Uckfield We have some wonderfully talented local crafters and artisans at this market who have made their items to sell with love & passion. Each month we have both new & existing stallholders so there is always something different to browse. Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre, built in 1436, provides the perfect backdrop for our crafters & artisans to showcase their creativity. Come along – entry is free.9am - 4pm, Bridge Cottage, High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1AZ

Tuesday 22nd October

Six-Week Story Course led by novelist, Julie Corbin & Mel Parks A six-week story writing course led by novelist, Julie Corbin and freelance writer, Mel Parks. They will take you step-by-step through the whole process of writing a story from generating ideas to editing your first draft then sending it out into the world. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com if you’re interested in this course. The 6 workshops cost £150. Pay online with Eventbrite - https://sixweekstory.eventbrite.co.uk http://www.honeyleafwriting.com/creativewritingworkshops/ 19:00 - 21:00, The Brambletye Hotel, RH18 5EZ

Friday 25th October

The Boy who cried Wolf The perfect half-term one-hour show for children aged 3+ and their families. A beautiful new wintery tale about a boy, unable to find delight in what is around him and instead seeks adventure, excitement and the thrill of the unknown! Inspired by the famous Aesop fable this wonderful play has a gifted ensemble of actor musicians who play the delightful characters, funny sheep and perhaps a scary wolf or two…… Tickets £10 11.30am, Civic Centre Uckfield

Tuesday 5th November

Six-Week Story Course led by novelist, Julie Corbin & Mel Parks A six-week story writing course led by novelist, Julie Corbin and freelance writer, Mel Parks. They will take you step-by-step through the whole process of writing a story from generating ideas to editing your first draft then sending it out into the world. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com if you’re interested in this course. The 6 workshops cost £150. Pay online with Eventbrite - https://sixweekstory.eventbrite.co.uk http://www.honeyleafwriting.com/creativewritingworkshops/ 19:00 - 21:00, The Brambletye Hotel, RH18 5EZ

Thursday 7th November

Becoming a Writer: Life Writing Thursday mornings 10-12, Forest Row, life writing. We'll focus on writing from life - how to represent the emotional truth, bringing your writing alive and how to create an engaging piece of writing from real events and people. Becoming a Writer is a weekly creative writing workshop to nurture and encourage your words. All workshops are £20 with discounts for block booking. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Sports Pavilion, Forest Row

Friday 8th November

Singing Mamas Leader Training Retreat The Training 8th – 10th November 2019 Emerson College, East Sussex Join Us! Whether you wish to start your own group, bring singing into your work or just for the enjoyment of a weekend singing retreat...you are welcome. The Retreat Training weekend costs just £475 and includes accommodation, all meals, training sessions and training materials. BOOK EARLY and take advantage of our Early Bird discount price of just £375*. http://www.singingmamaschoir.com/training/10:30am Fri 8th Nov - 4pm Sun 10th Nov, Emerson College

Saturday 9th November

Monthly Story Workshop / HoneyLeaf Writing We will generate story ideas, explore characters and story worlds, sharpen dialogue and look at elements of story structure. Beginners are welcome. Whether you want to write stories in fiction, creative non-fiction, journals or blog posts, this workshop will help you discover and trust your own unique voice. Cost: £20 per workshop with discounts for block booking. Email: hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book a place.10:00-12:00, The Bookshop, East Grinstead

Tuesday 12th November

Six-Week Story Course led by novelist, Julie Corbin & Mel Parks A six-week story writing course led by novelist, Julie Corbin and freelance writer, Mel Parks. They will take you step-by-step through the whole process of writing a story from generating ideas to editing your first draft then sending it out into the world. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com if you’re interested in this course. The 6 workshops cost £150. Pay online with Eventbrite - https://sixweekstory.eventbrite.co.uk http://www.honeyleafwriting.com/creativewritingworkshops/ 19:00 - 21:00, The Brambletye Hotel, RH18 5EZ

Thursday 14th November

Becoming a Writer: Life Writing Thursday mornings 10-12, Forest Row, life writing. We'll focus on writing from life - how to represent the emotional truth, bringing your writing alive and how to create an engaging piece of writing from real events and people. Becoming a Writer is a weekly creative writing workshop to nurture and encourage your words. All workshops are £20 with discounts for block booking. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Sports Pavilion, Forest Row

Saturday 16th November

The Rat Pack Christmas Show The star-studded cast of The Rat Pack Christmas show has achieved many accolades and awards with appearances in The West End, A Royal Command Performance and TV shows including Strictly Come Dancing. Together they amaze audiences with their recreation of the music of Sinatra, Martin and Davis with all the great hits – My Way, Mr Bojangles, New York New York, Amore and Many more. On the 21st Anniversary Tour, they are joined by Special Guest Charley Toulan as the iconic Marilyn Monroe. £22.507.30pm, Civic Centre Uckfield

Saturday 16th November

Craft & Artisan Market @ Bridge Cottage Uckfield We have some wonderfully talented local crafters and artisans at this market who have made their items to sell with love & passion. Each month we have both new & existing stallholders so there is always something different to browse. Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre, built in 1436, provides the perfect backdrop for our crafters & artisans to showcase their creativity. Come along – entry is free.9am - 4pm, Bridge Cottage, High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1AZ

Thursday 21st November

Becoming a Writer: Life Writing Thursday mornings 10-12, Forest Row, life writing. We'll focus on writing from life - how to represent the emotional truth, bringing your writing alive and how to create an engaging piece of writing from real events and people. Becoming a Writer is a weekly creative writing workshop to nurture and encourage your words. All workshops are £20 with discounts for block booking. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Sports Pavilion, Forest Row

Saturday 23rd November

ANTIQUES COLLECTABLES & VINTAGE FAIR Our Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fairs attracts stallholders from Surrey, Kent & Sussex each bringing with them a diverse range of items to browse & buy. From small items of furniture to beautiful jewellery and collectables there is something for everyone at realistic prices. Come along – entry is free.9am - 4pm, Bridge Cottage, High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1AZ

Monday 25th November

Gardens and Guerillas Lunch at Buxted Park Hotel with special guest speaker plant hunter Tom Hart Dyke. Tom will be talking about growing up at Lullingstone Castle in Kent, his time in captivity in Colombia and fulfilling his dream of creating a World Garden.The lunch is held by Hospices of Hope 12 noon, Buxted Park Hotel, Ashdown Forest, East Sussex

Thursday 28th November

Becoming a Writer: Life Writing Thursday mornings 10-12, Forest Row, life writing. We'll focus on writing from life - how to represent the emotional truth, bringing your writing alive and how to create an engaging piece of writing from real events and people. Becoming a Writer is a weekly creative writing workshop to nurture and encourage your words. All workshops are £20 with discounts for block booking. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Sports Pavilion, Forest Row

Friday 29th November

Tinnitus Support Group This free Tinnitus Support Group run by local deaf charity, HI KENT, gives people living with tinnitus the opportunity to talk about their experiences of the condition and discuss coping methods to help, in a friendly, relaxed environment. They often have guest speakers and therapists too.2pm to 4pm, Room 3, Crowborough Community Centre Cafe, Pine Grove, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 1FE

Saturday 30th November

HoneyLeaf Monthly Poetry Workshop Monthly Poetry Workshop Playing with language, sounds and the rhythm of words, we'll allow poetry to emerge from prompts and exercises. We will write together, share what we've written (if you want to) and listen to each other. Cost: £20 per workshop. Block booking discounts and gift vouchers available. Email hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book.10:00-12:00, The Bookshop, East Grinstead

Thursday 5th December

Cocktail Making A cocktail making demonstration for two different cocktails and then the chance to create your own cocktail. The event is held by Hospices of Hope. Tickets include a welcome drink, two cocktails and nibbles. 7pm, Bar Trend 4 Croft Road Crowborough TN6 1DL

Friday 6th December

Craft & Artisan Market Xmas Late Night Shopping @ Bridge Cottage Uckfield We have some wonderfully talented local crafters and artisans at this market who have made their items to sell with love & passion. Each month we have both new & existing stallholders so there is always something different to browse. Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre, built in 1436, provides the perfect backdrop for our crafters & artisans to showcase their creativity. Come along – entry is free.5pm - 9pm, Bridge Cottage, High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1AZ

Saturday 7th December

Monthly Story Workshop / HoneyLeaf Writing We will generate story ideas, explore characters and story worlds, sharpen dialogue and look at elements of story structure. Beginners are welcome. Whether you want to write stories in fiction, creative non-fiction, journals or blog posts, this workshop will help you discover and trust your own unique voice. Cost: £20 per workshop with discounts for block booking. Email: hello@honeyleafwriting.com to book a place.10:00-12:00, The Bookshop, East Grinstead

Saturday 7th December

Craft & Artisan Xmas Market @ Bridge Cottage Uckfield We have some wonderfully talented local crafters and artisans at this market who have made their items to sell with love & passion. Each month we have both new & existing stallholders so there is always something different to browse. Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre, built in 1436, provides the perfect backdrop for our crafters & artisans to showcase their creativity. Come along – entry is free.9am - 4pm, Bridge Cottage, High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1AZ

Wednesday 11th December

Christmas Wreath Making Workshop in Crowborough Make your own Christmas Wreath. The workshop will be led by Highgate Florists. All materials provided. Tickets include mince pies on arrival and supper. 18.30, All Saints Church Centre Crowborough, TN6 1ED

Friday 20th December

It's Christmas - Get me out of here! Try something different for your Christmas Party this year - MURDER! Down in the jungle join our cast of deadly celebrities as they battle a bush tucker trial that will end in murder. Enjoy a three-course festive dinner while you interview the suspects and work with your fellow guests to reveal the murderer. Tickets £35.50. Book a table of ten and only pay £30 a ticket. See www.civiccentreuckfield.com for menu and booking form7.00pm , Civic Centre Uckfield