March, 2016

Sussex Traditions celebrates £10,000 Heritage Lottery Fund grant for The Foundation Project

Sussex Traditions has received a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) Sharing Heritage grant for its Foundation Project. This twelve month pilot programme has been given £10,000 towards the development of a web-based, multimedia, searchable database, which will make many important, unique and often inaccessible Sussex heritage items accessible to the public. Sussex Traditions is concerned with the traditional heritage of Sussex, East and West. By this we mean the shared everyday culture of ordinary people, past and present, which is passed on from person to person and down the ages, mainly amongst small groups and communities. It includes the areas normally described [read more]