Arts & Screen

Film review: Edie (3 out of 5)

We all have actors who become part of our life - we grow up watching them on TV, in films and even on the stage.

Sussex Day is celebrated on June 16 every year

All you need to know about Sussex Day

Sussex Day is upon us – here's why we celebrate it and what's going on...

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Film Review: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (4 out of 5)

We all knew that Blue and the rest of his dinosaur mates would return after the 2015 Jurassic World success.

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Walk in Sherlock’s footsteps in East Dean

In 1903 the greatest fictional detective ever retired to East Dean on the South Downs to be a beekeeper.

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Tap, waltz, swing and strut your way to Jazz Dance Company’s show

A new cast of performers from the prestigious London Studio Centre will dazzle on the Devonshire Park Theatre stage on Sunday June 17 at 7.30pm as the Jazz Dance Company presents Decades.

Art by Nigel Greaves

Exhibition of serene seascapes and landscapes at Eastbourne gallery

After successful winter and spring exhibitions at the Nigel Greaves Gallery, a new collection of seascapes and landscapes is on show.

A Charles Bartlett print

Eastbourne-inspired artist on show

A new exhibition opens on Saturday (June 2) at Emma Mason Gallery in Cornfield Terrace.

On Chesil Beach

Film review: On Chesil Beach (4 out of 5)

Famed author Ian McEwan has certainly managed to create a close relationship with the world of TV and film.

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Film review: Solo: A Star Wars Story (4 out of 5)

This latest big budget spin-off from the Star Wars saga is probably best known for all the problems it’s had to overcome along the way.

Lady Bird

Towner to celebrate women’s voices in summer film season

In the centenary year of the 1918 suffrage act, the first major season of film in Towner Art Gallery’s new state-of-the-art auditorium is dedicated entirely to women in film.

Kamila Shamsie. Picture by Zain Mustafa

Charleston Festival features a fantastic line-up of speakers

Charleston Festival opens today (Friday, May 18) with a line-up of speakers, which includes novelists Ali Smith and Alan Hollinghurst; Turner prizewinner Lubaina Himid and former MP turned director of the V&A Tristram Hunt.

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Review: Enigmatic and intriguing thriller with moments to make you jump

An isolated country house, and a newly-arrived governess for two innocent young children: innocent, or possessed? Decide for yourselves at the Devonshire Park Theatre this week, where The Turn Of The Screw will envelop and unnerve you.

Theatre and Comedy
The Midnight Gang

Who wouldn’t want to be part of The Midnight Gang?

Get ready for The Midnight Gang - after the success of First Hippo On The Moon and Billionaire Boy, Eastbourne has another David Walliams crowdpleaser on the way for next weekend.

Theatre and Comedy
The arches at Brighton's seafront have fallen into disrepair (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

Nominate endangered buildings in Sussex

The Victorian Society is asking Sussex residents to nominate threatened Victorian buildings for the 2018 Top 10 Endangered Buildings List.


83 amazing photos of royal weddings from down the years

It’s just a day to go until Prince Harry and Meghan Markle walk down the aisle at Windsor Castle.

EODS in Hello Dolly!

EODS cast ready to dazzle in Hello Dolly! this June

Members of EODS are “delighted” to be returning to the Devonshire Park Theatre this June with the classic musical Hello Dolly!

Theatre and Comedy
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Author will launch new book on British filmstar at UGT

Eastbourne author Elaine Parker will launch her biography on film star Dennis Price, The Price Of Fame: Dennis Price at the Underground Theatre on Saturday May 12 from 2pm.

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An amazing blend of talent in fundraising variety show

A variety show that’s busting with unbelievable talent will be presented in support of Mane Chance Equine Sanctuary at All Souls, Susans Road, on Saturday May 12 at 7pm.


Debut artist’s exhibition at The Makery in Eastbourne

An established local photographer, Mark Huntley - who has worked in mainly landscape and wedding photography - is to showcase his lesser known painting and drawing skills at a small exhibition in Eastbourne.

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