Get your summer off to a great start

Get your summer off to a great start with the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019, sponsored by Gatwick Airport and Leonardslee Lakes and Gardens. Never mind about Henley Regatta and Glyndebourne this year, for what to see, and where to be seen this summer, check out the Year of Culture calendar of events. Summer […]

Blue Idol Values Workshop

Older people ignored! This was one of the conclusions reached by a group of local people on a workshop at the Blue Idol. Having torn up magazines to make collages the group realised there were hardly any pictures of older people. The collages were being created to explore diversity and equality as part of the […]

Rally call for local volunteers

Horsham District Council’s Voluntary Sector Support team is hosting a series of community pop up events across the District’s libraries to celebrate National Volunteers’ Week from 1 to 7 June 2019. The Council is keen to celebrate the major contribution that local volunteers give throughout the whole of Horsham District, across a broad spectrum of […]

Beat Goes On

The Year of Culture welcomes the new Royal baby

Doesn’t time fly! Can you believe we are almost halfway through the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019? There is plenty more still to come though, with a huge variety of events lined up. With the news of the Royal baby, we’ve been looking at which events the Duke and Duchess of Sussex might like […]

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside (in Horsham!)

Horsham’s second major town centre event of the year, the Great British Weekend presented a wonderful variety of British cultural experiences that showcased just about every area of the town. Organised by the Broadwood Morris on Saturday and Samaritans of Horsham & Crawley & Horsham Folk Club supported by Horsham District Council and Horsham District […]

Belloc Broadwood and Beyond

So what is happening in May during the Year of Culture?

Can you believe we are already over a quarter of the way through the Horsham District Year of Culture? The Year of Culture team would love to know what you have been involved with so far. They would also like hear your feedback, so please let them know via their Facebook page, @HDCulture2019. So what’s […]

All aboard for Horsham’s Great British Weekend

Forget about the coast, come to Horsham-on-Sea at the Forum, just part of Horsham’s Great British weekend. Another brilliant free weekend of fun for all the family organised by Horsham Time Well Spent partnership supported by Horsham District Council. Two days of traditional outdoor entertainment celebrating British cultural and historic icons. Loxwood knights, live bands, […]

Sunny Horsham Piazza Italia delivers the smiles

The two days of Horsham’s 13th Piazza Italian festival presented the perennial blend of supercars and Italian cars, Italian market stalls and street food, themed entertainments and business promotions greatly boosted by a blast of glorious sunshine throughout. Built into the event’s scheduling, Good Friday’s Horsham Churches Together bandstand service and Walk of Witness procession […]

Warnham Local Nature Reserve captured in words and art

A new public art project “Field Notes from Warnham” which is part of Horsham District Council’s 2019 Horsham District Year of Culture celebrations, came to life last weekend at Warnham Local Nature Reserve. The project, led by Alison Turnbull has been developed with writer–in–residence Tanya Shadrick and public artist Will Nash. Visitors to the Warnham […]