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THIS WEEK REVIEW: ITV Drama Flesh and Blood, filmed on location in Normans Bay

COMMUNITY Life of local campaigner, Jan Barron, to be celebrated in community with new award

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Pevensey, the Port and the Levels G.C Sacret MA edited by Robert Slater There was a dusty folder under the desk of the Court House Museum in Pevensey. It had sat there for over thirty years. It contained a loose-leaf history of Pevensey and the Levels and had been written by someone called G C […]


Plans have begun, just before the Christmas break, to see Pevensey Bay and locality become ‘a homegrown festival showcase’ in East Sussex The first of these homegrown festivals is the Pevensey Food and Drink Festival 2020, which is planned to be an annual event. The goal of festival organisers is to see that this foodie […]


Image credit: Brave the Shave Immortals, Royal Oak and Castle Inn, Pevensey Brave the Shave Immortals After losing my hair to chemo just over three weeks ago, I hoped that my moustache would last long enough for the Brave the Shave Night. It did Here’s the missus shaving it off after I auctioned it for […]


Grand Quiz: Wednesday 19 September 2018 This months grand quiz is being held on Wednesday 19th September 2018 with our bar open for a gin or two with great bar snacks also available. All monies raised is going towards the Pevensey defibrillator fund to provide a defibrillator in the market square. Quiz teams up to […]


Local musician Peter Barron, who lives in Coast Road, Pevensey Bay, signed to Copro Records, this weekend (25-26 August) posts his latest sneak preview track from his forthcoming album. Talking about his self-composed song, 99.99, he says on his twitter feed, “as promised, here’s a sneak preview of the third new song; some dirty blues, inspired […]


Image credit: Mr McGregor’s Garden from the 2017, St Nicolas Church Flower Festival St Nicolas, Pevensey Churchwarden Abigail Sargent believes that this weekend’s Flower Festival could be one of the best ever.—St.Nicolas Church, 21 August 2018 Arrangements remembering the 1953 Coronation and the Moon landing “The St Nicolas Flower Festival is always a highlight of […]


New residents association founded Bay Life understands that a new residents association was founded this evening (23 August) by residents living in and around the Timberlaine Road area of Pevensey Bay. We understand that the meeting was packed and a full range of discussions took place about various matters related to the area. with particular […]


Pevensey Defibrillator Campaign Update The draw takes place at the Grand Quiz at the Priory Court Hotel on 19 September 2018. Tickets are £2:00 each. All the prizes are donated Talking to the Pevensey Bay Journal, Robert Slater, the organiser, said “I started raising money for a defibrillator in Pevensey earlier this year. There is […]


Pevensey Arts and Literature Festival Day has taken a step forward this week as further information is becoming available in edition 20 of the Pevensey Bay Journal, published on Saturday 18 August and in local newsagents tomorrow (Wednesday 22 August). The team behind the festival offered more details today about how the Day will work, […]


Update on Wallsend Recreation Ground. The staircase on the wooden structure has now been replaced and it is now back in use. Please be aware the post on the side of the staircase is due to be replaced on Friday. As stated before we are still looking in grants to replace some of the items […]


First published in the Pevensey Bay journal Edition 20 Saturday 18 August 2018 Available in local newsagents, Wednesday 22 August, priced forty pence How’s your inner squirrel? We’ve all got one – and despite our differences on the outside, they’re probably pretty much the same If you follow football, the name Roy Keane will call […]


First published in the Pevensey Bay journal Edition 20 Saturday 18 August 2018 Available in local newsagents, Wednesday 22 August, priced forty pence Fun in the sun….it’s the school holidays It’s that time of the year, again, when the children are on school holidays and working parents/families have to juggle work with childcare. I’m very […]


Passengers are urged to plan ahead when travelling over the bank holiday weekend as Network Rail carries out major infrastructure improvements in south London, Kent and Sussex.—Network Rail, 20 August 2018 Vital improvements on the South East route The vital improvements on the South East route are part of Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade Plan with […]


IMAGE CREDIT: Herstmonceux Pre School Nick Porter,  Director of the new Pevensey & Westham Pre-school, now writes for the Pevensey Bay Journal. Here in his first column, “Letter from Nick” ,  he talks about how having the opportunity to provide the highest standards of care and education to the local children is a privilege. —Bay Life, 4 […]

pevensey boot sale

image credit: Pevensey Bay Boot sale PEVENSEY BAY BOOT SALE: The weather forecast is looking good for the weekend☀️☀️ Gates open on Sunday 3rd June at 7AM. No need to book. Generous pitch sizes. Food & drink available on site. Toilets on site. Pitch prices: £9 per car, £11 per van..no extra charge for trailers […]