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THIS WEEK MP Huw Merriman, public meeting over closure of Pevensey Bay Library, details announced

FEATURE TIME TO LAUNCH TABLOID JOURNAL: Death of Pevensey Bay Library much exaggerated

BUSINESS POST OF WEEK: Castle Inn, Pevensey Bay: Under New Management party

Top stories from Bay Life this month


At a meeting of East Sussex County Council today (19 September) the proposal to close 7 of 24 libraries in the county, including Pevensey Bay Library was passed. A simple view of proceedings is that, in spite of the ‘consultation’ over the next three months, we are seeing the planning of the end for Pevensey […]


David Banks, one of the management committee members of the successful Farnham community library has been invited to speak at the public meeting to be held in the Priory Court Hotel, Pevensey, Debating Chamber, next Monday (25 September, 7:00pm). David, who was a long term resident of Pevensey Bay for 30 years, living in Coast […]


MP, Huw Merriman to host public meeting over proposed Pevensey Bay Library closure “I understand that the County Council’s budgets are under pressure and they have a responsibility to ensure that their resources are allocated as well as possible. However, I also know that the library is a vital hub for the local community of […]


What a fantastic evening. Thank you to all that came along to help celebrate our new lives xxx —Castle Inn, Saturday 16 September 2017 IMAGE CREDIT: Castle Inn


Thank you to all our new advertisers. We now have 20 advertisers to launch the first tabloid edition of Bay Life the Journal, coming soon, hot off the same press as the new tabloid Guardian in Watford, courtesy of the Trinity Mirror Group.—Bay Life, 16 September 2017 Twelve page campaigning tabloid Journal prepares to launch […]


AQUA BAR EVENTS HOMEPAGE EVENTS PROGRAMME 2017: Aqua Bar & Grill, Pevensey Bay The Aqua Bar Ethos: Seated garden area opening directly onto the beach. For families, friends and the place to make friends. Eat and drink and enjoy the special aqua bar ethos in good company. Julie and Jeremy would like to extend a […]


Bay Hotel, Pevensey Bay  EVENTS HOMEPAGE EVENTS PROGRAMME 2017: Bay Hotel, Pevensey Bay Bay Hotel Pevensey Bay. Located at the heart of the village community and just a 2 minute walk from the beach. Traditional, 19th-century inn offers rooms with private bathrooms and free WiFi, a real ale bar, and a restaurant serving hearty, home […]


Police are appealing for witnesses after a young man sustained a broken nose and several broken teeth in an assault in Eastbourne. The 21-year-old victim had attempted to break-up a fight between two groups when he was attacked, causing him to fall to the ground. He was taken to Eastbourne District General Hospital where he […]


Our new chefs busy preparing our home cooked menu. Welcome to Alex and Ian —Castle Inn, 14 September 2017


Bay Life understands that a radical plan is emerging with the ambition to save Pevensey Bay Library today (13 September). A media release is promised next week with further details of the plan by the group looking to save the library Talking to a number of key figures in Pevensey Bay with a close association […]


Bay Life the Journal, the monthly broadsheet hyperlocal newspaper, that was first published in May 2015, is planning to take a big step forward, with a print deal under negotiation with Trinity Mirror.—Bay Life, 12 September 2017 Talking about the discussions, editor, Simon Montgomery, who has helped to manage the development of the newspaper said, […]


Closure of Pevensey Bay Library Just heard that pevensey bay library is on the proposal to close!! the community fought hard to have it reinstated after the flood. It would be a shame / disgrace that money was wasted refurbishing the facility. It has to be saved. Perhaps the Ray Foss library isn’t such a […]


PLANS for changes to library services in East Sussex will be discussed by senior councillors next week.—East Sussex County Council, 11 September 2017 The proposals are aimed at targeting increasingly limited resources to areas where they will have the greatest impact on improving residents’ lives. The number of people using libraries in the county has […]


Weeks of saving from Saturday job earnings and some birthday money.. My 15yr old son has just had his new bike stolen from outside ‘The Gym’ Sovereign Retail Park Eastbourne. It’s a ‘Carrera Valour’ as pic. It took him weeks of saving from Saturday job earnings and some birthday money.. Any help on finding would […]


  Linda and Andy Farewell to lovely couple from Castle Inn They will be surely missed —Dianne Dear, publisher Bay Life, 10 September 2017