DOWN YOUR WAY (July 24th)Old Town

THE last of the Sporting Themes, of Eastbourne Storytellers’ will be entitled ‘Go for Gold’ and takes place on Wednesday, July 25, from 7.30pm at The Drive Pub, Victoria Drive. You are invited to tell your own story after the break. Free entry (with a voluntary collection). For more information contact John Goddard on j.w.goddard@listening.demon.co.uk or leave a message on 01323 644206. Allcomers welcome, listeners and tellers alike.

A BUMPER Food and Crafts Market takes place at the Community Wise on Saturday, July 28, from 10am-2pm. The Centre will be full of stalls, a huge variety of home-produced foods, cakes, scones, preserves and will include local meat, bread and fruit and vegetables and beautiful cut flowers – all fresh and appetising! All at very reasonable prices. A wide selection of locally made crafts and gifts will also be on sale. Refreshments on sale all morning. Free entry.

WOULD Yyou like to know more about the historic Old Town of Eastbourne? Go and find out more about the history and stories of some of the people who lived and founded our community. Meet outside the Lamb Inn, High Street at 2.30pm (or inside, if wet!) on Sundays August 19, September 9 or 23 for a 90-minute stroll around some of the oldest streets, led by local storyteller Derek Legg. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 30 each time so pre-booking is essential. Donations are welcome. Contact Derek on dlegg80@gmail.com or 01323 735970.