French Food Evenings in Steyning
Brighton and Sussex

French Food Evenings 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…

Sheep Fair at Findon!
Brighton and Sussex | Villages

Sheep Fair at Findon!

Findon Sheep Fair usually takes place every year in Findon Village on the 2nd Saturday of the month in September. Festivities start on Friday evening with a funfair on the green and a Barn Dance in the marquee Saturday is the fair itself: There are craft stalls, sheep displays, sheep judging, a funfair, food stalls,…

Amberley Village
Brighton and Sussex

Amberley Village

Amberley Village One of the prettiest I know in West Sussex. The setting is lovely: You look up to the slope of the South Downs on the east side. The River Arun and the wild brooks are on the on the south and west sides. The village has its own castle – in use as…

Cissbury Ring has Superb Views!
Brighton and Sussex

Cissbury Ring has Superb Views!

Cissbury Ring Just north of the coastal town of Worthing, Cissbury Ring is one of the jewels in the crown of the South Downs National Park. It’s the largest hill fort in Sussex and has a history dating back over 5,000 years. Set high up on a chalk promontory, its ditch and ramparts enclose about…

Lancing’s Widewater Lagoon
Brighton and Sussex

Lancing’s Widewater Lagoon

Lancing’s Widewater Lagoon is beside a coastal path that stretches between Lancing and Shoreham Beach. It is about 6 miles from Steyning – a 15 or 20 minute drive.  There’s a convenient car park on the Beach Green in Lancing. You can have a pleasant stroll and enjoy both the coast and this beautiful, coastal…