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THIS WEEK Plan to establish Friends Group for Pevensey playgrounds

COMMUNITY PEVENSEY BAY HOLIDAY PARK: Wealden Council refuses permission for use of land

BUSINESS Renovation of Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay:


Something special: Renowned harpist Gabriella Dall’Olio to play concert at St Nicolas, Pevensey

It should be something special!—Simon Sargent, Churchwarden 23 April 2019 Gabriella has also enjoyed working in the pop world with stars such as Tina Turner, Sting, Phil Collins, … [Read More...]

COMMUNITY MESSAGE: John Gell, funeral, 23rd April at St Nicolas Church 11am

John Gell of fisherman’s cottage Hi, just to let you know that John Gell of fisherman's cottage, next to the Aqua bar passed away, and his funeral is on 23rd April at St Nicolas … [Read More...]

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Snapshot: Weather Pevensey Bay Tuesday 23 April

8:00am: Streaks of slightly moody white sky with some grey sky, feels a touch damp, but a tiny glimpse of blue sky, the sun is starting to shine through the cloud. No wind. … [Read More...]

Pevensey Dog Show: New event designed to educate and entertain, a fun afternoon in the beautiful village of Pevensey

Pevensey Dog Show will be held at Pevensey Recreation Ground on Sunday June 9th—Pevensey Parish Council view full details on Pevensey Parish Council website Download – … [Read More...]

Wealden: Love Your Local Market

Between 20 April and 31 May, Wealden District Council joins the Love Your Local Market campaign, which takes place in May to raise the profile of local markets and encourage people … [Read More...]

VISITOR POSTS: Bank Holiday Monday: Maria Glanville: Found this stone on Pevensey Bay beach

Found this stone on Peversey Bay beach. Written on the back was to re hide. Done good luck to them next person —Maria Glanville, 7:51am, Bank Holiday Monday 22 April editor … [Read More...]

Local residents association continues fight against overdevelopment of Park Holidays UK site in Pevensey Bay

Wealden Council WD/2018/2544/MAJ full details of decision PEVENSEY BAY JOURNAL EDITION 26 Wealden Council has refused the application for use of land for the stationing … [Read More...]

features & opinion


Bringing you sunshine, whatever the weather, an evening with Eric and Ern

BRINGING YOU SUNSHINE WHATEVER THE WEATHER! AN EVENING OF ERIC & ERN With Jonty Stephens and Ian Ashpitel Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne - Friday 26 and Saturday 27 … [Read More...]

Coming next to the Bay Hotel: Word on the street is new signage: Bi-fold doors open to a new coffee lounge experience

illustration: Jan Barron: At the turning of the Bay [2017] PEVENSEY BAY JOURNAL EDITION 26 Watch the new bi-fold doors at the Bay Hotel open to a new experience at the … [Read More...]

BUSINESS POST OF EASTER WEEK: Priory Court Hotel and Restaurant, Pevensey

Please contact the hotel on 01323 763150 Priory Court Hotel and Restaurant Castle Road Pevensey, East Sussex www.thepriorycourthotel.com KIDS EAT FREE THIS EASTER Treat the … [Read More...]

Parish council elections: Westham: Public statement: Jo Belcher

People standing for both Wealden District Council and local Parish Councils can contact us here with their public statements. To Editor As the elections for Parish … [Read More...]

neighbourhood news


Mini-hustings: Wealden Council Candidates for Pevensey Bay

Photo by Elliott Stallion on Unsplash I have arranged a mini hustings meeting for Pevensey Bay on Wednesday 24th.It will be chaired by parish Cllr Paul Scott.—Robert Slater, 15 … [Read More...]

LATEST ON JOBSBOARD: Part time kitchen assistant: Bay Hotel Pevensey Bay

Bay Hotel Pevensey Bay Part time kitchen assistant required to join our small Hotel team, must be over 18yrs old. Some kitchen experience would be beneficial but not essential as … [Read More...]

Renovation of Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay: First phase on target to finish in June

illustration: Jan Barron: At the turning of the Bay [2017] PEVENSEY BAY JOURNAL EDITION 26 The first stage renovation of the Bay Hotel is on target to finish in … [Read More...]

LETTERS: THANK YOU SO MUCH to whoever repainted the little seat at entrance to Castle Drive

Just to say........THANK YOU SO MUCH....to whoever ....repainted the little seat at the entrance to Castle Drive.....it looks so much better ! I keep the grass cut around … [Read More...]

My name is Dianne Dear and I am standing as your Independent Wealden District Councillor

Election Day on May 2 All candidates standing for both elections can be viewed here on the Wealden Council website Here we publish the statement made by Dianne Dear who is … [Read More...]

Charity Quiz Night + Fish and Chips: AquaBar, Pevensey Bay: Friday 12 April

Charity Quiz + Fish & Chips Night - Friday 12th April 19:30pm Fish an Chips caught locally, £7:50 TEAMS OF UP TO SIX PRIZES, RAFFLES AND MUCH MORE All funds raised donated … [Read More...]

LETTERS: Tidal wave of apathy in Stone Cross with Parish Council Elections

A tidal wave of apathy and indifference seems to have swept Stone Cross where the Parish Council Elections in May are concerned. The two wards of Stone Cross and Dittons, who … [Read More...]

PEVENSEY BAY HOLIDAY PARK: Wealden Council refuses permission for use of land for the stationing of 46 static holiday homes

The following decision was made by Wealden Coucnil today (11 April). WD/2018/2544/MAJ Location: PEVENSEY BAY HOLIDAY PARK (FORMERLY MARTELLO BEACH CARAVAN PARK), EASTBOURNE … [Read More...]

East Sussex Highways: Closure for six weeks: Bridge repairs, Rickney

A RURAL road through a village near Hailsham will close to allow a bridge to be repaired—East Sussex County Council, 11 April 2019 Rickney Road, in Rickney, will be closed to … [Read More...]


The A Team Are In Action Pete Marisa & Jenny are tackling a mountain of laundry today and getting it done at a rate of knots,the ironing is being processed at lighting speed … [Read More...]

Haven Players, Stone Cross: Spring production: 39 Steps: This hilarious comedy stars just 6 actors who play 139 roles

Rehearsals are going well as The Haven Players get to grips with this challenging and much loved classic Based on John Buchan's classic novel and Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps, … [Read More...]

Horse racing comes to Westham

image credit: East Sussex Association of Blind and Partially Sighted People (ESAB) www.eastsussexblind.org Friends of ESAB Race Night Horse racing comes to Westham on Saturday … [Read More...]

Parliamentary report: Seaside towns must be inspired to reinvent themselves: The case for small coastal communities

  Many seaside towns and coastal communities are in desperate need of improvements, says a new Lord's Report, chaired by Lord Bassam of Brighton The report argues that … [Read More...]

EVENTBOARD: Castle Inn, Pevensey Bay, latest updates

Castle Inn, Pevensey Bay EVENTS HOMEPAGE EVENTS PROGRAMME 2019: Castle Inn … [Read More...]

Huw Merriman MP talks about significance of tourism at Bexhill Town Forum

Image credit: De La Warr Pavilion: Wiki Commons Tourism and the big part it plays in the local economy At a packed and lively Bexhill Town Forum meeting last Friday, the town’s … [Read More...]

Help us catch these fly tippers who are ruining the Pevensey Levels

In recent weeks there has been a spate of fly tipping incidents in the Pevensey Levels desecrating the coastal marshland and threatening its delicate ecosystem. In some incidents … [Read More...]

Media release: Pevensey Parish Council: Dog Fouling in the villages

PEVENSEY Parish Council is launching a series of initiatives to deal with dog fouling in the villages. The council’s recent survey showed that dog fouling is of considerable … [Read More...]

East Sussex: 100 businesses benefit from EU grants scheme

A SCHEME which helps businesses in East Sussex to launch or grow has handed out its 100th grant to local companies.—East Sussex County Council, 6 March 2019 South East Business … [Read More...]