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THIS WEEK DVD 800th Anniversary Concerts: St. Nicolas church tribute to memory of Owen Visick

LETTERS Community asset nomination by the book: Purchase the Beach Tavern, but include a library

CAMPAIGN Friends of Library: Media release points the way towards charitable status for local library

Tuesday 21 November

Please note, we have lost the articles posted between Nov 4 and November 21. Apologies to article contributors, and new advertisers and their promotions on the right hand side of the homepage here in last two weeks and our letter writers, we hope to have the web platform fully back up and running within the next day.
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Our fabulous hosts 34.sp.com are trying to track down the problem.We hope to be able to restore these articles and the new advertisers in the last two weeks as soon as is practicable in the next day or so.
Bay Life web team


Library campaign broadsheet newspaper prepares to print: Fit for a 21st century campaign, cover illustration revealed

The independent four page full colour library broadsheet newspaper to support the campaign to save Pevensey Bay Library is now preparing to print.—Bay Life, 6 November 2017 Local … [Read More...]

Spectacular DVD 800th Anniversary Concert Highlights: St. Nicolas church Pevensey: Tribute to the memory of Owen Visick

IMAGE CREDIT: Owen Visick (1937 – 2017), special thanks to Visick family Planning to create a memorable programme of celebration events for St Nicolas church’s 800th anniversary … [Read More...]



this week


Normal service will be resumed: St. Nicolas church transfer of communion to St. Wilfrid’s

update: Saturday 4 November 2017 Restoration work at St Nicolas proceeding well image credit: cobbybrook Transfer of our normal 11am Sunday Communion Just to let you know … [Read More...]

Charitable status begins on the homepage: Friends of Pevensey Bay Library asks the right questions

Friends of Pevensey Bay Library online questionnaire survey friends website There are some issues about the county council's Library Transformation Strategy which are not … [Read More...]

Fifties star Sabrina and visit to Bay Hotel in Pevensey

Sabrina, British answer to Marilyn Monroe, fifties actress and the picture post from the Bay Hotel Pevensey Bay We were interested to receive this cutting from 'the Mail', about a … [Read More...]

Next steps to Wealden Local Plan: Comprehensive reports including current and future air quality for Pevensey Levels

IMAGE CREDIT: Published by Wealden Council, 3 November 2017 Air Quality Input for Habitats Regulations Assessment: Pevensey Levels Figure 1: Modelled Grid Contains Ordnance … [Read More...]

Fake news over potential side effects of child flu vaccine

EFFORTS to vaccinate children against flu are being hampered by myths being spread on social media, public health chiefs have warned.—East Sussex County Council, 3 November … [Read More...]

features & opinion


Friends of Pevensey Bay Library: Media release points the way towards charitable status for local library

Chapter and verso, the continuing story of the fight to save Pevensey Bay Library This morning, (2 November), the Friends of Pevensey Bay Library, the powerful and articulate … [Read More...]

PEVENSEY PARISH COUNCIL: Pevensey Recreation Grounds: Useful Questionnaire

Pevensey Recreation Grounds Useful questionnaire here from Pevensey Parish Council, seeking the views of local residents Browse, zoom, download and print options available: … [Read More...]

RSPB: OPERATION OSPREY comes to Pevensey Bay

Indoor Meeting: Operation Osprey Wednesday 1 November 2017 Location: St. Wilfrid's Church Hall, Eastbourne Road, Pevensey Bay. Postcode: BN24 6HL Ralph and Brenda Todd will … [Read More...]

Pioneering scheme: Project Bank Account to pay companies which carry out highways work

CONTRACTORS working on highways schemes in East Sussex are being paid in a new way under a pioneering scheme running in the county.—East Sussex County Council, 1 November … [Read More...]

neighbourhood news


New business quarter association in Pevensey Bay reveals sketch of logo

Founding meeting of the business quarter association reveals sketch of logo Bay Life can reveal that following the founding meeting of the business quarter, here in Pevensey Bay … [Read More...]

*** BREAKING: Hastings Pier wins RIBA Stirling Prize

Hastings Pier social media release 20:45, Tuesday 31 October 2017 We are delighted to announce that Hastings Pier has won the prestigious RIBA Stirling Prize. Hastings’ Pier … [Read More...]

Saturday 11 November: Wealden Remembers Armistice Day

IMAGE CREDIT: BFPS Issues Armistice Day Cover (2015) in Remembrance Over the weekend of November 11 and 12, Members of Wealden District Council will be honouring those who gave … [Read More...]

*** BREAKING: MInt House under offer, historic location that has been an eyesore for so long. about to make Pevensey proud again?

*** BREAKING MINT HOUSE UNDER OFFER Minted, the house that could make Pevensey proud again. What will happen now with the Mint House? "Have nothing in your Mint House that is … [Read More...]

** BREAKING: We know why the Caged Bay Works: association founded for new business quarter in Pevensey Bay

Ashley Dawson who has taken up the position of chair of the business quarter association said, "this is all happening quite fast",—Bay Life, 31 October 2017 Location, location, … [Read More...]

LETTERS TO EDITOR: Community asset nomination by the book: Purchase the Beach Tavern, but include a library

To the editor With the imminent decision on the future of Beach Tavern, perhaps Pevensey Bay community have overlooked a possibility. Majority of pubs that have closed … [Read More...]

LETTERS TO EDITOR: Peter Dryden: Library Campaign: The ‘Voice’ of the local Conservative Association

Dear Editor, I have today received a copy of 'Voice' with the headline "SAVE OUR LIBRARY". On reading it I became aware that this was from the local Conservative Association and … [Read More...]

Every picture tells a story: Local conservative party campaign leaflet to ‘Save the Library’ blasted as shambolic

SAVING PEVENSEY BAY LIBRARY: This leaflet is appalling, at best an embarrassment, at worst an insult. The campaign is about saving the local library not saving the soul of the … [Read More...]

Retro furniture shop headed for business destination in Pevensey Bay, 2+2= 4, just add a quarter

Bay Life understands that a retro furniture shop is being considered for the new business quarter that is beginning to emerge at the heart of Pevensey Bay around the Bay Works, … [Read More...]

The Magnificent Seven: Library campaigns latest: Ore Library welcomes Friends of Pevensey Bay Library

Save Ore Library We had a second very productive planning meeting on Sunday firming up plans for the next fews weeks of the campaign. We were pleased to welcome friends form … [Read More...]

From one Woman to another: WayfinderWoman to celebrate historic female figures of Eastbourne with eye opening exhibition

IMAGE CREDIT: Wayfinder Woman, inspiring women inspiring other women ... Photo of Cllr Pat Hearn, Mayor of Eastbourne and first female Mayor of Eastbourne, Alice Hudson 2018 … [Read More...]

KEEP US POSTED: Pevensey Parish Council: Closure of our Library

CLOSURE OF OUR LIBRARY! The potential closure of Pevensey Bay Library means that EVERYONE should take part in the consultation with ESCC which is running until 14th December … [Read More...]

Coffee cake and computers, Wealden Council brings computer advice sessions to Heathfield

On Wednesday 8 November, Coffee, Cakes & Computers - the FREE drop-in computer advice sessions from Wealden District Council - is coming to Heathfield at State Hall on Station … [Read More...]

Educational Soul of Sussex: College celebrates Black History Month

IMAGE CREDIT: SUSSEX DOWNS COLLEGE With the range and diversity and creative activity coming out of the college, as well as their description of the visit to see the Tate Modern, … [Read More...]

KEEP ME POSTED: Pevensey Parish Council: Car parking in Pevensey Bay, for the avoidance of doubt

CAR PARKING IN THE BAY For the avoidance of doubt I have spoken to Wealden District Council regarding this subject and I am advised that Decriminilisation of on Street Parking … [Read More...]

East Sussex County Council: Statement to Bay Life: Introduction of civil parking enforcement

response to this article: ** BREAKING: Pay and Display comes to Pevensey Bay. It is rude to spit in the street unless you do it with the style of Sharleen Spiteri Statement to … [Read More...]

STORM BRIAN: Newhaven Lifeboat says please stay safe

16:40: Saturday 21 October 2017: Message and photos from Newhaven Lifeboat: Please stay safe. IMAGE CREDIT: Newhaven Lifeboat … [Read More...]

New poster shop in Pevensey Bay commissioned to begin campaign over Pay and Display

Congratulations to the new AD Poster Shop, the company that has set up in the new business quarter in Pevensey Bay and their commission to begin the campaign over Pay and … [Read More...]