The new look will be officially unveiled at the trade session of the Great British Beer Festival on Tuesday 9th August.
We are sorry to say that there’s no South Downs Way blog this month. Just to show that we haven’t abandoned our duty completely here is a related piece (see part 3) about something that was once considered one of the ‘Seven Good Things of Sussex’.
The day has come where you can finally drink Harvey’s Sussex Best Bitter 450 feet up, with stunning surrounding views of the South Downs and Sussex Coast.
It was fitting that the walk that took us to the half way point of the SDW was a day of two halves. The first half was cold, threatening rain and began with our departure delayed at a boot sale. The first thought was one of forced march, heads down, with everyone feeling sleepy. This was to change as you shall see.
We are pleased the announce the launch of our
new ale, Sussex Champion. Sussex Champion is
brewed solely with Andrew Hoad’s ‘Sussex Hop’
from Salehurst in Sussex.
On this leg of the SDW from Buriton to Cocking, we found the time to look at the church. St Mary’s has a very welcoming sign on the door proclaiming the church to be open during the day and inviting people to come in at their leisure.
We are delighted to announce that we have been crowned ‘Tourist Enterprise Champion’ at the Countryside Alliance ‘RuralOscars’. Thank you to our loyal customers who have supported us over the past 225 years. Press Release: Local Sussex brewer Harvey’s Brewery has been crowned Champion in the Tourism Enterprise category of the Countryside Alliance Awards, held…
On Saturday 23rd April (St. George’s Day) Bacchus Brewing Co will be pouring Harveys Brewery’s real ales from their hand-pumps.
View Part One of our ‘Walking the South Downs Way blog here. Part Two – Exton to Buriton Having shaken off the lethargy that comes once the initial excitement of any activity wears off, we were dropped at Exton. After adjusting rucksack straps and blowing into clasped, cold hands we started the second stage of our…
The turbine was erected overnight last night by world renowned wind turbine manufacturer Messrs. Windy Miller and Sons Ltd.
Part One – Winch to Exton Monday 29th February dawned clear, crisp, blue and bright and remained so for the rest of the day. It was, therefore, a great pity that we hadn’t planned the walk for that day. Instead, we walked following day, Tuesday 1st March (St David’s Day) which dawned wet and got…