Creating a Poets’ Corner in Horsham Park

A small area in Horsham Park is set to be transformed into “Poets’ Corner” as part of the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 celebrations. Grant funding from Horsham District Council’s Year of Culture team was awarded to local community group Friends of Horsham Park to create a circle of tree trunk seats in the […]

The Year of Culture Piano Project

You may have seen (or heard) the piano in Swan Walk in Horsham, close to the entrance to Wilkos. During the Year of Culture 2019, you will see and hear pianos across the Horsham District thanks to a project being run by QM Studios. Where are the pianos coming from? QM Studios are working with […]

Chesworth Farm; A Horsham District Hidden Gem

Did you know within a stone’s throw of Horsham town centre you can walk or ride through 90 acres of beautiful countryside any day of the year? Chesworth Farm dates back to before 1086 and one of Henry VIII’s wives, Katherine Howard, once lived next door at Chesworth House. Chesworth Farm is one of the […]

Let’s Get Social

Are you running an event as part of the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019? Or perhaps you’re involved with the Year of Culture Fringe? It’s time to get social with your event promotion. If your event is during the first six months of the year, then fingers crossed you’ve entered it onto our website […]

Globe Trotting Gruffalo

If you want your own Gruffalo to sponsor as it travels around the world you are going to have to act quickly as they are selling out fast! Local companies are invited to sponsor a globetrotting Gruffalo featuring their corporate logo as it is photographed travelling the world during 2019. To celebrate the Horsham District […]

Pulborough Brooks

Pulborough Brooks; A Hidden Gem

The Horsham District is a wonderfully diverse area and our Year of Culture Hidden Gems project is celebrating this. With 12 very different Gems to enjoy, there’s something for everyone. This is particularly true of Pulborough Brooks which is fantastic for walks, wildlife, children’s activities or just relaxing in the peace and quiet. An RSPB […]

A Real Hidden Gem; Woods Mill

Tucked away in the Sussex countryside, Woods Mill close to Henfield truly is a Hidden Gem! If you haven’t visited yet, Woods Mill is the headquarters of the Sussex Wildlife Trust and there is a wonderful mix of wetland and woodland habitats on the site. Woods Mill was originally a flour mill for the local […]

Kithurst Hill Tank

Many of you will have walked on the South Downs and enjoyed the stunning views across Horsham District; if you haven’t then we would highly recommend it! One of the places you can start your walk in the South Downs National Park is Kithurst Hill, which also gives you access to the wonderful South Downs […]

Henfield and District Festival 2019

If you’re looking for events to enjoy during the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 then Henfield will be the place to be! The Henfield Community Partnership is holding the Henfield & District Festival with a jam packed 12 months of different events for all the family. The Henfield & District Festival kicks off right […]