That’s it for another week, a week of missed chances and mellow fruitfulness. We would like to thank the following people, without whom this issue would not have been possible. Our cover star Bill Major, Holly Steddon, Lynn of the castle, Miles Jenner of Harveys, Serena of the Fort, Joe Cole, Meredith from Charleston, Sara from HQ, the fajita cook from the Lamb, Gavin Burke of the Ousing Flankers.

Our contributors this week are: Owen Postgate, Karen Anderson, Sophie Clarke, Jane-Anne Cameron, William Leith, Hattie Ellis, Katie Moorman, Jess Wood, Emma Robertson, Antonia Gabassi, Dave Wilson, Nick Williams and Alex Leith.

Next week’s highlights include:
All week: A celebration of Lewes’ most accomplished son in the Tom Paine Festival
All week: Tom Hammick’s primitivist journey around Newfoundland ‘49th Parallel’.
Sat 1st: A bountiful early summer Farmers Market in the precinct
Sat 1st: Talk on the 90th anniversary of the Somme in Newhaven Fort
Sun 2nd: The Shellira String Quartet at Pelham House

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Tom Hammick’s 49th Parallel at the HQ Gallery next week