Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 plays host to the most unique of art exhibitions

At the end of 2018 the Year of Culture commissioned local artist Sarah Duffield to create a very special series of paintings to capture Horsham District’s landscape in her very personal style and ‘Coloured Places – The Multi-Coloured District’ was born. The Coloured Places exhibition went live in Horsham’s Museum and Art Gallery on Saturday […]

October – The Month of Books, Music, History and Art 

The Horsham District Year of Culture 2018 has flown by, and the Year of Culture team is currently making plans for the end of the year. But there are still 3 months to go, so what’s happening in October for the Year of Culture? Well, there’s reading, historic talks, music, art and much more! Reading […]

What’s coming up for HDYOC19 this Autumn

Bringing you culture in the form of comedy competitions, bespoke art exhibitions, vintage Hitchcock and all things heritage in Henfield. Horsham District Council’s Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 is now entering its autumn phase bringing with it with it some of our major highlights for the year of celebrations. Sussex Comedian of the Year […]

Tree & Wood Credit Camilla Adams

Tree and Wood at Leonardslee Gardens

The Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 is thrilled to be staging Tree and Wood, an immersive musical and theatrical journey into the heart of the beautiful surroundings of Leonardslee Lakes and Gardens, in West Sussex. Running from Thursday 24 October until Saturday 2 November Tree and Wood offers the opportunity for all members of […]

Autumn Highlights for the Year of Culture

Bringing you culture in the form of woodland spectaculars, comedy competitions, football drama and tea shops in a field. Horsham District Council’s Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 is now hurtling into the autumn bringing with it one of our major highlights for the year of celebrations. Tree and Wood – sound, light and song […]

Thank you for the music

We say ‘thank you for the music’ as there has been plenty of music during the Horsham District Year of Culture with lots more to come! Here are just some of the musical events taking place as part of the Year of Culture this month. Shipley Arts Festival – Opera Holloway Come to Sullington Barn […]

What’s brewing at the Blue Idol?

Andy Hepworth of Hepworth’s Brewery, near Brinsbury, was one of the speakers at the Blue Idol Quaker Meeting House recently. The event explored integrity in our local communities, and Andy spoke about some of the challenges he has faced as a local businessman. Organised as part of the Horsham Year of Culture, Andy was one […]

Football drama coming to a club near you

The Red Lion, a Horsham District Year of Culture sponsored production, made its debut at Horsham’s Capitol on Friday 16 August and is now set to tour football clubs and community centres throughout the District. Our Year of Culture ambassador went along to see the opening night and here’s what she had to say. I’m […]

Year of Culture September 52 Project Events

The Horsham District Year of Culture’s 52 Project aims to celebrate culture in all its forms across the district every weekend. There has been a very diverse range of events so far, with the trend set to continue in September. There’s baking, ballet, bushcraft and more! Bake With Jack YouTube star Jack will be demonstrating […]