This webmag was updated on 14th August 2014. There are new columns, and more readers’ photos. And on this page, the listings for what’s on in Lewes over the next ten days.
However, this will be the last updating of columns and photos for a while – we’re taking a little break. We’ll let our subscribers know when we’re back.

Friday 22nd August 2014
Markets
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Lewes Food Market

Starts: 9:30am   Ends: 2:30pm

Seasonal food from local producers every week.

Market Tower.

http://www.lewesfoodmarket.co.uk/

Kids
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Intrepid Holiday Club

Starts: 10:00am   Ends: 3:00pm

Drama and creative activities for ages 4-11 yrs. Runs Mon 18 until Fri 22. Book as many days as you like. (Extended hours available.)

Lewes New School, £25/day, office@intrepidinspires.co.uk, 07840 166947.

http://www.intrepidinspires.co.uk/

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Artwave 2014

Starts: 5:00pm   Ends: 7:00pm

Launch night for the Lewes district visual arts festival, with music and refreshments.

Lewes House, High Street.

http://www.artwavefestival.org/

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Fresh Paint at The Foundry: opening night

Starts: 6:00pm   Ends: 9:00pm

37th annual exhibition by Sussex Watercolour Society, with 26 contributing artists plus guest sculptor Mike Chaikin. [Pic: Pike by Kate Osborne]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, free, 07752 557335, artemis-arts@macdream.net.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

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The Accrington Pals

Starts: 7:15pm   Ends: 10:00pm

This play, performed by Brighton Little Theatre, tells the story of a WW1 batallion formed in a Lancashire community.

Lewes Castle Gun Garden, £10/£9, 0844 888 0432, gates open 6.30pm.

http://www.brightonlittletheatre.com

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Playhouse Creatures

Starts: 7:45pm   Ends: 10:00pm

A 'juicy historical drama' about the first women on stage in England. Expect bawdy 17th century humour!

All Saints Centre, tickets £12/£10 available from Tourist Info or online, 07951 903414.

http://bryteye.co.uk/

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Cajun Dawgs

Starts: 8:00pm   Ends: 11:00pm

Swamp rock, from acoustic Cajun music to the blues.

Con Club, free.

http://www.lewesconclub.com/

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The Hangleton Sound Machine

Starts: 9:00pm   Ends: 11:00pm

Lively covers.

The Volunteer, free.

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Art
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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 10.30am-5pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Philomena Harmsworth (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

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Saturday 23rd August 2014
Art
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Artwave Festival 2014

Starts: 11:00am   Ends: 5:00pm

The annual Visual Arts festival for the Lewes district, with local artists and makers opening their homes and studios to the public.

Venues across Lewes, opening times may vary, free.

http://www.artwavefestival.org/

Gigs
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Vena Portae with Emily Barker

Starts: 3:00pm   Ends: 3:30pm

In-store performance by this folk/Americana trio comprised of Emily Barker, Dom Coyote and Ruben Engzell.

Union Music Store, free.

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The Accrington Pals

Starts: 7:15pm   Ends: 10:00pm

This play, performed by Brighton Little Theatre, tells the story of a WW1 batallion formed in a Lancashire community.

Lewes Castle Gun Garden, £10/£9, 0844 888 0432, gates open 6.30pm.

http://www.brightonlittletheatre.com

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Playhouse Creatures

Starts: 7:45pm   Ends: 10:00pm

A 'juicy historical drama' about the first women on stage in England. Expect bawdy 17th century humour!

All Saints Centre, tickets £12/£10 available from Tourist Info or online, 07951 903414.

http://bryteye.co.uk/

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Kovak + Curxes + DJ Digitalis

Starts: 8:00pm   Ends: 11:00pm

Pop/electronica. Bands until 11pm; DJ continues until midnight.

Con Club, £5/members free.

http://www.lewesconclub.com

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Come All Ye

Starts: 8:00pm   Ends: 11:00pm

Folk music open night. Tonight's theme is 'Sun, moon & stars come round again'.

Elephant & Castle, £3.

http://lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/

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Art
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Fresh Paint at The Foundry

Annual exhibition of the Sussex Watercolour Society, with paintings in various media, sculpture and jewellery. [Pic: Summer Downs by Alison Sibley (detail)]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 10.30am-5pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Photographs by and paintings of Marie-Louise Tibbles

Photographs of local business people by Marie-Louise Tibbles - who is the subject of paintings (detail shown) by her father, Jean-Paul Tibbles.

G F Sinclair Ltd, Morris Road, 9.30am-2pm, free.

http://www.marielouisetibbles.com

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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

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St Anne’s Galleries Festival Showcase

The gallery's annual showcase of work by 16 artists, with paintings, drawings and sculpture. [Pic by Nick Bodimeade (detail)]

St Anne's Galleries, High Street, 10am-5pm, free.

http://www.stannesgalleries.com/

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Candida Ridgwell: recent paintings

Candida's latest works have been inspired by medieval paintings and illuminated manuscripts. They're painted using traditional tempera, oil and gold leaf techniques.

Limetree Kitchen, Station Road, 10am-4pm, free, 07790 399359.

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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Philomena Harmsworth (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 10.30am-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Alex Grey

Another opportunity to see work by this abstract artist following her 'Maiden Voyage' show at Hop Gallery earlier this month.

Stable Gallery, Paddock Lane, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.alexgrey.co.uk

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Flint Barn Studio

Artwave venue with four artists (including Maddy McClellan, who created our August magazine cover)... plus tea and cake in the garden.

Manor Cottage, Iford, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.artwavefestival.org/

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Rosie Wooldridge Photography

Local portrait photographer Rosie opens her studio for the Artwave festival.

18 Fisher Street, 11am-4pm, free.

http://www.rosiewooldridgephotography.com

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Dunrobin

This Artwave house is packed with paintings, prints, textiles, jewellery, ceramics, metalwork, needlework and furniture. [Pic: Jo Gibbs]

10 Bradford Road, 12 noon-5pm, free.

http://www.pinterest.com/dunrobinhouse/dunrobin-2014

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Holly House

Jessica Zoob offers an opportunity to look around her studio and garden during Artwave. Also sculptures by Karl Smith. [Pic: Jessica Zoob]

26 De Montfort Road, 12 noon-6pm, free.

http://www.jessicazoob.com/

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Artists and an Orchard

Rural Artwave venue where you can see artists at work and enjoy their art in the garden. Tea and cake available.

Upper Lodge, The broyle, Ringmer, 12 noon-5pm, free admission.

http://www.upperlodgesussex.com

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Sunday 24th August 2014
Sports
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Lewes Ladies FC vs Plymouth Argyle LFC

Starts: 2:00pm   Ends: 3:45pm

The Rookettes play their first game of the 2014/15 season in the FA Women's Premier League South Division.

The Dripping Pan, £3/children free.

http://www.lewesfc.com/ladies-team/

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Shauna Parker & NIcky Mitchell

Starts: 3:00pm   Ends: 5:00pm

Blues, country and swing.

Con Club, free.

http://www.lewesconclub.com/

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Fruitful Sunday

Starts: 4:00pm   Ends: 7:00pm

Nick Carling's Fruitful Soundsystem is in the beer garden with an all-vinyl extravaganza of funk, soul and reggae.

The Snowdrop Inn, free.

http://www.fruitfulsoundsystem.com

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Disco with Pete Dadswell

Starts: 8:30pm   Ends: 11:00pm

Put on your dancing shoes (or something nice and comfortable!)

The Volunteer, free.

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Fresh Paint at The Foundry

Annual exhibition of the Sussex Watercolour Society, with paintings in various media, sculpture and jewellery. [Pic: Summer Downs by Alison Sibley (detail)]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

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St Anne’s Galleries Festival Showcase

The gallery's annual showcase of work by 16 artists, with paintings, drawings and sculpture. [Pic by Nick Bodimeade (detail)]

St Anne's Galleries, High Street, 10am-5pm, free.

http://www.stannesgalleries.com/

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Philomena at home with the Surrealists

Philomena Harmsworth’s new paintings are inspired by Sussex and its local celebrations. [Pic: The Bull and the Beer]

Farley Farm Gallery, Chiddingly, 10am-5pm, free (does not include admission to house).

http://www.philomenaharmsworthart.co.uk/

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Candida Ridgwell: recent paintings

Candida's latest works have been inspired by medieval paintings and illuminated manuscripts. They're painted using traditional tempera, oil and gold leaf techniques.

Limetree Kitchen, Station Road, 10am-3pm, free, 07790 399359.

Art
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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Philomena Harmsworth (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

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Alex Grey

Another opportunity to see work by this abstract artist following her 'Maiden Voyage' show at Hop Gallery earlier this month.

Stable Gallery, Paddock Lane, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.alexgrey.co.uk

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Flint Barn Studio

Artwave venue with four artists (including Maddy McClellan, who created our August magazine cover)... plus tea and cake in the garden.

Manor Cottage, Iford, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.artwavefestival.org/

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Rosie Wooldridge Photography

Local portrait photographer Rosie opens her studio for the Artwave festival.

18 Fisher Street, 11am-4pm, free.

http://www.rosiewooldridgephotography.com

Art
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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 11am-4.30pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 12 noon-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Dunrobin

This Artwave house is packed with paintings, prints, textiles, jewellery, ceramics, metalwork, needlework and furniture. [Pic: Jo Gibbs]

10 Bradford Road, 12 noon-5pm, free.

http://www.pinterest.com/dunrobinhouse/dunrobin-2014

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Holly House

Jessica Zoob offers an opportunity to look around her studio and garden during Artwave. Also sculptures by Karl Smith. [Pic: Jessica Zoob]

26 De Montfort Road, 12 noon-6pm, free.

http://www.jessicazoob.com/

Art
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Artists and an Orchard

Rural Artwave venue where you can see artists at work and enjoy their art in the garden. Tea and cake available.

Upper Lodge, The broyle, Ringmer, 12 noon-5pm, free admission.

http://www.upperlodgesussex.com

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Monday 25th August 2014
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Summer Holiday Tennis Camp

Starts: 9:00am   Ends: 3:00pm

An opportunity for children aged 4-16 years to learn tennis. Runs Mon-Thu.

Southdown Sports Club, Cockshut Road, times and prices vary depending on age, 480630.

http://southdownsportsclub.co.uk/

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Lewes FC vs Margate FC

Starts: 3:00pm   Ends: 4:45pm

It's a Bank Holiday battle at the Dripping Pan. Come on you Rooks!

The Dripping Pan, £11/£6/under-16s free.

http://www.lewesfc.com/

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Steve Salkind with Patrick Levett & Terry Seabrook

Starts: 8:00pm   Ends: 11:00pm

Jazz, with Steve's saxophone accompanied by Terry Seabrook on keyboards and Patrick Levett on drums.

The Snowdrop Inn, free.

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Fresh Paint at The Foundry

Annual exhibition of the Sussex Watercolour Society, with paintings in various media, sculpture and jewellery. [Pic: Summer Downs by Alison Sibley (detail)]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 10.30am-5pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Photographs by and paintings of Marie-Louise Tibbles

Photographs of local business people by Marie-Louise Tibbles - who is also the subject of paintings (detail shown) by her father, Jean-Paul Tibbles.

G F Sinclair Ltd, Morris Road, 9.30am-2pm, free.

http://www.marielouisetibbles.com

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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

Art
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St Anne’s Galleries Festival Showcase

The gallery's annual showcase of work by 16 artists, with paintings, drawings and sculpture. [Pic by Nick Bodimeade (detail)]

St Anne's Galleries, High Street, 10am-5pm, free.

http://www.stannesgalleries.com/

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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Philomena Harmsworth (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

Art
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Flint Barn Studio

Artwave venue with four artists (including Maddy McClellan, who created our August magazine cover)... plus tea and cake in the garden.

Manor Cottage, Iford, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.artwavefestival.org/

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Rosie Wooldridge Photography

Local portrait photographer Rosie opens her studio for the Artwave festival.

18 Fisher Street, 11am-4pm, free.

http://www.rosiewooldridgephotography.com

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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 12 noon-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Tuesday 26th August 2014
Kids
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Football coaching for boys and girls

Starts: 10:00am   Ends: 3:00pm

Football skills coaching for boys and girls aged 4-11, supervised by an experienced FA Level 3 (UEFA B) coach.

The Dripping Pan, 10am-3pm, £15/day in advance, book online or email adrian@lewesfc.com.

http://www.lewesfc.com/

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Lewes Leisure Centre play scheme

Starts: 10:30am   Ends: 3:30pm

Activities for children aged 8-12 years: swimming, crafts, trampolining and more. Weekdays (except Bank Holiday) until Tues 2 Sept.

Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, £6.90 per day, 486000.

http://www.waveleisure.co.uk/

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Tudor Tuesday

Starts: 1:00pm   Ends: 4:00pm

Drop in to try some Tudor games and activities while visiting the house.

Anne of Cleves House, Southover High Street, included in general admission price (£5.20/£4.80/£2.90).

http://sussexpast.co.uk/

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Football Therapy

Starts: 7:00pm   Ends: 8:30pm

Free soccer sessions for anyone dealing with mental wellbeing issues, such as depression and anxiety.

Convent Field (adjacent to Lewes FC, Mountfield Road), free, adrian@lewesfc.com, 470820.

http://www.lewesfc.com/football-therapy/

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Fresh Paint at The Foundry

Annual exhibition of the Sussex Watercolour Society, with paintings in various media, sculpture and jewellery. [Pic: Summer Downs by Alison Sibley (detail)]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 10.30am-5pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Photographs by and paintings of Marie-Louise Tibbles

Photographs of local business people by Marie-Louise Tibbles - who is the subject of paintings (detail shown) by her father, Jean-Paul Tibbles.

G F Sinclair Ltd, Morris Road, 9.30am-3pm, free.

http://www.marielouisetibbles.com

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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Philomena Harmsworth (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

Art
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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 10.30am-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Wednesday 27th August 2014
Kids
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Football coaching for boys and girls

Starts: 10:00am   Ends: 3:00pm

Football skills coaching for boys and girls aged 4-11, supervised by an experienced FA Level 3 (UEFA B) coach.

The Dripping Pan, 10am-3pm, £15/day in advance, book online or email adrian@lewesfc.com.

http://www.lewesfc.com/

Kids
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Lewes Leisure Centre play scheme

Starts: 10:30am   Ends: 3:30pm

Activities for children aged 8-12 years: swimming, crafts, trampolining and more. Weekdays (except Bank Holiday) until Tues 2 Sept.

Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, £6.90 per day, 486000.

http://www.waveleisure.co.uk/

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Art
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Fresh Paint at The Foundry

Annual exhibition of the Sussex Watercolour Society, with paintings in various media, sculpture and jewellery. [Pic: Summer Downs by Alison Sibley (detail)]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

Art
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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 10.30am-5pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Photographs by and paintings of Marie-Louise Tibbles

Photographs of local business people by Marie-Louise Tibbles - who is the subject of paintings (detail shown) by her father, Jean-Paul Tibbles.

G F Sinclair Ltd, Morris Road, 9.30am-3pm, free.

http://www.marielouisetibbles.com

Art
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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

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Candida Ridgwell: recent paintings

Candida's latest works have been inspired by medieval paintings and illuminated manuscripts. They're painted using traditional tempera, oil and gold leaf techniques.

Limetree Kitchen, Station Road, 10am-2pm, free, 07790 399359.

Art
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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Agi Read (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 10.30am-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Thursday 28th August 2014
Kids
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Lewes Leisure Centre play scheme

Starts: 10:30am   Ends: 3:30pm

Activities for children aged 8-12 years: swimming, crafts, trampolining and more. Weekdays (except Bank Holiday) until Tues 2 Sept.

Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, £6.90 per day, 486000.

http://www.waveleisure.co.uk/

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Favourite poems

Starts: 8:30pm   Ends: 10:30pm

Poetry lovers are invited to read their favourite poem at this Lewes Poetry evening - or just come along for the show. Doors open 8.15pm.

Lewes Arms, £4 (£3 for readers and concessions), oliverspoetry@hotmail.co.uk.

http://lewespoetry.blogspot.co.uk/

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Fresh Paint at The Foundry

Annual exhibition of the Sussex Watercolour Society, with paintings in various media, sculpture and jewellery. [Pic: Summer Downs by Alison Sibley (detail)]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 10.30am-5pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Photographs by and paintings of Marie-Louise Tibbles

Photographs of local business people by Marie-Louise Tibbles - who is the subject of paintings (detail shown) by her father, Jean-Paul Tibbles.

G F Sinclair Ltd, Morris Road, 9.30am-3pm, free.

http://www.marielouisetibbles.com

Art
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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

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Candida Ridgwell: recent paintings

Candida's latest works have been inspired by medieval paintings and illuminated manuscripts. They're painted using traditional tempera, oil and gold leaf techniques.

Limetree Kitchen, Station Road, 10am-2pm, free, 07790 399359.

Art
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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Agi Read (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 10.30am-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Friday 29th August 2014
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Lewes Food Market

Starts: 9:30am   Ends: 2:30pm

Seasonal food from local producers every week.

Market Tower.

http://www.lewesfoodmarket.co.uk/

Kids
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Lewes Leisure Centre play scheme

Starts: 10:30am   Ends: 3:30pm

Activities for children aged 8-12 years: swimming, crafts, trampolining and more. Weekdays (except Bank Holiday) until Tues 2 Sept.

Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, £6.90 per day, 486000.

http://www.waveleisure.co.uk/

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Dub'n'Tuff All Stars

Starts: 8:00pm   Ends: 11:00pm

Seven-piece reggae band performing new songs and old favourites.

Con Club, free.

http://www.lewesconclub.com/

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A.K.A.

Starts: 9:00pm   Ends: 11:00pm

Covers band playing music with a party vibe.

The Volunteer, free.

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Fresh Paint at The Foundry

Annual exhibition of the Sussex Watercolour Society, with paintings in various media, sculpture and jewellery. [Pic: Summer Downs by Alison Sibley (detail)]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

Art
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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 10.30am-5pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Art
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Photographs by and paintings of Marie-Louise Tibbles

Photographs of local business people by Marie-Louise Tibbles - who is the subject of paintings (detail shown) by her father, Jean-Paul Tibbles.

G F Sinclair Ltd, Morris Road, 9.30am-3pm, free.

http://www.marielouisetibbles.com

Art
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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

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Ouse Valley Quilters biennial exhibition

Quilting masterpieces from this popular local group. Refreshments available.

Ringmer Community College, 10am-4pm, £3/children free, 01323 890925.

http://www.ousevalleyquilters.org/

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Candida Ridgwell: recent paintings

Candida's latest works have been inspired by medieval paintings and illuminated manuscripts. They're painted using traditional tempera, oil and gold leaf techniques.

Limetree Kitchen, Station Road, 10am-2pm, free, 07790 399359.

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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Agi Read (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 10.30am-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Saturday 30th August 2014
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Firle Place International Horse Trials

Starts: 9:00am   Ends: 5:00pm

Big weekend charity fundraising event, with horse events, craft stalls, fun fair and bar. Also open on Sunday.

Firle Place, £5 per car.

http://www.firleplaceevent.co.uk/

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Isfield Community Enterprise arts & crafts market

Starts: 11:00am   Ends: 5:00pm

Local artists, demonstrations, falconry, local ice-cream, beer tent, tea and cake! An Artwave festival event.

ICE field behind The Laughing Fish Pub, Isfield, £2 admission/children free, 01825 750636.

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Phoenix Festival

Starts: 12:00pm   Ends: 8:00pm

A celebration of creativity on the Phoenix Estate, with open artists studios, live music, kids activities, dance, bar, food and much more.

Phoenix Estate, free.

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Hope & Glory

Starts: 3:00pm   Ends: 7:00pm

A 1940s tea party in aid of Glynde, Beddingham and Firle Memorial Parade, with live music, vintage stalls and a prize for the best outfit.

Little Cottage Tea Rooms, Glynde, £8 (£6 in advance), 858215.

http://littlecottagetearooms.co.uk/our-afternoon-teas

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Open night

Starts: 8:00pm   Ends: 11:00pm

'Come all ye' evening of folk music, chaired by Derek Seed.

Elephant & Castle, £3.

http://lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/

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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 10.30am-5pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Photographs by and paintings of Marie-Louise Tibbles

Photographs of local business people by Marie-Louise Tibbles - who is the subject of paintings (detail shown) by her father, Jean-Paul Tibbles.

G F Sinclair Ltd, Morris Road, 9.30am-2pm, free.

http://www.marielouisetibbles.com

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Down our Street

The artists of Chalk Gallery celebrate the beauty of Lewes and its surroundings. [Pic: Meet the Artists by Lyndsey Smith (detail)]

Chalk Gallery, 10am-5pm, free.

http://chalkgallerylewes.co.uk/

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St Anne’s Galleries Festival Showcase

The gallery's annual showcase of work by 16 artists, with paintings, drawings and sculpture. [Pic by Nick Bodimeade (detail)]

St Anne's Galleries, High Street, 10am-5pm, free.

http://www.stannesgalleries.com/

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Ouse Valley Quilters biennial exhibition

Quilting masterpieces from this popular local group. Refreshments available.

Ringmer Community College, 10am-4pm, £3/children free, 01323 890925.

http://www.ousevalleyquilters.org/

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Candida Ridgwell: recent paintings

Candida's latest works have been inspired by medieval paintings and illuminated manuscripts. They're painted using traditional tempera, oil and gold leaf techniques.

Limetree Kitchen, Station Road, 10am-4pm, free, 07790 399359.

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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Agi Read (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 10.30am-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Flint Barn Studio

Artwave venue with four artists (including Maddy McClellan, who created our August magazine cover)... plus tea and cake in the garden.

Manor Cottage, Iford, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.artwavefestival.org/

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Rosie Wooldridge Photography

Local portrait photographer Rosie opens her studio for the Artwave festival.

18 Fisher Street, 11am-4pm, free.

http://www.rosiewooldridgephotography.com

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Fresh Paint at The Foundry: exhibition and demonstrations

37th annual show by Sussex Watercolour Society, with 26 contributing artists plus guest sculptor Mike Chaikin. [Pic: Pike by Kate Osborne]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free, 07752 557335, artemis-arts@macdream.net.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

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Dunrobin

This Artwave house is packed with paintings, prints, textiles, jewellery, ceramics, metalwork, needlework and furniture. [Pic: Jo Gibbs]

10 Bradford Road, 12 noon-5pm, free.

http://www.pinterest.com/dunrobinhouse/dunrobin-2014

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Holly House

Jessica Zoob offers an opportunity to look around her studio and garden during Artwave. Also sculptures by Karl Smith. [Pic: Jessica Zoob]

26 De Montfort Road, 12 noon-6pm, free.

http://www.jessicazoob.com/

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Artists and an Orchard

Rural Artwave venue where you can see artists at work and enjoy their art in the garden. Tea and cake available.

Upper Lodge, The broyle, Ringmer, 12 noon-5pm, free admission.

http://www.upperlodgesussex.com

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Sunday 31st August 2014
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Firle Place International Horse Trials, County Fair and Dog Festival

Starts: 9:00am   Ends: 5:00pm

Big charity fundraising event, with horse events, fair, dog show, stalls, crafts, Punch & Judy and much more.

Firle Place, gates at 9am, £10 per car including occupants.

http://www.firleplaceevent.co.uk/

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Artwave Festival 2014

Starts: 11:00am   Ends: 5:00pm

The annual Visual Arts festival for the Lewes district, with local artists and makers opening their homes and studios to the public.

Venues across Lewes, opening times may vary, free.

http://www.artwavefestival.org/

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Fresh Paint at The Foundry

Annual exhibition of the Sussex Watercolour Society, with paintings in various media, sculpture and jewellery. [Pic: Summer Downs by Alison Sibley (detail)]

Foundry Gallery, North Street, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.sussexwatercoloursociety.com

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St Anne’s Galleries Festival Showcase

The gallery's annual showcase of work by 16 artists, with paintings, drawings and sculpture. [Pic by Nick Bodimeade (detail)]

St Anne's Galleries, High Street, 10am-5pm, free.

http://www.stannesgalleries.com/

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Philomena at home with the Surrealists

Philomena Harmsworth’s new paintings are inspired by Sussex and its local celebrations. [Pic: Half-Way House, Road to a new home]

Farley Farm Gallery, Chiddingly, free (does not include admission to house).

http://www.philomenaharmsworthart.co.uk/

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Candida Ridgwell: recent paintings

Candida's latest works have been inspired by medieval paintings and illuminated manuscripts. They're painted using traditional tempera, oil and gold leaf techniques.

Limetree Kitchen, Station Road, 10am-3pm, free, 07790 399359.

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Pelham House Hotel

Six artists show their work as part of the Artwave festival. [Pic by Agi Read (detail)]

Pelham House, 10.30am-9.30pm, free.

http://pelhamhouse.com/

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Flint Barn Studio

Artwave venue with four artists (including Maddy McClellan, who created our August magazine cover)... plus tea and cake in the garden.

Manor Cottage, Iford, 11am-5pm, free.

http://www.artwavefestival.org/

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Rosie Wooldridge Photography

Local portrait photographer Rosie opens her studio for the Artwave festival.

18 Fisher Street, 11am-4pm, free.

http://www.rosiewooldridgephotography.com

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Keizer Frames Gallery: Helen Hunt and Alvaro Petritoli

Helen Hunt's work is inspired by Victorian entomology, while Alvaro Petritoli combines conventional painting with modern techniques.

Keizer Frames, 15 Malling Street, 11am-4.30pm, free, 471647.

http://www.keizerframes.com

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Variations II: colour and contrast

Sheila and Peter Marlborough paint in very different styles, although they both share a love of landscapes. [Pic by Peter Marlborough (detail)]

Hop Gallery, 12 noon-5pm, free.

http://www.hopgallery.com/

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Dunrobin

This Artwave house is packed with paintings, prints, textiles, jewellery, ceramics, metalwork, needlework and furniture. [Pic: Jo Gibbs]

10 Bradford Road, 12 noon-5pm, free.

http://www.pinterest.com/dunrobinhouse/dunrobin-2014

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Holly House

Jessica Zoob offers an opportunity to look around her studio and garden during Artwave. Also sculptures by Karl Smith. [Pic: Jessica Zoob]

26 De Montfort Road, 12 noon-6pm, free.

http://www.jessicazoob.com/

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Artists and an Orchard

Rural Artwave venue where you can see artists at work and enjoy their art in the garden. Tea and cake available.

Upper Lodge, The broyle, Ringmer, 12 noon-5pm, free admission.

http://www.upperlodgesussex.com

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