From recitals at the local church to annual arts, music and literary festivals, ad hoc town and village community gatherings and regular farmers markets there are a many events that take place throughout the South Downs including the following exhibition and cycle ride.
The ‘Land & Sea’ Art Exhibition at the National Trust Countryside Centre, Burling Gap, East Dean embraces the stunning diversity of the South Downs and features paintings in various media from two local artists Janet Mc Gowan and Louise Chatfield. With free entry and easy parking, this exhibition runs from 6th January – 1st March 2015 with National Trust shop and café facilities available.
Wiggle Southern Rough Ride Cycle event will start from Amberley Working Museum at 8am on Saturday 28th February. With three ride lengths to cater for everyone’s capabilities, this classic South Downs mountain bike route has a number of exciting descents and leg warming hills. This ride is the opening MTB event for the 2015 Wiggle Super series and is a great way to enjoy the stunning countryside of Amberley, Arundel and Steyning.
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