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  • What’s on this December in Sussex

    Because the show must go on! There's still comedy, panto, theatre, Christmas markets and much more to enjoy around Sussex this month. Ho ho ho!

  • Wreath making workshops in Sussex

    Grab a mince pie and a glass of Sussex fizz and get stuck into one of these lovely local wreath-making workshops. Several hours of meditative bliss await.

  • Christmas illuminations in Sussex

    OK so it's pitch black at 4pm but that can only mean one thing - time for some Christmas lights! Head to one of these gorgeous displays around Sussex for guaranteed festive cheer.

  • Gotta have it! Bonkers baubles for your Christmas tree

    Forget subtle sparkle and colour co-ordination - this year we're embracing kitsch and dressing our Christmas trees with the most bonkers baubles we can find! Which is your favourite?

  • Christmas hampers from Sussex businesses

    Skip the super-pricey Harrods or Harvey Nicks number and instead choose a hamper from a local indie. It's like making your own, but without the days of faff.

  • Your alternative advent calendar guide for 2020

    Move over, chocolate. From gin to jewellery, and options for men and minis, here are the best alternative advent calendars to count down the festive season.

  • Peter Pan at Horsham

    Catch the panto fun at The Capitol into the first week of January

  • Sussex Christmas & NY shows 2019-20

    It's panto season (oh yes it is...) and there are plenty of other festive options besides with ballet, musicals, circus, drag and more

  • wine celebration new year

    Xmas and New Year What’s On

    Xmas and New Year 2019/2020

  • Sussex Gift Experiences

    Check out our round-up of unique, last minute Xmas shopping saviours

  • Cinderella at Worthing – kids’ Q&A

    Best costume? Corniest joke? Get a taste of this year's panto from our pint-sized reviewers (and their adults)

  • Sussex gift guide

    Step away from Amazon and join us in being #InLoveWithLocal by bagging some of these unique gifts from indie businesses in Sussex and nearby

  • Gift guide: for her

    Aunts, mums, grandmas, sisters and your girl posse all covered for Crimbo, plus some spot-on suggestions for gifts to self. Ho ho ho.

  • Gift Guide: For nippers

    Treat the little people! 26 brilliant pressies to wrap under the tree for kids this Christmas.

  • Gift Guide: Tweens & Teens

    Those pesky tweens and teens are a nightmare to buy for - but we think we've nailed it for you! 25 gifts that might even get you more than a grunt of thanks on Christmas Day.

  • Christmas gift guide: for him

    What to buy the man in your life? Hey, easy peasy! Here's our curated 'Best for Blokes', as chosen by Muddy editors across our 22 gorgeous counties.

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