On Monday (April 9 2018) westbound buses which currently stop in Terminus Road will move to nearby Gildredge Road, where temporary bus shelters have been erected, while Terminus Road will be reduced to one lane eastbound only. Continue reading
The Visit England accolade was awarded to Farleys House and Gallery in Chiddingly, near Lewes, which reopened its doors for the summer season on Sunday April 1 2018. Continue reading
Muriel Matters and Barbara Bodichon (left) are named in a list of ‘suffrage pioneers’ – ordinary people who did extraordinary things to further the struggle to gain the vote. Continue reading
Today (Thursday, March 8 2018) is International Women’s Day, which this year coincides with the centenary of the Representation of the People Act passing into law.
While it granted the vote only to property-owning women over 30, the Act was a major milestone on the road to universal suffrage for women and the product of the extraordinary efforts of ordinary people over many years. Continue reading