What's On?

This reader-led exploration 1-18 April 2023 embraces multiple creative responses to Wonderful Adventures of Mrs Seacole in Many Lands.

Many of the community organisations, schools and artists have titled their projects using a quote from Mary Seacole’s book.
Find these projects across the town of St Leonards-on-Sea.

Outdoor Art Trail

Explore the art trail to explore the book! The outdoor art in the open spaces of St Leonards-on-Sea invites you outside for multiple visits to consider what this heritage book

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08/04/23 11:00-15:00

Kings Road Street Party

Fun for all the family this Easter Sunday, 11am-3pm on Kings Road, St Leonards, feat. dog show, family workshops, games, live music & poetry stage. Don’t miss it!

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Submission Closes 28/04/23

2023 Creative Writing Competition

#ATownExploresABook23’s creative writing competition is inspired by Mary Seacole’s travelogue, Wonderful Adventures of Mrs Seacole in Many Lands – a heritage book with descriptions of Mary’s travel experiences.
The theme

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