Performances from 7.30pm
Friday and Saturday
The 8th Blues and Roots Festival in Uckfield is set to take place in July.
Tickets are available online for events due to take place from Friday, July 23, to Sunday, July 24.
They can be bought for separate days or to cover the whole weekend. The festival format will be exactly as in recent years with Friday and Saturday evenings 7.30 to 11.15 approx. set out cabaret style in the Weald Hall of Uckfield Civic Centre.
Friday 23 July line-up
7.30pm – Mike Ross Band
8.30pm – Elles Bailey Band
9.30pm – Paul Lamb and the King Snakes
Friday night includes two newcomers to Uckfield in the form of the Brighton-based Mike Ross Band and Paul Lamb and The Kingsnakes. Paul Lamb has achieved legendary status as one of the world’s finest harmonica players and we are delighted that he and his sensational band are able to join us.
Saturday 24 July line-up
7.30pm – Stevie Watts Organ Trio featuring Alice Armstrong
8.30pm – The Achievers
9.30pm – Catfish
The Saturday evening will feature the Stevie Watts Organ Trio together with rising star Alice Armstrong.
The Civic Centre and Luxfords Restaurant location:
The Civic Centre is located just off the High Street adjacent to the free public Luxford car park.
Heading up the hill (north) turn left off the High Street at NatWest bank and the Civic Centre is straight ahead accessed by steps or a ramp.
Follow the road into the free Luxford public car park (3 hours maximum) or up to the top section where you can park for up to 10 hours.
Use TN22 1AL in your GPS devices.
Uckfield train station is situated at the bottom of the High Street.
On leaving the station turn right and walk up the hill (north).
Turn left off the High Street at NatWest Bank and the Civic Centre is straight ahead accessed by steps or a ramp.
Uckfield bus station is situated at the bottom of the town opposite the Tesco supermarket.
On leaving the bus station cross the road via the pedestrian crossing and turn left and up a short flight of steps to access Tesco car park. The Civic Centre is located to the right of the Tesco store accessed via steps or a ramp.
Alternatively cross the road via the pedestrian crossing and turn right to access the High Street. Proceed up the hill and then turn left off the High Street at NatWest Bank and the Civic Centre is straight ahead accessed by steps or a ramp.
The Civic Centre is normally open at 8.00am to facilitate hirers’ access but closing times vary according to room bookings and events.
The building is open to the public as part of the Wealden Community Toilet Scheme Monday – Saturday from 9.00am to 5.00pm.
Luxfords Restaurant is open 9.30am – 3.00pm, Monday to Saturday and by arrangement for specific events.
The Civic Centre
Uckfield, East Sussex,
T: 01825 761659
T: 01825 769694
The booking office is open Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm and Friday 9am to 4 pm
The Civic Centre strives to be fully accessible with a range of facilities to support you. We aim to make your visit a memorable experience with every need catered for.
Please call us with any specific requirements
The Civic Centre can be accessed via ramps from the direction of the High Street and from Tesco supermarket. There is an automatic door providing access to the Civic Centre and there are disabled toilet facilities on the ground and first floors. The first floor can be accessed via the customer lift.
There is an induction loop facility in the Weald Hall (where most events are held). Please ask if you require additional assistance when visiting or booking and we will do everything to accommodate you.