Maria Caulfield MP has joined artists at the Celebrate Cuckmere Haven art exhibition to raise funds to protect the world renowned landscape. Cuckmere Haven SOS need to raise £250, 000 to pay for phase 1 works to safeguard the iconic coastguard cottages .
Celebrate Cuckmere Haven put out a call for artists to submit their work that was of or inspired by the world famous scenery at Cuckmere Haven and were overwhelmed by the responses that thy received.
Every year over hundreds of thousands of people from across the globe visit Cuckmere Haven to see for themselves the white cliffs & picturesque coastguard cottages they recognise from TV & cinema screens.
75 artists, including Seaford based artist Patrick Goff, were chosen from 220 submissions to showcase Cuckmere Haven inspired artwork that is to be sold to raise funds to help protect the area.
Maria Caulfield MP said “Cuckmere Haven is recognised for its beauty the world over and appears in many major films, TV shows and adverts. It is clearly a big inspiration for so many talented artists who visit it. I was so pleased to see some of their work at the Celebrate Cuckmere Haven art exhibition and see the works raising so much vital funds to help keep this natural landscape as beautiful as it is now for future generations to come.”
For more information on the campaign to save the Coastguard Cottages visits www.cuckmerehavensos.org