What’s still to come for the Year of Culture in January?

What will you do during the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019? With over 270 events to choose from across the district, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. The Year of Culture started on the very first day of the year, with a New Year’s Day walk at Warnham Local Nature Reserve. This was swiftly […]

Horsham Music Circle concerts in the Year of Culture

Horsham Music Circle presents ‘A New Year Celebration’ at 7pm on Saturday 19th January 2019, in the beautiful setting of St Mary’s Parish Church.  At the start of the Year of Culture, this will be a joyful showcase for the variety of talented performers in the Horsham area. Joining the Choir of St Mary’s and […]

Official Launch of Horsham District Year of Culture 2019

The official launch of Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 with spectacular entertainments and laser light switch on event Crowds gathered at the official launch event for Horsham District’s 2019 Year of Culture celebrations in Horsham Park on Saturday 5 January. The free to attend launch event saw live entertainments throughout the afternoon with the […]

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, […]

Beaming into action

Introducing the newest member of the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 team – Ray Beamer. Ray, as he likes to be known, is a custom made bike with a 10,000 lumen lamp attached – and if that means nothing to you, basically it means anything projected by Ray can be viewed against a building […]

Launching the Horsham District Year of Culture 2019!

The Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 launches on Saturday 5 January 2019 with a fun, family-friendly event in Horsham Park’s sensory garden and nearby surroundings, ending with a laser light show to kick-start the year-long celebrations. The free to attend launch will take place in the sensory garden behind Park House in Horsham Park from […]

Community mosaics for public display in Henfield

Henfield Community Partnership is working with Creative Waves to create community mosaics for public display in Henfield. The village has a rich cultural history which will be depicted in the final mosaics.  A key part of this will be the role that the village played in the women’s movement through local resident, Elizabeth Robins and her […]

Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 Programme is available now!

Excitement is now building just two months before the launch of Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 with celebrations showcasing local arts and heritage across all of the Horsham District. The key to all the fun and entertainment is the 56-page programme covering January to June 2019. The programme, which includes full events listings, is […]

A women’s suffrage memorial in Henfield

Henfield Community Partnership in conjunction with Horsham District Council has secured funding from the Women’s Vote Centenary Fund and the Council’s HDC’s Year of Culture, to create community mosaics for public display in Henfield. The village has a rich cultural history which will be depicted in the final mosaics.  A key part of this will be […]