Bishops Home Hardware, Lily Grace Lingerie and Global Adventurer in Forest Row

Bishops Home Hardware, Lily Grace Lingerie and Global Adventurer in Forest Row

When plumber Samuel Bishop moved his family to Forest Row over 100 years ago to open a small hardware shop in The Square, he couldn’t have imagined that he…

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Our War Stories – Sidney Cragg

Our War Stories – Sidney Cragg

Ditchling History Project’s exhibition, ‘Our War Stories’, is in St Margaret’s Church until November 11th. Thousands of men who went to fight did not return and while others came home…

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Parker Building Supplies Help Deliver Donated Mill Stone to Jack and Jill Windmill

Parker Building Supplies Help Deliver Donated Mill Stone to Jack and Jill Windmill

A FAMILY who found a half ton millstone in their garden has donated it to replace the one stolen at a windmill. The Jack and…

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Poppyfield Quiz

Poppyfield Quiz

August marks 100 years since the beginning of World War I. What better way to pay tribute than to remind ourselves of the facts of…

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Cuckfield Museum's First World War Exhibition

Cuckfield Museum’s First World War Exhibition

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WWI on Aug 4th,  Cuckfield Museum has been loaned some fascinating new objects which are now…

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Cuckfield Museum display German Field Glasses

Cuckfield Museum display German Field Glasses

Percy Brooker was the father in law of Cuckfield resident Margaret Brooker.  Born at Stumbleholme Farm, Ifield, W. Sussex in 1895, he joined the Royal…

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Haywards Heath WW1 Commemoration Event

Haywards Heath WW1 Commemoration Event

Commemoration 4th August. A number of town organisations will come together to commemorate the outbreak of World War One on the evening of 4th August…

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Bolney Local History Society WW1 Centenary Exhibition

Bolney Local History Society WW1 Centenary Exhibition

Bolney Local History Society are having an exhibition to honour those people from Bolney who died as a result of the First World War, to…

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Crime and punishment in East Grinstead

Crime and punishment in East Grinstead

By Hanna Lindon The criminal Courts of Assize held at East Grinstead between 1558 and 1799 played a part in boosting the town’s national importance….

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