You be glad you are Sussex born! Kipling in Sussex

In 1897, poet Rudyard Kipling obviously decided that things were behind the times in Torquay and moved to Rottingdean, on the Sussex coast. After five years on the Sussex coast, Kipling moved to Bateman's at Burwash in East Sussex, purchasing the house and surrounding land and buildings - including a mill - for the princely … Continue reading You be glad you are Sussex born! Kipling in Sussex

You came, and looked, and loved the view – Sussex Day 2018

On 16 June, Sussex marks 'Sussex Day', a celebration of the culture, landscape and heritage of the historic county. In the run up to the big day, I'll be sharing some of the heritage, arts and culture of Sussex. Sussex Day was officially recognised in 2007, and is held on 16 June each year. This … Continue reading You came, and looked, and loved the view – Sussex Day 2018