Days Out: Drusillas Park, East Sussex. [AD – Press Trip]

Days Out: Drusillas Park, East Sussex. [AD – Press Trip]

Drusillas Park is situated near the village of Alfriston between Eastbourne and Brighton and has a lovely ‘local’ feel to it despite it being quite a large zoo. We’re huge fans of zoos in this household – we’ve always enjoyed watching animals and how they interact. So when we were invited to come visit last weekend,

Days Out: Newhaven Fort, East Sussex

Last Thursday, we went to Newhaven Fort for the afternoon. I’ve been meaning to go for sometime as I absolutely love history; especially war time history. Newhaven fort was built in  on the edge of a cliff in (you guessed it) Newhaven. I’ve only ever been to the Fort via their surrounding cliff top walks which

Days Out – Bateman’s (Rudyard Kipling’s Estate), East Sussex {National Trust}

Last Sunday, as part of our Mothers’ weekend, we decided to take ourselves off to another National Trust location. The weather was finally in our favour after weeks of rain, and we all felt pretty energetic after a sickness bug. After a short drive (nicely timed around T’s nap time), we arrived at Bateman’s. Bateman’s

Days Out – Sheffield Park & Gardens, East Sussex {National Trust}

As S worked from home for the day again, I decided to make use of our National Trust membership and visit anther local attraction. This time, I took myself and T off to Sheffield Park and Gardens near Uckfield. Sheffield park is a huge historic park back dating back past WW1. It’s had many uses over