Hamper heaven

Oct

26

2016

Hamper heaven

admin

Food and Drink

Comments Off on Hamper heaven

Stuck for what to give someone for Christmas? Charlotte Pearson finds a company who can help. Anyone that has put together a hamper for a loved one will know it always works best when it comes from the heart. This is something that Hannah Greenlees, director of Blue Star Hamper Company, also believes...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Fooling around

Dec

4

2015

Fooling around

admin

Culture and Events

Comments Off on Fooling around

A Sussex children’s entertainer tells Charlotte Pearson of his mission to save Christmas.   What would you do if you found emails in your inbox meant for someone else? And what if that person was Santa Claus? “The fate of Christmas falls into my hands,” reveals Tom Hunter, otherwise known...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Living the high life

Dec

1

2015

Living the high life

admin

Culture and Events

Comments Off on Living the high life

If you are looking for something a little different to the traditional pantomime this Christmas then Alex Jenkins learns how Brighton might have something for you. As Shaena Brandel hangs from a giant hoop midair holding a full size ironing board in one hand you could be forgiven for gasping in wonder...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
What’s behind the door?

Nov

30

2015

What’s behind the door?

admin

Culture and Events

Comments Off on What’s behind the door?

Festive fan Charlotte Pearson finds herself on a very different Christmas quest in Winchester. As a child one of the most exciting things in the lead up to Christmas was the advent calendar. Even as an adult I refuse to give up my daily dose of chocolate. Michelle Walker However, imagine being able...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Feeling festive

Nov

25

2015

Feeling festive

admin

Culture and Events, Interiors and Property

Comments Off on Feeling festive

Gingerbread, period properties and elves, Charlotte Pearson delves into a magical world in Hastings. Doors can lead to all sorts of adventures and behind one in All Saints Street in Hastings is a world filled with smells of spiced wine and burning log fires. Owned by Alastair Hendy, the Christmas House...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Highclere Castle

Nov

25

2015

Highclere Castle

admin

Culture and Events

Comments Off on Highclere Castle

As the iconic series Downton Abbey comes to an end Charlotte Pearson visits where it is filmed.   Christmas and television go hand in hand for many families. Watching the soaps as they unravel or all sitting down to travel with Doctor Who. Library For many, Downton Abbey forms the cornerstone...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Here’s to you…

Nov

5

2015

Here’s to you…

admin

Business and Investments

Comments Off on Here’s to you…

A Worthing business owner talks to Charlotte Pearson about shopping, dogs and chickens.  Setbacks in your career don’t have to be a bad thing, with Sally Robinson proving some can be made into exciting opportunities. Working in fashion and textiles as a design manager she worked day to day with retail...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Gift ideas

Oct

29

2015

Gift ideas

admin

Culture and Events

Comments Off on Gift ideas

                   

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Going pottery

Oct

28

2015

Going pottery

admin

Culture and Events

Comments Off on Going pottery

Laura Cartledge heads to Squire’s in Washington to help celebrate Christmas in style. Each family have their own way of doing things, and never is that more obvious than at Christmas time. For example we always wait until after lunch to open presents – something I know other people think is mad –...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Vintage luxury

Dec

26

2014

Vintage luxury

admin

Culture and Events

Comments Off on Vintage luxury

There is nothing quite like travelling in style aboard a vintage steam train, as Nicola Caines found out. As the 1947 steam locomotive pulled into Hove station, its engine chugging and puffs of smoke floating into the crisp morning air, it really felt as though we had stepped back in time. The excited...

FacebookTwitterPinterestMore...
Page 1 of 3123