One of Jane Austen’s novels is to be performed as a play in local Fuller’s pub gardens this spring.

Open Bar Theatre, which previously presented Shakespeare in the Garden, will bring Sense and Sensibility to life at The Links Tavern in Liphook on May 19 (7.30pm), The Fox and Pelican in Hindhead on May 21 (3pm), The Mill in Elstead on May 26 (7.30pm) and The Jolly Farmer in Alton on June 6 (7.30pm). 

Sense and Sensibility tells the story of Dashwood sisters Elinor, Marianne and Margaret as they come of age. For tickets, priced £18 (£15 concessions), visit