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17
Aug
2017
This year Horsham District’s ultimate Food and Drink Festival returns on the 2nd September running until the 1st October. Kicking off the festival on the first weekend is The Big Nibble. If you love food and drink there is no way you will want to miss this two day event. The premier local food festival that is organised by Horsham District Council, Horsham Markets and Food Rocks never fails to impress with a wide range of food markets, displays, interactive shows, live cookery theatre, children’s activities and a whole load more. Here is exactly what you have got to look...
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3
Aug
2017
Here in Horsham we have a large number of worthy charities to support. We’ve written about some which we feel have a large impact on the local community. Charities are always looking for volunteers and donations, so find out how you can help make a difference here. Springboard Project Mission Statement: The Springboard Project welcomes children and young people with or without disabilities and their families for inclusive play and social opportunities. The Springboard Project is a community based charity that offers fantastic play and leisure opportunities. The centre welcomes families with young children, children and teens with disabilities. It...
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21
Jul
2017
We have become spoilt for choice in Horsham with the huge variety of restaurants that have launched in recent years, joining old favourites. Making the decision of where to go out for dinner just keeps getting harder and harder! If you’re looking for something continental for your evening meal we’ve created a list of the some of the best international restaurants in the centre of town. Darchini Just across the road from Swan Walk as you head to the park, Darchini is based in a beautiful old building on London Road and has a fantastic atmosphere.. The authentic Indian Tandoori...
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7
Jul
2017
Horsham is surrounded by the brilliant Sussex countryside and there are lots of outdoor options for children on school holidays if the weather permits! As the school’s start to break up, we’ve put together some top, family friendly activities that you might be interested in enjoying. Southwater Country Park Let your little ones used up some of that excitable energy at Southwater Country Park. There’s so much to do here to fill the whole day up including; large dinosaur themed park, lake and an artificial beach, cafe, walks and a range of watersports in the lake including kayaking, canoeing, raft building...
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22
Jun
2017
On Sunday 25th June Armed Forces Day will be returning to Horsham’s Carfax. Suitable for people of all ages, the event starts at 10am until 4pm and will celebrate the contributions made by British service personnel throughout the years and also show respect for those who have given their lives in conflict. What will we see and do? Throughout the day, there will be a lot to see from the Royal British Legion and food and drink stands will also be in the Carfax supporting military charities, so take the chance to try something tasty on the day. Parade with marching...
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23
May
2017
This summer Horsham is going to be treated to a fantastic event, locally organised and locally supported, with THE BIG GIG 17, a Horsham Tribute Music Festival. Saturday 24th June 2017. Grounds of Horsham Sports Club It’s time to get excited Horsham! Some of the best musicians in the area are coming together to provide a fun packed day of top class live music, festival activities, street food, drinks, and dancing. The line-up for the day includes five amazing cover acts singing songs you know and love, covering the likes of, ABBA, Take That, Phil Collins, Stevie Wonder, James Brown,...
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17
May
2017
Here in Horsham, we are lucky to be surrounded by beautiful architecture and stunning countryside views. Over the past month, we have been searching for the very best Instagram photos of Horsham taken this Spring. We’ve narrowed it down to our favourite six to share with you. If you think you have an Instagram picture that you think deserves to be featured, send us a tweet us @HorshamBlog – we’d love to hear from you! What a beautiful view at Sumners Pond this evening 👫 with @mearscharles #sumnerspond #westsussex #sunset #photography #lake #instapic #travelgram #walking #onmytravels #nature #england #sussex #picoftheday...
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27
Apr
2017
Spring has well and truly sprung and it’s time to start making the most of those bursts of beautiful sunshine. If you’re looking for outdoor activities to keep you occupied this spring in Horsham and the surrounding areas, you have come to the right place! Here is a collection of things to do in Horsham this spring that’ll get you out and about enjoying the great outdoors. Horsham Park Funfair Did you go last year? Back by popular demand, the Horsham funfair will be hosted in Horsham Park from Thursday 11th to Sunday 14th May. This long weekend will include...
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25
Apr
2017
Raylands Country Park in Southwater is a well maintained, unique holiday park for the over 50’s. The team have got in touch with us to tell us about their exciting new development which includes the creation of 31 bases to accommodate luxury holiday homes to be ready this Spring. There are currently several luxury holiday homes sites at Raylands on the new development ready to view, so why not head down there! This local park is a very popular spot for holidaymakers looking to get away from the stresses and strains of everyday life. The new area of the park...
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