Viva Lewes Issue #159 December 2019



Photo by Petter Hellman

Park, and Cats Protection grotto;

plus, the Fireflies competition

for Late Night shoppers; book

review for a star-studded Children’s

Literary Christmas; and support

for teenagers – and their parents,

and teachers. Classical round-up In

the Bleak Midwinter! plus, Lewes

Chamber Music Festival, Esterházy

Chamber Choir’s Carols by

Candlelight, Handel’s Messiah, and

others. Gig of the month is Femme

Brûlée, plus gig round-up.


85-93. Depot at lunchtime;

Christmas recipe from the Jolly

Sportsman; join Community Chef

baking festive breads; Joe chooses


Bonne Bouche


the town’s



markets, then

cocktails at


The way we work.

94-97. Photographer Cressida

Murray visits four Artists and Makers,

and asks where they might be

gathering for Christmas.


99-137. Our local Christmas gifts

guide; Marina Robb shows us round

Mill Woods; family day out at

Plumpton Races; Women’s Walking

Football arrives at the Dripping Pan;

Alex Leith talks Italy with Lewes

FC’s Tony Coade; support group for

people bereaved by suicide; Michael

Blencowe delivers the Holly; Lewes

town Business news; and the Late

Night Shopping Guide.

Inside left.

138. Four Man Manual Drill: firemen

at The Dripping Pan.



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