Dear Festival Friends First of all an apology for having inadvertently sent out an email about the short story competition 24 hours before the closing date. How I wished for an Undo button at that moment! I thought I’d now intentionally send you a message to remind...

Adult Short Story Competition

Meet the ancestors  Open to ages 18 and over Closing date for entries – September 5th, 2018 Maximum 500 words Work must be typewritten, and the title and no. of words must be shown on each sheet. Contact details = name address, telephone number and email address...
Film Competition

Film Competition

Whatever you’ve got – HD Video, pocket camera, smart phone – if you can shoot video on it, you can enter the “3 Minute Flix” film competition. We’re looking for imagination and flair – comedy, horror, sci-fi, costume drama, live action, stop-motion – the...
Zumba’thon

Zumba’thon

Our Zumba’thon is being held a Freedom Leisure Hailsham on on Sunday 16th September! Three classes running every hour from 9am in studio 1.
Are you a street performer?

Are you a street performer?

Are you a street performer? Are you available in September? Can you travel to Hailsham? 🤔 If you answered yes to these questions we want to hear from...

Which events are you planning to attend?

So with less than a week to go before the start of the festival, have you planned which events you are going to attend?     Tickets are selling fast for lots of the terrific events we have in this years programme, so why not book the tickets for the event you’re...
Countdown to the Hailsham Festival…

Countdown to the Hailsham Festival…

So with less than 4 weeks until the Hailsham Festival starts, have you picked up your copy of the FREE festival programme yet? Using the programme you can start planning which events you’d be interested to attend, and read more about each of the venues start...

Planning for 2017

The Festival committee have met to discuss last  year’s events and plans for the future. In general, we were delighted with the 2016 Festival, many thanks are due to everyone who gave their support, and we have had a lot of positive feedback. Please do let us know if...