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Lewes town centre will be open from 6 - 9pm on Thursday 6 December for a festive late night shopping in this beautiful medieval town.

Lewes Castle museum is open with free admission offering activities in the galleries, a children’s trail around the museum, and opportunities for buying gifts and stocking fillers.

At the top end of the High Street find a wonderful collection of Independent Shops, take a ride on a Horse Drawn Carriage, hear and watch Traditional Choirs, Bell Ringers and Morris Dancers throughout the evening with special offers in many shops.

Lewes Chamber of Commerce are organising their annual Bauble Trail throughout the town. Visit 12 shops and collect a stamp in each one. Find the trail in the December issue of Viva Lewes magazine, pick up your copy at Lewes Tourist Information Centre.

There is free entry to the Christmas Craft Fair in Lewes Town Hall with over 60 stalls. And further down the High Street a visit to Father Christmas and his elves in the grotto at Lewes House is a must for every family.

Amble to the lower part of the town to Harvey’s Brewery traditional yard event with a hog roast, vintage vehicles and bar. Enjoy fairground rides, shops and stalls in the nearby Cliffe precinct. See www.leweslatenightshopping.co.uk for more information.