Wassailing - Various venues around Sussex -
usually the first Saturday closest to 12th Night. An early winter custom of Morris Dancing, ale and
cider drinking and making merry.
Blessing of the Seas - Margate,
Orthodox celebration marking the baptism of Christ,
where a decorated cross is thrown into the waters.
Walk - West Wycombe Park, Buckinghamshire,
HP14 3AJ Special event to remember the babies and children
who have died or have been bereaved each
Rye Bay Scallop Week - Rye, East
Sussex - last week in February Enjoy this much loved seafood delicacy (sourced
straight from the South Coast), in a week long celebration
of tastings, cookery courses, special events
and live music.
British Marbles Championship - Tinsley Green, West
Sussex - Good Friday The Greyhound pub hosts this annual
competition attracting players from all over the world.
Long Rope Skipping - Alciston, East Sussex - Good
Friday All of Sussex was one famed for its tradition
of skipping with long ropes on Good Friday, now the
tradition is carried on in just a few areas, such
as the Rose Cottage Inn at Alciston.
Biddenden Dole - Biddenden, Kent - Easter Monday A charitable distribution of bread, cheese
and special biscuits is made each Easter in remembrance
of the Chulkhurst twins who died in the 11th-century.