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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:


To the editor I got your email address from my good friend Julie Warren who I know has been communicating with you regarding her cousin Larry Stephens. She put me in touch with you regarding Peter Sellers. For the last ten years I have been working on a Chronology of the career and work of […]


Tony Hancock, the Bay Hotel Guest Register and Prince Aly Khan To the Editor You are maybe already into this link to the sketch by Tony Hancock as Aly Aga Khancock, link attached. Who signed, the real or the alias? http://www.tonyhancock.org.uk/episode-guide/radio/series-3 The real prince was in Sussex though for the races in the 1950s with […]


FEEDBACK: WEALDEN COUNCIL ARTICLE: Discounted home composters offered to anyone living in Wealden Hey there! I thought I’d pop over an email after reading an article on your site about compost: http://www.pevenseybaylife.co.uk/discounted-home-composters-offered-to-anyone-living-in-wealden/ I hope you can help, because I’m on a one-man-crusade to get as many people into home composting as possible!! Did you know […]


Tony Hancock Appreciation Society I was interested in your piece about the Bay Hotel and its connections with Tony. If we could help with the exhibition that is being planned, please let me know. Tristan Brittain-Dissont, archivist, Tony Hancock Appreciation Society

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LITTER PICK SUNDAY 4TH MARCH 2018 Please come along to Sea Road Car Park at 10 am. Bring a pair of strong gardening gloves. Bags and pickers will be provided and a couple of hours should make a big difference to the unsightly litter problem. It would greatly help if you could phone 01323 743900 […]


Dear Sir For six months now my 27 year old daughter has been going through the process of applying to Falmer University to fulfill her dream of becoming a Paramedic. She got accepted the day following her interview (most students can wait up to six weeks for a decision ). Now when she applied it […]


To the editor My father in law used to stay in Pevensey before the Second World War in a house called Seagulls – almost on the beach – Little lane and then on the Beach – close to a butcher (in those days I suppose there were lots of shops) I am not sure if […]


Karen Hudson ran an incredibly successful family event with her Disney Day on Saturday.  My great niece and nephew loved it – it was wonderful to see so many children scampering around in their disney costumes, and also young people getting together and having a good time.  She really does deserve a big public well […]


I’m sorry to say that our labradoodle Bubbles was involved in a second incident with a fisherman’s hook. During her walk last night she became tangled up in a line, attached to it was two hooks. One became embedded in her mouth and the second in her back leg. She was taken to the emergency […]


Dear Sir, Bay Hotel We lived there from 1954-1971.. My mother and father made a wonderful place to stay on the south coast. We had Italian chefs..and a great working staff. The guests were from all walks of life.. including Tony Hancock..Sabrina, Ronald Shiner..and The Batchelors..only a few of celebrities that I can remember….We had […]


To the editor Sad, and sudden, closure of the Pevensey & Westham Playgroup Having read of the sad, and sudden, closure of the Pevensey & Westham Playgroup, I write to offer the parents of the children who attended the playgroup an opportunity to have some free sessions at the nearby Herstmonceux Pre-school. As a village […]


To editor I am seething, I placed an order online for a Miah take away on Thursday 28th December at 7.15pm, I received order confirmation. I was home alone with no way of contacting them other than email and chase my order at around 8.35pm and no reply. I got another order receipt on Saturday […]


Sir Is there any funding put aside for Pevensey Bay pedestrian walk ways. I am looking at the side where the pavement is very wide. Can I suggest the pavement is reduced, and the parking bays lined in preparation of any forthcoming parking restrictions. In addition some greenery like pots and tress as looks like […]


IMAGE CREDIT: Dani Lee To the editor I just want to say that I agree with every word that your young correspondent, Dani Lee said in her article in the latest Journal Gina Bowman editor: We have had a small mailbag of very positive comment about the opinion piece written by Dani Lee in the […]


Sir, Well done and a big thank you to Pevensey Parish Council for their decision to agree in principle a contribution towards a joint funding proposal currently under discussion by the joint working party chaired by Huw Merriman,MP aimed at helping the library open. Bearing in mind the number of library members from the adjoining […]