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Following Government advice to stay safe and protect the NHS, we are working hard to continue to deliver for you. Find information here on how to enjoy the National Park virtually, and how our services are operating during this time.

Writers, Artists and Creatives

Writers, Artists and Creatives

Through song, poetry, art, novels and plays, some of the world’s most respected and well-regarded writers, storytellers and creatives have been inspired by the chalk ridges and wooded heaths of the South Downs National Park.

You can follow in the footsteps of these creative pioneers and see how they were inspired by the landscape.



" The Downs...too much for one pair of eyes, enough to float a whole population in happiness. "