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THIS WEEK Arrival of Reverend Tony Windross as Priest in Charge at St. Nicolas church, Pevensey

COMMUNITY JUST THE TICKET: New film season begins at Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay

EVENTS Booted and Suited for 2018: All systems go for Vehicles of Yesteryear in Pevensey Bay


Police launch murder investigation after two women shot dead in a house in St Leonards

Police have launched a murder investigation after a two women were shot dead in a house in St Leonards Officers responded immediately to a report of a shooting at 7.43pm in … [Read More...]

Bitter Cold in the Bay

Weather forecast Saturday 17 March 2018 HIGH AND LOWLIGHTS FROM THE PEVENSEY BAY WEATHER SALON 7:35am Suddenly sharp cold again, small breeze, the sky is a grey white, cold … [Read More...]

the journal




this week


Annual Pevensey Parish Information Day

Pevensey Parish Council Information Day Saturday 28 April 2018 St. Wilfrid's Hall and Pevensey Bay Baptist church 9:00am—1:00pm Every year Pevensey Parish Council organises an … [Read More...]

East Sussex Music: Special festival showcases young talent

More than 800 primary school children from across the county showcased their musical talent at special festival organised by East Sussex Music.—East Sussex County Council, 15 March … [Read More...]

Take Me Back Home to the Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay, to see David French, aged 13, live

Pevensey Bay based David French, aged 13, records first song Discovered at an open mic night at the Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay, young David French records his first song. Editor … [Read More...]

Return to Churdley Bay: Julie Warren

Julie Warren, author of Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons: The Life and Legacy of Larry Stephens, takes a look at the relationship between Pevensey Bay and the fictional town of … [Read More...]

Apprenticeship scheme: Wealden Council welcomes new cohort for 2018

As part of National Apprentice Week, Wealden District Council is introducing its class for 2018 and highlighting the wide range of work their apprentices undertake.—Wealden … [Read More...]

features & opinion


EVENTBOARD: Bay Hotel, latest updates

Bay Hotel, Pevensey Bay  EVENTS HOMEPAGE EVENTS PROGRAMME 2018: Bay Hotel, Pevensey Bay BAY HOTEL: The hotel was built in 1897 and located at the heart of the … [Read More...]

TUESDAY 13 MARCH: Arrival of Reverend Tony Windross as Priest in Charge at St. Nicolas church, Pevensey

IMAGE CREDIT: St. Nicolas church, Pevensey The Reverend Tony Windross will be licensed as Priest in Charge of St Nicolas, Pevensey and St Wilfrid’s, Pevensey Bay by the Bishop of … [Read More...]

Booted and Suited for 2018: All systems go for annual Vehicles of Yesteryear in Pevensey Bay

IMAGE CREDIT: Racherpix Vehicles of Yesteryear 2018 Sea Road Car Park Pevensey Bay BN24 6EH 10:00am—4:00pm Saturday 7 April Arrangements are being put in place for new … [Read More...]

BUSINESS POST OF WEEK: FLexercise with Margaret in Pevensey Bay: 20 years of East Sussex teachers

20 years of East Sussex FLexercise teachers Lesley Gerrard, Jackie Wood and Val Hobden who used to teach in Eastbourne with Margaret Cutting the current teacher, together with … [Read More...]

neighbourhood news


DIANNE DEAR BLOG: Illegal parking: Interesting response from Katy Bourne, Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner

18 March I have had an interesting letter response to an enquiry made to Kay Bourne, Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, which I have published here in full. I note in … [Read More...]

THIS WEEK: Affairs of Park Holidays UK in Pevensey Bay to be considered by Wealden Council

Bay Life understands that the affairs of Park Holidays UK are to be considered by Wealden Council.—Bay Life, 10 March 2018 Investigation begins over role of Park Holidays UK in … [Read More...]

PICTURE OF THE YEAR: Castle Inn, Pevensey Bay

We are also happy announce that the man sleeping in the luggage compartment last week found his way home to us Wow that was a lovely busy lunch time and now we are getting ready … [Read More...]

THE JOURNAL: BAY SOCIETY: Alan Everard: A Brush with Nature

Now, safely a little in the arms of the May tree the smaller birds feel safer and the Collared Doves cannot access the feeder I should first like to share some good, practical … [Read More...]

THE JOURNAL: BAY SOCIETY : Dani Lee: Learning lessons from a stranger

This lady told me about her childhood wish Occasionally, a chance meeting with a stranger can change your perspective on many things, and this article is my way of saying thank … [Read More...]

The Journal: Cover edition 16

Pevensey Bay Journal Founded May 2016: The Pevensey Bay Journal is an independent newspaper for Pevensey Bay: Available in local newsagents, priced forty pence. Published ten … [Read More...]

JUST THE TICKET: New film season begins at Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay

A new film season that is to begin in Pevensey Bay looks set to attract both residents and visitors in the coming months.—Bay Life, 9 March 2018 Billed as Wednesday matinee … [Read More...]

DIANNE DEAR BLOG: Surprise birthday meal at Priory Court

Priory Court Hotel restaurant 9 March 2018: Really happy to say that my visit to the Priory Court Hotel restaurant for a surprise birthday meal with family and friends was a … [Read More...]

Edition 16, The Pevensey Bay Journal: now in local newsagents

Available to buy in your local newsagent Edition 16, The Pevensey Bay Journal Your sixteen page tabloid newspaper, priced forty pence lead story—Which way now for the Beach … [Read More...]

INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY: Celebrating the role of East Sussex suffrage pioneers

IMAGE CREDITS: Barbara Bodichon, Muriel Matters ISSUED ON BEHALF OF EAST SUSSEX COUNTY COUNCIL AND HASTINGS BOROUGH COUNCI:L Two East Sussex pioneers in the fight for votes for … [Read More...]

Haven Players: Sweeney Todd: Stone Cross prepares to see the dark and treacherous lanes of Olde London Town come back to death

Rehearsals have begun in earnest here at Stone Cross Memorial Hall for our Spring production of Sweeney Todd, the play. Directed by Becks Heard & Mark Hubert-Davidson this … [Read More...]

COMMUNITY AND BUSINESS POST OF WEEK: Castle Inn: What a busy week we have had………

IMAGE CREDIT: Castle Inn, Pevensey Bay What a busy week What a busy week we have had. Raised £320.40 for prostate cancer, a leaving surprise party for our lovely Talia. Fat … [Read More...]

LATEST ON JOBSBOARD: Aqua Bar and Grill, Pevensey Bay: Part Time Chef/Cook Wanted!

Job opportunity! Part Time Chef/Cook Wanted! To join a warm and friendly Bar/Restaurant, the position includes weekends and evenings. If interested please give us a call! 01323 … [Read More...]

** BREAKING: East Sussex County Council votes to close seven libraries including Pevensey Bay: Commentary on morning webcast

Tuesday 6 March 2018 Webcast live here. The decision making process and discussion with regard to the proposals to close seven libraries, including Pevensey Bay library in East … [Read More...]

the Aqua Bar Ethos: Pevensey Bay: Event programme 2018: Latest updates

AQUA BAR EVENTS HOMEPAGE EVENTS PROGRAMME 2018: Aqua Bar & Grill, Pevensey Bay The Aqua Bar Ethos: Seated garden area opening directly onto the beach. For … [Read More...]

Community message: toilets and information centre in Pevensey Bay have had to close following burst pipe

IMAGE CREDIT: Google maps Community message: toilets and information centre, Pevensey Bay Please be advised that we have had to close the toilets and information centre … [Read More...]

South East Water: Update on Kent and Sussex water supplies

Update on Kent and Sussex water supplies Good evening, We wanted to update you on the tap water supply issues which are currently affecting our customers across Sussex and … [Read More...]

Memorial Hall in Pevensey launches new website

LAUNCH Just to advise you that The Pevensey Memorial Hall has a new website. You will be able to find details of the current months bookings, along with contact details of the … [Read More...]