From the poetry of Tennyson to the novels of Woolf, some wonderful words have been penned in these parts. Today, Sussex is still a heartland of literature – Hazel Sillver finds some of the best places to enjoy the written word
The artist J. M. W Turner is the subject of a new biopic, directed by Mike Leigh. The film’s producer Georgina Lowe spoke to Jenny Mark-Bell about portraying a mortal man with an immortal talent, and the importance of filming in Petworth House
Friary Close really is a dream Sussex home. Set in the very heart of Chichester this impressive Georgian townhouse has been successfully restored and renovated internally to blend classic elegance with contemporary design.
At the outbreak of the war, Colonel Leonard Messel of Nymans in West Sussex was debarred from active service on account of his German ancestry. Keen to play his part, instead he devoted his time to training battalions of the Royal East Kent Regiment known as the Buffs. It was these young men who wrote to him throughout the war..
Worthing Theatres offers the best in high quality comedy, dance, film, live screenings, music, talks and theatre across its three venues: the Assembly Hall, the Connaught Theatre and the Pavilion Theatre.