Sussex Squid Stew

Cephalopods, which includes octopus squid and cuttlefish, aren’t just caught in the Mediterranean. They are caught…

What links a Sandwich with a Kentish town of the same name?

By Lyn Funnell Tradition says that in 1762 John Montague, the 4th Earl of Sandwich was…

Michelham Priory. One of the UK’s Most Haunted Buildings.

By Lyn Funnell I discovered Michelham Priory near Eastbourne, Sussex, many years ago on a school…

Sussex Pond Pudding. A Very Old Recipe.

By Lyn Funnell The oldest recipe for Sussex Pond Pudding, called ‘A Sussex Pudding,’ was in…

BUXTED, East Sussex.

Buxted, in the Wealden district, is a very old village. Its name developed from the Saxon…

LEWES RACECOURSE Gone but never forgotten.

When I was in my teens, I was horse-mad. I was lucky as I lived in…

Beachy Head, Sussex. Large Cracks are Appearing!

Belle Tout Lighthouse It was a lovely warm, sunny day so we decided to go out for…