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'Old Bag' Campaign at The Barn Coffee Shop & Restaurant

15th June 2018

The Barn Coffee Shop & Restaurant staff at South Downs Nurseries, Hassocks, would like your help. We’re asking everyone to clear out their cupboards and donate their old handbags, and anything else that would benefit women on the streets. continue reading

South Downs Nurseries Presents Cheque to Hospice

14th June 2018

St Peter & St James Hospice have been presented with a cheque to replace stolen sponsorship money raised by staff at family-run South Downs Nurseries, Hassocks. continue reading

2nd Burgess Hill Brownies Visit Heritage Centre

12th June 2018

The Second Burgess Hill Brownies paid the South Downs Heritage Centre a visit on Tuesday. continue reading

Quiz Night Raises £200 for Local Hospice

14th May 2018

A quiz night held at South Downs Nurseries has raised £200 for a local hospice. Tates of Sussex Garden Centres invited employees, friends and family to participate in the quiz after the centre had closed for the evening. continue reading

Charity Book Shop in Hassocks raises over £12,000

9th May 2018

South Downs Nurseries has had a dedicated book sales area in conjunction with The Burgess Hill District Lions since 2013.... continue reading

Claim your FREE seat at BBC's Dig It

13th April 2018

Would you like to be in the live studio audience for the BBC Sussex Live broadcast of Dig It from the South Downs Heritage Centre on Sunday 29th April? We have FREE seats available from 9-10am. continue reading

Tom Cotcher Art Exhibition

22nd March 2018

Actor turned artist, Tom Cotcher, best known for his role as DC Woods in The Bill, is exhibiting his artwork at The Cube Gallery in The South Downs Heritage Centre. continue reading

Firewalkers raise £550 for local hospice

9th March 2018

Three staff members from South Downs Nurseries faced their fears and took part in the St Peter & St James’s firewalk event, collectively raising more than £550 for the hospice. continue reading

Burgess Hill Rainbows plant bulbs for Mother's Day

5th March 2018

The 2nd Burgess Hill Rainbows visited South Downs Nurseries for an afternoon of fun activities that included planting bulbs to... continue reading

St Peter & St James FIREWALK

2nd March 2018

Our hero team of 3 are facing their fears and walking across hot coals for charity at St Peter & St James FIREWALK! continue reading