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The Lost World Fun Day

Monday 1 May (Bank Holiday)

A Family Fun Day Venue: GOLDSMITH’S RECREATION GROUNDS, LONDON ROAD (A26)  Time: From 11am Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, lived in Crowborough from 1907 until he died in 1930. During his time at his home, Windlesham  on Hurtis Hill, he wrote and…

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Camp Hill, Ashdown Forest

Ashdown Forest: Through the lens

Wednesday 3 May

Renowned local photographer, Dave Brooker gives an illustrated talk and presentation about his work in and around the Ashdown Forest. Following the presentation, Dave will be happy to provide advice and tips on how to get the best from your own…

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Secret Sussex

Saturday 6 May

Crowborough Arts presents Secret Sussex – revealed in words and music Venue: The Green Lane Music Room Pre-Booked tickets only £7 members/ £10 non-members T: 01892 664534 or email

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Open Air Food Fair

Sunday 7th May

Food & Artisan stalls/ Live entertainment Venue: Community Centre: inside & outside Time: From 11am To book a stall please see contact details at:    Sherlock Holmes & Edwardian Tea in Café           More details…

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Walks and Talks

Varied Dates in May

An exciting programme of discovery as you explore local areas of outstanding natural beauty including the Ashdown Forest, Eridge Rocks and Crowborough’s very own Country Park. Expert speakers will provide fascinating insights into the world of Richard Jefferies, a Victorian writer…

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Choir Workshops

Saturday 13th May

A Choral singing day A whole day’s activities devoted to celebrate the choral activities in the area, and to encourage and support wider participation in choral singing.       Date: Saturday 13 May Venue: All Saints Church, Chapel Green,…

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Open Mic

Barbecue and Open Mic Event

Sunday 14 May

Venue: Crowborough’s Constitutional Club Barbecue starts at 1pm Open Mic Afternoon from 2.30 Crowborough’s historical Constitutional Club will host a barbecue and Open Mic afternoon for all those entertainers out there who would like to perform in front of a live audience. Whether…

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Murder by Proxy

Tues 16,Wed 17 and Fri19 May

Murder by Proxy By Ian Pinkerton What was Sherlock really like – as conceived in the mind of his creator? Generally it is accepted that the hero is the person the writer would like to be. His sidekick how they…

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Conan Doyle: The Man who created Sherlock Holmes

Thursday 18 May

An illustrated talk by Andrew Lycett, biographer, author and broadcaster Followed by a Q&A Venue: Crowborough Community Centre  Time: 3pm – 4pm Tickets £5 includes afternoon tea       If you’ve ever wondered about the man behind the many myths that surrounded Sir Arthur…

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Beyond Baker Street

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st May

An exciting Promenade Theatre Event Venue: Crowborough Community Centre Tickets: Adults £6.00, Concessions £4.00 (period refreshments available) Travel with us back in time, as we explore the life, works and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, in the presence of the…

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Thurstons Magic Show Postcard

Palace of Illusions

Friday 26 May

For one night, only, Crowborough’s Community Centre will become the Palace of Illusions as you are transported to a higher plain of consciousness… or alternatively just sit back and enjoy a magical night of fun and enlightenment! Venue: Crowborough Community…

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Health: Mind & Body Show

Saturday 27 May

Date: Saturday 27 May Venue: Community Centre Time:10am – 16.00           Come along and meet, discuss and investigate how a therapy, which you may have heard about works and if it’s right for you.  Perhaps you will discover a new…

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Swing Shift Band

Saturday 27 May (evening)

Grand Finale: Swing Shift Band Venue: Community Centre Doors Open at 7.30pm for 8pm start Ticket Price: £10.20 – £12.00 Interval with pay bar  

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J&K Gallery Artist and Photographer Competition

Art & Photography Exhibition

Thurs 27 April - Wed 17 May

An Art and Photography exhibition with the themes of Green Spaces, Wildlife and Nature will be held at the Crowborough Community Centre and the public will be invited to choose their favourites. The exhibition in partnership with J&K Gallery and the…

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Crowborough High Street

Crowborough Mystery Trail

Solve the Clues & win prizes on the Crowborough Mystery Trail During the festival month of May, you are invited to take up the challenge of a figure-of-eight walk which will take you through Crowborough gathering clues along the route…

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Crowborough Rocks

Sunday 14 May and Sunday 28 May

Crowborough Rocks will be performing gigs at the Constitutional Club’s Barbecue and Open Mic event on Sunday 14 May. Performances start at 2.30pm. A second gig is planned at the Jarvis Brook Guide’s Hut on Sunday 28 May. Starts at 2.30. No need…

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