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Read up on what you missed during past events & workshops

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Prospero's Project is our fund-raising effort; read up on it here

Book Memories

Helping us mark Independent Booksellers Week, the audio specialists Zoe and Leon of WordPlayAudio spent the afternoon of Sunday 25 June at Much Ado. Customers shared favourite memories of books and reading; listen to the 11-minute result below!



Sunday to Friday: 11-5

Saturday: 10-5:30

We're also available by appointment - call us on 01323 871222, or e-mail by clicking here.

Slightly Foxed Launch Party - Saturday 16 September

The magazine launches its Autumn issue in our barn - click here for details




Hopkins Conundrum Tea with author Simon Edge - Sunday October 1







Collage Workshop with Sarah Holloway - 21 October




Craftivism Weekend with Sarah Corbett

Learn the gentle art of using creativity to encourage change, with the craftivist and author Sarah Corbett. She's in the shop for a free drop-in chat on Saturday 1 December, and running a free workshop on Sunday 2 December! Get the details by clicking here . . .




Craft Night at The Smugglers Inn

Bring your own project to a drop-in craft evening co-hosted with our neighbour, set for the third Sunday of each month - click here for details

Prospero's Project Fund-Raising

In 2016, our stocking sales will benefit schools both home and away . . . Learn more here

Events and Workshops

From bookbinding to felt crafts, we like to help people learn new skills, try new crafts and enjoy just plain making things.

We have learned wreath-making with Brighton experts; pondered Socrates and philosophy with a university professor; and created wonderful collages with artist Jane Robbins

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