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SUPPER AT THE TIGER AND A MOONLIGHT STROLL

17 Jun 2019

For a romantic evening, why not combine supper at The Tiger in East Dean with a moonlit walk in the South Downs National Park? The summer months provide a chance to see in a different light the breathtaking scenery of the South Downs, the white cliffs and the sea. There will be a full moon…

Eastbourne

Mary Ann Gilbert - Women of Eastbourne

12 Mar 2018

Women of Eastbourne – This is a lottery funded project discovering influential women of Eastbourne. Mary Ann Gilbert converted her land around Beachy Head to allotments in 1830 to help the poor. See the details at the Women of Eastbourne website, including the full story.  

Art

The Beauty of Beachy Head

6 Mar 2017

Photographer Brian David Stevens has been documenting the area from Beachy Head to Birling Gap for the past year, recording both the changing seasons. Writer Robert Macfarlane commented on Brian’s pictures: “These are special images. I’ve never seen Beachy Head look like this. You make the billowing earth and the billowing cloud speak to one…

Awards · Tiger Inn

The Tiger wins Rural Pub of the Year award

12 Jan 2017

The Tiger has won the Rural Pub of the Year for South East Sussex; the first time the pub has won this award! Congratulations to everybody at the Tiger.

“Beachy Head Woman”

22 Nov 2016

David Olusoga as part of a BBC series of programmes recently filmed at Beachy Head, as he tells the story of “Beachy Head Woman” and her place in Black British History Emerging evidence shows that the African Romans raised families in Britain. The remains of an ancient, mysterious skeleton, found here and nicknamed Beachy Head…

Television

Jeremy Clarkson visits Beachy Head

15 Nov 2016

Jeremy Clarkson visited Beachy Head in September to film an advertisement for Amazon. The film production company used various parts of the Estate for filming, including helicopter and drone take-off and landing pads. The team were seen at the end of the day enjoying some well earnt beer in the Tiger Inn at the end…

Tiger Inn

The Independent names The Tiger their "Cool Place of the Day"

15 Jun 2016

The Independent recently named the Tiger their “Cool Place of the Day”, saying the Tiger Inn, whose setting, on East Dene’s picture-perfect village green of flint-walled cottages, is about as idyllic as you can get, especially on sunny days, when drinkers spill out on to the green. It’s a popular lunchtime stop-off for walkers tramping along the…

Mark the Gardener · Television · Tiger Inn · Walks

Beachy Head viewed by Julia Bradbury on ITV

24 Mar 2016

If you missed Julia Bradbury exploring Beachy Head and talking to Mark the Gardener on ITV, here is a link: http://www.itv.com/hub/best-walks-with-a-view-with-julia-bradbury/2a3365a0003

Events · Walks

A Mammoth Challenge for Walkers

13 Mar 2016

The Tiger Inn is the starting place for a new timed circular walk over 26 miles of the South Downs. The route takes in the three Sussex peaks of Beachy Head, Long Man and Firle Beacon before returning to The Tiger via High and Over, Cuckmere Valley and Seven Sisters. If you want to have…