What's On at Eastbourne Redoubt

Withnail and I

Withnail and I

Sat, 25 May 2019
Bruce Robinson's celebrated cult comedy starring Richard E. Grant and Paul McGann. It's the end of the 1960s and two out-of-work actors, Withnail (Grant) and 'I' (McGann), subsist on a diet of booze, drugs and fags in their revolting Camden flat.

Culture & Cake

Culture & Cake
Eating for Eastbourne

Sat, 8 Jun 2019
Join Heritage Manager Jo Seaman for a lively talk examining the evidence for what people in Eastbourne have been eating since the Stone Age using evidence from archaeology and the archives.

The Longest Day

The Longest Day

Sat, 22 Jun 2019
Widely acclaimed as one of Hollywood’s greatest war films, The Longest Day is a spectacular account of the events leading up to and through the Allied Forces’ invasion of Normandy, France on D-Day (June 6), 1944 to fight the occupying Germans.

Culture & Cake

Culture & Cake
A Century of Secrets

Sat, 13 Jul 2019
Join Katherine Buckland to solve the mysteries of Eastbourne’s often forgotten century with tales of plague, piracy and pies. Explore the suspicious stories of the Wilson Family in the 17th century and find out how locals protected themselves from the plague.

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club

Sat, 27 Jul 2019
They were five students with nothing in common, faced with spending a Saturday detention together in their high school library. At 7 a.m., they had nothing to say, but by 4 p.m., they had bared their souls to each other and become good friends.

Culture & Cake

Culture & Cake
Beer, Boulders and Bullets

Sat, 10 Aug 2019
Eastbourne’s extraordinary Industry. From salt-making to flamethrowers and everything in between, join Heritage Collections Officer Kelly van Doorn to uncover Eastbourne’s industrious past.

O Brother, Where Art Thou

O Brother, Where Art Thou

Sat, 24 Aug 2019
Escaped convicts in American South wild adventure Led by smooth-talking Everett Ulysees McGill (George Clooney), three escaped convicts set out to recover money, buried after an armoured car heist, before they are captured by the mysterious lawman Coole

Culture & Cake

Culture & Cake
Bourne Free

Sat, 14 Sep 2019
Farmyards and foul water in Motcombe.
This talk will look at the results of this summer’s archaeological investigations in Motcombe Gardens and discover stories of lost farms, dirty water supplies and even a stolen river!

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Sat, 28 Sep 2019
Film Screening with lightshow and soundtrack in the parade groundAs inexplicable events baffle experts worldwide, a UFO-obsessed man is drawn to a mysterious mountain that leads to a life-changing encounter. Roy Neary watches how his quiet and ordinary daily life turns upside down after a close encounter with a UFO.

The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Sat, 26 Oct 2019
The film follows the misadventures of Jack Skellington, Halloweentown's beloved pumpkin king, who has become bored with the same annual routine of frightening people in the "real world." When Jack accidentally stumbles on Christmastown, he gets a new lease on life

The Amityville Horror

The Amityville Horror

Thu, 31 Oct 2019
When George Lutz (Ryan Reynolds) and his wife, Kathy (Melissa George), find a beautiful new house in the small town of Amityville, N.Y., they think the place is too good to be true. After they move in with their kids, they find out the cheap price tag is thanks to the house's sordid history.