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AUGUST

A diary of events taking place in Bexhill-on-Sea, 1066 Country and Eastbourne throughout 2014 and beyond. From major events to quiz nights, farmers markets and music evenings. Contact information is supplied where available.

If you wish to include an event in this events diary, please submit it to me using this form.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure accuracy in the compilation of this events diary, I take no no liability for any error, omission or inaccuracy. If you plan to attend an event, please check the details with organisers beforehand.


From JUNE
Salsa Dance Class - Beginners
Monday 23 June to
Monday 25 August
6-7pm Wheatsheaf Inn. Bexhill.
Salsa Classes for Beginners Monday 6-7. Learn to Salsa dance in a relaxed and comfortable and fund atmosphere. No partner, experience or booking necessary. Pay on door £5.00
Tel: 01424 842004
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AUGUST
50's 60's 70's Rock N Roll With Ricochet
Friday 22nd 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
50's, 60's rock n roll with band Ricochet. Covering Searchers, Shadows, Elvis etc. Lasagne meal included. £6.50.
01424 736600
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AUGUST
Flower Festival
Saturday 23rd to
Monday 25th
10 - 4pm (Sun 10.30 - 4pm) St. Martha's Church, Cooden Sea Road. Bexhill.
In celebration of their 25th Anniversary, Little Common Village Flower Club presents a Flower Festival "A Blooming Year" at St. Martha's Church on 23-25 August.
Also featuring an Art exhibition and sale by Rebel Art Group. Refreshments, light lunches, tombola, raffle, stalls. Admission £2. Supporting the local community with donations to Little Common Community Association and The Parish Fund.
Secretary 01424 213638
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AUGUST
Stepping Out Around Bexhill In The First World War - Guided Walk
Sunday 24th 2.00pm Bexhill Museum. Bexhill.
A Bexhill Museum event as part of the 'Bexhill Remembers Project' and accompanying the current exhibition. Leader David Hatherell, meet Bexhill Museum, 2½ miles, 2½ hours, £3 adults, accompanied children £1.50, sorry no dogs.
enquiries@bexhillmuseum.co.uk or 01424 787950
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AUGUST
Swing & Soul With Ricky Hendrie
Sunday 24th 2pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Local favourite Ricky is back with his tribute to the likes of Matt Monroe and Dean Martin with a bit of up tempo 7o's and 80's classic added to the set.

Ploughmans' meal included £6.50.
01424 736600
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AUGUST
Age UK East Sussex Summer Fayre
Monday 25th 11am-6pm Western Lawns . Eastbourne.
Age UK East Sussex Summer Fayre 2014 on 25 August 2014 at Western Lawns, Eastbourne is a family fun day including stalls, dog show, live music, fun fair and much more.

Stalls are £30 for 3m x 3m or £50 for 3m x 6m if booked before 31 May 2014. £45 and £75 if booked before 31 July 2014 and £50 and £100 thereafter.

Spaces are limited coupled with the early bird booking fee so don't delay in booking your stall at this prime location.
lizzy.chapman@ageukeastsussex.org.uk
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AUGUST
Bandstand Music - Tango Unlimited
Monday 25th 1pm De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.
Dancing with Ragroof Players, live music from Corina Piatti Trio and Kiju Tango DJ.

website link
Tel: 01424 229111
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AUGUST
No Exit Covers Band
Friday 29th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
No Exit band covering Police, CCR, Stones, Queen etc BBQ chicken melt meal included. £6.50.
01424 736600
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AUGUST
Songs From Box Office Films And Musicals
Saturday 30th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Songs from box office films and musicals with singer Olivia Cooper. 3 Course dinner included. £15
01424 736600
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AUGUST
Folk, Pop And Soul With Mollie Tucker
Sunday 31st 2pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Singer and guitarist Mollie Tucker singing folk pop and soul covers. Choice of salad meal included. £6.50
01424 736600
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SEPTEMBER
Country And Western With Blue Bayou
Friday 5th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Country and western music with Blue Bayou. Bangers and mash meal included. £6.50
441424736600
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SEPTEMBER
Quiz Night In Aid Of Diabetes UK
Friday 5th 7.00 pm Cricket Club, Polegrove. Bexhill.
Quiz Night in aid of Diabetes UK. Teams of up to 6, come as a team or be allocated a team on arrival. Cost £3 per head to include light snacks. Bar will be run by cricket club at very reasonable prices. Doors open 6.45 pm. Book in advance to reserve a place.
baldryclaire@btinternet.com or ring 01424 213952
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Saturday 6th to
Sunday 7th
10am - 5pm Bexhill Seafront. Bexhill.
This eight-day extravaganza of sea fishing showcases some of the best angling in the south of England, together with an Open Event on the lawns in front of the iconic De La Warr Pavilion.

Discover Bexhill is a sponsor of this event.
Tel: 01424 733211
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SEPTEMBER
Party Night With Andy Burton
Saturday 6th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Party night with all round entertainer Andy Burton. Lasagne meal included. £6.50
01424 736600
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SEPTEMBER
Stepping Out To Find Belgian Refugees In Bexhill During The First World War - GUIDED WALK
Sunday 14th 2.00pm Bexhill.
A Bexhill Museum event. Leader Paul Wright, meet in Devonshire Square, Bexhill. 2 miles, 2 hours, A Heritage Open Day event, donations welcome. Sorry no dogs.

website link
01424 787950
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SEPTEMBER
Dear Serge
Sunday 14th 2pm - 6pm De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.
Dear Serge is a FREE bi-monthly Saturday event at the De La Warr Pavilion showcasing the best in cutting-edge live music, performance and art.

Named after one of the forward-thinking architects of the De La Warr Pavilion, Dear Serge is an afternoon and evening of eclectic live performances. From live music, art, and live performance pieces to the more diverse artistic practices, you can't afford to miss it. Dear Serge will take you on a visual, auditory and experiential journey with performances taking place in a variety of spaces around the building.

website link
01424 229111
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SEPTEMBER
NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire
Tuesday 16th 7pm De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.
The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic’s history, Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece A Streetcar Named Desire will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre Live. With Gillian Anderson (The X-Files, The Fall) as Blanche DuBois, Ben Foster (Lone Survivor, Kill Your Darlings) as Stanley and Vanessa Kirby (BBC’s Great Expectations, Three Sisters at the Young Vic) as Stella.

As Blanche’s fragile world crumbles, she turns to her sister Stella for solace – but her downward spiral brings her face to face with the brutal, unforgiving Stanley Kowalski. Visionary director Benedict Andrews returns to the Young Vic following his Critics’ Circle Award-winning Three Sisters.

Running time: 4 hours

Rating: 12A

website link
01424 229111
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SEPTEMBER
Folk, Shanties & Blues With The Exiles
Friday 19th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Folk, shanties and blue with band The Exiles. Belgian stew with dumplings meal included. £6.50
441424736600
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Saturday 20th to
Sunday 21st
9am - 5pm Devonshire Road. Bexhill.
Two-day Anglo Continental Street Market with over 50 traders both from France and the local area. Food, wine, crafts, leather goods, decorative items, fireplaces & mirrors, clothes, shoes, local apples, herbs & spices, skincare, knitted items, local cakes, locally made sweets.
Lynn Brailsford: 01424 215584
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SEPTEMBER
The Chandeliers Covers Band
Friday 26th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
This great band will cover the Killers, Kings of leon, Kinks, Stones, Oasis and many many more.
We are serving a curry meal included in the £6.50 entry.

website link
Tel: 01424 736600
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SEPTEMBER
Soul & Motown With Chloe Paige
Saturday 27th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Soul & Motown with Chloe Paige. 2 Course dinner included. £10
01424 736600
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SEPTEMBER
Oysterband Featuring June Tabor & Sam Carter – Big Session On Sea
Saturday 27th 7pm De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.
Big Session-On-Sea is a one night only performance from Oysterband. With loads of special guest coming along to help them out, including June Tabor, Sam Carter and many more to be announced, this is a show not to be missed. This will be your only chance to see Oysterband performing this exclusive gig at the De La Warr Pavilion.

website link
01424 229111
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OCTOBER
Stephen Fry Live: More Fool Me
Wednesday 1st 7.30pm De La Warr Pavilion. Bexhill.
The event will be streamed live from the Bidgewater Hall, an award - winning concert venue in Manchester.

Following the success of his first publication, The Fry Chronicles, in 2010, Stephen Fry is back with his second installment of memoirs, More Fool Me.

To celebrate its release, the much - loved comedian, actor, presenter and writer takes to the stage for an unmissable evening of entertainment. This event will offer an exclusive preview of the book, which provides an insight into Fry's headier days during the late eighties and early nineties.

website link
01424 229111
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OCTOBER
Traditional Irish Folk With The Leprechauns
Friday 3rd 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Traditional Irish folk music with The Leprechauns. Chilli Meal included. £6.50
01424 736600
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OCTOBER
Elvis Tribute Night With Chris Field
Saturday 4th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Elvis Tribute night with impersonator Chris Field. 2 course dinner included. £10
01424 736600
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OCTOBER
Rock And Soul With Chris Maikin
Sunday 5th 2pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Rock & soul with singer/guitarist Chris Maikin. Bexhill best bangers and mash meal included. £6.50
441424736600
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OCTOBER
Party Music Form 60's To 90's With Mike Nield
Friday 10th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Party music with Mike Nield. Covering Neil Diamond, Meatloaf, Roy Orbison, Tom Jones etc. Bexhill Best Bangers and Mash meal included £6.50
01424 736600
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OCTOBER
1950's Blues, Country, Rockabilly And Jazz With The Tea Chest Blues.
Saturday 25th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
1950's blues, country, rockabilly and Jazz with the Tea Chest Blues. Cajun chicken meal included. £6.50
01424 736600
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OCTOBER
Folk, Blues With Tom Cole & Abbie Jones
Sunday 26th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Folk, Blues with Tom Cole & Abbie Jones covering Johnny Cash to Adele. Meal included £6.50
01424 736600
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NOVEMBER
Mod Band The Vespbrettas
Saturday 1st 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Mod Band the Vespbrettas. Meal included £6.50
01424 736600
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NOVEMBER
Tom Fitzpatrick Crooner
Sunday 2nd 2pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Crooner afternoon with Tom Fitzpatrick, covering Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra... 3 course dinner included £20
01424 736600
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NOVEMBER
Country Music With Olivia Cooper
Saturday 8th 7pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Country night with Olivia Cooper. Meal included £7.50
01424 736600
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NOVEMBER
Swing & Soul With Ricky Hendrie
Sunday 23rd 2pm No.48 Devonshire Rd. Bexhill.
Swing and Soul with Ricky Hendrie. Meal included £7.50
01424 736600
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