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    Type

    Special Events

    Summer Poetry in the Garden

    Location:

    Burwash,

    Dates

    From:
    21 Aug 2018 To 21 Aug 2018

    Set among the beautiful Sussex countryside, Bateman's provided Rudyard Kipling with great inspiration for some of his most famous works including his poetry. We invite you to join us as some of our storytelling volunteers read selected Kipling poems in the garden. Enjoy the delightful surroundings...

  2. Type

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Mermaid Anna

    Location:

    Rock-A-Nore Road, Hastings

    Dates

    From:
    22 Aug 2018 To 22 Aug 2018

    Hastings Blue Reef Aquarium is playing host to a breath-taking, real-life mermaid during the summer holidays.

    On Wednesday, August 22nd visitors can take part in a meet and greet with Mermaid Anna, a mythical and magical interactive character. 

    As well as taking ‘shellfies’ with Mermaid...

  3. Type

    Type

    Special Events

    Just so

    Location:

    Burwash,

    Dates

    From:
    22 Aug 2018 To 22 Aug 2018

    Join one of our storytelling volunteers in our storytelling tent to listen to some of Kipling's most famous 'Just So' stories in the garden of Bateman's. Storytelling session are suitable for children and adults alike. Just kick off your shoes and settle down to enjoy being read to.

  4. Type

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Kite making

    Location:

    Robertsbridge

    Dates

    From:
    23 Aug 2018 To 23 Aug 2018

    Fly a kite. Spend the day building and making your own kite to see how high you can get it to fly above the castle.

    £2 each or £3.50 for a Kite and a '50 Things' Summer trail.

    Look out for details at our visitor reception.

  5. Type

    Type

    Workshop

    Painting of Batemans

    Location:

    Burwash

    Dates

    From:
    23 Aug 2018 To 23 Aug 2018

    Hone your artistic skills in a beautiful setting. Led by local painter John Wiltshire. Price includes a light lunch and property admission.

  6. Type

    Type

    Special Events

    Just so

    Location:

    Burwash,

    Dates

    From:
    24 Aug 2018 To 31 Aug 2018

    Join one of our storytelling volunteers in our storytelling tent to listen to some of Kipling's most famous 'Just So' stories in the garden of Bateman's. Storytelling session are suitable for children and adults alike. Just kick off your shoes and settle down to enjoy being read to.

  7. Type

    Type

    Sale

    Sussex Guild Craft Show at Pashley Manor Gardens

    Location:

    Ticehurst

    Dates

    From:
    25 Aug 2018 To 27 Aug 2018

    August Bank Holiday weekend will once again see the return of the Sussex Guild Craft Show to Pashley Manor - a fantastic selection of high quality crafts, the summer borders in full bloom and a special entry price combine to make this an ideal time to visit this garden on the border of Sussex and...

  8. Type

    Type

    Exhibition

    Brede Steam

    Location:

    Brede Village, Brede

    Dates

    From:
    27 Aug 2018 To 27 Aug 2018

    Please come and appreciate the sheer poetry in motion of the Giants of Brede Heritage Steam Water Pumps housed in Edwardian and Victorian Engine Houses. British Engineering at its best. Entry and Guided Tours are free of charge. Ample free car parking. Light refreshments available from the Tangy...

  9. Type

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Mini raft

    Location:

    Robertsbridge

    Dates

    From:
    31 Aug 2018 To 31 Aug 2018

    This summer holiday join us as we celebrate '50 Things to do before you're 11¾' with some great craft activities.

    Will you sink or swim? With just some basic materials build yourself a mini raft that we will float from the shore on the moat. Please note: no sailor's allowed.

    £2 each or £3...

  10. Type

    Type

    Exhibition

    Brede Steam

    Location:

    Brede Village, Brede

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sep 2018 To 1 Sep 2018

    Please come and appreciate the sheer poetry in motion of the Giants of Brede Heritage Steam Water Pumps housed in Edwardian and Victorian Engine Houses. British Engineering at its best. Entry and Guided Tours are free of charge. Ample free car parking. Light refreshments available from the Tangy...

  11. Type

    Type

    Participatory Event

    glider

    Location:

    Robertsbridge

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sep 2018 To 2 Sep 2018

    This summer holiday join us as we celebrate '50 Things to do before you're 11¾' with some great craft activities.

    What could be better than a kite? A dragon! Bring your dragon to life with colour and see how far you can get it to glide.

    £2 each or £3.50 for a Dragon Glider and a '50...

  12. Type

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Nature Tots

    Location:

    Hastings

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sep 2018 To 31 Oct 2018

    Bring your little ones for mornings of fun on the beach and help them explore the natural world with stories, games and hands-on outdoor activities such as rockpooling and beachcombing.

    Weekly sessions from 10am to 12noon are themed around wildlife and the changing seasons. Suitable for...

  13. Type

    Type

    Special Events

    Big dog day

    Location:

    Lamberhurst

    Dates

    From:
    2 Sep 2018 To 2 Sep 2018

    BECO Big Dog Day Out

    A fun day out for all the family, especially your four-legged-friend. The team at Bewl Water has joined forces with Beco Pets to give you a full day of activities around their beautiful reservoir. The day includes a treasure trail, a dog agility course, lots of fun stalls...

  14. Type

    Type

    Special Events

    Just so

    Location:

    Burwash,

    Dates

    From:
    2 Sep 2018 To 2 Sep 2018

    Join one of our storytelling volunteers in our storytelling tent to listen to some of Kipling's most famous 'Just So' stories in the garden of Bateman's. Storytelling session are suitable for children and adults alike. Just kick off your shoes and settle down to enjoy being read to.

  15. Type

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Lord Curzon

    Location:

    Robertsbridge

    Dates

    From:
    2 Sep 2018 To 2 Sep 2018

    This year sees the Trust celebrating 100 years since women won the right to vote.  In this interactive performance, owner of Bodiam Castle and anti-suffragist Lord Curzon will go head-to-head with a group of suffragettes marching across his land!  Come and hear the opinions of both sides and join...

  16. Type

    Type

    Special Events

    Dragon Boat Race

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sep 2018 To 8 Sep 2018

    21th annual Dragon Boat Festival at Bewl Water.

    The 2017 event raised over £107,000 for 50 different charities. More than 1,000 people competed in an amazing display of paddle power, excitement and fun. Since the event began in 1998, over £2.7 million has been raised for more than 400 local,...

  17. Type

    Type

    Festival

    Hastings Seafood and Wine Festival

    Location:

    Hastings

    Dates

    From:
    15 Sep 2018 To 16 Sep 2018

    Indulge in a mouth-watering weekend of delicious seafood and local wines at this award-winning festival.

    This friendly festival is set on The Stade, Hastings’ historic fishing beach area, where Grade II listed net shops and fishmongers rub shoulders with the iconic Jerwood Gallery. Marquees...

  18. Type

    Type

    Workshop

    Great Dixter fair

    Location:

    Rye

    Dates

    From:
    6 Oct 2018 To 7 Oct 2018

    Specialist nurseries from the UK and Europe

     

    Entrance: included within a garden entry ticket (£9.50).

    Nurseries include:

    Australasian Plant Society with Fossil Plants; Beth Chatto Nursery; Cotswold Garden Flowers; Daisy Roots; Dyson’s Nurseries; Domaine de la Source asters from...

  19. Type

    Type

    Exhibition

    Brede Steam

    Location:

    Brede Village, Brede

    Dates

    From:
    6 Oct 2018 To 6 Oct 2018

    Please come and appreciate the sheer poetry in motion of the Giants of Brede Heritage Steam Water Pumps housed in Edwardian and Victorian Engine Houses. British Engineering at its best. Entry and Guided Tours are free of charge. Ample free car parking. Light refreshments available from the Tangy...

  20. Type

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Apple Day

    Location:

    Burwash,

    Dates

    From:
    14 Oct 2018 To 14 Oct 2018

    Sample our Orchard produce, with the opportunity to buy Bateman’s apples, along with pressing apples and craft making.

    Normal admission applies with a charge for some crafts.

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