THIS WEEK ** BREAKING: New Pevensey & Westham Pre-school to close

COMMUNITY GO FUND KATE: Help Pevensey Bay based Kate Langley:

BUSINESS Late Night Christmas Shopping at Vines Flowers Westham


Ben Dawson: The man who paddleboarded his own canoodle with art: More than a ripple of interest as star is born in Pevensey Bay

bendawson.art image credit: Ben Dawson: Eastbourne Pier Ben comments: Interesting view of the pier, I love the structure underneath 77 x 51cm stretched canvas. Ink, pen and … [Read More...]

Stagecoach South East says that evenings will start earlier on the buses

image credit: Stagecoach South East The clocks went back an hour at the end of October and now cheap evening bus travel will start an hour earlier too.—Stagecoach South East 12 … [Read More...]



this week

Network Rail South East remembers the fallen

Network Rail South East remembers the fallen: Landmark moment at St Pancras International

Network Rail South East marked the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War with a series of remembrance events at stations as respects were paid to the railway workers … [Read More...]

Countywide online project marking life in World War One comes to a close

A PROJECT memorialising the role East Sussex played during the First World War has come to a close at the end of the centenary.—East Sussex County Council, 12 November 2018 East … [Read More...]

De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill plays host to first major presentation in twenty years of works by two collaborative artists who brought artistic and scientific thinking together

image credit [detail]: University of Sussex, The Stairway to Paradise Reuben Mednikoff, 1936 An exhibition now open in Bexhill-on-Sea, sees the first major presentation in twenty … [Read More...]

Break up of Johnston Press, owners of Eastbourne Herald, looks set to go ahead

Image credit:Bank Phrom on Unsplash The Daily Mail to buy the i newspaper? Strong stories circulating this morning (Monday 12 November), and reported on the BBC, that the Daily … [Read More...]

Late Night Christmas Shopping at Vines Flowers Westham: Bespoke, handcrafted items launch ‘VInes at Home’

image credit: Vines Flowers Sussex Late Night Christmas Shopping At Vines Thursday 22 November 2018 to 20:00 Interesting to see the new 'Vines at Home' section on the new … [Read More...]

features & opinion


PICTURE AND VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Inner Soul Collective, Castle Inn Pevensey Bay

image credit: Inner Soul Collective We funked the Castle Inn last night - a most awesome gig, fankoooooooo!!! —Inner Soul Collective, 11 November 2018 Inner Soul … [Read More...]

St. Nicolas church message to community: Remembrance Sunday and Requiem for the Fallen and Holy Communion

Parish of Pevensey Sunday 11 November 2018 Remembrance Sunday The Service for Remembrance Sunday will be held at 10.50 am at St Nicolas Church Pevensey as usual this … [Read More...]

GO FUND KATE: Help Pevensey Bay based Kate Langley: Mesh TVT-0 removal surgery: £2,099 of £15,000 goal

image credit: Kate Langley Donate here Thanks so much for reading my story! and as we go on I will update you with more videos and photos Kind Regards Kate xxx I have become so … [Read More...]

THE HEARTFELT STORY: The failure of the new Pevensey and Westham Pre-school, an indictment of us all

image credit: Anna Kolosyuk/unsplash Boy in green shirt holding red paper heart cutout on brown table The news (November 7) that the new Pevensey and Westham Pre-school is to … [Read More...]

neighbourhood news


With thanks to Wealden Council: Flood Alert: High tide at Eastbourne 00:17 on 10/11/2018 will be accompanied by Southerly Force 7 winds

The Environment Agency has sent out this - southerly winds could lead to a higher tide that usual. High Tides just after midnight—Wealden Council, 9 November 2018 A Flood Alert … [Read More...]

VOTES FOR WOMEN: Across Sussex, mentoring event marks 100 years since women won the vote

A ‘MASS mentoring’ event has been held aimed at inspiring female leaders of the future from across Sussex.—East Sussex Counrty Council, 9 November 2018 Year-long commemoration of … [Read More...]

** BREAKING: Planning application: Anderida House: Pevensey Parish Council votes against loss of ‘iconic building’, now 20 objections to proposal to turn into flats

image credit: Estée Janssens on Unsplash * BREAKING Planning application Loss of iconic building: Anderida House Pevensey Parish Council votes against development of Anderida … [Read More...]

Statement: Nick Porter: Closure of Pevensey & Westham Pre-school

We have received the following statement from Nick Porter, Managing Director Total Childcare Services Ltd, about the closure of Pevensey & Westham Pre-school. The Memorial Hall … [Read More...]

Flood Alert: Coastal areas of Pevensey seafront: With thanks to Wealden Council

Flood alert warning: Reminder from Wealden Council Flood Alert: Coastal areas of Pevensey seafront Importance: High A Flood Alert has been issued by the Environment … [Read More...]

** BREAKING: New Pevensey & Westham Pre-school to close: “Really is incredibly sad and we’re all feeling rather hopeless for our little ones future”

The sad news has come to us today (7 November) from the owner of the new Pre-school in Pevensey that the educational facility is to close on 18 December. We hope to be able to … [Read More...]

East Sussex Youth Parliament member puts homelessness on the agenda

A NATIONAL youth body will debate homelessness in the House of Commons, after a motion proposed by an East Sussex member earned the backing of young people across the country.—East … [Read More...]

WEATHER: Highlights and lowlights from the Pevensey Bay Weather Saloon, resident Chris French comments, “the gardeners will have a lot of work to do in my garden !!!

image credit: Chris French HIGH AND LOWLIGHTS FROM THE PEVENSEY BAY WEATHER SALON Wednesday 7 November 14:45 14:45. The wildness of the last 18 hours has eased a little … [Read More...]

Danny Pegg: The Saturday Night Essay: William Temple and a just post-war society

image credit: Old Typewriter and lamp: Alexa Mazzarello/unsplash First published Pevensey Bay Journal Edition 22: Saturday 27 October 2018 Now available in local newsagents, … [Read More...]

East Sussex County Council core offer to residents

Image credit: Keith Glazier: Leader East Sussex County Council A COUNCIL has set out the package of service it believes residents should reasonably expect to be offered in the … [Read More...]

Here is the News: Trust and trustees, Langney Community LIbrary opens with full support of local people

image credit: Langney Community Library UPDATE NOTE 6:00pm, Monday 5 November The best library ever The growing crisis at East Sussex County Council was the third item on the … [Read More...]

** BREAKING: Park Home Holidays under investigation over mis-selling of caravans

Park Home Holidays, owners of the Pevensey Bay site, that local people still know as Martello Beach, is under investigation over the mis-selling of caravans at one of their other … [Read More...]

Priory Court: Our charity quiz this month is in aid of the Poppy Appeal

Our charity quiz this month is in aid of the Poppy Appeal. All the money raised goes to this worthwhile cause so come along, have a great time and see if we can beat the amount of … [Read More...]

Launch: The Ethel Wood Eventboard: Cogs in the key of local life

Image credit: Photo by Jacob Thibodeau on Unsplash Ethel Wood Eventboard: Cogs in the key of local life The Pevensey Bay Journal is to launch a four page insert eventboard as … [Read More...]

Father Tony Windross: From Bertrand Russell to the Loch Ness monster and Angels: Why it’s vital to distinguish between belief and faith

illustration: Cobbybrook First published Pevensey Bay Journal Edition 22: Saturday 27 October 2018 Now available in local newsagents, priced forty pence Bay Life and Times … [Read More...]

Business post of week: Hello local world, Pevensey Pete prepares to celebrate 8 years of trading

Hello World We Are Ready To Get Washing Good Morning Laundry folks it's raining outside but always sunny at Pevensey Pete's. We've so much to do today that Libby and I are working … [Read More...]

New Pevensey Community Support branding described as ‘near on inspirational’, as the wheels on the big silver bus go round and round the whole community

Image credit: Pevensey Community Support Branding of Pevensey Community Support and the Big Silver Bus praised for implementation The branding of Pevensey Community Support … [Read More...]

Dame Jacqueline Wilson backs drive to recruit carers in East Sussex

A LEADING children’s author who based a series of books in the care system has given her backing to the latest drive to recruit foster carers and supported lodgings providers.—East … [Read More...]