Pitchy Breath

Nurturing new talent – Time & Time Again

The studio at The Capitol was sold out on Saturday night when Pitchy Breath theatre company returned with their latest production entitled Time and Time Again. Regular visitors to Pitchy Breath productions have come to expect excellence from this company which is celebrating its 25th year and the latest production, the result of a script […]

Gruffalo in Carfax

Halloween 2019 capers in Horsham

There was a whole lot of spooky fun and antics going on for Halloween in Horsham Town Centre on 31 October as the town hosted its annual Halloween party for younger children organised by Horsham District Council and partners. Free children’s activities clustered around the Carfax bandstand with event partners Horsham Hub Family Centres and […]

Opening of Steyning Archway

New gateway to Steyning declared open

Steyning & District Community Partnership Visitor & Tourism Group working with support from Horsham District Council were proud to officially open a new ornate archway connecting Newmans Gardens Car Park with Steyning High Street on Sunday 27 October. The archway is set to become a permanent legacy of the Council sponsored Horsham District Year of […]

Lady Vanishes

Intriguing Hitchcock thriller – The Lady Vanishes comes to Horsham

Another special performance brought to Horsham’s Capitol courtesy of the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019, this quality interpretation of The Lady Vanishes certainly keeps you guessing from start to finish and beyond… Set on a train travelling across continental Europe in 1939 at the outbreak of World War Two, the play captures the spirit […]

Seofon Landscape Artist of the Year – an update

The organisers of the Seofon Landscape Artist of the Year 2019 competition have decided to cancel the competition due to a lack of entries. A spokesperson for the competition said: “Unfortunately it is with regret we have had to cancel the event. Seofon sincerely apologise to those who have sent in entries and for those […]

Andrew Woodfield, Exhibitions Curator and Cinema Exhibit

New Exhibitions at Steyning Museum

Two new special exhibitions can currently be seen in Steyning Museum:  ‘Dearly Beloved’ and ‘Steyning on Film’. What a contrast in subjects, but what a great illustration of the variety of Steyning’s history.  ‘Dearly Beloved’ looks at our local places of worship and includes exhibits from our permanent collection, such as a Vamping Horn, decorative […]

Patrice Lawrence

Year of Culture writing workshop with award winning author

An award winning author of Young Adult (YA) fiction is coming to Horsham’s Rec Rooms on 22 June to run a workshop for aspiring YA writers, thanks to the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019. Patrice Lawrence is an acclaimed and award-winning author of YA fiction. In this special workshop she will share some of […]

The Gruffalo comes to town

The Gruffalo comes to town for World Book Day!

The Gruffalo comes to town for World Book Day! If you came down to Horsham’s Carfax on World Book Day, you were in for a big surprise last week. Celebrating World Book Day on 7 March this year, the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 Gruffalo came to Horsham’s Carfax after school to join a […]

Get reading with the Horsham District 2019 Reading Challenge

As part of Horsham District Year of Culture, your local libraries are inviting you to take part in our 2019 Reading Challenge. Join us in making 12 reading resolutions that we hope will inspire you, challenge you and connect you to fellow readers in the district. The challenge is running in Horsham, Southwater, Storrington, Billingshurst, Steyning, […]