New postgraduate students meet up for walk in Sussex countryside … a student’s tale …


On Wednesday, 28 September 2016, eleven postgraduates joined a field trip to the beautiful Cuckmere Valley. The trip was by Dr. Clare Weeden and all students participating have just begun their postgraduate studies at School of Sport and Service Management, University of Brighton, Eastbourne campus.

We all enjoyed the impressive view of the Cuckmere river, the Downs and the sea. A very brisk breeze brought us the salty smell of the sea and an immense number of birds filled the air with their song. People who enjoy walking can also easily reach Birling Gap by foot from here to discover more of the famous cliffs and Downs. Birling Gap is approximately 4 miles from the Cuckmere Valley. Continue reading