Battle Abbey Green: The Hidden History

Battle Abbey Green: The Hidden History

The line of Battle High Street began as a Neolithic ridge track. After the Battle of 1066 and the foundation of the Abbey, the town grew westwards along the trackway, divided into narrow and deep Burgess plots. This medieval town plan can still be traced in the width...
Writers of Romney Marsh

Writers of Romney Marsh

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...
William Morris: A Very Modern Victorian

William Morris: A Very Modern Victorian

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...
A Ramble Through Sussex

A Ramble Through Sussex

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...