Laughton, Sussex; The Village of the Buckle.

By Lyn Funnell Laughton used to be known as The Smelliest Village in Sussex! A bit…

Eastbourne in Sussex and Portmeirion in Wales; What’s the Link?

By Lyn Funnell I’ve been a lifelong fan of the cult series, The Prisoner, starring Patrick…

Charlotte Turner-Smith ‘A literary icon of the South Downs’ (1749-1806)

By Elizabeth Wright Charlotte Turner Smith is best known for her poems about Sussex; She also…

The Romans Invaded Eastbourne

By Harry Pope Eastbourne is on the Sussex coast, mid-way between Brighton and Hastings. No strategic…