Sample Wine at Successful Sussex Vineyards on a Tour

Sample Wine at Successful Sussex Vineyards on a Tour

Vineyards and Wine Tours are within easy reach of Steyning. Tours are on offer through the summer months. The number of successful commercial vineyards in Sussex have been growing in recent years. Locally produced wines often do very well in international competitions. The chalk soil similar to that of the Champagne region of France, warm…

Fabulous Nature Reserves near Steyning and Brighton: Open All Year

Fabulous Nature Reserves near Steyning and Brighton: Open All Year

Nature Reserves near Steyning and Brighton are open all year and provide a great opportunity to see local wildlife. Woods Mill Nature Reserve The nearest reserve to Steyning is at Woods Mill; BN5 9SD.  A 12 minute drive by car; a 15 minute ride on the 100 bus (Mon to Sat). This is the headquarters of…

Stunning Sussex Gardens Open for Charity near Steyning in 2024

Stunning Sussex Gardens Open for Charity near Steyning in 2024

Many Sussex Gardens open for charity each year under the National Garden Scheme. This scheme provides visitors unique access to over 3,700 exceptional private gardens in England and Wales, and raises impressive amounts of money for nursing and health charities through admissions, teas and cake. St Mary’s House Gardens The lovely gardens at St Mary’s…

French Food Evenings at Chez Joel in Steyning

French Food Evenings at Chez Joel in Steyning

French food evenings in Steyning take place at the quirky Chez Joel Bistro. Delicious French food is served on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. Every Thursday evening there’s a chance to both enjoy wonderful food and brush up on your language skills, as that night is a French speaking evening. Sarah, the owner, will do…

Beautiful Sussex Beaches Within Easy Reach of Steyning

Beautiful Sussex Beaches Within Easy Reach of Steyning

Beaches near Steyning are within easy reach and it is possible to travel to the nearest ones using public transport. The latest bathing water quality ratings for Sussex rate Shoreham, Lancing and Worthing beaches as excellent. Shoreham Beach The closest beach is at Shoreham just a 15 minute drive away. Parking is available off the Old…