Events for October 2014
Come and Celebrate a Revival!
Every Sunday from 3- 5:30, Afternoon teas are back at Kester House in Sedlescombe in the original Old Tithe Barn tea rooms from the 1950's. Indulge yourself in gorgeous scones, savouries, pastries and cakes whilst relaxing in the sofas and leather chairs in our centuries old sitting rooms. Add a glass of sparkling to your Tea for true indulgence!
Please call to book 01424 870035
Folklore and Traditions at Bodiam
October 1st - 31st
It’s Samhaim, the beginning of winter, when the sun goes to rest. Visit the castle in the crisp autumn air, and discover the folklore and traditions around this fabled month.
Wild Water Swimmer - Nick Snelling Exhibition
The Black Shed Gallery
11th October - 22nd November
Exhibition of extraordinary paintings by wild water swimmer Nick Sneling - Studies of Hastings Pier from the sea.
Hastings Bonfire Celebration
Saturday 18th October
Stealing a march on most other bonfires, Hastings Beach is the venue for the Hastings Bonfire Celebrations. The spectacular torchlit procession, starting from The Stade, bonfire and fireworks commemorate the Battle of Hastings, as well as the traditional gunpowder plot. In a nutshell we celebrate the foiling of the gunpowder plot of 1605 and hold our event to coincide with Hastings week which celebrates the Battle of Hastings. There is a torchlit procession through the streets followed by a bonfire and fireworks on the beach.