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THIS WEEK Major Countryside Access Strategy seeks approval from County Council Cabinet

FEATURE Time for the Annual Draw to support restoration fund at St. Nicolas church

BUSINESS POST OF WEEK: Over the Moon Party Shop, following my dream

lead stories


Death of Owen Visick, ex-warden St. Nicolas church: Warmth of comments indication of profound loss community is expressing this morning

The community is in a state of shock hearing the news that ex-church warden of St, Nicolas Church, Owen Visick has died.—Bay Life, 22 June 2017 Thoughts and comments are starting … [Read More...]

Death of Owen Visick, ex-churchwarden, St. Nicolas church, Pevensey

We are so sad to report this evening the death of ex-church warden at St.Nicolas church, Owen Visick.—Bay Life, 21 June 2017 St. Nicolas church talking through George Stephens has … [Read More...]

this week

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VACANCY FOR COUNCILLOR There is currently a vacancy for a co-optive Councillor. If you are interested in joining Council please write to the Clerk indicating your reasons for … [Read More...]

BUSINESS POST OF WEEK: Over the Moon Party Shop, following my dream

What a beautiful weekend we have had and long may this weather continue :) BREAKING NEWS: After following my dream and opening my shop nearly 3 years ago , I am now off on a new … [Read More...]

Major Countryside Access Strategy seeks approval from East Sussex County Council Cabinet

A STRATEGY to secure the future of countryside sites across East Sussex will be discussed by cabinet next week.—East Sussex County Council, 19 June 2017 Members will be asked to … [Read More...]

New chinese takeaway in Pevensey Bay, excitement builds, what is in a name?

Think global, eat local perhaps as a strapline? New Chinese takeway in Pevensey Bay.—Latest names being considered—Bay Life, 20 June 2017 Will the new chines takeaway have a new … [Read More...]

LATEST ON JOBS BOARD: Star Inn, Normans Bay, full and part time staff required

FULL TIME AND PART TIME CHEFS & KITCHEN ASSISTANCE REQUIRED. DROP CV TO THE STAR NORMANS BAY.—Star Inn, Normans Bay, 20 June 2017 The Star Inn, Normans Bay BN24 6QG … [Read More...]

features & opinion


the Aqua Bar Ethos: Pevensey Bay: Event programme 2017: Latest updates

AQUA BAR EVENTS HOMEPAGE EVENTS PROGRAMME 2017: Aqua Bar & Grill, Pevensey Bay The Aqua Bar Ethos: Seated garden area opening directly onto the beach. The … [Read More...]

Scarecrow Festival 2017: Page at a glance guide to all the events: Latest updates

HOMEPAGE: Scarecrow 17 The Villages Scarecrow Festival: Scarecrow 17 PEVENSEY VILLAGES PARTNERSHIP SAYS: HAPPY SCARECROW 17 The Bay Life page at glance guide here … [Read More...]

LETTERS TO EDITOR: Offer to print the newspaper, Bay LIfe the Journal, by Mirror Group

To Bay Life First of all well done. Through all your hard work bay life has been recognized by a national paper/printer. My only concern is how much influence will a … [Read More...]

New chinese takeaway prepares to open in Pevensey Bay

***BREAKING NEWS: New Chinese takeaway prepares to open in Pevensey Bay. New name, new profile, features and promotion.—Bay Life, 16 June 2017 Bay Life chosen to promote new … [Read More...]

neighbourhood news


BUSINESS POST OF WEEK: New Yoga classes with Tricia Martin at the Ethel Wood Centre

*****YOGA CLASSES IN PEVENSEY BAY**** New Yoga classes starting on Tuesday 20th June at Ethelwood Community Centre Coast Road Pevensey Bay, £6 per class all welcome, contact … [Read More...]

Fly tipper from Hailsham jailed

Hastings Magistrates have jailed a man for 12 months after a fly-tipping spree which left large amounts of renovation and house clearance waste across six locations in Wealden … [Read More...]

Plans begin to launch Pevensey Gazette broadsheet newspaper with first graduate graphics intern, Chloe Hedges

Plans have begun to launch The Pevensey Gazette in August, a hyperlocal broadsheet newspaper specifically geared to the regional and international promotion of Pevensey as a … [Read More...]

New steps to Cow Gap; access to beauty spot on East Sussex beach restored

ACCESS to the beach at the foot of an East Sussex beauty spot has been restored after fire-hit steps were replaced.—East Sussex County Council, 13 June 2017 The wooden steps at … [Read More...]

Looking to provide homes for Syrian refugees in locality

Private landlords and property owners are being asked to help Wealden play its part in answering the desperate need of vulnerable Syrian refugees.—Wealden District Council, 13 June … [Read More...]

£1.2 million for schools in East Sussex to improve physical and mental health of children

SCHOOLS in East Sussex will receive extra funding to develop an ambitious scheme aimed at improving children’s physical and mental health.—East Sussex County Council, 13 June … [Read More...]

The national weather news from Pevensey Bay, courtesy of our very own Craig Willson

Putting Pevensey Bay on the national weather map, courtesy of Craig Willson at 8:52am and again at 09:28 on the Andrew Marr Show on BBC1.—Bay Life, 11 June 2017 When did Pevensey … [Read More...]

BUSINESS POST OF WEEK: Seaford & District Buses: East Coast Tourist Trail to Pevensey Castle

Weekends are about to get more interesting... Our new East Sussex Tourist Trail route 124 starts on 10 June! #Eastbourne #Pevensey #Lewes —Seaford and District Buses twitter feed … [Read More...]

Castle Inn Live, Pevensey Bay: Eventboard, music bookings, latest updates

HOMEPAGE: Castle Inn Live Castle Inn, Pevensey Bay: Live music bookings … [Read More...]

LETTINGS REQUEST: 2 bedroom property for rent sought in this area

Does any one know if there are any 2 bedroom properties for rent in this area that will accept housing benefit. My daughter and her little girl are looking for somewhere to … [Read More...]

RESULT: Bexhill and Battle constituency, General Election, Huw Merriman increases majority

Voters in the constituency of Bexhill and Battle returned sitting MP Huw Merriman with an increased majority. The swing was 7.2%. The local UKIP vote collapsed, as with the rest of … [Read More...]

The Great Brexit General Election of 2017: Bexhill and the final Battle: Will sitting Conservative MP Huw Merriman increase his majority?

What will happen in the constituency of Bexhill and Battle as people vote today, the day of the Great Brexit Election of 2017?—Bay Life, 8 June 2017 IMAGE CREDIT: Huw Merriman , … [Read More...]

Voices Choir raises a spectacular £1,800 for keynote local charity Embrace, with summer concert

Voices Choir's 'Summer Spectaculra' concert took place on Friday (2 June).—Bay Life, 7 June 2017 Summer spectacular concert consolidates place of Voices Choir in affections of … [Read More...]

Mirror Group offers to print local hyperlocal newspaper published in Pevensey Bay

The Trinity Mirror Group has offered to print the hyperlocal newspaper, Bay Life the Journal, the broadsheet published here in Pevensey Bay—Bay Life, 7 June 2017 Simon Montgomery, … [Read More...]

BAY LIFE WELCOMES SCARECROW 17 : the Sue Mills blog: Me and my Scarecrow, episode one

The Bay life countdown to Scarecrow 17 begins with the Sue Mills Blog—6 June 2017 Villages Scarecrow Festival 8—22 July 2017 Note: Download the Scarecrow 17 app from the Pevensey … [Read More...]

Welcome Westham Village Voice, broadsheet hyperlocal newspaper. launched Monday 12 June

Welcome Westham Village Voice the hyperlocal broadsheet newspaper for Westham in the Weald launch edition, published Monday 12 June 2017 . . . Digital subscriptions from … [Read More...]

THE AQUA BAR ETHOS: Art for Aqua Sake: Savvy events cooked up with homegrown themes prove popular at destination venue in Pevensey Bay

A successful table top sale and art exhibition held at the Aqua Bar in Pevensey Bay yesterday (Saturday 3 June) has seen the popular venue take another step forward in their … [Read More...]

Pevensey Villages Festival launches Scarecrow 17 App

media release: Pevensey Villages Partnership 21 May 2017 Launch of Scarecrow App iTunes preview Scarecrow 17, the app Scarecrow 17 is a Scarecrow Festival which is run … [Read More...]