Herstmonceux


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Herstmonceux

(ˈhɜːstmənˌsjuː; -ˌsəʊ) or

Hurstmonceux

n
(Placename) a village in S England, in E Sussex north of Eastbourne: 15th-century castle, site of the Royal Observatory, which was transferred from Greenwich between 1948 and 1958, until 1990
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Herstmonceux Castle in East Sussex is the fairy-tale setting for a totally different festival experience.
But there, almost 2,500 metres (8,000ft) up, on the rim of a two-million-year-old volcano is a group of British-operated telescopes, including the Liverpool Telescope, run by Liverpool John Moores University, and the Isaac Newton, which was moved from its original site at Herstmonceux Castle in Sussex in the 1980s.
As Lord Richards of Herstmonceux, the former chief of the defence staff under David Cameron, remarked on the BBC's Today programme, the government's defence cuts were now "coming home to roost", so that the options are extremely limited.
It sounds like it should be in rural France, but Herstmonceux, named after the Monceux family that lived there in the 12th Century, is a window into Medieval England, owing to its magnificent castle.
But there, almost 2,500 metres (8,000ft) up, on the rim of a twomillion-year-old volcano is a group of British-operated telescopes, including the Liverpool Telescope, run by Liverpool John Moores University, and the Isaac Newton, which was moved from its original site at Herstmonceux Castle in Sussex in the 1980s.
at mWs as w Happy 60th The family all took a trip down to Herstmonceux in Sussex to visit my sister-and-law and her husband Nick for his 60th birthday party.
RCEL Deputy Grand President and former Chief of Defence Staff, Lord Richards of Herstmonceux GCB CBE DSO, said:"We owe a great debt to the service men and women of the Commonwealth who served in the British Armed Forces in the Second World War and after wards prior to their countries' independence".
Abdulsalam and Qamar, 27, arrived in the village of Herstmonceux on a dark, rainy day in December 2016 with Elaf, nine, Yazan, six and Sulaf, three - born after they fled.
Jane Miller, 56, lashed out at the man, screaming "get off my horse" on a hunt in Herstmonceux, East Sussex last week.
Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Self-Study of Teacher Education Practices, Herstmonceux Castle, East Sussex, England.