Halloween 2017

Halloween 2017 Our Halloween event was open Friday 27th and Saturday 28th October. Members of the public dared to enter and listened the tale of the Bridge Cottage Witch! We had many entries to our pumpkin carving competition! See a photo of some of the entries below. The FREE ENTRY

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A Journey Through The Archives

Thank you to all who came to our talk last night. We were treated to a journey through the Uckfield and District Preservation Society archives by our own Heritage Education Officer & Archivist Maria Kirk. Maria shared with us the fascinating diaries of Uckfield business man George St. John Smith

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National Volunteers Week

It’s National Volunteers Week from today. A big thank you to all our volunteers across Uckfield and District Preservation Society sites: Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre, Nutley Windmill and UDPS Charity Shop. We couldn’t run without you! Interested in getting involved? See our website for more information or pop along to

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Don’t Forget: We are open to the public every Friday

Bridge Cottage is open to the public every Friday. Come and have a look around. Here’s Lovely Madeline in our shop ready to great you.  

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Open Day & Half Term Fun [2nd June 2017]

Bring the family along to Bridge Cottage during half term for some fun! Entry price includes a children’s quiz trail, crafts, exhibitions and colouring competition. £3/adult, £2/child, £8/family. 2nd June 2017, 10am – 2 pm  

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Weddings At The Cottage

We look forward to showcasing Bridge Cottage as a unique wedding venue at our forthcoming Wedding Exhibition & Fayre. During our exhibition we have a gorgeous gift pack to give the first couple who books their special day at Bridge Cottage. Pop in and see us to find out more

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Uckfield Scouts: Alpha Troop

Well Done Alpha Troop Uckfield Scouts for earning your ‘Local Knowledge’ Badge after attending our workshop here on Thursday evening ‘The History of Uckfield’. Maria and Nicola our Education Officers are here to welcome any local group/club/school and facilitate educational workshops/tours according to your need. More details here: http://www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk/school-visits/

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A Review Of 2016 And Our Focus For 2017

2016 was a benchmark year for Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre as it emerged from a Lottery and Uckfield Town Council funded restoration to open its doors in April of this year. This new beginning  was an exciting step forward as Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre was opened to all on 24th

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We’ve Got Half Term Covered!

Our ever popular Children’s half term crafts are on next week 15/16/17th Feb 10am-12noon. Only £1.50/child. We look forward to seeing you all then.

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A Generous Donation

Yesterday we received a wonderful and very generous donation of various objects for our handling collection, and some loans for use in our upcoming war exhibitions. Among the treasures were these handwritten wartime cookbooks. Notice the recipe titles in French in one of the books – this is because the

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